Qualcomm Fingerprint Failure Mode Anslysis Engineer in Hsinchu, Taiwan

Job Description:

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Job Title

Fingerprint Failure Mode Anslysis Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


Taiwan - Hsinchu

Job Overview

Qualcomm is the worlds leading developer of next-generation wireless and multimedia technology and is committed to building a world-class organization that will lead the industry in user experience. Be a part of a dynamic and innovative team to define the next generation of innovative touch solutions for portable mobile devices.

Qualcomm is looking for an experienced Yield Improvement and Characterization Engineer for cell phone camera modules, fingerprint sensors or other sensor devices for mobile cell phone and tablet applications.

This person must communicate well in Mandarin and English.


This position requires ability to understand device operation, device testing, and the basics of device fabrication processes. This person will work closely with device designers, Test Engineers and Process Integrators in Asia and the USA. He or she will evaluate device failures, analyze test yields, correlate device defects to process steps, data mining and find root cause of failures by applying appropriate Failure Analysis techniques. In addition they will assist in yield improvements by proposing process changes to eliminate the root cause of failure and propose solution.

Data mining with suppliers, vendors and manufactured sites for yield interphase. work between Sensor integration and Test teams to solve problems at display module assembler and final customer at phone level

Minimum Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Required 5+ years' experience in the following:

  • Free to support frequent business travel

  • Acoustic and Imaging Device physics

  • Testing and Failure Analysis of Acoustic and Imaging Devices

  • Testing and Failure Analysis for yield improvement

  • Data mining experience

  • With display TFT failure mode experience is plus

  • Failure Analysis Techniques such as: Optical Microscopy, Cross Sectioning, SEM, FIB/SEM, AES, FTIR, XPS, SAM, etc.

  • Computer skills: MS Office, Visual Basic, JMP, C++ or MATLAB

Preferred Qualifications


Education Requirements

Bachelors degree or higher in Physics, Physical Chemist, Chemical Engineering, or other physical science.

Mandarin and English well speaking required

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.