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Title:  Staff Test Engineer

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country/Region:  US
State:  CA
City:  San Jose
Business Unit:  IoT and Infrastructure Business Unit
Office:  REA(San Jose)
Job Function:  Hardware (Digital)
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas Electronics Americas (REA) is a dynamic, multi-cultural tech company where employees can learn, mentor and thrive. REA brings together the strong financial foundation of a multi-billion dollar global operation and the flexibility and velocity of a smaller organization. We are developing technologies for the latest advances in mobile computing, secured connected devices, autonomous driving, smart homes and factories and more. Our solutions are at the heart of products developed by the major innovators around the world. Join us and be part of what’s next in electronics.


Key Qualifications:

  • In depth knowledge of Semiconductor Manufacturing Process, Electronic Engineering Fundamentals, Design for Test and Manufacturing Concepts
  • Participation in DFT and test solution planning during design
  • Expertise in Semiconductor Test Methodology on Advantest 93K and MicroFlex
  • Experience working on Digital, Mixed Signal and PMIC Devices with hands on VLSI ATE experience. System level experience is a plus
  • Device characterization experience
  • Strong Programming skills for writing and debugging test programs.
  • Competency in programming with Scripting languages (ie, PERL) and high level languages (ie, C/C++ or Visual Basic.)
  • Able to work with test equipment (ie, oscilloscope, logic analyzer, etc)
  • 10+ years relevant experience



  • Develop and document test and DFT plan for new devices
  • Participate in developing device testability
  • Define most-cost effective and highest quality solution for mass production
  • Design and debug test ATE SW and HW (93K/PS1600 and MicroFlex/iFlex)
  • Debug and characterize new silicon to mass production with the fastest time to market
  • Bring quality and cost effective test solution for mass production
  • Coordinate test related activities with both internal and external group
  • Work with other groups to resolve customer device issues and generate effective test solutions


We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto