• Senior RF Product Engineer

    Job Locations US-CA-Morgan Hill
    Requisition ID
    Category (Portal Searching)
    RF Engineering
  • Job Description

    Wolfspeed is Cree's Power & Radio Frequency (RF) business and one of the world's leading suppliers of gallium nitride on silicon carbide (GaN-on-SiC) technology and products. Our business is growing rapidly and we are hiring a Senior RF Product Engineer to join our team responsible for RF products for the Communication Infrastructure business located in Morgan Hill, California.

    What Wolfspeed can do for you:

    You will be part of a strong cross-functional team that has a focus on new products. You will work with industry leading GaN-on-SiC technology in a rapidly growing semiconductor products company with a long-term vision for success. You will be able to grow your potential in a high visibility role with great opportunities for career development and progression. We are investing in innovation, new technology, and the growth of our talent to ensure sustainable success.

    What you can do for Wolfspeed:

    The Senior RF Product Engineer will be the key interface between the product line and support organizations including operations, reliability, quality, test engineering, and procurement. They will also interface with several internal and outsourced manufacturing and test sites across the World.

    Furthermore, the Senior RF Product Engineer will ensure a smooth transition of new product into production in a market that requires very steep production ramps. They will develop safe launch plans and closely monitor newly released products. In addition, with the strong background of the applicant in statistical analysis and design, they will support new product development with design of experiments (DOEs). They will define ATE characterization test plans, generate characterization reports, and perform statistical data analysis to establish production test limits.

    Tasks for the Senior RF Product Engineer include:

    • Works closely with cross functional teams including product management, marketing, design, operations, reliability, quality, test engineering, and procurement.
    • Defines, identifies, manages, and streamlines processes and workflows
    • Statistical analysis of data for new and sustaining product, including Cpk analysis and setting of specification limits.
    • Works with marketing, reliability and quality teams to develop reliability qualification plans.
    • Develops and monitors safe launch plans.
    • Generates characterization reports.
    • Correlates test systems.
    • Identifies opportunities for quality improvement, yield improvement and cost reduction.
    • Defines and drives yield improvement and cost reduction projects.
    • Reviews assembly documents for accuracy and design for manufacturability.
    • Analyzes and monitors PCM and unit probe data from internal and external foundries.
    • Manages inventory for prototype builds across several factories and projects.

    What you need for success:

    BSc or MSc in Electrical Engineering

    • 8+ years’ experience in product engineering for RF power amplifiers
    • In-depth knowledge of semiconductor manufacturing processes
    • Experience in working with external frontend and backend manufacturing partners
    • Experience with outsourced RF test is preferred
    • Strong background in statistical analysis
    • Proficient in the use of statistical analysis software packages such as JMP and Minitab
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, result oriented growth business



    At Cree | Wolfspeed, we’ve spent more than 30 years developing industry firsts as a leader in wide bandgap semiconductor technology. Not familiar with all of our products? That is because we are a part of the invisible revolution; if we do our job right you will never know we were there. Our products make impossible possible like our LEDs that power cities to our Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN) components that power electric vehicles, solar energy, telecommunications and industrial, military and aerospace solutions.


    We believe in enabling the world to do more with less. That’s why we encourage each other to think unconventionally, take ownership and solve real problems. Interested in a career at Cree | Wolfspeed? We want to meet you. Submit your application now.


    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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