Posted On Apr 19

Sr. MEMS and Sensor Validation Engineer

NXP Semiconductors

Location : Chandler, AZ

Headquarters : Netherland

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Experience : Senior Level

Job Description

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better, and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the automotive, industrial & IoT, mobile, and communication infrastructure markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has over 29,000 employees in more than 30 countries and posted revenue of $8.88 billion in 2019.

Scope of Responsibilities/Expectations
The MEMS and Sensor Validation Engineer will lead the product design validation activities required for the development of the new Sensor Automotive, Consumer and Industrial products.

Responsibilities include:

  • Defining a MEMS and System validation plan coordinating with the project team
  • Developing the required software and hardware for the sensor validation, including schematics and layout.
  • Providing validation support to internal MEMS research and development efforts, and
  • Coordinating the release of the new validation platform, generating correlation samples and characterizing prototypes.

The MEMS and System Validation Engineer must be hands-on, provide technical leadership and solutions to execute the product design validation and communicate the status with management and key Customers as necessary.

  • The ideal candidate will possess the following behaviors and/or characteristics: Team oriented, self-motivated, proactive, positive thinking, data driven, high technical skills, strong documentation, organization and communication skills, flexible, customer sensitive, goal oriented, problem solver. Project and team-leadership skills.

Specific Knowledge/Skills

  • Minimum of MSEE with 2+ years of experience or BSEE with 4+ years of experience in Semiconductor Products Validation or MEMS Validation.
  • PCB schematic and layout experience.
  • Understanding of circuit design and testing methods for analog, mixed signal, and digital circuits.
  • Experience with software development (LabVIEW, Python, Visual Basic), FPGA’s and Microcontrollers.
  • Skills in statistics and statistical software (JMP, Minitab), data analysis and reporting.
  • Prior product experience with Sensor Systems/MEMS knowledge is a strong plus.

NXP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer regardless of age, color, national origin, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, status as a disabled veteran and/or veteran of the Vietnam Era or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, NXP will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified disabled individuals.

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