Jobs

  • Business Unit Leader Emerging Business

    Business Unit Leader Emerging Business

    Job-description

    Global mission: Define and manage a Business Unit (BU) in line with EM global strategy.

    • Product management including P&L responsibility
    • Acting and behaving as an “entrepreneur”
    • Establish roadmap for new developments / projects
    • New product development, innovation and vision building
    • Ensure new products will meet “time to market”
    • Analyze and evaluate new opportunities for future products and new markets
    • Competition analyzes as base for decision making process on new / existing products
    • Having a good understand of production techniques and processes and procedures
    • Lead a department of engineers, designers (R&D, Test and M&S)
    • Coordination and collaboration with EM affiliates

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Management

    Your profile

    • Very strong customer & service orientation
    • Analytical and organization skills
    • Knowledge about the latest product technologies in the field
    • Experience in matrix organized environments
    • Very good communication and leadership skills
    • Flexibility, Loyalty and Creativity, Resilience, Sense of responsibility
    • Intercultural competence, Think “out of the box”
    • Be a motivator, very good teamplayer and an example for colleagues and employees

    Professional requirements

    • MSEE or BSEE, a min. of 15 years in semiconductor industry
    • Successful experience with Customers and Markets
    • Strong personality with the ability to lead and convince
    • Technical and Marketing background in the semiconductor industry
    • Having occupied similar positions and worked in similar or comparable industries

    Language Skills

    English & either French or German (fluent oral and written is a must) any other language is welcome / advantageous

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


    Beat Sutter


  • Senior RF IC Design Engineer

    Senior RF IC Design Engineer

    Job-description

    As part of the Wireless and Sensing Business Unit based in Marin, Switzerland, you will be acting as a key RF IC contributor to the company’s Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) System-on-Chip (SoC) products which are paving the way towards innovative and low-power IoT solutions for the Swatch Group and a variety of industrial customers.
    As a Senior RF IC Engineer with proven industrial experience, your principal work will be hands-on RF IC design. You will also serve as RF IC design leader within a highly-skilled team of IC, hardware and Software engineers. Your main responsibilities will be:
    -IC design technical lead for the RF transceiver section of EM’s BLE SoCs: provide expert consulting to Project Managers, other IC designers, FAE team and customers.
    -Define RF architecture and conduct RF system study, draft IC specifications, test plans and documentation.
    -RF IC design: develop, simulate and validate RF, analog, mixed-signal IC in deep-submicron CMOS. Supervise layout with backend team.
    -System-level design: develop and test wireless PCBs/modules, conduct electromagnetic analysis/simulations and antenna study, design for qualification and certification.
    -Solve complex technical problems spreading over multiple domains around the radio section of SoCs (interfaces, digital system, power management unit, packaging, etc).
    -Supervise third-party contractors. Benchmark competitive solutions and IPs, study technology and standard trends, contribute to the BU’s wireless roadmap.

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    Background requirements:
    -At least a Master degree in Electrical Engineering
    -At least 7 years of industrial experience in the field of BLE (or similar) RF SoCs in deep-submicron CMOS.
    -Proven experience of putting RF transceivers into production is a clear plus

    Professional requirements

    Excellent understanding and proven experience is expected in the following areas:
    -Design of RF/analog/mixed-signal blocks in deep-submicron CMOS: LNA, PA, mixers, PLL, VCO and crystal oscillators, ADC/DAC, analog/digital filters.
    -Understanding wireless product requirements, conducting RF system analysis and breakdown along signal chain.
    -Design of RF PCBs and passives, using electromagnetic design tools/simulators.
    -Use of state-of-the-art RF IC design/simulation tools and methodologies, and RF measurement instruments/analyzers.
    -Industrialization, qualification (for production) and certification of wireless solutions.
    -Know-how of standard like BLE (or similar) is a clear plus.
    The following IC design skills are expected:
    -Ultra-low-power and low-voltage (1V) RF and analog IC design (transistor level). Design, modelling and simulation of passives used for RF transceivers.
    -Deep understanding of RF coupling mechanism and state of the art isolation methods.
    -Hands-on experience with on-chip / PCB coupling, strong debug skills.
    -Positive attitude for owning design and finding creative solutions. Talent for solving complex problems over a variety of domains around the radio.
    -Team player sharing tasks and know-how proactively with colleagues, team driver stimulating cooperation among multidisciplinary teams/sites/partners.
    -Strong on communication and reporting in English. At ease with mentoring other teams/groups (FAE, SW, sales) and for representation towards customers.
    -Willingness to travel regularly to other EM sites in USA and Czech Republic.

