25 days old

Test, Characterization and Diagnostics Engineer

Albany, NY 12207
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IBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and much more. Join a team that is dedicated to applying science to some of today's most complex challenges, whether its discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.

Your Role and Responsibilities
At IBM Research, we invent things that matter to the world. Today, we are pioneering the most promising and disruptive technologies that will transform industries and society, including the future of AI, Blockchain and Quantum Computing. We are driven to discover. With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research is one of the worlds largest and most influential corporate research labs.

We are seeking an experienced test engineer who has previous work experience writing and developing the necessary test codes and sequences required for memory test applications. This individual will work directly with design and characterization teams to understand the testing requirements, device functionality, etc. and then drive the necessary test setup.

You should have the following skills:
  • Test development & coding on Advantest 93k platform.
  • Knowledge of functional testing methodologies for memory and CMOS devices.
  • Competency in computer programming languages including C++, PERL, Python, and Linux.
  • Strong verbal communication and written skills.
  • The ability to work in a fast paced, highly diverse, team environment.
  • The ability to efficiently multi-task is essential in this role.
You must be willing to relocate/work in Albany, NY.
Must have a minimum BS degree in electrical engineering/computer science from a fully accredited college or university. Preferably MS level degree in electrical engineering/computer science.

The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with electrical testing of memory devices and/or integrated circuits in a test development role.
  • Direct experience setting up test methods/codes for MRAM and/or other embedded memories.
  • Hands-on experience setting up test code/sequences on an Advantest 93k or a similar platform.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 5+ years of experience with electrical testing of memory devices and/or integrated circuits in a test development role.
  • Worked in a leadership role driving projects across a multi-functional team.
  • Familiarity with Advantest AVI64 DC card
  • Knowledge of dataflow, packaging, and IT network is a plus.

About Business Unit
With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world's most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-27 Expires: 2020-01-26

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