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Engineer, Failure Analysis Engineering

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000040998


Engineer, Failure Analysis Engineer

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.

  • In this position, the individual will assist engineers on logistics and routine jobs.
  • Perform test data collection and make summary reports.
  • Administrate lab equipment, facility and issues. Support documentation jobs.
  • Responsible for performing failure analysis on customer returns for SSD products.
  • Troubleshooting from system level to component level.
  • Interfacing with design, firmware, process, product, test and reliability engineering teams to solve problems.
  • Providing feedback and clarifying issues to customers.
  • The ideal candidate will have an engineering MS degree or equivalent.
  • The ideal candidate able to read schematic, PCB layout and use basic EDA tool.
  • Able to read and understand passive and active component data sheet.
  • The ideal candidate is expected to have full knowledge on solid state physics, testing concepts and circuitry design.
  • Basic electrical failure analysis skills are required, including operating the oscilloscope, logic analyzer, bus doctor, multi-meter and curve tracer.
  • Working experience on SSD system level is a plus, including PCBA design, SATA/SAS protocols, NAND Flash memory and DRAM.
  • Excellent English comprehension (written and verbal).
  • A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

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