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Sr. Product Engineer at Syntiant
Irvine, CA, US

Primary responsibility to bring IC products to high-volume production. Primary interface to internal design teams, primary interface to suppliers and other 3rd party contractors and interfacing with customers regarding any and all production related issues. Responsible for the product from product inception all the way through end of life of the product.


Main duties for this role include but are not limited to:

    Interface with design groups to ensure manufacturability of the product, including testability, yield, and quality

    In case 3rd party IP is integrated with the product, ensure manufacturability, yield and testability of 3rd party IP

    Close interaction with quality to ensure necessary quality requirements are properly implemented

    Deliver production test program for the product, including HW development and bench correlation

    Manage test program transfer to overseas test-house

    Execute on product qualification of the product, including selection/qualification/interfacing with necessary 3rd party partners (HTOL, ESD, LU), package qualification and board qualification

    Define and deliver package for the product

    Drive product qualification schedule

    Deliver required product qualification documentation

    Maintain traceability of production flow

    Drive ongoing cost reduction for the product (test time reduction, yield optimization)

    Day to day management of foundry partner(s)

    Day to day management of test partner(s)

    Day to day management of packaging partner(s)

    Own tape-out process including check-list

    Manage field returns

    Manage production release process

    Manage product qualification budget

    Own cost model and manage over-all cost trade-offs during product development process

    Planning of test-chips, engineering samples and early production ramp


Minimum qualifications:

10+ years of relevant industry experience

    B.Sc, M.Sc in EE preferred

    Candidate has been responsible to drive silicon products into high-volume production with tier-1 customers

    Experience with auto-motive products is a plus

    Experience with embedded flash technology is a plus

    Delivered products in advanced CMOS process nodes

    Thorough understanding of industry requirements for high-volume Si product qualification and involvement with standards bodies (JEDEC)

    Excellent network with tier-1 suppliers in the entire silicon supply chain

    Fluent with Teradyne or Advantest test platforms

    Proven debugging skills

    Proven program management skills

    Great team player, communicator and collaborator

    Role is based in Irvine and will require occasional travel to meet with customers and suppliers

*To apply, send your PDF resume  with the subject line "Sr. Product Engineer"