Senior R&D Engineer

TE Connectivity

Location: Fremont, California

Job Type: Full time

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Job Overview

JOB OVERVIEW

TE Connectivity’s R&D/Product Development Engineering Teams conceive original ideas for new MEMS products, introduce them into practice. They are responsible for designing the next generation of MEMS sensors for medical, industrial, automotive and consumer applications. He/she works closely with internal and external customers for product definition, performs process and design simulations and arrives at optimal and competitive solutions. He/she is a technical leader, with deep understanding of MEMS wafer processing, MEMS design and packaging tradeoffs, and customer applications. He/she can lead complex projects from concept through development, qualification and volume production. He/she further contributes to the long-term roadmaps for new MEMS products, wafer fab processing, assembly, test and ASIC definitions.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ability to design MEMS sensors (pressure, force, accelerometers) and to meet product specifications
  • Expertise in FEA modeling with ANSYS and process modeling with Athena/SUPREM (or equivalent tools)
  • Deep understanding of MEMS/semiconductor wafer processing and tools.
  • Layout experience in MEMS or advanced CMOS devices along with verification tools. L-Edit experience
  • preferred. Familiar with mask generation and alignment requirements and procedures.
  • Hands-on MEMS/semiconductor wafer fab experience.
  • Understanding of MEMS/semiconductor device physics and testing.
  • Ability to extract sensor performance parameters from data and use advanced statistical & data analysis to
  • draw conclusions and make decisions.
  • Understanding of advanced semiconductor/MEMS packaging, and their influence on sensor performance.
  • Participate in cross-functional teams, support product qualification and release to volume production.


OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROWTH

  • Leading designer in a high-growth business unit with innovative product developments.
  • Technical leadership in determining designs and process flows.
  • Work directly with customers to provide most innovative and capable sensors for next generation applications
  • High visibility position with opportunities to contribute to the strategic company direction.

What your background should look like:

WHAT YOUR BACKGROUND SHOULD LOOK LIKE:


  • M.S. or Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, MEMS and Nanotechnology, or similar degree is required.
  • 5+ years experience with MEMS design and product development is required.
  • Work experience in semiconductor/MEMS wafer fab.
  • Self-starter, self-motivator with the ability to work effectively in an international and diverse team environment with effective communication and presentation skills.

Competencies

Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
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