Are you passionate about building cool devices and technologies? The 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!
Roles and Responsibilities
Surface Quality team is looking for an engineer who is passionate about building amazing PC Hardware, validating high quality premium devices and working with latest technologies.
We are seeking qualified candidates for Hardware Engineer positions to work on our next generation of Surface Devices. You will be responsible for the design verification, characterization, tuning and qualification of the hardware for Surface devices.
You will develop and perform 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 Engineer provides critical analysis of data and test results, and drives the right solutions, design changes, optimizations and trade-offs in the context of business priorities.
On a frequent basis, you will be executing, reviewing and auditing tests results, while also introducing and enforcing test techniques and methods to ensure robust product qualification.
The work spans thru all different PC subsystems, including Audio, Battery, Camera, Display, Motherboard, Power, RF and many more.
You will work in a fast-paced environment and will need to demonstrate ability to learn new technologies, make progress quickly and with the maturity to identify and fill gaps.
Candidates must enjoy working collaboratively with development, program management, software engineers, and partner teams, including suppliers and remotely located engineers in Asia.
This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated engineer with passion for quality and integrated experiences to thrive in a small team environment.
This person will ensure we are delivering the complete end-to-end hardware and software experiences that delight our customers.
The ideal candidate would be an engineer with a Major in EE and Minor in CS, or vice-versa.
Need to be voice of quality and assure the product has the right quality to satisfy our customers and meet the high-quality standards we define for the Microsoft Surface products.
Also involves working with external suppliers on test execution and test results auditing.
It also includes validation of testing equipment, fixtures and laboratories.
Provide first level investigation and repro steps to developer team for investigation.
This involves troubleshooting, doing fault analysis and investigation of failures at defective test machines, and root causing the defects.
Additional desirable qualifications :
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.
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