ON Semiconductor Staff Product Engineer in San Jose, California

Staff Product Engineer - ONSemiconductor – San Jose, CA

Job Summary:

The Image Sensor Group (ISG) at ON Semiconductor is looking for a Staff Product Engineer to work cross functionally with marketing, technology development, design, quality assurance, pixel characterization, test and applications engineering. In this position you will have the opportunity to involve the NPD (New Product Development) process from engineering perspective and drive new product introduction by taking sensors from design to mass production for consumer market. As a semiconductor product engineer you will be responsible for researching product technical requirements, validating its performance characteristics, and developing an efficient and effective production test for robust quality commitment and high yield delivery. During NPD, you will validate product performance, characterize performance, root-cause product issues, identify opportunities for resolution, ultimately provide quality products to our end customers and create competitive cost structure as well. The work environment revolves around the guiding principles of building success through respect, integrity, and initiative.


The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Define product validation requirements by working withcross functional teams, including design team, DFT team and test engineersto translate concepts into tests.

  • Validate design features, debug initial silicon,determines root cause of problems, and drive for solutions

  • Collaborate with test engineers to develop an effectiveand efficient manufacturing test on ATE for mass production

  • Drivingramp readiness with engineering and operations teams.

  • Participate in yield analysis, drive necessary improvementactions to improve yield.

  • Collaborate with application engineers & customersto enable successful system design

  • Work with reliability engineers to achieve successfulqualification of products.

  • Failure analysis support for customer returned issue


  • Bachelor’s Degreein Electrical or Semiconductor Engineering related field; Master’s Degreepreferred.

  • 3 years onsemiconductor industry experience with minimum of 2 years hands on ATEexperience

  • Goodcharacteristic to work in a fast paced and highly dynamic work environment

  • Understandingof CMOS imager sensor architecture and operation is preferred.

  • Strong knowledgein test development, statistical analysis, and product validationmethodologies

  • Abilityto drive solutions across multiple cross-functional teams, and the supplychain.

  • Relevantexperience in introducing products into manufacturing, or high volumeproduction a large plus.

ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power and signal management, logic, standard and custom devices. The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical and military/aerospace applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions.

Job: Engineering

Title: Staff Product Engineer

Location: CA-San Jose

Requisition ID: 1806631

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.