2 days old

Product Qualification Director

San Jose, CA
  • Job Code
Job Title: Product Qualification Director 154433

Primary Location United States-California-San Jose
Job: Hardware Engineering
Schedule: Full-time

Xilinx is the leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs and 3DICs. Xilinx's all-programmable devices are designed into tens of thousands of products that improve the quality of the everyday lives of billions of people worldwide. For over 30 years, Xilinx has been behind some of the greatest advancements in technology and science - from the industry's first fabless semiconductor model to the NASA Curiosity Mars Rover, to today's autonomous vehicles and hyperscale data centers. Xilinx uniquely enables applications that are both software-defined, yet hardware optimized - enabling smart, connected and differentiated applications across technology's biggest megatrends, including Machine Learning, 5G Wireless, Embedded Vision, Industrial IoT and Cloud Computing and more.


If you are a passionate, innovative and an out-of-the-box thinker that enjoys challenging projects, Xilinx is the right place for you. Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative, and creative people to help deliver groundbreaking technologies that enable our customers to differentiate. Come do your best work and live your best life through collaboration, wellness and giving back to your community as a member of the ONEXILINX team.


We are searching for a Global Operations Quality Product Qualification Director who will pioneer new processes, design and manufacturing technologies, identifiy key risk area to focus and defines product and reliability test requirements for the next generation of Xilinx products.


We develop the most efficient and optimized product and reliability test methodologies and plan to achieve the fastest enablement of new product introduction to the market with industry highest quality.



  • Design and timely execute early product evaluation and qualification to enable the fastest time to production
  • Drive engineering data collection and data analysis for any product related issues to identify root cause and provide corrective actions
  • Define characterization plan for product performance and functionality window changes over time and implement proper screen and guard bands in production test
  • Lead cross function team including reliability, foundry engineering, diagnosis, package & assembly, product test and failure analysis to efficiently debug any qualification failures and come up with recovery plan
  • Develop innovative test methodologies to continuously thrive for the highest level of product quality to meet specific needs in commercial, automotive and aerospace/defense industry
  • Manage 3 direct reports





  • MS or PhD in Physics, Materials Science or related field with
  • 10 years of development experience in semiconductor industry
  • In-depth knowledge and working experience in advanced silicon process and electronic package technologies including 3D IC are required
  • Solid understanding and extensive knowledge of advanced silicon process technology, chip-package interaction and board level reliability issues
  • Excellent problem solving and failure debug skills are required
  • Capable to drive cross functional teams to efficiently resolve issues and identify corrective actions
  • Development & NPI program management experience from 1st silicon to production
  • Familiar with FPGA products, design and applications
  • Basic understanding of product test methodology and implementation is a plus
  • Previous management experience is strongly preferred

Job Posting: Nov 29, 2017, 9:14:56 PM

Xilinx is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Applicants and employees are treated throughout the employment process without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender Identity or sexual orientation. The self-identification information requested is not gathered for employment decisions. It is used only for compliance with US Federal laws. Your responses are strictly voluntary, and any information provided will remain confidential. If you choose not to "self-identify", you will not be subject to any adverse treatment.


  • Engineering

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Product Qualification Director

San Jose, CA

Share this job

Product Qualification Director

San Jose, CA

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast