Quality Engineer, Sr.

Date: 13/05/2022

Location: Newport Beach, CA, USA, 92660

Company: Tower Semiconductor Ltd.

About Tower Semiconductor

Looking for a career path in the high-tech manufacturing industry? Become part of a team focused on delivering the most exciting semiconductor technology to the world!  If you enjoy working with others in a fast pace environment and are looking for an opportunity to grow your career in the high-tech industry, then Tower Semiconductor is the place to be!
Tower Semiconductor is a global specialty foundry leader! We specialize in manufacturing analog integrated circuits for more than 300 customers worldwide in growing markets such as automotive, medical, industrial, consumer and aerospace and defense, among others.

Job Description

Tower Semiconductor Newport Beach, an exciting and growing wafer foundry for state-of-the-art Automotive and wireless communications semiconductor products, is looking for a Quality Engineer. This is a customer and supplier facing role with internal quality systems responsibilities including Automotive, Continuous Improvement Programs (CIPs), customer satisfaction, 8D problem solving, Statistical Process Control (SPC), Change Control, and other quality systems listed below. The successful candidate will facilitate interactions with customers, suppliers and internal teams. Strong communication skills and engineering judgment required. Successful candidate will be expected to develop internal/external networks, facilitate, lead and solve complex problems.

This Job Is For You If

  • Interface with customer and supplier engineering/program/account quality managers and customer quality accounts regarding quality requirements and activities
  • Measure, monitor and improve suppliers thru periodic Business Reviews (QBR’s) and Supplier Scorecards
  • Measure, monitor and improve customer satisfaction thru periodic Business Reviews and Customer Scorecards
  • 8D problem solving systems and methodology
  • Customer Corrective Action Requests (CCAR)
  • Change Control Board systems and methodology
  • New Product Introduction (NPI) systems and methodology
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC) systems and methodology
  • Continuous Improvement Process (CIP) systems and methodology
  • Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility (GR&R) systems and methodology
  • Internal/external (supplier/customer/Registers) Quality Audits (IATF/ISO, OHSAS, etc.) and meetings (records, actions tracking to customer and other satisfaction)
  • Handle RMA's (Return Material Authorization) for customer quality concerns


Working Environment Examples:

Assignment Complexity – Assignments are complex in nature, engineering judgment required

Accountability/Discretion – Responsible for project deadlines.

Working Relationships – Facilitate technical analysis and collaborate with multi-disciplined teams

Supervision – Minimal supervision on daily activities.



Job Requirements

  • Engineering/chemistry/physics/mathematics bachelor’s degree or equivalent required
  • Minimum five years process or integration engineering experience in a semiconductor fabrication facility or similar preferred
  • Strong attention to details, organized and computer literate (MS PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
  • Data mining, analysis and software/automation skills (Jump, SQL, perl, tcl, or similar db/scripting skills) is an advantage
  • Lean Six-Sigma is an advantage
  • Firm understanding of Project/Program Management principles and skills (MS Project or similar)
  • Ability to interact on a team with good verbal and written communication skills

*Candidate must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. legal resident, or have granted asylum or refugee status in the U.S.


Perks And Benefits

Industry leading healthcare.

Community outreach programs

Savings and Investments

Educational resources

Opportunities to network and connect

Recruiting incentive program

Employee recognition programs