Job Category: Hardware Engineering
Location: Redmond, WA, US
Job ID: 803271-86466
Division: Windows Division
Are you passionate about building cool devices and technologies? The Surface Team focuses on building devices that fully express the Windows vision. A fundamental part of our strategy is having desirable and powerful devices that enable the experiences people want, and elicit their excitement. Creating these devices involves a close partnership between hardware and software engineers, designers, and manufacturing. We are currently building the next generation and Surface needs you!
Role & Opportunity:
The Surface Team is seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Hardware Design Verification Engineer. You will be responsible for the design verification and qualification of overall Surface system (hardware, firmware and software). You will develop comprehensive design verification strategies and plans that bridge high level use cases to product architecture/design. You will provide leadership and direction to other Design Verification Engineers and ensure all validation is completed and the customer experience goals are met. You will provide critical analysis on test data and drive the right solutions, design changes, and trade-off in the context of business priorities. On a frequent basis, you will create and introduce innovative test techniques and methods to ensure robust product qualification. In addition, you will utilize your knowledge of critical performance data and your statistical data analysis techniques to set product test requirements and limits. You will also lead test strategy discussions, develop test methodologies and plans, execute test procedures, debug/bring-up and project-manage qualification cycles.
The position involves working closely with electrical engineers, industrial designers, hardware engineers, software engineers, design verification engineers, component engineers, and program managers.
Minimum BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar field. MS preferred.
8 years’ experience designing and testing modern electronics hardware and firmware at component, board, and system levels.
Ability to write test documentation such as test plans, procedures, and reports.
Project management skills. Ability to take ownership of assigned platforms and/or subsystems, and be responsible for test deliverables and schedules.
Proven test subject matter expert with thought leadership well sought out in the cross functional team
Strong communication skills required, including the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms.
Must be able to plan work, and work to a plan adapting as necessary in a rapidly evolving environment.
Preferred experience in high speed circuits, touch ICs, signal integrity measurements, RF.
Preferred experience in hardware prototype bring-up, debug, fault detection, failure analysis, and yield improvement.
The ability to comprehend and assimilate technical concepts across multiple disciplines is a plus.
Enthusiastic, motivated and self-driven.
Domestic and international travel may be required.
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