EDD/ Sr Microwave Semiconductor Engineer, Microelectronics Engineering and Technology, DoD Secret Security Preferred

Location: Andover, MA
Date Posted: 08-22-2018
MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A DOD SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE
W-2/1099 CONTRACT
ALL QUALIFIED RESUMES WILL RECEIVE FEEDBACK WITHIN 24 HOURS
 
Principal / Sr Principal Microwave Semiconductor Device Modeling Engineer. An exciting opportunity currently exists for a semiconductor device modeling engineer to join our fast-paced microelectronics group.  Company's Microelectronics Engineering & Technology (MET) Department develops, designs, and manufactures compound semiconductor devices, millimeter/microwave integrated circuits, and modules for defense and commercial applications.Job Description: As a Principal device modeling engineer working with company's GaAs and GaN technologies you will be responsible for the generation of  active and passive models for products being developed in our III-V semiconductor foundry.  These models will then be used by company's MMIC Design team to create Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuits (MMICs) for use in both commercial and defense electronic systems.   Responsibilities will include the following: Design and layout of device modeling test structures and chips Evaluation, use, and support of measurement and parameter extraction hardware and software Definition and execution of device characterization test plans including static & pulsed I-V, C-V, CW & pulsed bias S-Parameter, load/source-pull, TOI, and noise measurements Analyzing parametric test data, collecting and analyzing modeling device data, and extracting device models Developing advanced device model formulations and model extraction algorithms Releasing models into MMIC Process Design Kits (PDKs) in Keysight ADS, and publishing device model documentation and foundry design manuals Assisting device and process engineers in analyzing and understanding the detailed performance of various semiconductor active and passive devices through direct measurement and/or TCAD simulation Assisting EDA engineers in developing and testing MMIC PDKs in Keysight ADS Work with MMIC Design Team to understand model limitations and opportunities for improvement Required Skills  8+ years of experience in compound semiconductor HEMT modeling Hands-on experience with compound semiconductor device characterization (measurement setup and execution) such as static & pulsed I-V, C-V, CW & pulsed bias S-Parameter, load/source-pull, TOI, and noise measurements Extensive hands-on experience with high-frequency (microwave/millimeter wave) and large-signal/high power test equipment such as Keysight or Anteverta NVNAs Experience using statistical data analysis tools such as MATLAB, JMP or Excel Experience with scripting languages in a Linux environment
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