Characterization Engineer (Engineering)


Characterization Engineer is responsible for the bring-up, evaluation, and characterization of SiTime’s revolutionary MEMS-based timing products.  Responsibilities include mixed-signal characterization, systems/algorithms development, datasheet validation, performance feedback to MEMS/CMOS design, and prototyping of test and FA methodologies.  In addition, he/she will lead experiments to prototype new system architectures for future products, and assist with the development and qualification of new packaging technology.




  • Develop or perform operational or testing procedures for electronic product.
  • Operate computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform electronics engineering tasks.
  • Design software or systems for characterization applications.
  • Determine project material or equipment needs.
  • Prepare, review, or maintain schedules, design documentation, or operational reports or charts.
  • Present data/reports at meetings, boards or working groups to explain, or defend findings or recommendations, negotiate compromises or agreements, or exchange information.


Qualifications & Requirements:


  • MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.  Exceptional candidates with other backgrounds will be considered;
  • Knowledge in analog and digital electronics basics;
  • Skills in Matlab/Python/ C++; programming;
  • Experience in working with electronic measurement instruments;
  • Comprehension of statistical data processing;
  • Understanding of the measurement results processing and presentation;
  • Experience in PCB layout/fabrication.


Desired Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • English Speaking/writing
  • Systems Analysis
  • Active Learning
  • Troubleshooting
  • Time Management


To Apply:


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