Job Code | #144

Principal ATE Test Engineer


Dresden, Germany

Job Overview:

Do you enjoy working in a creative fast-growing entrepreneurial environment? With indie you´ll never walk alone! We place high value on our teams and pursue excellence for our employees and customers!

indie is an Autotech solutions innovator. We focus on edge sensors spanning multiple modalities including LiDAR, radar, ultrasound and vision for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), autonomous vehicles, connected car, user experience and electrification applications.

We develop custom and standard SoC solutions for automotive applications which integrate advanced digital ICs (Arm®Cortex® MCUs and/or DSP) with mixed-signal devices into a single System-in-Package (SiP). The mixed signal can include power management, RF, high voltage as well as high speed convertors allowing us to provide complete solutions to our international customer base.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create test architecture and document test plan for integrated circuits.

  • Design and debug test solutions, including SW & HW, for production and reliability of Automotive semiconductor products.

  • Develop and apply efficient test concepts, define and improve DfT, DfM approaches.

  • Bring-up new silicon at the production tester, support IC characterization and qualification.

  • Ensure the test solution robustness for sustainable manufacturing.

  • Release and update test solutions into offsite production test facility.

  • Set quality standards for test engineering documentation including Test Development Process of the company.

  • Actively look for gaps inside the existing test process, methods and tools and contribute to continuous improvement together with the process owner.

  • Enhance test software architecture.

Job Requirements:

With us, you must love being part of an organization where everyone makes a difference and contributes to the company's success. Creativity, Ownership and Excellence are what we value.

These are the skills and know how an ideal candidate would bring. We understand that nobody is perfect! After all, your new job should challenge you and you should have the possibilities to grow.

  • Masters’s degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 10+ years related experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge in ATE hardware architecture

  • Strong experience with the Advantest 93K platform

  • Validated experience with test equipment (i.e. oscilloscope, logic analyzer, etc.)

  • Knowledgeable in DFT and DFM concepts, IC product development and manufacturing process

  • Profund expertise in Semiconductor Test Methodology

  • Strong background in IC bring-up, production and characterization test

  • System level & RF/SOC experience is a plus

  • Highly skilled in writing and debugging test programs and HW related issues

  • Competencies in programming with Scripting languages (ie., Perl/Python) and high-level languages (ie., C/C++ or JAVA)

  • Fluent in English, German is a plus, spoken and written


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