    Language Skills

    -English written & spoken is a must
    -French would be an asset

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Senior Analog IC Design Engineer Automotive

    Senior Analog IC Design Engineer Automotive

    Job-description

    For this role within our Business Unit Automotive, you will mainly be responsible for the following tasks:

    • SOC IC's
    • Hands-on block and system design from specification to rump up to mass production
    • Develop next generation system architectures for best-in-class performance
    • Mentor junior engineers on concept and implementation and perform key design tasks
    • Supervise layout engineers
    • Support, Define and Develop Design For Test, Design for Reliability and Design For Manufacturability strategies and implementations
    • Support Test, Product and Quality engineering
    • Supervise and support lab evaluation

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    We are looking for a new colleague who matches the following profile:

    • You are strongly self-motivated in all aspects of IC development, from definition to release to mass productio
    • Team player in multicultural and multi-disciplinary environment with good communication skills
    • Willing to travel from time to time

    Professional requirements

    As professional background, you should have:

    • Previous RFID (LF/HF/UHF RFID) experience would be an advantage
    • Min. 5 years solid background in analog and mixed signal circuit design in advanced CMOS process nodes
    • Solid system-level analysis, simulation, and validation experience
    • Recent hands-on design experience of analog full custom design
    • Good understanding of RF and SOC systems and architectures
    • Project Management skills are a plus

    Language Skills

    Your language skills:

    • English fluent oral and written is a must
    • German or french would be a great advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Technical Manager - Electronic Modules

    Technical Manager - Electronic Modules

    Job-description

    As the teach lead he/she is tasked with technically overseeing electronic module development across multiple BUs .
     Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Strong module development leadership in achieving schedule and performance
    • Assessment of team members' technical expertise
    • Leadership in architectural definitions and thorough design reviews
    • Assessment and mitigation of risks
    • Project follow-ups with Project Managers
    • Alignment of tasks across design groups and external resources (subcontractors, interns)
    • Technical interface with EM's external customers
    • Support the BU Manager(s) in product definition including technical analysis of competing products
    • Interface with Quality, Design Services, Fab, Back-End, other BU Technical Leaders

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Management

    Your profile

    For this role we are looking for a new team member with the following profile:

    • Experienced in all phases of electronic module development, including spec/performance definition, mechanical construction, material selection, design for high volume production and quality
    • Ability to define and improve electronic module development methodology for subsequent products.
    • Team leader in multicultural and multi-disciplinary environment
    • Ability to work in and withstand demanding environment with first tier international customers.
    • Ability to guide and direct a team of 3-5 engineers (development, test)

     

    Professional requirements

    • MS-level with 5-10 years of related experience required
    • Mechanical/mechatronics background preferred
    • Ability to communicate with clarity and precision when interacting with external customers 
    • Program management experience a plus
    • Strong orientation towards satisfying external customer requirements for consumer and industrial products

    Language Skills

    • English (at C-level), French and/or German

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • RFID Industrial Test Engineer

    RFID Industrial Test Engineer

    Job-description

    EM Microelectronic is one of the most innovative RFID IC providers, first to release an EPC Gen2v2-compliant tag-IC and providing a new value proposition with its award-winning world-first dual-frequency NFC + RAIN RFID em|echo.
    To strengthen the team, our RFID Business Unit is currently looking for an industrial test engineer. The primarily responsibility is to develop industrial test programs, perform product qualification and support productions for RFID products. Beyond the capability to take full ownership of the industrial test of new RFID IC products, we are looking for an experienced professional able to have a direct impact on product ramp-up cycle time and quality.
    Responsibilities: 

