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Senior Wireless IC Product Engineer at Morse Micro

in Picton, NSW

Job description

Would you like to help build the next generation Wi-Fi chips that will enable a new generation of Internet of Things (IoT) devices? Then join Australia’s hottest semiconductor startup. You’ll work with the team that invented Wi-Fi 20 years ago, and help them shape the future of Wi-Fi for IoT. 

You will be responsible for all aspects of product engineering and ATE test development at Morse Micro; from new production introduction to yield improvements and RMA support. Initially the role will be supported by external test program developers, so excellent project management skills will be essential.
As the first product engineer at Morse Micro this is an outstanding opportunity for an ambitious and driven engineer to get in early and play a key role in the growth of the company. 

Starting date for this position would be April - May.


Who are we

Morse Micro is a fabless semiconductor company building Wi-Fi HaLow (802.11ah) chips for the Internet of Things (IoT). We are a team of wireless experts that love to work hard, innovate + invent. Together, we are building the world’s lowest power Wi-Fi technology that will enable billions of IoT devices to connect securely to the internet. Today we are a team of twenty-two based in Sydney + Picton (Australia) and Boston (USA). Over the next two years we will be growing significantly and opening more overseas offices. We can sponsor a work visa for the right candidate. 


What we are looking for

  • Product/Test Development engineer with 7+ years relevant industry experience
  • Experience taking wireless chips to mass production
  • MSc or PhD in Electrical / Electronics / Communications Engineering
  • Experience ATE testing wireless SOC + circuits; radios, calibration circuits, processors, memories, switched and linear power management circuits
  • Expert programming ATE such as Teradyne UltraFLEX
  • Expert in all production test techniques; IDDQ, scan chain etc
  • Excellent project management skills with demonstrable experience of meeting project timelines
  • Experience working with IC design teams to improve testability
  • Knowledge of semiconductor fabrication process; mask making, assembly, QA
  • Familiarity with the IEEE 802.11 standard
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills and thorough methodical work style
  • The capacity to think for oneself
  • A good understanding of wireless systems (OFDM, LNAs, etc) 


Responsibilities include:

  • Test Program development (hardware and software)
  • Characterisation + introduction of new products
  • Collaboration with design team on DFT
  • Validation of new products on ATE
  • Manage production yield and quality
  • ATE cost optimisation
  • Management of CM test
  • RMA support
  • Correlation of ATE with bench evaluation
  • Burn In, ESD, Latch up support

What we offer

  • Competitive salary + excellent stock option package
  • Healthy work environment with sit/stand desks and large screens
  • Lots of snacks + drinks, incl barista coffee + some of the world’s best beers
  • Work besides and learn from some of the world’s most experienced engineers
  • Potential to sponsor a work visa for the right candidate

If you are interested in productising the first 802.11ah chip together with the inventors of Wi-Fi, then send us your resume and application letter to and tell us why you should become Morse Micro's Senior Wireless IC Product Engineer.

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