Staff Characterization Engineer

ENGINEERING Mechelen, Belgium


Cover letter outlining your motivation to move to, live and work in Belgium , along with a description of what makes you interested and suited for the role is required with submittal of your CV

The Staff Characterization Engineer will evaluate system and functional requirements and validate silicon prototypes and products against these requirements. You may also support customers throughout their evaluation and design-in of OMNIVISION products. This is an opportunity which is open to engineers with a strong experience in CMOS image sensor characterization.

Duties & Responsibilities

• Lead and grow a characterization engineering team supporting sensor and pixel characterization
• Set up evaluation system, software and hardware in the image sensor evaluation laboratory
• Bring up silicon and validate CMOS Image Sensor Performance and Function in collaboration with the design engineers
• Develop scientific approaches to collect and analyze R&D test data.
• Development of characterization methods
• Interact with international characterization teams, test & product engineers
• Develop thorough understanding of the product capabilities, performance and behavior in a customer application in collaboration with the application engineers


  • Staff level engineer with experience working on CMOS image sensor characterization
  • Can understand electrical diagrams, logic designs.
  • Familiar with statistical data analysis and automated processing (e.g. python, matlab)
  • Experience or interest in working with electrical testing and debugging tools such as an oscilloscope and other lab equipment
  • Must have a strong teamwork mentality, excellent communication skills.