Jobs at X-FAB

The X-FAB Group - about 4,000 employees - is the leading analog/mixed-signal foundry manufacturing silicon wafers for analog-digital integrated circuits (mixed-signal ICs). X-FAB customers benefit from high-performance technologies, excellent technical design and prototyping services; and fast, easy and flexible foundry access worldwide.

Circuit Reliability Senior Engineer

Kuching, Malaysia    

Job Description


  • To plan and coordinate execution of all necessary NVM reliability activities and ensure reliability of the wafers produced in the fab.


  • Perform NVM qualification and conformance tests and data analysis to ensure smooth operation.
  • Perform test program conversion or transfer for reliability test.
  • Perform NVM reliability training for reliability engineers and internal staff.
  • Assess new NVM related reliability testing methodology to enhance the reliability laboratory capability.
  • Ensure any in-house NVM reliability issue is immediately addressed and work with module/Yield engineering on containment plan as well as corrective & preventive actions
  • Work with Reliability colleagues in other X-FAB sites to support test capability not available in Kuching.
  • Develop test strategies for the reliability assessment on NVM in production and quality issues.
  • Interact with NVM department, internal design support team, customer design team and yield enhancement/product test team globally.
  • Responsible for test benchmarking, engineering reports and data management.
  • Mentor to junior engineers and guide the team in the day-to-day activities.
  • To contribute towards the achievement of the EHS objectives by complying to the EHS policy and participating in the implementation of EHS management system.
  • To contribute towards the achievement of quality objectives by complying to the quality operating system and participating in continuous improvement activities (defect prevention, reduction of variation or prevention of waste).
  • Any other assignment deems fit that shall be given to you from time to time.

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Electronics & Electrical Engineering.
  • Min 3 years’ experience in a semiconductor manufacturing environment specifically in Product Test in NVM.

           Behavioral Competencies

  • Strong administration skills – planning/organizing/co-ordination & documentation.
  • Good communication skills – fluent in English, written and spoken.
  • Good interpersonal skills – to deal with people of all levels.
  • Leadership skills – lead & coach the subordinates.

          Technical/ Functional Competencies

  • Experience in Memory Test like SRAM, EEPROM, E-FLASH.
  • Experience in wafer prober station.
  • Experience in C/C++ Programming.
  • Experience in Teradyne Maverick, Magnum2 and other memory testers.
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point.
  • Facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Analytical skills with data and plots

Apply Information

Please send your application (preferably by e-mail) with CV and certificates to: jesslyn.ling(at)

Contact person: Jesslyn Ling
or online at: jesslyn.ling(at)