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Title:  Senior IC Validation Engineer

Requisition ID:  39835
Department:  Industrial Interface & Sensor Solution Department

Dresden, DE

Job Function:  Validation Engineer

Senior IC Validation Engineer (f/m/d)

Based out of our Dresden office in Germany.

To support the strong growth and the diversity of our Environmental Sensing products our Sensor Solution team (IISS) is seeking a System Validation Engineer (Junior/Senior/Staff).


You will be responsible for the validating and characterization of the performance of integrated circuits and the functionality of entire systems on a chip (SOCs).


IISS is head-quartered in Dresden and market leader in Sensor Signal Conditioning Solutions and Air Quality Sensing for industrial, medical and IoT applications.


Your Role:


  • Validation Planning: Setup a validation plan based on the product specification and track validation progress.
  • Test Bench Development: Design, setup and maintain mechanical & electrical test benches for different products. Develop automated IC characterization programs using the NI PXI bench test system.
  • Validation Testing: Execute electrical validation and characterization of mixed-signal-ICs and building blocks according to the validation plan. Summarize validation results and generate a product validation report. Support root cause analysis in case of functional or parametric specification compliance issues.
  • Correlation with ATE: Carry out correlation measurements between automated production test equipment (ATE) and laboratory equipment.
  • Documentation: Document test bench setups and characterization steps.


Your profile:


  • Engineering or technician degree in electrical engineering, electronics, physics or related fields
  • Experience in mixed-signal (analog/digital) semiconductor circuit measurement/characterization
  • Profound knowledge in measurement techniques and test automation using Python and C#
  • Ability to design and operate evaluation boards
  • Well structured, analytical, and solution-oriented way of working
  • Strong communication skills, open-minded and ability to work in a team
  • Fluent in English


Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) empowers a safer, smarter and more sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. A leading global provider of microcontrollers, Renesas combines our expertise in embedded processing, analog, power and connectivity to deliver complete semiconductor solutions. These Winning Combinations accelerate time to market for automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT applications, enabling billions of connected, intelligent devices that enhance the way people work and live. Learn more at Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.


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