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Title:  Test Engineer

Department:  Automotive PMIC Development MLP Department

Milpitas, CA, US

Job Function:  Test Engineering

Job Type:  Permanent - Full Time 

Travel Required:  Up to 25% 

Remote Work Available:  No 


Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter world, and our goal is to make every endpoint intelligent by offering product solutions in the automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT markets. Our robust product portfolio includes world-leading MCUs, SoCs, analog and power products, plus Winning Combination solutions that curate these complementary products. 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 employs roughly 21,000 people in more than 30 countries worldwide. As a global team, our employees actively embody the Renesas Culture, our guiding principles based on five key elements: Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial. Renesas believes in, and has a commitment to, diversity and inclusion, with initiatives and a leadership team dedicated to its resources and values. At Renesas, we want to build a sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics and the world.

Test Development Engineer

Test engineer will be responsible for designing and developing test solutions on Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) for new products verification, qualification, characterization, and manufacturing of high-performance Power Management and Battery Management products.


-Design, develop, and debug hardware and software solution for characterization, qualification, and production release

-Work with design and application engineers in defining and developing test methods, test plans, and DFT (Design For Test)

-Debug test programs, correlate data, and optimize test time for production release

-Develop ATE test solutions in C/C++ language using Eagle Test System (ETS364) or other ATE platform

-Support offshore manufacturing for yield improvement, product transfer, and test time reduction

-Manage and maintain projects milestones 



Education and skill Requirements

-BSEE or Higher Required 

- 1-3 Years Experience with Test Engineering 

-Familiar with analog and digital circuitry

-Knowledgeable with C/C++ and Visual Basic programming

-Strong background on electrical circuit analysis theory and design

-Know how to use lab instruments such as Oscilloscope, meter, power supply, and etc. 

-Be able to use statistical analysis and interpret data

-Have strong communication and interpersonal skills



Renesas Electronics America is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to celebrating diversity and fostering a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

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