Product Engineer

Greater KC Area


Not too long ago CNN/Money and Money magazine ranked this location/town 44th on its list of the 100 Best Cities to reside in the United States.

The ranking improved to 27th more recently as well


Benefits - Full, begin the first day

Relocation Assistance Available - Yes

Bonus Eligible - Yes

Interview Travel Paid – Yes



General Summary of Purpose - Provide Engineering support for existing product improvement and new product development for a wide range of discrete semiconductor products.  This position will require a good understanding of the principles involved in semiconductor wafer processing and a strong background in semiconductor device physics. The Product Engineer is responsible for identifying, evaluation and implementing design changes which will enhance the performance, reduce the manufacturing cost, and improve the quality of the current family of discrete semiconductor devices.  In addition, this person will work with the design group to evaluate and implement new designs to move our products to the Best in Class.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Work with Design Engineer to create and evaluate new product designs that will bring our product family to a “Best in Class” level.

2. Identify and evaluate product design changes to improve yield and enhance performance of the existing product line. This will involve monitoring product performance on an on-going basis and driving to meet the overall company goals in the area of cost, quality and electrical performance.

3. Work with Process Engineers to support current production by trouble shooting process yield issues and recommending corrective action. This involves maintaining product datasheet documentation, production travelers, datasheets, FMEAs, and process control plans.

4. Assist in Engineering Product and Process improvement studies by assisting in the design of experiments, evaluating the results, and drawing conclusions from those experiments.

5. Work with customers to avoid quality or performance issues and to resolve those that occur.

6. Establish good channels of communication for all shifts and support the product team in meeting development schedules.


Candidates should have minimum of Masters of Science in Engineering or Physics

Candidates should possess good communications skills and be aggressive in driving change. Candidate should be open to on-going education to keep current with industry trends.



Minimum of 3-5 years in Semiconductor development and process integration. Strong background in semiconductor device physics and silicon wafer processing. Familiarity with standard industry practices. Experience in discrete bipolar transistor and Schottky diode production is required.


Other Qualifications and Requirements

Good knowledge of Windows, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word software.