Staff Process Engineer

Title Staff Process Engineer
Company Intersil

Milpitas, CA


Intersil seeks an experienced and energetic Applications/Firmware Engineer to join our growing team. Responsibilities include Applications support of SIP cable products, development of module/cable firmware and development of automated firmware programming and cable test processes for manufacture of SIP Active Cables.  Additionally, ability to develop microcontroller hardware and firmware to be used in next generation smart active cables is desirable.

•    Analyze foundry lots for WAT, probe, and final test data, including both parametric and bin data. Identify exception lots as well as long term trends.
•    Correlate yield issues to manufacturing and/or product deficiencies.
•    Drive improvements at foundries. Collaborate with the foundry engineers to identify manufacturing-related root cause of low yield and implement solutions.
•    Drive improvements on products. Collaborate with PE/TE and Design to identify root cause of product-based low yield and release changes.
•    Manage projects such as fab transfers, including process installation, qualification, and release.
•    Manage production release of new technologies.
•    Gather foundry performance metrics (Cycle Time, WAT & Probe Yield, Cpk of critical in-line parameters etc.) and generate quarterly scorecards for foundry partners.


MS in EE or Equivalent, 5+ years semiconductor industry experience.  Desire experience in working with external foundries for various submicron technology nodes. Knowledge of Analog mixed mode processes and modules is highly desirable.  Experience in solving process issues at various technology nodes. Must be able to work and interact with internal product and design groups.  Experience with MS Office programs as well as statistical analysis software (e.g. JMP, datapower, etc.) is desirable.  Must have inter-personal and communication skills to get assigned tasks completed within the designated time frame


Intersil is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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