Principal Product Engineer ADAS/Radar (NPI/NTI general and lead)

NXP Semiconductors

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Principal Product Engineer ADAS/Radar (NPI/NTI general and lead)


NXP Semiconductors

Job description

Your responsibilitiesThe Principal Product Engineer is positioned in a central role for the development of new products. The role requires frequent interaction with other disciplines, such as IC Design, Test Engineering, IC Validation, Front-End Innovation, Package Innovation, Quality and Industrial Operations. In addition, this role is extended to include responsibility for the project management of small industrial enablement/innovation projects.The responsibilities include:

  • Co-develop manufacturing and test flows, ensure industrial producibility
  • Test program release for different milestones during NPI
  • IC characterization according to AEC-Q003 from strategy to report
  • ATE data pre-assessment and review with designers and architects
  • Reliability qualification according AEC-Q100 from strategy to report
  • Ensure compliance with product datasheet and functional safety requirements
  • Safe launch and volume ramp-up including elimination of test stages
  • Ensure that DfX methods are introduced in the design of new products
  • Drive and own small industrial enablement/innovation projects, incl a project team composed by test and product engineers mainly and close interactions with project, management and R&D teams.
  • Supporting or leading dedicated project gates, ensure with BL/PLs that project resources are available, manage and own budget of the enablement project
  • Manage stakeholder relationships and communicate with NXP internal and external partners to achieve goals, this can include customer interactions

Your teamBusiness line RF processing is leading in mixed signal processors for car infotainment, personal health and car radar applications. We lead the industry in state of the art solutions, using advanced CMOS technologies. You will be working in an international Product Engineering team with close connections to other disciplines and manufacturing sites. At BL RFP, Product Engineering is involved in new product introduction projects from the very beginning, having strong focus on the bring-up phase until product release. In addition, Product Engineering also supports safe-launch and volume ramp-up.Your profileThe role requires deep core competences in execution, concepts and technical leadership in Product Engineering. In addition, the Principal Product Engineer needs to act as catalyst for neighboring competences, such as IC Design, Test Engineering and IC Validation. Strong communication skills, sense of ownership, curiosity beyond boundaries, team oriented but able to work independently are personal characteristics key to success in this role.You have:

  • MsC/PhD in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

5 years of experience in semiconductor Product or Test Engineering, Design, Validation or similar * Understanding of RF IC design and ATE testing

  • Knowledge and experience with IC characterization (AEC-Q003)
  • Knowledge and experience with reliability qualification (AEC-Q100)
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with complex data analytics and statistics
  • Skills in programming languages like Python, R, C++
  • Understanding of RADAR/mmWave ICs and test solutions is a plus
  • Understanding of semiconductor assembly and package technology is a plus
  • Skills in data science, e.g., machine learning, is a plus
  • Ability to collaborate efficiently, influence and coordinate internal and external interfaces
  • Project Management (PM) expertise
  • Clear ambition and capability to grow beyond the described role
  • Multitasking capabilities are essential

Furthermore, you are:

  • Able to grow into an all-round/lead Product Engineer position for a NPI/NTI project
  • A strong problem-solver with excellent analytical skills, quality-minded
  • Enthusiastic, team player, happy to work in international and virtual teams
  • Self-starter, change driver, balance strategic vision with strong execution
  • Showing strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Creative, rapid learner, cooperative
  • Having a wide scope and ability to keep the big picture
  • Excellent communication skills, spanning technical roles, project leaders, management and customers

Our offerBusiness Line RFP’s product engineering team works in close collaboration with peer teams. This broadens the exposure to opportunities to learn. It also gives the possibility to develop deep core competences in specialized areas and deploy the benefits widely. Finally, the position offers excellent growth opportunities and opens the path to longer term career paths within the company. There is a lot of room for innovative ideas and you will be supported to have a continuous focus on development.Creating Secure Connections and Infrastructure for a Smarter WorldNXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world.We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, NXP is solving the world’s most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live.Ready to create a smarter world? Visit our and follow us on social: , , and .To learn more about NXP in the Netherlands, click .What can you expect?Contract: This is a full-time position with a permanent contract. However, we are open to discuss a part-time opportunity (between 32 and 38 hours) as well.Benefits: Besides a competitive salary, we offer great benefits as part of our CLA. A bonus plan, possibility to purchase extra holidays, an excellent pension plan, a work from home policy, and the possibility to buy company shares with a 15% discount are some examples. When applicable we also provide a relocation package and support for your move to the Netherlands.Development opportunities: We believe that a key component to growing our business is to develop our people. To enable you to grow your career at NXP, we provide you with a mix of learning through on-the-job experiences, learning from industries bests, and learning through education to help you develop your core and professional skills.Our offices: The Netherlands is home to our global headquarters (Eindhoven) along with two additional sites (Nijmegen and Delft) and includes a diverse team of over 2000 employees with 51 different nationalities focused on R&D, manufacturing, product development, business operations, legal and sales.Hiring process: Applying only takes a minute! Fill in the online application and share your CV with us. After a positive screening based on your CV you will have an initial video conversation with our Talent Acquisition Consultant followed by several business interviews. are some useful tips to help you prepare.And more: Life at NXP is more than work alone. Join one of the many social activities that are organized by and for employees in the Netherlands, such as our Christmas parties and International Walking Day. We have a YOUNG community that organizes a mix of social and professional events for our young professionals and an active Women in Technology network. We also take time to give back to our communities by engaging young girls to learn about Technology during Girls Day or participating in several volunteering activities.What’s next?If you are excited about this opportunity, we kindly invite you to apply!

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Nijmegen, Gelderland

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Thu, 09 May 2024 23:55:25 GMT

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