RF Test Engineer

Cree   •  

Research Triangle Park, NC

Industry: Manufacturing


Less than 5 years

Posted 86 days ago

This job is no longer available.

What can Wolfspeed do for you?

  • The opportunity to work for a technical leader SiC Power and GaN RF solutions
  • Our company has a broad portfolio in growing markets, which provides good opportunities for career growth and experience
  • Developing and maintaining RF testing of new product designs and new technologies which will advance your knowledge and experience
  • This role will provide the opportunity to be hands-on with regard to technical challenges
  • Work with elite group of Design Engineers, Product Engineers and RF Test Engineers

What can you do for Wolfspeed?

  • Primary responsibility is to develop, sustain and improve RF and DC test systems.
  • Diagnose problems and implement corrective actions for test systems.
  • Maintain calibrated test systems and consumables (including backups) to minimize tool down time.
  • Apply knowledge of object oriented design and good software practices to develop and validate robust production test software.
  • Generate and maintain complete process documentation, procedures and capacity models for test systems.
  • Support offshore contract manufacturer in the sustainment of RF packaging operations.
  • Design and execute software and hardware improvements to increase measurement accuracy, throughput and yields
  • Utilize statistical process control (SPC) methods to monitor integrity of test systems.
  • Ensure the accuracy and completeness of test data and draw conclusions from it.
  • Facilitate training and certification of production personnel operating test systems.
  • Collaborate with other software engineers maintaining a robust process for software verification and control.
  • Generate equipment requirements for capital purchase in line with the new product roadmap and bring those tools on-line within the project schedule.
  • Work with product development group on test strategies that minimize wafer probe requirements while maintaining product integrity to specifications.

What you need for success:

  • Candidate must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder.
  • Bachelor's Degree in electrical, computer engineering, or other related field (e.g. physics).
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in RF Amplifier measurements and technical support in production volume manufacturing environment
  • Software development and debugging experience.
  • 2 or more years of experience with VB6, VB.NET, or C#.NET.
  • Hands-on experience automating RF test equipment such as signal generators, power meters, spectrum analyzers and network analyzers
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot RF systems utilizing circuit schematics and other technical documentation.
  • Basic knowledge of SPC and experimental design.
  • High energy, self motivated attitude with strong communication skills and an ability to interface effectively with different backgrounds and at every level of the organization.
  • Strong attention to detail while effectively managing time.
  • Must have excellent English communication skills.

Highly preferred skills and certifications:

  • Object-oriented software development and debugging experience.
  • Experience measuring RF FET and amplifier performance.
  • Knowledge of semiconductor wafer-level manufacturing and test.
  • Proficient with MS Excel and MS Access databases.
  • Experience with SQL Queries, including Join.
  • Extensive data analysis skills (Access, JMP, Matlab, etc.).
  • Extensive experience with SPC and experimental design.
  • Experience with compound semiconductor FET concepts and technologies.
  • In-depth technical knowledge of semiconductor wafer probing equipment.
  • 2018-7212