• Test Technician

    Job Locations US-NC-Research Triangle Park
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  • Job Description

    Job Summary:

    As a Test Technician in the Silicon Carbide Power Device R&D group you will be part of a test team reasonable for all aspects of power semiconductor development. You will work with device design scientist and engineering personnel to develop and perform testing and characterization of state of the art power devices. The successful candidate will be a resourceful, hands-on, problem solver with the capacity to quickly grasp and resolve a wide range of technical challenges.


    What can CREE do for you?

    • Work at the leading Silicon Carbide Power Semiconductor company
    • Work on leading edge devices and technologies
    • Collaborate with the brightest individual in the field
    • Be part of a rapidly growing business


    What can you do for CREE?

    • Interact with R&D, FAB, and P&T engineers, technicians, scientist, and operators to develop and perform testing on SiC power devices.
    • Perform tasks related to electrical testing, thermal testing, reliability testing and packaging of SiC power devices.
    • Perform electrical, thermal and mechanical experiments to measure and improve device performance and process yields.
    • Assemble, Configure and Verify operation of test systems.
    • Collect data, analyze results, and issue recommendations.
    • Generate and maintain testing and equipment documentation and procedures.


    What you need for success:

    • AS in Electrical Engineering Technology or related discipline required.
    • Perform Thermal Impedance testing and associated data analysis on MOSFETs and Diodes.
    • Perform on wafer testing of power semiconductors at specified temperatures.
    • Assemble high voltage semiconductor packages
    • Perform testing of packaged power semiconductor devices.
    • Experience testing high voltage and high current power semiconductors.
    • Ability to read and understand circuit schematics.
    • Ability to perform printed circuit board layout.
    • Ability to assemble simple electrical and mechanical circuits and components.
    • Proficient at MS Excel, MS Word and MS Access.
    • High energy, self-motivated attitude with strong communication skills and an ability to interface effectively with different backgrounds and at every level of the organization
    • Must have a “whatever it takes” attitude to get the job done
    • Strong attention to detail while effectively managing time
    • Candidate must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder


    Since our beginning 30 years ago, we have introduced innovative and disruptive solutions that enable a more efficient, productive and safer world. We continue our leadership in developing market-leading lighting-class LEDs, lighting products and semiconductor products for power and radio frequency (RF) applications. We believe in unlocking the power and potential of technology, enabling the world to do more with less. We aim to transform the way people experience light and are also leading the innovation of Power/RF products that move us toward a more energy efficient future.

    Be part of our future and have a direct impact while working for an organization that provides a place to work alongside brilliant people, a competitive total rewards package, and a problem solving culture. We invite you to submit an application if you feel we would be a good fit.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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