Chip Product Engineer (Engineer Staff, Mfg Product) – Lumentum Operations LLC – San Jose, CA

Chip Product Engineer

Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and commercial laser customers worldwide. Lumentum’s optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise, and data center network. Lumentum’s commercial lasers enable advanced manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities. Lumentum is headquartered in Milpitas, California with R&D, manufacturing, and sales offices worldwide.

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Job Description

We are looking for a self-motivated Product Engineer to join our dynamic team. This Product Engineer will be responsible for overseeing new chip product introduction, production ramp, yield sustaining and improvement in foundries to support Lumentum’s growing business needs.

In this position you will:
Perform statistical data analysis and trouble shoot potential root causes for yield excursion in foundries

Drive yield improvement and product cost reduction post production ramp in foundries

Monitor and review day-to-day operations with foundries to meet quality and delivery goals

Engineering material disposition

Support failure analysis for production and RMA

Support closure of quality cases and enforcement of foundry quality improvement


MS or PhD in electrical engineering, materials science, applied physics, or other relevant fields.

Deep understanding of semiconductor device process/physics

Statistical data analysis skill (JMP or Minitab etc.)

3+ years of hands-on experience in device design, wafer process, device assembly, and testing for either optoelectronics or semiconductor devices

5+ years of working experience in semiconductor industry, preferred with 3+ years direct experience of yield management, process and quality control for a high-volume product

Familiarity with foundry operation models

Familiarity with failure analysis tools of semiconductor devices

Effective communication skills and ability to drive activities across highly matrixes, cross-functional teams as well as external suppliers

Good problem solving capabilities

International travel required – 10%

Must be time zone flexible

Primary Location


US-CA-San Jose

Work Locations


San Jose-Rose, CA USA

80 Rose Orchard Way

San Jose




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Job Posting


May 16, 2017, 5:47:17 AM

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