SoC Silicon Reliability Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200471104
Do you love crafting elegant solutions to highly complex challenges? Do you intrinsically see the importance in every detail? As part of our Silicon Technologies group, you’ll help design and manufacture our next-generation, high-performance, power-efficient processor, system-on-chip (SoC). You’ll ensure Apple products and services can seamlessly and expertly handle the tasks that make them beloved by millions. Joining this group means you’ll be responsible for crafting and building the technology that fuels Apple’s devices. Together, you and your team will enable our customers to do all the things they love with their devices! Dynamic, intellectual and inspiring, people innovative technologies are the norm here. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with all Apple Hardware products. The same real passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. Join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple product.

Key Qualifications

  • Hands on SoC product and package reliability testing
  • Familiar with preparation for Qualification including BIB/Socket, waveform, electrical bias, thermal effect, lifetime estimation.
  • Set-up HTOL testing
  • Set-up ESD and Latch Up test
  • Device Reliability FA experience
  • Driving foundries for process reliability issue
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Some travel is required


You will be responsible for Apple SoC and mobile DRAM Product/Package Reliability and Failure Analysis. This candidate will work closely with multi-functional teams and subcontractors to coordinate the introduction of new products and ensure product manufacturability. The core responsibilities of this role will include: - Drive SoC product, process and package qualification and reliability tests - Drive Failure analysis during product or package qualification - Experience applying JEDEC quality related standards, ISO and the science behind them. - Must know reliability fail modes of silicon / packaging technologies and fail mechanisms with respect to reliability. - Experience with reliability HW and Stress Pattern setups and equipment for life, environmental, ESD, Latch-Up testing - Support PCN or ECN activities - Implement on-going quality improvement processes working with the suppliers

Education & Experience

BS degree and 10+ years of experience is required.

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits