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Title:  Principal Reliability Engineer

Requisition ID:  38004
Department:  IoT and Infrastructure Quality Assurance Departmen

Palm Bay, FL, US

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

Job Type:  Permanent - Full Time 

Travel Required:  0% 

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.

Principal Quality and Reliability Engineer

Location: Palm Bay, FL


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


Renesas Electronics America, Inc. is looking for a Principal Quality & Reliability Engineer

interested in being part of the Quality Assurance team located in Palm Bay Florida supporting our space and commercial products.  Renesas Electronics America is a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions.




The successful candidate will have significant experience managing multidisciplinary teams to support the successful design, qualification, and high volume manufacturing of space and commercial semiconductor products.


• Direct knowledge of MIL-PRF-38535 and its implementation to support space / radiation hardened products qualification and manufacture.  Strong working knowledge of MIL-STD 883 and 750 methods.

• Subject expert in silicon manufacture, assembly, and test processes with in-depth knowledge of associated integration issues.

• History leading teams in the resolution of complex technical problems.

• Support requests for Reliability Report/Data, Qualification Report/Data, FIT Rate, etc

• Support Internal, External (MIL-PRF-38535), and Customer audits

• Perform Customer spec reviews and answer Customer questionnaires

Excellent verbal and written communication/presentation skills




Requires a minimum of 12 years of related experience with advanced engineering degree.  Mentors, trains, and otherwise leverages knowledge and experience to improve the capabilities of his/her local area. Is an acknowledged contributor in the technical community.  Possesses and demonstrates significant depth or breadth of knowledge in the semiconductor manufacturing/assembly/test industry. Considered to be an expert in one or more technical fields.  Demonstrates an ability to convert sophisticated theoretical concepts into value-added practical results.  Self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision.




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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