Semiconductor Test Engineer

Semiconductor Test Engineer

Location: Cambridge  |   Job Ref: 181026STE

PragmatIC is looking for an experienced, enthusiastic Semiconductor Test Engineer to work within our R&D team to develop and execute reliable, cost effective and high-quality test solutions for low to moderately-complex products. The successful candidate will play a key role in the introduction and evaluation of new products and technologies.

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Key tasks:

  • Develop test plans
  • Take ownership of these plans through to completion
  • Specify equipment needs
  • Troubleshoot and debug systems, circuits, and devices
  • Document processes and report on results
  • Automate and optimise tests
  • Write bespoke scripts for instrument control and data analysis.
  • Drive continuous improvement of test methodology for semiconductor equipment
  • Analyse and resolve technical problems

Qualifications and training:

Degree in Electronic Engineering, Physics or equivalent

Skills and experience:

  • Strong software development skills in Python
  • Strong software development skills in LabVIEW and R (an advantage)
  • Knowledge of proper and effective use of lab test equipment
  • General analogue and digital circuit analysis skills             
  • Working knowledge of semiconductor quality and process controls (an advantage)
  • RF test experience (an advantage)
  • Experience of statistical methods and data analysis
  • Ability to creatively find solutions to problems
  • Demonstrate excellent time management skills
  • Be enthusiast, tenacious and display ingenuity