    • Primary responsibility is to develop electrical test programs for RFID products (UHF, HF and LF) for engineering characterization and production testing
    • Define and specify product testability of complete product (digital, analog and RF) together with design team and validation engineers.
    • Perform and maintain test results correlation on golden samples
    • Contribute to product qualification together with designers and validation engineers. Drive internal and external partners for reliability testing
    • Define production load board and probe card solutions
    • Support production

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    Profile:

    • A strong candidate has several years of engineering and production test experience on RF or mixed signal products and a solid background in product qualification
    • Validation test and characterization background and/or data analysis background is a great asset
    • PCB design, product engineering experience

    Professional requirements

    Requirements:

    • Experience (5+ year) on RF and mixed signal IC characterization and electrical test development on Automatic Test Equipment
    • Hands-on experience with test equipment usage and programming such as logic analyzer, signal generators and oscilloscope
    • Understanding of wireless systems (experience in RFID would be a plus)
    • Statistical and data analysis tools (e.g. JMP)
    • Strong autonomy in his field and capability for team work
    • Ability to contribute to a multi-disciplinary team in a constructive and data-driven approach

     
    We offer: 
    • A role in a small, dynamic and multi-cultural team setting where everyone can make a difference
    • An opportunity to work very closely on full product development flow from specification to full production
    • The opportunity to bring your experience and ideas to the table
    • A place to contribute to state-of-the-art and innovative RFID IC developments
    • Wednesday cake days and a great team atmosphere

    Language Skills

    • Fluency in written and spoken English. Spoken French is a plus

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Technical Leader - Emerging Business

    Technical Leader - Emerging Business

    Job-description

    EM Microelectronic has a number of System-on-Chip ICs addressing the Passive Keyless Entry and Remote Keyless Entry market.
    To lead the technical activities in the business unit, we are looking for a self-motivated hands-on technical manager to take the team to the next level. Drive and passion are important, and so is the capability to define and establish state-of-the-art design and verification methodologies as well as modern project management techniques.

    • In charge of all day-to-day operations in the business unit as a technical manager.
    • Set expectations to the technical team in terms of design methodologies, design reviews, quality etc. Support the team in personal development including annual goal setting and reviews.
    • Definition of technical product roadmap jointly with the BU Manager including technical surveys and competitive benchmarking
    • Lead architectural definition of new products and drive innovation in the BU
    • Supporting and supervising project managers on on-going projects, risk analysis and mitigation
    • Interface with Quality department, Design Services and CAD Support, Wafer Fabs, Back-end Operations and other Business Units
    • Mentoring junior designers
    • Project follow-ups with project managers
    • Technical interface with key customers

    We offer:
    • A role in a small, dynamic and multi-cultural team setting where everyone can make a difference
    • The opportunity to bring your experience and ideas to the table
    • Room to influence both IC architecture definition and the long-term BU product roadmap
    • A place to contribute to state-of-the-art and innovative IC developments

     

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    • Ideally M.Sc. + 15 or Ph.D. + 10 of experience in analog/RF/mixed-signal IC design
    • Project management and team leading
    • A strong candidate with hands-on design skills, capable of mentoring junior designers and reviewing and supporting experienced designers in their daily design challenges
    • Capable to lead and motivate people with a passion for technical challenges
    • Understanding of agile project management techniques and modern verification methodology

    Professional requirements

    • Solid background in analog/RF, mixed-signal and digital IC design
    • Proven track record in leading IC design teams from architecture definition to production and to deliver on-schedule and first-time-right silicon
    • Strong understanding of IC design, full-custom layout and mixed-signal verification methodologies and project management techniques
    • Good knowledge of CMOS semiconductor technologies
    • Self-motivated, fast learning, good communicator with passion and drive
    • Ability to lead a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team in a constructive and data-driven approach. Ownership and accountability are key words in your approach to team leading
    • Fluency in English (oral and written) is a must, additional language skills would be a major plus
    • Willingness to travel from time to time for technical meetings

    Language Skills

    • Fluency in English is a must, additional language skills, particularly German, is a plus.

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • RFID Digital Design Engineer

    RFID Digital Design Engineer

    Job-description

    To strengthen the team, our RFID Business Unit is currently looking for a digital design engineer. You will have the opportunity to work from specification and system level study to design implementation and verification on true ultra-low power design in close collaboration with customer and production support team. We are looking for an experienced professional motivated to drive design, methodology and best practices with a direct effect on product performance and BU bottom line.

    • Work with analog team on product specifications and system architecture
    • Perform state-of-the-art ultra-low power digital design implementation
    • Digital IP verification using UVM methodology. Drive verification subcontractors when relevant
    • Contribute to top level verification with analog modelling to verify system usecase and testmodes.
    • Drive or contribute to synthesis and physical implementation
    • Generate industrial test patterns
    • Improve validation methods and strategy to cut down product time to market while maintaining strong validation quality.
    • Collaborate with others sites in US and Prague and others Business Units to improve synergy on methodology and share best practices
    • Contribute to product qualification together with analog designers and test engineers

    Domain

    Engineering

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    • Strong autonomy in his field and capability for team work
    • Ability to contribute to a multi-disciplinary team in a constructive and data-driven approach
    • Min. Masters in electrical / electronic engineering
    • At least 5 years experience in similar position and industry
    • Used to work in multicultural team settings

    We offer: 
    • A role in a small, dynamic and multi-cultural team setting where everyone can make a difference
    • The opportunity to bring your experience and ideas to the table
    • A place to contribute to state-of-the-art and innovative RFID IC developments
    • Wednesday cake days and a great team atmosphere

    Professional requirements

    • A strong candidate has several years of digital design experience on RF or mixed signal products and he is eager to participate to all steps of product development, from definition to ramp up
    • Front-end digital design experience (system, architecture, RTL design, verification) in mixed signal environment
    • UVM verification methodology is a clear advantage
    • Physical implementation (synthesis, P&R, STA) is a plus, as well as experience in analog modelling.
    • Strong understanding of wireless systems and communication protocols (experience in RFID would be a plus)
    • UVM verification and/or analog modelling experience would be an asset

     

    Language Skills

    • English oral & written is a must
    • Any other language (e.g french speaking) would be an asset

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Senior Analog Designer

    Senior Analog Designer

    Job-description

    As part of the Smart Systems Business Unit based in Marin, Switzerland, you will be acting as Senior Analog IC Engineer with proven industrial experience, your principal work will be hands-on communication and sensing IC design. You will serve within a highly-skilled team of IC, hardware and Software engineers. Your main responsibilities will be:

    • IC design for transceiver and sensors SoCs: provide expert consulting to Project Managers, other IC designers, FAE team and customers
    • Define communication IC architecture and conduct system study, draft IC specifications, test plans and documentation
    • IC design: develop, simulate and validate communication interface, analog, mixed-signal IC in deep-submicron CMOS
    • Supervise layout with backend team. -Solve complex technical problems spreading over multiple domains around the radio section of SoCs (interfaces, digital system, power management unit, packaging, etc)
    • Supervise third-party contractors. Benchmark competitive solutions and IPs, study technology and standard trends, contribute to the BU’s roadmap
    • Design low power analog circuits and architectures
    • Develop next generation system architectures including system budgeting for best-in-class performance
    • As technical expert, mentor junior engineers on concept and implementation and perform key design tasks
    • Supervise layout engineers -Silicon evaluation and debug
    • Support Product and Test engineers for product qualification

    Domain

    Engineering

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    Background requirements:

    • At least a Master degree in Electrical Engineering
    • Min. 8 years of experience in the field of communication ICs in deep-submicron CMOS
    • Proven experience of putting RF transceivers into production is a clear plus
    • Solid background in CMOS analog circuit design

    Professional requirements

    Excellent understanding and proven experience is expected in the following areas:

    • Design of RF/analog/mixed-signal blocks in deep-submicron CMOS: LNA, PA, mixers, PLL, VCO and crystal oscillators, ADC/DAC, analog/digital filters
    • Understanding wireless product requirements
    • IC design/simulation tools and methodologies
    • Industrialization, qualification (for production).

