As a Hardware Developer at IBM, you’ll get to work on the systems that are driving the quantum revolution and the AI era. Join an elite team of engineering professionals who enable IBM customers to make better decisions quicker on the most trusted hardware platform in today’s market.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Above all, we are looking for applicants who will thrive in an open, vibrant, flexible, fun-spirited, collaborative environment and desire creative freedom and an opportunity to work on high performing teams!
In this hardware development engineer role, you will be part of the product engineering team responsible for qualifying IBM's next generation Power and Z systems microprocessors. Specifically, you will be developing test programs which are run during HTOL (High Temperature Operating Life) stressing, an essential part of new product qualification.
In a fast paced and dynamic environment, you will collaborate with a broad team including product designers, test and characterization engineers, diagnostics and failure analysis engineers, and system test teams to define, verify, and implement test programs that ensure each product meets its application specification, and bring new IBM systems to market.
As a test engineer in the product reliability team, you will help define and execute reliability stress plans, analyze product test results, determine root cause of failures, and define reliability test specifications.
Reliability engineers will also continually monitor the quality of manufacturing WIP throughout a product's lifetime, and make disposition recommendations based on findings.
About the Team
You will be working with a world class microprocessor development team, with members located at several US sites and worldwide. Team members are primarily based in Essex Junction, VT, Poughkeepsie, NY, and Hopewell Junction, NY.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
A minimum of 3 years of experience in microprocessors or relatable field
BS in EE/CS/CompE/Data Science required. MS preferred.
BSEE/MS Data Science ideal.
Strong programming skills (C / Python / SQL / Java / scripting).
Understanding of microprocessor architecture and circuit analysis.
Understanding of semiconductor processing, reliability, and device physics a bonus.
Strong teamwork and written & verbal communication skills.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience in semiconductor reliability modeling
Experience with microelectronic test methods
Strong problem-solving skills using statistical analysis and modeling of large data sets
About Business Unit
IBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the world’s most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable law.
Your Life @ IBM
Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.
Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.
It's time to define your career.
IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.
Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.
At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.
IBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:
- 12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.
- World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.
- Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.
- Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).
- Select educational reimbursement opportunities.
- Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.
- Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.
- Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.
We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.