Qualcomm Failure Analysis Engineer, Engineering Technician (Singapore) in Singapore, Singapore

Job Description:

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Job Title

Failure Analysis Engineer, Engineering Technician (Singapore)

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


Singapore - Singapore

Job Overview

Job Functions:

The position will involve analyzing semiconductor IC samples to determine root cause of their failure. Various types of electrical, mechanical, and chemical procedures are used to accomplish this goal. Review of current and historical production, and quality data will be necessary as part of the investigation. High level of collaboration and interaction with different Product Engineering, Design Engineering, Quality Engineering, and Foundry Engineering teams is necessary. Conclusion of the analysis work is summarized as a report for driving corrective action.


The qualified candidate will be working autonomously or at times within a team, to analyze design, reliability, or yield failures down to a root cause. This will involve use of various state-of-the-art analytical tools, processing the acquired data and information sets to arrive at a conclusion regarding the cause of failure. Ability to seamlessly work with cross-functional team between U.S. and Asia is a must. Must be able to travel to regional Wafer Fabs as part of the job.

Minimum Qualifications

Knowledge of analog and digital electronics is desired. Strong analytical and problem solving ability with desire to perform hands-on work within a lab environment is a must.

Preferred Qualifications

Proficiency in usage of Failure Analysis tool such as curve tracer, optical microscope, 2D & 3D X-Ray imaging, emission microscope, Scanning Electron Microscope is preferred. Prior experience in operation of Automatic Test Equipment(ATE) such as Verigy and Teradyne is desired.Strong ability in usage of common office computer software programs such as Ms-Word, Excel, Power Point, is desired.

Education Requirements

Required: Associate /Diploma in Electrical Engineering

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