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Title:  Test Engineer for Automotive Sensors (f/m/d)

Requisition ID:  35484
Department:  System Test and Development Department

Dresden, DE

Job Function:  Software

Renesas is looking for pro-active and results-oriented   
Test Engineer [(Senior) Engineer] (f/m/d)

Based out of our Dresden 


To further strengthen our automotive sensor division group (including SSC, position sensing and Lidar) at our Dresden location we are looking for a Senior Test Engineer (f/m/d)  to develop next-generation power/mixed-signal technologies.




  • Responsible to provide state-of-the-art Test Solution (hardware and software) for Wafer Test and Final Test for automotive Sensor IC products
  • Develop Test Concept and Test Specification for Automotive Sensor IC products
  • Work closely with IC Design team to develop DfT strategy
  • Drive the test development activities during the product development
  • Develop characterization, qualification and production test programs for  Automotive Sensor IC products
  • Support product characterization and product analysis
  • Work closely with Validation team to ensure good measurement performance on ATE
  • Ensure modular test program concept and a high degree of reuse of developed test solutions
  • Responsible for production test transfer to offshore production facilities
  • Active support of production ramp-up and measures to improve yield and test costs
  • Support of customer complaints, support of device analyzes, application support
  • Support first customer samples testing, pre-qualification and characterization




  • Degree in the fields of Electrical Engineering/ Information Technology, Master preferred
  • Minimum 4-5 years of experience in the field of test engineering
  • Knowledge of handling and programming of Automated Test equipment (e.g. Advantest V93000)
  • Proficient in developing  and verifying test programs in C/ C++
  • Capable to develop schematics for load boards for FT and WT. Knowledgeable about signal integrity and best practice layout to conduct layout reviews with external PCB house.
  • Experienced in debugging load boards with lab equipment like oscilloscope, generators, DMM etc.
  • Knowledgeable in circuit design of analog/ mixed-signal circuits, as well as in the use of DfT methods
  • Good communication and technical reporting skills, both written and oral 
  • High level of self-motivation and drive
  • Good team player and independent worker
  • Experience in automotive development process and standards, especially ISO 16949 & 26262 is highly appreciated
  • Valid and existing residence and work permit for Germany
  • Fluent in English




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