    The following IC design skills are expected:
    • Ultra-low-power and low-voltage (1V) RF and analog IC design (transistor level)
    • Design, modelling and simulation of passives used for RF transceivers
    • Positive attitude for owning design and finding creative solutions
    • Talent for solving complex problems over a variety of domains around the radio
    • Team player sharing tasks and know-how proactively with colleagues, team driver stimulating cooperation among multidisciplinary teams/sites/partners
    • Strong on communication and reporting in English
    • At ease with mentoring other teams/groups (FAE, SW, sales) and for representation towards customers
    • Willingness to travel regularly to other EM sites in USA and Czech Republic

    Language Skills

    • English (oral & written) is a must
    • Any other language (e.g. speaking french) is an advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Mechatronic Engineer - Electronic Modules

    Mechatronic Engineer - Electronic Modules

    Job-description

    Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Specification, Architecture, Design, Development, Debug, and Qualification of electronic modules: the Printed Circuit Board, the mounting structure, and the encapsulation.
    • Architectural definitions and thorough design review preparation and participation
    • Interface with Quality, Design Services, Fab, Back-End, other BU Technical Leaders
    • Project leadership experience

    Domain

    Engineering

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    We are looking for a new team member with the following profile:

    • Experienced in all phases of electronic module development, including spec/performance definition, mechanical construction, material selection, design for high volume production and quality
    • Ability to define and improve electronic module development methodology for subsequent products
    • Ability to work in and withstand demanding environment with first tier international customers
    • Strong orientation towards satisfying external customer requirements for consumer and industrial products
    • Ability to communicate with clarity and precision when interacting with external customers 
    • Team oriented spirit, autonomous, flexible and motivated

    Professional requirements

    An ideal candidate will have:

    • MS-level with 5-10 years of related experience required
    • Mechatronics background required
    • Work experience in semiconductor industry would be a plus

    Language Skills

    • English (at C-level), French and/or German

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • OPC Data Preparation Engineer

    OPC Data Preparation Engineer

    Job-description

    This position is within our CAD Support Team. You will be working in close collaboration with Process Development Team and will be mainly responsible for the following tasks:

    • Setup and automate the OPC Data Prep flow based on Calibre tool Suite
    • Support Business Units when they apply OPC on GDSII prior to mask manufacturing
    • Act as partner to our Process Development team to improve yield, quality of OPC models & recipe
    • Act as interface with maskshops
    • Act as interface with third party OPC tool provider

     

    Domain

    Engineering

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    For this role, we are looking for a new colleague who matches following profile:

    • You have a solid experience in OPC Data Preparation, but you also good knowledge of OPC model building & OPC recipe
    • You have a strong experience with automation and scripting languages
    • You like to work in a multicultural, international and highly technical environment
    • You are highly motivated, flexible and a good team player

    Professional requirements

    To be successful in this position you need to have following experience:

    • Master or PhD in Science or Engineering
    • Min 3-5 years of experience in OPC Data Preparation and hands-on experience with state-of-the-art OPC software and related data treatment
    • Some experience in OPC Model building & OPC recipe is a MUST (ideally with Calibre tools)
    • Good understanding of design and manufacturing environment.

    Language Skills

    • English fluent (written & oral) is a must
    • French or any other language would be an advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Project Manager - Electronic Modules

    Project Manager - Electronic Modules

    Job-description

    As a member of the EM Marin-based team, he/she is tasked with running electronic module development programs for one or more EM business units. 
    Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Drives a series of development program for electronic modules
    • Secures timely execution and scheduling of internal and external deliverables to and from other groups within the company
    • Tracks BU deliverables to customers for electronic modules
    • Tightly collaborates with e-module technical lead to establish priorities
    • Interacts with BU customers internationally and with all relevant internal groups (other BUs, sales force, quality organization, fab/production organization, remote design centers and suppliers)

    Domain

    Engineering

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    • MS-level academic background + 3-5 years of experience in relevant field is required
    • PMM certification would be an advantage
    • Prior experience in sensor-equipped electronic modules a plus.

