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Product Validation Engineer



Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024

About SiTime

SiTime Corporation is the precision timing company. Our semiconductor MEMS programmable solutions offer a rich feature set that enables customers to differentiate their products with higher performance, smaller size, lower power and better reliability. With more than 3 billion devices shipped, SiTime is changing the timing industry. For more information, visit

Job Summary

The Product Validation Engineer will be responsible for productization of SiTime’s revolutionary timing devices. We are looking for passionate, self-starters who can work cross-functionally to ensure system-level performance of our products and help solve the world’s toughest timing problems. It is not necessary to meet all job requirements to be a qualified candidate for the position.


  • Validation, characterization, and release-to-production of MEMS-based timing products.
  • Work with MEMS and circuit design teams to evaluate new silicon and recommend design improvements for enhanced performance.
  • Design, develop, and validate PCB test platforms and firmware to enable automated data acquisition & analysis.
  • Develop and transfer algorithms to final test and production environments.
  • Perform engineering failure analysis to root cause product issues.
  • Innovate and prototype system architectures and new technologies for next-generation products.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Strong, fundamental knowledge of mixed signal circuits.
  • Hands-on experience with electronics lab instrumentation. Prior experience with metrology systems for evaluating timing parameters is preferred but not required.
  • Excellent programming skills and prior experience with MATLAB and/or Python.
  • Strong statistical analysis skills.

Desired Characteristics & Attributes:

  • High level of self-motivation and drive to make an impact.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative, fast-paced team environment.

Benefits offered: 401k plan, health and wellness that includes medical, dental, vision, life, parental leave, legal services, and time off plans.

Base pay is one part of SiTime’s Total Rewards Package that is provided to compensate and recognize employees for their work. This role may be eligible for additional discretionary bonuses/incentives, and equity-based compensation.

SiTime is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We treat each person fairly and we do not tolerate discrimination or harassment against anyone on the basis of any protected characteristics, including

race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, pregnancy, political affiliation, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, or marital status or other characteristics protected by law. SiTime participates in the E-Verify program.