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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 qualification for this role:

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