Senior QA Engineer

Date: Apr 10, 2021

Location: Taipei, HSQ, TW

Company: Skyworks

If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution.

At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  

We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Job Description

Position: Senior Engineer, Supplier Quality (Wafer foundry)

Location: Chu Pei, Taiwan 

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Monitor process capability and process defect data from foundry suppliers and update internal scorecards.
  2. Conduct process, product, and system audits of the supplier foundries.
  3. Perform audits for Skyworks’ internal audit program.
  4. Work with the foundry suppliers and SWKS foundry engineering group on: yield improvement, process stability improvement, process capability improvement, defect reduction, outlier detection, process change, and test coverage.
  5. Initiate problem solving and corrective actions for any quality issues, whether internal or external to Skyworks
  6. Drive Supplier Development Reviews and initiatives.
  7. Actively manage Process Change Notice (PCN) from suppliers with the engineering and sourcing teams.



Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering  (Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical, Materials, or Industrial)
  • At least 5 years of experience in the semiconductor wafer manufacturing industry
  • Experience in the use of structured problem solving techniques and 3x5 WHYs 
  • Basic knowledge/understanding of wafer fabrication processes (e.g., etching, deposition, photolithography) is the minimum initial requirement.  However, the desire/capability to gain more in-depth knowledge will be necessary for future success in this role.
  • Experience as a Supplier, Manufacturing Quality or Customer Quality Engineer in semiconductor manufacturing environment is a plus.
  • Understanding of DMAIC methodology, green belt or black belt certification a plus.
  • Ability to work independently with strong problem solving and leadership skills.
  • Fluency in English is a must. 
  • Ability to travel predominantly within Asia.


Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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