    Professional requirements

    • Highly organized individual with the ability to handle/track multiple programs in parallel.
    • Experience and understanding of electronic system development phases and flow from architecture definition to release to fabrication and production.
    • Ability to communicate with clarity and precision when interacting with internal and external groups, orally and in writing. 
    • Strong motivation towards satisfying external customer requirements for electronic module products.

    Language Skills

    • English (at C-level required), French and/or German

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • NVM Design Expert

    NVM Design Expert

    Job-description

    This position offers the opportunity to develop Ultra Low Power Embedded Non-Volatile Memories (Flash - OTP) from specification to full characterization. Responsibilities of this function include specification, circuit design, supervision of transistor level layout, verification (simulation, analysis) and silicon characterization.
     
    Roles & Responsibilities:

    • Design best in class Ultra Low Power and low area NVM IP’s from specification to silicon characterization
    • Design and silicon characterization of NVM testchips to maintain EM Microelectronic leadership in ULP NVM
    • Leverage on your skills and experience to positively challenge internal NVM design reviews

    • Interface with EM Microelectronic various Business units to define optimal NVM for high volume applications like RFID, Watch, IoT, sensor interface, energy harvesting, automotive
    • Interface with process development team to optimize EM Microelectronic proprietary technology for NVM performance
    • Interface with Business units to support NVM-related production ramp-up and yield improvement

    Domain

    Engineering

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    • MS/PhD degree in Electrical Engineering required
    • 7+ years of relevant experience in NVM design
    • Proficient with Cadence schematic, simulation and layout tools
    • Strong innovation capability (author of several patents)
    • Experienced in NVM design-for-manufacturability and design-for-test

    • Knowledge of the NVM physics and phenomena will facilitate valuable interfaces with our process development engineers and with our test and product engineers.

    • Experience in emerging NVM design is a plus (MRAM, RRAM)
    • Experience in SRAM design is a plus
    • Experience in NVM production yield support and improvement for high volume products is a plus
    • Experience in NVM design for automotive products is a plus
    • Leadership experience is a plus

    Professional requirements

    Competency is based on education, training, skills and experience. In order to perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and competencies:

    • Critical Thinking: Skilled at finding logical flaws in arguments and plans; identifies problems and solutions that others might miss; provides detailed insight and constructive criticism into problems and complex situations
    • Working with Ambiguity: Achieves forward progress in the face of poorly defined situations and/or unclear goals; able to work effectively with limited or partial information
    • Displaying Technical Expertise: Keeps his/her technical skills current; effectively applies specialized knowledge and skills to perform work tasks; understands and masters the technical skills, knowledge, and tasks associated with his/her job; shares technical expertise with others
    • Driving for Results: Aggressively pursues challenging goals and objectives; will to put in appropriate time and effort to accomplish objectives; takes a highly focused, goal driven approach toward work. Willing to remotely work and occasionally travel to other EM sites in the US and the Czech Republic
    • Making Accurate Judgments and Decisions: Bases decisions on a systematic review of relevant facts and information; avoids making assumptions or rushing to judgment; provides clear rationale for decisions
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and English proficiency (French is a plus).
    • Self-motivated and team oriented, with strong collaboration skills

    Language Skills

    • English fluent is a must
    • Any other language is an advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • IC Layout Engineer

    IC Layout Engineer

    Job-description

    As part of the Smart Systems Business Unit based in Marin, Switzerland, you will be acting as IC Layout Engineer in collaboration with the IC design team under the lead of the project manager to develop circuits in the domain of communication and sensing.
    We are seeking an IC Layout Engineer to join our team. The position requires knowledge of the entire IC backend development. As a member of a development team this engineer will be responsible for the following:

    • Designing layout for complex mixed signal, and analog circuits
    • Utilize advanced CAD tools for mask design
    • Package / Mount and bond generation and verification
    • Constraints interpretation and back annotation of layouts
    • Deliver clean layout data for Tape-out and mask generation
    • Review and analyze circuits as well as floorplans with IC designers
    • Project data management using version control

