Overview

Job Description:

**Job Id** E1958698

**Job Title** Yield Engineer

**Post Date** 11/06/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware

**Location** California – San Diego

**Job Overview** The department provides yield and diagnostics expertise to Qualcomm to analyze and debug process, design, and test problems resulting in manufacturing yield loss of semiconductor devices. It forecasts future yields of new product for product and business planning. It also develops new diagnostic and yield analysis capabilities for the company. **The responsibilities and job duties of the position include:**

+ Analyzing yield loss of Qualcomm semiconductor products being manufactured on leading-edge technology nodes to identify root cause mechanisms

+ Developing new debug methodologies rooted in logic/memory diagnostic technologies and advanced statistical methods

+ Creating yield and defect models to determine root cause mechanism for yield loss, forecast future yields, and guiding design teams in their selection of IP and other product features to maximize yield.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

**Minimum Qualifications**

+ Minimum 10 years experience in process integration, device engineering, and/or process development in a fabless company, foundry, or integrated device manufacturer.

+ Knowledge of ATPG diagnostics, device physics, reliability failure mechanisms, and chemistry/physics of wafer fabrication processes.

+ Experience using statistical methods including SPC, DOE, and RSM, and statistical or yield analysis software such as JMP, DataPOWER, or Minitab to solve semiconductor yield problems.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Knowledge of semiconductor defect yield models.

+ Ability to code in TCL, Perl, or Python.

**Education Requirements** Master’s or Doctorate in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Materials Science, or related discipline required.

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.