Test Engineer

  • Job Reference: 86274568-2
  • Date Posted: 15 April 2019
  • Recruiter: Global Foundries
  • Location: Essex Junction, Vermont
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Technology

Job Description

Job Summary

This position is for a Test Engineer who will work with designers and RF engineers to help design / develop and characterize complex RF circuits required for high frequency RF SOI or bulk technologies. The candidate will be responsible for developing and testing RF circuits to evaluate technology process and model development. In addition, the candidate will contribute to improving the modeling lab???s software infrastructure.

Essential Responsibilities

?• Basic understanding of RF measurements and RF circuits

?• DC and RF device characterization

?• Very good understanding of various RF circuits ??" PAs/ LNAs etc ??" circuit topology / layout as well as characterizing RF measurements such as S-parameters, IMD, Noise parameter, LoadPull etc

?• Ability to work within a team and with modelers / designers spread across various time zones

?• Work closely with equipment vendors

Required Qualifications

?• Bachelors in Electrical Engineering or Physics with relevant experience in semiconductor characterization using RF tools for various measurements ??" S-param / noise/ loadpull

?• Experience with RF circuit design

?• Experience in C/C++, python, Smalltalk programming.

?• Good analytical problem-solving skills.

?• Strong written and oral communication skills

?• Excellent ability to meet tight deadlines, commitments and deliver customer requirements

Preferred Qualifications

?• Masters in EE or Physics with 2+ year experience in RF characterization

?• Device Physics and RF circuit design background

?• On wafer probing experience

?• Calibration and S-parameter testing upto 100GHz

?• Experience with loadpull calibration and testing

?• Good relationship building skills

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An offer of employment with GLOBALFOUNDRIES is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, as applicable and subject to applicable laws and regulations.

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.