Senior Test Engineer


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Location Cork
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Michael Brennan

Senior Test Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-13219
Senior Test Engineer

Job Description:

Our Client’s fast-growing Analog Power and Interface Division (APID) is looking for an experienced and motivated Senior Test Engineer to provide test software and hardware solutions for its diverse analog and mixed-signal portfolio of products. Where will you work?

At our state-of-the-art Research and Development Centre here in Cork, we are focused on delivering innovative solutions to meeting our customer needs now and in the future. Our culture is focused on teamwork, collaboration whilst working with our clients to support their success. What will you do in this position?

  • Experience in all stages of new product test development is critical to this position.
  • Work within a multi-disciplined team environment interacting with design, architecture, applications, marketing, product engineering and production manufacturing.
  • Develop hardware and software solutions for wafer probe, qualification testing, characterization and cost-effective production test packages that can be utilized and sustained in high volume production.
  • Experience and knowledge include analog, power and mixed-signal device/circuitry comprised of HV drivers, LED drivers, CAN/LIN, USB port power, Buck/Boost regulators, LDO’s, and PIC uProc based designs (embedded CPU testing).
  • Leading comprehensive Test Plan Reviews and Peer Reviews, documenting, and tracking project details.
  • This position is in Cork, Ireland, but some travel may be required to help launch new product test solutions.


  • BS or MS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering.
  • 8-12 years of experience developing ATE test solutions for analog and mixed-signal semiconductor devices.
  • Experience with analog and mixed signal ATE platforms.
  • Must possess a knowledge of analog test methods for power and mixed-signal semiconductor devices0.00.
  • Experience with analog, power and mixed signal PCB design and layout (Altium, PADS or similar).
  • Strong analytical, and problem-solving skills with an understanding of semiconductor test and FA methods.
  • Software experience with C, C++ or Microsoft Visual Basic.
  • Generation of detailed Test Specifications from Device Specifications.
  • Understanding of ISO, QS9000, TS16949 and Q100 quality standards.
  • Solid communications and organizational skills including attention to detail with multitasking, relationship building skills, and working with global teams across multiple time-zones.
  • Offshore travel for up to 4 weeks a possibility 1-2 times a year.
  • Hours must be flexible to accommodate tester usage and communication with global team members.
  • Excellent communication skills which are required to span across global teams and shared test applications within our client.
  • Be self-driven, motivated, and capable of embracing a fast paced, continuously evolving and improving culture.

Highly Desired Skills:

  • Preferred ATE knowledge and experience: SPEA C600MX/DOT800, ETS-300/88/364, Teradyne J750(IGXL), ASL1000.
  • Experience leading a small test team or directly responsible for mentoring/overseeing junior staff.
  • Understanding of BIST/SCAN/DFT methodology.
  • Experience with project management tools for new product IC development.
  • Experience in statistical process control, calibration theory, and test limit guard banding methodology.
  • Experience leading a small technical team or mentoring junior engineers is a plus.

For further information on this role in Test Engineering please contact Michael Brennan on or 086-440 3742

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Senior Test Engineer

Michael Brennan

Role Type Permanent
Contact Michael Brennan
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