Kforce

Sr. Flip chip Packaging Substrate Engineer

3+ months agoSan Jose, CA

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client, a growing and established company in the state of Arizona is seeking a Senior Flip Chip Packaging Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ metro area with solid substrate experience. We are looking for candidates nationwide willing to relocate to the Phoenix area. A relocation is provided. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager.Essential Duties:

  • Direct interface with suppliers and factory engineers for new substrate development and qualification
  • position includes cross functional management and direct customer interactions for new product development, qualification and mass production of advanced flip chip products
  • Duties include the daily application of detailed knowledge of semiconductor packaging assembly and substrate technologies across many concurrent development/NPI programs
  • Driving customer requirements and timelines to multiple factories; Deep diving into root cause failure analysis and clearing obstacles with product design, reliability, and manufacturability issues; Performing and analyzing detailed cost modeling for providing product level assembly pricing
  • Chosen candidate will be responsible for driving cost reductions and increased revenues within assigned customer base
  • This role combines deep technical knowledge, project management, strategic planning, tactical execution, customer satisfaction control, business sense, and negotiation skill
  • The chosen individual will need to help define and concurrently manage ownership of multiple programs, from both the business
  • Responsibility for substrate technology path finding and roadmap execution
  • Work closely with suppliers to identify capabilities and capacities for all key processes and material sets (ABF, uBall, stacked vias, Coreless, etc.)
  • Drive substrate suppliers to meet technology requirements and timelines
  • Work across different functional groups and involvement with engineering, product development, etc.


Skills

  • BS or MS Mechanical, Chemical, Materials or Electrical Engineering
  • 8-12+ years of experience in the semiconductor industry
  • Experience with substrate technology path finding and roadmap execution
  • Experience working with substrates
  • Experience interfacing with suppliers and factory engineers for new substrate development and qualifications
  • Strong experience and knowledge of semiconductor packaging design, materials, substrates, manufacturing methods and various flip chip package form factors
  • Strong project management experience
  • Excellent technical project management experience (preferably, involving offshore factories) and the ability to manage numerous programs and teams is required
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Strong ability to overcome obstacles and assume ownership of program success a must
  • Strong experience and knowledge of semiconductor packaging design, materials, substrates, manufacturing methods and various flip chip package form factors
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills a must
  • Ability and willingness to travel both domestic and internationally about 30% a must
  • Hands on manufacturing/technical experience highly desired
  • PMP certification a plus
  • Experience with cost modeling, pricing, quoting activities and products desired
  • Knowledge of material and package characterization data analysis, reliability test methods and qualification procedures desired
  • Experience/knowledge of flip chip packaging failure analysis methods also desired
  • Familiarity with Design of Experiments and Statistical Process Control (JMP) a plus
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."