Quality Assurance Engineer

Date: Jul 30, 2022

Location: Woburn, MA, US

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.

Requisition ID: 68155 

Job Description

Position Summary
Develops, evaluates, revises, and applies technical quality assurance protocols/methods to inspect and test in-process raw materials, production equipment, and finished products. 

Location: Woburn, MA
Relocation package available. 

Who you are:
An effective team-player that is results-oriented and passionate about Quality Engineering, with particular emphasis on supplier and manufacturing quality engineering.
A manufacturing professional with experience in semiconductor devices and manufacturing technology. 
A problem solver with experience on 8D, SPC, MSA, FMEA, and Control Plans.
A QMS auditor with experience with process and product auditing. 

Key Responsibilities
•    Ensures that established manufacturing controls, sampling and statistical process control procedures are followed. 
•    Active member of Problem Lot Disposition team (MRB) for appropriate material/product disposition by determining the root cause with proper containment and corrective action plan for future prevention.
•    Supports RMA investigations and corrective actions. 
•    Chairperson of Change Management process.
•    Updates and improves quality assurance protocols for incoming, in-process and out-going materials.
•    Initiates and drives continuous quality improvement activities for the Wafer Fab processes.
•    Actively conducts IATF16949 product and process audits to evaluate conformance to requirements.
•    Responsible for supplier quality management, including supplier evaluation, supplier development, and supplier audits. Resolves issues through SCARs by driving root cause analysis and permanent corrective actions. 
•    Acts as a liaison between US Fabs and Assembly and Test facilities (internal and external).
•    Ensures compliance to production mask release to manufacturing process.

Job Requirements

•    BS/MS in Electrical, Materials Engineering, Science, or similar degree or applicable experience.
•    Minimum of 5 years of experience in semiconductor wafer processing and manufacturing technology.
•    Working knowledge of GR&R, SPC, Measurement System Analysis, FMEAs and Control Plans, and 8D Problem Solving.
•    Working knowledge of change management principles (process change review board) and non-conforming material/product review (MRB) and disposition.
•    Must have QMS internal auditing skills and experience using ISO9001 (minimum) or automotive standards such as IATF 16949 or VDA 6.3 (highly desirable). 
•    Must be a strong team player, detail oriented, proactive, self-driven, and results oriented.
•    Must have excellent communication, written, and presentation skills. 
•    When approved, travel may be required to conduct supplier audits and to support business needs (roughly 10% of the time).
•    ASQ certifications as a Quality Engineer, SSBB/SSGB, and experience with Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Reliability (DFR) are a plus.
•    Knowledge of compound semiconductor (GaAs) wafer processing and Test and Assembly is a plus.



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.

Nearest Major Market: Woburn
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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