Magnetic Sensor Development Engineer at BOSCH, Arizona

Company Description

Robert Bosch North America is part of the global Bosch Group (, a company with over 70 billion euro revenue, 400,000 people worldwide, a very diverse product portfolio, and a history of over 125 years.

Bosch Sensortec ( is a wholly owned subsidiary within the Bosch Group. With Billions of MEMS sensors in sales, Bosch Sensortec is dedicated to the world of consumer electronics; offering a complete portfolio of micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) based sensors and solutions that enable mobile devices to feel and sense the world around them. Bosch develops and markets a broad portfolio of MEMS sensors, solutions and systems for applications in smart phones, tablets, wearable devices, and various products within the IoT (Internet of Things).

Job Description

As a Magnetic Sensor Development Engineer, you will be innovating from proof of concept designs through manufacturable solutions to bring the next generation of magnetic sensing technology to the Robert Bosch product portfolio. Your creative solutions will synthesize requirements and unique selling points into core transducing design and integration that add differentiation and value to our customers’ applications.

Job Tasks:

  • Coordination with external foundries, research institutes, universities, and suppliers to develop and implement new magnetic process technology

  • Photomask layout and prep in accordance with evolving process technology requirements

  • Perform and analyze measurements on development device structures

  • Development of new state-of-the art magnetic sensor device designs

  • Custom device layout and simulation

  • Draw conclusions from large data sets, separating contributions form interacting variables

  • Design of Experiments creation and data analysis


Basic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or M.S. and 3+ years of experience in Physics, electrical engineering, or a related field

  • Experience in magnetism and magnetic materials

  • Laboratory experience including troubleshooting electronic test and characterization setups

  • Programming experience with data and statistical analysis of large data sets with Matlab and Python

  • Experience with experimental methodology, prototype device characterization, data analysis, and design refinement

Preferred Qualifications

  • Magnetic device design and characterization of sensors, recording heads or MRAM

  • Experience with standard layout tools and photo mask prep (e.g. Cadence, Mentor Graphics, K-Layout).

  • Programming experience with Labview and Excel VBA

  • Familiarity with CMOS backend and/or redistribution layer processes and integration

  • Familiarity with consumer sensors is a plus

  • Strong written, verbal communication, and presentation skills

  • Proficiency to work independently within a larger team driven program

Additional Information

BOSCH is a proud supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Initiatives

  • FIRST Robotics (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)

  • AWIM (A World In Motion)

By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce – EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.

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