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    • BSEE or related field of study, with 3 or more physical/layout courses
    • 2+ years of relevant work experience
    • Teamplayer who likes an multicutural & international environment
    • Flexible, adaptive, independent
    • Motivated and willing to develop and learn

    Professional requirements

    • Strong analog layout skills and techniques
    • Experience with Cadence Virtuoso, XL, Assura verification and debugging
    • Knowledge of device construction and fab processing
    • Knowledge of basic Unix commands
    • Scripting skills in Unix Shell, Perl or Cadence Skill are considered a plus

    Language Skills

    • English, fluent is a must
    • French or any other language is an advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Senior Customer Quality Engineer

    Senior Customer Quality Engineer

    Job-description

    In order to strengthen our Quality Assurance department, we are recruiting a

    Senior Customer Quality Engineer

    Your mission will include improved customer satisfaction, through systematic customer quality management, timely response to complaints based on high quality level of problem solving methods and systematic plan for defect reduction. You will improve customer needs integration during product development and qualification plans.
    You will be responsible for the customer quality management including complaints management, quantity of cases, response times, quality and effectiveness of 8D submitted, yearly customer complaints reduction programs and implementation of the relevant methodology for e-modules reliability management.
    You will also create and implement continuous improvement plans, customer satisfaction and support, customer audits, reliability and failure analysis methods and quality tools.

    Domain

    Quality Assurance and Control

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    • Master in Engineering, Electronics or Microelectronics
    • At least 10 years professional experience in a quality role
    • Experience in Quality Management System: ISO 9001, IATF 16949, automotive core tools: FMEA, MSA, SPC, PPAP, APQP. Knowledge of relevant standards as AEC Q100, Jedec, MIL883…
    • Reliability knowledge and audit experience including VDA 6.3 Standard
    • Analytical skills and problem solving orientation and methods
    • Statistical knowledge is an advantage
    • Self-driven, hands-on with strong customer orientation
    • Fact based, pragmatic decision making, negotiation, priorisation
    • Project management and team leading, able to motivate and results oriented

    Professional requirements

    If you are highly analytical, an excellent communicator with strong presentation skills, a good team player, dynamic, pro-active and innovative, we are looking forward to receiving your application with your CV and motivation letter.

    Language Skills

    Fluent French and English; German an advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


    Denise Germann


  • RFID Silicon Validation Engineer

    RFID Silicon Validation Engineer

    Job-description

    In this position within the RFID BU located in Marin (Switzerland), you are mainly responsible for the following tasks:
    • Perform silicon validation and characterization for RFID product (UHF, HF and LF) together with design team and test engineer. Perform application and system measurements.
    • Improve validation methods and strategy to cut down product time to market while maintaining strong validation quality.
    • Collaborate with others sites in US and Prague and others Business Units to improve synergy on equipment usage, investment and methods
    • Contribute to product qualification together with designers and test engineers.
    • Support application field engineers with customer demands and customer returns analysis in a multi-disciplinary team together with quality, design and test engineers.

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    For this role we are looking for a new colleague who matches the following profile:
    • RF and mixed signal IC validation and test experience
    • Background in test equipment and measurement automation
    • Strong understanding of wireless systems and communication protocols (experience in RFID would be a plus)
    • Proven track record in silicon validation
    • Strong autonomy in his field and capability for team work
    • Ability to contribute to a multi-disciplinary team in a constructive and data-driven approach

    Professional requirements

    • Ideally + 10 of experience in analog/RF/mixed-signal IC design, project management
    • A strong candidate has several years of silicon validation experience on RF or mixed signal products
    • Solid background in test automation (ideally Labview and Python)
    • Industrial test background and/or data analysis background is a great asset.
    • RF PCB design

    Language Skills

    • Fluency in English is a must, additional language skills are a plus.

