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Title:  Senior Test Engineer


Austin, US

Job Function:  N/A

Company Overview:
Renesas is a global semiconductor company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of cutting-edge technologies including self-driving cars, robots, automated factory equipment, and smart home applications. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas is a global, multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company headquartered in Japan, and has subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide. Renesas is a dynamic, multi-cultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. Renesas is extending our share in fast-growing data economy-related markets such as infrastructure and data center, and strengthening our presence in the industrial/IOT and automotive segments. Our solutions drive products developed by major innovators around the world. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics.


Job Description

Test development engineers are critical to Renesas' power management products.  They interface directly with the design team to define unique and novel test modes for our current and future generation products.  Test engineers also play a critical role in working with the applications team to shape the final device datasheet through characterization and DFT activities.  
As a test engineer, you are involved with the entire NPI (new production introduction) process that starts from feasibility, DFT, test H/W design, device bring up, ATE characterization, all the way to offshore production test program release. It is test engineer’s job to ensure that each device shipped meets the Renesas’s high quality standards. At the same time, a test engineer also works constantly to identify areas to maximize efficiency, test yield and minimize test cost.  


Locations: Bridgewater NJ (preferred), North Carolina , Austin, San Jose, Milpitas, Palm Bay



Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer engineering or Computer science
  • Strong test development and debug skills on Eagle ETS platform
  • Hands-on experience on ATE test development for analog, digital and mixed-signal. Proficient with ATE analog digital instruments, PCB layout parasitic reduction, and  strong debug/troubleshooting experience
  • Hands-on experience in debugging analog products with serial bus interfaces
  • Strong knowledge high parallel DFT methods
  • Strong experience in programming such as visual  C++, basic, Perl, python, etc.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Familiar with Teradyne and Advantest ATE systems
  • Experience with high current/high accuracy 
  • Experience in ATE characterization and test time reduction



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer engineering or Computer science + 12 years of experience test H/W and test program development
  • Master's degree in Electrical/Computer engineering or Computer science + 8 years of experience test H/W and test program development
  • PhD in Electrical/Computer engineering or Computer science + 5 years of experience test H/W and test program development


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

Nearest Major Market: Austin