NPI Product Engineer

Syncsort   •  

Burlington, ON

8 - 10 years

Posted 177 days ago

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New Product Introduction (NPI)

• Interact regularly with the Marketing and Design groups to influence the design for manufacturability, design for test, design for reliability, ease of volume ramp and realization of NPI targets such as break even time, yield, cost and quality
• Participate in decisions on the development or sourcing of technologies required for new products
• Review design implementation for manufacturability and testability
• Coordination of, and contributing to test and characterization plans and device validation plans, working with the Test Development and Validation groups
• Co-ordinate the product qualification planning, documentation and reporting
• Actively participate in the Design Reviews and Test Reviews
• Perform capability analysis, margin analysis, correlation studies and yield modeling on new products
• Review and optimize coverage, test limits and guard banding
• Coordinate manufacturing documentation for production transfer and product maintenance
• Work with Production Process/Packaging Engineering in the resolution of problems that occur during wafer fabrication, packaging, die sort and final package test processes
• Drive the resolution of failure analysis, root cause and corrective actions for field returns
• Develop product specific failure analysis flow if appropriate
• Project management of the above product engineering responsibilities


• Electrical Engineer with at least 8years of product engineering experience in the semi-conductor industry
• Strong knowledge of high speed serial digital interconnect components and test methodologies
• Experience in high speed digital ATE test platforms or equivalent rack solutions
• Experience with quality systems including corrective actions, 8D reports, non-conformance reports, and failure analysis reports
• Experience with JEDEC, and/or Mil quality requirements
• Experience with yield management tools
• Experience with project management is an asset

Demonstrated track record for:

• Introducing effective methods for product yield and quality improvement and production cost reduction
• Good decision making, problem solving abilities based on analytical/statistical approaches
• Creation and maintenance of product manufacturing documentation
• Summarizing technical plans and results through reports and presentations
• Achieving results in a multi project, cross-functional team environment
• Exercising strong leadership and communication skills in influencing peers and management
• Working with external sourcing and external subcontractors.

Job Code: 996