SENIOR DVE, Microsoft Devices Group on the Surface product in Redmond, WA


TitleSENIOR DVE
CategoryHardware Engineering
LocationRedmond, WA
DivisionMicrosoft Devices Group
ProductSurface
Date AddedDecember 5, 2014
Open Positions2

Are you passionate about building cool devices and technologies? Microsoft's Surface Team focuses on building devices that fully express the Windows vision. A fundamental part of our strategy is having desirable and powerful devices that enable the experiences people want, and elicit their excitement. Creating these devices involves a close partnership between hardware and software engineers, designers, and manufacturing. We are currently building the next generation and Surface needs you!
Role & Opportunity:
The Microsoft Surface Team is seeking qualified candidates for Camera Design Verification Engineer. You will be responsible for the design verification and qualification of Surface camera hardware. You will develop comprehensive verification strategies and plans that bridge high-level use cases to product architecture/design to effectively and systematically reveal and screen out camera defects. The Design Verification Engineer provides critical analysis of test data and drives the right solutions, design changes, and trade-offs in the context of business priorities. On a frequent basis, you will create and introduce innovative test techniques and methods to ensure robust product qualification. You will also lead test strategy discussions, develop test methodologies and plans, execute test procedures, and project-manage qualification cycles.
The position involves working closely with electrical engineers, color scientists, mechanical engineers, software engineers, software verification engineers, manufacturing test engineers and program managers.
Qualifications:
BS/MS in Electrical Engineering with > 5 years of experience designing and testing high-volume consumer electronics at component and system levels with expertise in camera subject matter
Working knowledge of camera image signal processing, image sensors and lenses
Demonstrated ability to design comprehensive verification strategies with supporting documentation including test plans, procedures, and reports
Strong communication skills required, including the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms.
Must be able to plan work, and work to a plan adapting as necessary in a rapidly evolving environment.
The ability to comprehend and assimilate technical concepts across multiple disciplines is a plus.
Enthusiastic, motivated and self-driven.
Domestic and international travel may be required.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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Are you passionate about building cool devices and technologies? Microsoft's Surface Team focuses on building devices that fully express the Windows vision. A fundamental part of our strategy is having desirable and powerful devices that enable the experiences people want, and elicit their excitement. Creating these devices involves a close partnership between hardware and software engineers, designers, and manufacturing. We are currently building the next generation and Surface needs you!

Role & Opportunity:
The Microsoft Surface Team is seeking qualified candidates for Hardware Engineer positions in the Design Verification team. You will be responsible for the design verification, characterization, tuning and qualification of Surface hardware. You will develop comprehensive verification and characterization strategies and plans that bridge high-level use cases to product architecture/design to effectively and systematically reveal and screen out defects. The Design Verification Engineer provides critical analysis of data and drives the right solutions, design changes, optimizations and trade-offs in the context of business priorities. On a frequent basis, you will create and introduce innovative test techniques and methods to ensure robust product qualification. You will also lead test strategy discussions, develop test methodologies and plans, execute test procedures, and project-manage qualification cycles.
The position involves working closely with electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, software engineers, software verification engineers, manufacturing test engineers and program managers.

Qualifications:
BS/MS in Electrical Engineering with more than five years of experience designing and testing high-volume consumer electronics at component and system levels
Demonstrated ability to design comprehensive verification strategies with supporting documentation including test plans, procedures, and reports
Strong communication skills required, including the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms.
Must be able to plan work, and work to a plan adapting as necessary in a rapidly evolving environment.
The ability to comprehend and assimilate technical concepts across multiple disciplines is a plus.
Enthusiastic, motivated and self-driven.
Domestic and international travel may be required.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
Apply for this job at Microsoft