100% Senior IC Quality Engineer Thalwil in ZH

Datum: 11.01.2019 RefNr: WLS-1711729
Bezeichnung: Senior IC Quality Engineer Thalwil
Beschreibung: About u-blox
Swiss-based u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is the global leader in wireless and positioning semiconductors for the automotive, industrial and consumer markets. Our solutions enable people, vehicles and machines to locate their exact position and wirelessly communicate via voice, text or video. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules and software solutions, u-blox is uniquely positioned to allow OEMs to develop innovative solutions that enable mobility quickly and cost-effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, u-blox is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia and the USA. (www.u-blox.com)

Senior IC Quality Engineer

The Senior IC Quality Engineer will become part of an international team and his role will be mainly focused on qualification of new chips an of process/product changes.

General Job Goals

- Manage qualifications of new products
- Drives activities for Process Changes at u-blox
- Provides support for non-conformities handling at
- Defines or improves quality processes and procedures
- Lead general improvement projects.
- Responsibility for content of qualification reports and all
reliability monitoring, testing and reporting tasks

Primary Tasks

- Definition and execution of qualification of new chips and
of process/product changes
- Responsible for process change notification from
contract manufacturers
- Support, maintain and improve process and procedures
for non conformities at wafer, assembly and test factories
- Provide support to production in defining procedures for
QA sampling tests and other special sampling instructions
- Lead special projects for continuous improvement at IC
- Perform Failure Mode Analyses (FMAs) on failed units to
determine root cause
- Support for data analysis and / or containment action in
case of customer returns or cases
- Definition and execution of reliability monitor tests on
u-blox products

Secondary Tasks

- Support various laboratory activities
- Perform risk assessment on non conformities from
u-blox suppliers
- Coordinating concession release in case of minor issues
in production
- Compile and issue the reliability monitor report including
general data from wafer and assembly factories


- Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering
- Minimum 3 years experience in semiconductor industry
- Experience in Automotive industry (IATF 16949, ISO
9000, AEC-Q, PPAP, Control Plan, FMEA, MSA, etc.) and
project management
- Excellent knowledge in Quality & Reliability Engineering
and statistics
- Excellent problem solving, decision-making and
communication skills
- Experiences Work independently, self-motivated,
disciplined and proactively
- Fluent in English (written and spoken)
- Swiss or EU/EFTA citizen or valid work permit for

Thalwil, Switzerland

Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! https://www.u-blox.com/en/job-openings

You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology.

We are looking forward to receiving your application.
Grad: 100%
Arbeitsort: ZH
Gültig bis: 31.01.2019
Kontakt Adresse: u-blox AG
Zürcherstrasse 68
8800 Thalwil