Principal Test Engineer




Every day our client produces hundred million of microchips, every single chip needs to be tested. This is a crucial step in delivering a high-quality product.

About the client
Our client stands as a top-tier leader in the field of semiconductor development and in-house manufacturing. They are a well-established global entity, characterized by their entrepreneurial spirit. At the heart of their operations lies a robust international network comprising over 15,000 professionals who share a common purpose. This network is firmly rooted in passion, unwavering commitment to their objectives, and an unyielding determination to thrive in the face of adversity. In their dynamic and vibrant setting, they provide equal support, recognition, and growth opportunities to individuals while fostering a culture of continuous challenge and innovation.



  • responsible for the development of the characterization, production & reliability test program for Analog & Logic IC’s.
  • together with the design team, you will work on generating test-plans and you will write and debug test programs to enable testing in mass production.
  • assist on customer containments for customer complains pertaining to tests holes (improving test coverage).
  • work in a multi-functional team, closely together with IC designers to evaluate testability, develop DFT (Design For Test) concepts and apply both new and known test methods.
  • drive the industrialization of the test solution and ensure the transfer to production, located on different international Nexperia test centers.
  • be able to work on PCB schematic development either for load boards/probe cards/translator boards etc.
  • work closely with the Hardware design team as part of the Peer review process on boards development.
  • be responsible to release the test program with zero defect.
  • be focused on meeting timelines set by Program Managers and have the “do it correct the first time” mind set.
  • participate in studies and investigations, focusing on cost reductions, quality improvements, test method & test equipment standardization, matching to our product development portfolio.
  • be working in an international environment with our colleagues in Europe, China and Bangkok.
  • be given the opportunity to grow in this role and to grow your engineering skills


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent.
  • Analog & Logic, device experience will be an added benefit.
  • Have good knowledge and experience in programming especially in C/C++ language.
  • Must have experience in creating test programs for Semiconductor Automatic Test Equipment.
  • Knowledge on ETS88/ETS364/Magnum program development experience is definitely an added advantage.
  • Have PCB/circuit design know-how.
  • Target driven, takes ownership and shows initiative, is eager to learn and have an entrepreneurial attitude.
  • Very customer orientated (know the impact of test program on production and customer).
  • Possesses analytical skills and ability to apply pragmatic approaches.
  • DFT experiences has a pro.
  • Good command of written and spoken English as well as in technical report writing.
  • Knowledge on bench debug along with usage of lab equipment such as Oscilloscope, Function Generator, Curve tracer will be an added advantage.
  • Sr Principal Test Engineer function is discussable.

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