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Senior Test Engineer

Sierra Wireless

Sierra Wireless

Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024

The Senior Test Engineer is responsible for developing ATE testing solution for new high power product evaluation, qualification, and production manufacturing, as well as technical guidance and leadership. This position offers challenging, diverse projects and opportunities as well as a working environment in which continuous learning, creativity and innovation are encouraged. Semtech work culture values treating all individuals with dignity and respect focusing on fiscal responsibility, honesty, and integrity in all we do.


  • Develop test hardware and program for high power system protection and power management integrated ICs for prototype evaluation, characterization, and production testing
  • Define and specify test plans and documents for new product production release
  • Collaborate with different function groups to provide testing support for different projects
  • Provide technical guidance and leadership to resolve any issues associated with testing
  • Investigate testing related issues with detailed analysis and publish summary report
  • Perform correlation and repeatability to set proper production test limits
  • Develop, document, implement, and support standardized test methodologies
  • Manage vendors to ensure expected outcomes in terms of schedule and resolutions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. Electrical Engineering with extensive 10+ years of working experience in Power Electronics industry
  • Preferably a minimum of 7-8 years of experience in development of ATE test solutions for analogue and mixed-signal IC‘s manufacturing testing environment
  • Comprehensive understanding of electrical circuits and Analog / Digital IC testing methodologies incorporated with high volume production techniques and requirements
  • Extensive knowledge in designing test hardware and test fixtures for high power devices
  • Proven programming skills in C/C++/VBA
  • Good understanding of working theory of semiconductor devices and reliability testing
  • Excellent analytical and trouble shooting skills with the ability to proactively solve issues
  • Strong background in statistical data analysis using statistical tools including Excel
  • Familiar with different lab instruments and ATE testers
  • Quick learner of new technical skills including new instruments and software
  • Effective verbal and written communication to interface at all levels within the organization
  • Team player with a strong sense of urgency to meet product requirements on schedule
  • Experience in working with international and cross-functional teams
  • Strong interest in or already have experience in mentorship and team leadership
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office™ products - Excel, Word, Visio, Power Point, Project