Systems Characterization Engineer (Engineering)


Job Summary

The Systems 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 and perform operational or testing procedures for electronic products.
  • Operate computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform electronics engineering tasks.
  • Design software or systems for characterization applications.
  • Determine project materials and equipment needs.
  • Prepare, review, and maintain schedules; design documentation, operational reports and charts.
  • Present data/reports at meetings, boards and working groups to explain and defend findings or recommendations, negotiate compromises and agreements, or exchange information.
  • Contribute to other projects as needed by management or as business needs change.


Qualifications & Requirements:

  • MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Radioengineering, or Metrology. Exceptional candidates with other backgrounds will be considered;
  • Knowledge of analog and digital electronics basics;
  • Programming skills in Matlab/ Python/ C++;
  • Experience in working with electronic measurement instruments;
  • Strong statistical analysis skills
  • Understanding of the measurement results processing and presentation;
  • Experience in PCB layout/fabrication.


Desired Characteristics & Attributes:

  • High level of self-motivation and drive to make an impact
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills
  • English language speaking and writing skills
  • Desire to actively learn
  • Skills in time management
  • Ability to work well with others in a collaborative, fast-paced team environment


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