Senior Smart Scale Test Engineer

Milpitas, California, United States · Engineering


Micross STS is an independent test services company providing reliability and performance characterization services across a range of electronic components for use in extreme Space and Mil Aero applications. The Senior Test engineer will work with engineering teams from top-tier Prime contractors and Government laboratories to devise software routines and hardware solutions to verify that such components meet or exceed their design criteria. Micross assignments invariably involve a small number of sophisticated and unique components – primarily VLSI ASICS, FPGA’s and various high speed RF Components. This requires that the Senior Test Engineer has a broad range of software and hardware skills, plus the curiosity and mental ingenuity to think around problems. The successful candidate will:

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Architect, design, develop and test FPGA solutions for the test and measurement industry

Develop high speed communication interfaces between FPGA, microcontrollers, and PC.

PCIe experience required

Plan, conduct, and report on the performance testing for new electronic designs

Conduct troubleshooting and determine root cause for circuit design, board design, and fabrication.

Verilog coding experience is desirable.

High Volume manufacturing process experience

Comprehension of ATE concepts a must

Familiar with 93K test equipment

Experience with the FPGA firmware development process is a must; including VHDL code development, simulation, synthesis, timing closure, and FPGA verification

Experience interfacing high speed A/D, D/A and communication interfaces(I2C, Ethernet, SPI, UARTs)

Familiarity with current advanced FPGA development tools for signal processing applications (e.g. Xilinx Accel DSP, Simulink, or Altera DSP Builder).

Generate test software & hardware design on ASLx, LTX-CX, and LTX-D10


Aptitude and Character:

Other Duties & Responsibilities:

About Silicon Turnkey Solutions:

Micross STS ( is a recognized development partner in the hi-rel semiconductor market, primarily to fabricators, program contractors and product developers servicing the aerospace, military and ultra-performance commercial markets. The company integrates electrical test, environmental test, mechanical engineering, package design and assembly expertise to develop and deliver leading edge semiconductor components (FPGA’s, ASICS, RF….) and associated modules that are capable of operating in extreme environments at the highest levels of reliability and performance. STS operates in Milpitas, CA, reporting to the Micross corporate HQ in Orlando, FL. STS is a dynamic and creative organization with a highly skilled work-force and a strong “can-do” culture.

Micross Components ( is a leading global provider of distributed and specialty electronic components for military, space, medical, and demanding industrial applications. Operating as a single source for high reliability and state-of-the-art electronics, Micross’ solutions range from bare die and wafer processing to advanced and custom modules, component modifications and related interconnect offerings.

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