Senior Evaluation Engineer


Boston, MA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering QA
  • Industry: Technology
  • Post Date: 06/09/2021
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  • Company Address: 77 Summer Street, Floor 8, Boston, Massachusetts 02110, US

About Vesper

At Vesper, our mission is to deliver voice-powered products to every market, around the world. Our revolutionary piezoelectric mems microphone technology ensures our microphones are immune to dust, water, solder flux vapors and other similar environmental contaminants. As if that weren’t enough, our game-changing zero-power listening technology enables end consumers to have battery-powered devices that can always respond to them. Imagine never having to get up and grab the remote to change the channel, talking to your headphones to switch songs in the middle of an intense workout, or simply having your trash can open without having to put down a heavy load you’re carrying – with Vesper, the possibilities are endless.

Job Description

Vesper is the leader in the high growth MEMS microphone market. Using our cutting-edge proprietary piezoelectric MEMS technology, we have pioneered a new class of voice interface devices. Vesper has a fun and energetic startup culture, and we are well funded by leading VCs such as Accomplice and Amazon’s Alexa Fund, plus we have partnered with leading companies such as DSP Group, Synaptics, Global Foundries and TSMC.


The Evaluation Engineer will be responsible for all technical aspects of evaluating and characterizing piezoelectric microphones.  There will be heavy focus on designing, developing and debugging test equipment, algorithms and hardware to evaluate analog and digital microphones.   This position will also be responsible for quick and accurate evaluation reports and development of tests to assist the MEMS and ASIC designs teams.  Experience with NI equipment and LabView, TestStand, or LabWindows is preferred.

This position reports to the Evaluation Manager and will be based in downtown Boston with some remote work during the COVID pandemic.


  • BS or MS Engineering degree – Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years of IC test and characterization, experience of analog circuitry
  • 3 to 5 years of MEMS test and characterization experience with good understanding of product principles is a plus
  • Experience developing with Labview, LabWindows, and/or TestStand
  • Hardware development including circuit design, schematic capture and board layout
  • Develop process documentation, test methods and test plans
  • Experience in acoustic sensing or MEMS sensors is preferred

Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States

Wage: Vesper offers a competitive salary and attractive stock option package

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