Sr Mgr, Product Engineering

Princeton, NJ

UnitedSiC is now Qorvo develops innovative silicon carbide FET and diode power semiconductors that deliver the industry’s best SiC efficiency and performance for electric-vehicle (EV) chargers, DC-DC converters and traction drives, as well as telecom/server power supplies, variable-speed motor drives, and solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters.

Responsibilities

• Provide technical leadership to develop and drive all aspects of Product Engineering.
• Develop and lead a Global Product Engineering team, related processes, and systems (implementation of PLM/PDM systems).
• Responsible for new product launch to high volume manufacturing following PPAP/APQP guidelines.
• Drive yield improvements and cost reductions through data analysis, and collaborations with Engineers, Operations and Quality.
• Responsible for product validation and on-going reliability monitoring in close consultation with the Engineering team.
• Lead the efforts to understand the product performance in relationship to competitors’ parts. Identify new technical strategies for staying one step ahead of the competition.
• Help to define and execute strategic Product Roadmaps with a KPI/Metric driven approach.
• Support manufacturing needs, failure analysis, and customer requests.
• Provide Insight into customer issues and troubleshooting of parts by deep understanding of the ecosystems.

Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field. Advanced degree preferred.
• 10+ years’ experience in semiconductor manufacturing, device designs, product, and/or test engineering
• A motivated, initiative, passionate, and hands-on leader with a full-stack technical background.
• A proven record of leading teams, problem-solving methodologies, and developing new products and processes, and ramping to high-volume capability.
• Experience in yield engineering. Proficient with statistical process control techniques. Six sigma black belt, green belt or quality system training and experience is a plus.
• Effective communication and presentation skills.