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Technical Leader - Business Unit Wireless & Sensing

    Technical Leader - Business Unit Wireless & Sensing

    Job-description

    As part of the Wireless and Sensing Business Unit based in Marin, Switzerland, you will be acting as the Technical Leader for a team that develops the company’s wireless products. These solutions are paving the way towards innovative IoT applications of the Swatch Group and of a variety of industrial customers.
    In direct interaction with BU Management and a team of highly-skilled team of IC, Hardware (HW), Software (SW) and Test engineers, your main responsibilities will be:

    • Act as the main technical reference person for the BU’s wireless IC's, modules and ASIC projects
    • Mentor the project managers and teams throughout all phases of IC/module development, for ensuring timeliness of deliveries and application of industrial quality flow / best practices
    • Oversee that projects are constructed and validated on sound technical basis and with proper risk management practices, in order to achieve “first-time right” IC and module designs
    • Also oversee quality of embedded firmware, bench/production testers, and customer support/tools
    • Assess, at technical level, sub-contractors and IP providers, ensuring that they contribute with high level of technical quality and efficiency
    • Interact with the FAE/Sales teams for defining and providing the required support material and documentation to introduce and accompany products on the market.
    • Own the technology roadmap for the BU and constantly assess/benchmark vs competition, interact with R&D institutes and universities for enriching the BU’s product portfolio.
    • Represent, with BU Leader, the BU’s technologies and products to customers and at events.

    Domain

    Design / Creation

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    Background requirements: 

    • At least a Master degree in Electrical Engineering
    • At least 10 years of industrial experience, ranging over IC design, project management and technical team leadership in the field of CMOS wireless IC's and modules
    • Proven experience of putting wireless semiconductor solutions into production is a clear requirement and module production is desired

    Professional requirements

    Excellent understanding and proven experience is expected in the following areas: 

    • Design of low-power RF/analog/mixed-signal blocks in deep-submicron CMOS, mastering state-of-the-art RF IC design/simulation tools and methodologies
    • Analysis of wireless product requirements, design of RF systems/modules and blocks along the signal path
    • Know-how of the BLE standard is a clear plus
    • Industrialization, qualification (for production) and certification of wireless ICs and modules


    The following skills are expected: 
    • Positive attitude for owning products and projects at technical level, and for overseeing technical interactions across multi-disciplinary teams and projects
    • Technical leadership talent for stimulating creative and problem-solving mindset at all phases of IC and module development and testing
    • Strong on communication and reporting in English. At ease with mentoring BU designers and FAE/sales team, and for technical representation of BU products towards customers
    • Willingness to travel regularly to other EM sites, to customer sites and to contractor sites

    Language Skills

    • English written and oreal is a must.
    • French or any other language would be an advantage

    Start date

    1-8-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


  • Maintenance Technician

    Maintenance Technician

    Job-description

    Pour notre département de « IC Maintenance Diffusion – Wet Bench », nous cherchons un(e)
    Technicien(ne) de maintenance – horaire de nuit (22 :00 – 6 :00 permanent) ou de weekend
    Vous aurez la mission principale d’assurer les opérations de maintenance préventives et curatives, le diagnostic, le dépannage et la réparation et calibration de nos équipements de diffusion, wet bench et PECVD.

    Domain

    Manufacturing

    Position

    Non Management

    Your profile

    Titulaire d’un diplôme de technicien(ne) ES en électronique ou automation ou d’une formation équivalente, vous avez de bonnes connaissances en électronique et en informatique. Une première expérience professionnelle dans un environnement industriel, de préférence en salle blanche est un atout.

    Professional requirements

    Doté(e) de bonnes capacités de communication et d’un bon esprit d’équipe, vous savez faire preuve d’initiative, de flexibilité et êtes orienté solutions. Vous travaillez de manière autonome, systématique et structurée. Vos capacités analytiques et votre curiosité vous permettent d’apprendre, d’améliorer continuellement et d’évoluer en termes de performance et d’efficacité. Rigoureux/se et précis/e, vous êtes capable de travailler sous pression et de gérer le stress.

    Language Skills

    Vous parlez couramment le Français et avez un bon niveau d’Anglais.

    Start date

    1-10-2018

    Job location

    2074 Marin

    Company address

    EM Microelectronic-Marin Ltd
    Rue des Sors 3
    CH-2074 Marin-Epagnier

    Contact person


    Denise Germann
    Senior HR Business Partner