Senior Test Engineer

17 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Test Engineer
An interesting position for a Senior Test Engineer has become available working with a globally renowned leading supplier of high-quality analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products.
With company headquarters situated in California and with a network of offices in 14 countries around the world, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a company who prides themselves with being big enough to have global reach but still remain a size where their staff can influence and make an impact through great performance and innovation.
As Senior Test Engineer you will be based in the Bristol office and be reporting to the Test Manager.
You will be playing a key role supporting the Test Team in the delivery of high quality test results utilising 'best practice' methodologies in-line with quality management systems and requirements.
The Role
Job purpose:
The job-holder delivers high quality test results utilising 'best practice' methodologies in-line with quality management systems and requirements.
Principal Responsibilities:
* Participates in new product design meetings and drives analog/digital DFT techniques in new designs;
* Develops and implements test solutions for new products including software, hardware and documentation;
* Actively participates in the product development teams throughout the NPI cycle focussing on DFT and testability;
* Develops and maintains collaborative working relationships with designers, product, validation, test and applications engineers;
* Feedback & communicate with the product or project team regarding problems, defects, questions & suggestions that arise during the development & delivery lifecycle;
* New product ATE characterization;
* Test Solution qualification over voltage and temperature;
* Collect and organize test and measurement data and create reports;
* Create production documentation for the test solutions;
* Identification, review & maintenance of test cases & test results;
* Ensure that document & quality reviews take place & are recorded.
Key performance expectations:
* Executes appropriate test solutions and keeps the core team up-to-date;
* Delivery of high quality test results in line with quality management standards;
* Well written, accurate and timely produced reports and updates, containing clearly presented results;
* Good working relationships developed and maintained;
* Timescales met.
Knowledge, skills and experience:
* Degree in Electronic Engineering or similar discipline;
* Proven experience in ATE semiconductor testing;
* Bring up and support in offshore test locations;
* Wafer probe test development;
* Data communication hardware design/debugging or RF hardware design/debug experience;
* ATE development hands on experience, including writing test methods. V93K preferred;
* Mixed signal testing experience. Familiar with DSP testing techniques, under sampling and Fourier analysis;
* Schematic Design Entry / PCB Layout using tools such as Protel Designer;
* Ability to perform PCB design reviews;
* Understand the contributors to cost and design cost effective test solutions;
* In-depth understanding of hardware test methodologies and procedures;
* Proficient in the use of MS Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Email systems.
Additional information:
* Occasional travel may be required;
* Undertake such other comparable duties as may be required by the Team Manager or VP, Product, Test & Optical AE.
For further information please contact Lisa Brassington on (Apply online only) or email

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