Analog Validation Engineer – Personal Health

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10024635
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Engineering

About this vacancy

The Product Line Personal Health develops application specific IC’s and accompanying software for use in “Hearing Aids and Implants”- and “Personal Health monitoring” applications. Next to IC’s and software, the company develop, maintain and support silicon IP (branded CoolFlux IP). The main value drivers for the company's products are power dissipation (battery lifetime), system-level integration (miniaturization), DSP processing power and programmability, and communication range.

As Analog Validation Engineer your challenge will be in charge of developing, maintaining and supporting validation setups, executing and reporting validation of the advanced and innovative analog IP blocks for the Personal Health IC products.

Job description

  • Releasing and characterizing the analog IP blocks required for IC sign off
  • Defining explicit test cases aimed to fully cover all IP & IC requirements
  • Developing and optimizing efficient automated validation lab environments
  • Executing and reporting validation and characterization runs on timely manner within development projects
  • Participate in analog IP development and IC validation team as technical IP validation representative. Reporting on key validation progress and issues.
  • Define the IP validation plan and timeline as part of the IC product development plan
  • Define and document the IP validation use cases and accurately log in project documentation and tooling.
  • Working closely with validation engineering peers in Leuven and Bangalore to translate the abundant manual lab tests into repeatable, reliable and highly efficient automated validation environments completely linked to test cases and requirements. (eg. Python, Labview)

Company

A global semiconductor company with operations in more than 35 countries, over 45.000 employees and a revenue of over $10 billion. The company's innovations are used in a wide range of automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer and computing applications. 

Offer description

You will be employed by YER and seconded to our client. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, paid overtime, travel allowance)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Program with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including relocation and Dutch lessons)
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies

Candidate profile

  • Technical University (Masters or Bachelor)
  • 3-5 years of experience in product validation
  • Experienced with laboratory equipment and automation (programming skills like Python, Labview, Matlab, R)
  • Experienced with debugging hardware and software environments
  • Enthusiastic about making programming solutions
  • Experience in low power analog electronic systems is advantage
  • Experience with ISTQB is advantage

Soft skills:

  • Good communication skills and fluent in English
  • Curious to learn new technologies
  • Driven, self-motivated and organized, Team player
  • Proactive attitude to get things done, able to operate on own initiative where required