Reliability Engineer




BS degree in Physics, EE, Mat. Sci. (or related engineering discipline) with classwork including  semiconductor physics and electronics. Experience with electronic component reliability JEDEC/AEC-Q100 and associated standards a plus.  Wafer level reliability experience also a plus.


  • Design and debug hardware for biased product reliability evaluation
  • Evaluate and Qualify CMOS Imaging Sensor (CIS) products for mass production
  • Collaborate with foundries to assess, characterize, and improve CIS processes
  • Work with R&D, design, process, package, and product engineers to qualify new process technologies, and ensure quality of design performance for advanced CIS processes to meet customer reliability requirements
  • Issue internal product qualification and evaluation project summaries
  • Make meeting presentations to discuss project results and product issues
  • Prepare and issue product reliability release reports


  • BS degree in Physics, EE, Mat. Sci. (or equivalent) with classwork in electronics and semiconductor physics
  • Ability to design component reliability hardware and develop reliability infrastructure
  • Some working knowledge of CMOS devices
  • Some experience in IC components and IC package reliability qualification desired
  • Wafer level reliability knowledge preferred
  • Familiarity with foundry FEOL and BEOL reliability tests/metrics
  • Prior exposure to component engineering a plus
  • Working knowledge of commercial and automotive reliability standards (JEDEC, AEC)
  • Familiarity with IC components reliability failure modes, mechanisms, and failure analysis techniques preferred
  • Good social and communications skills - comfortable working in multicultural teams