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Senior Reliability Engineer

Akoustis, Inc.
Murphy, NC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Help us push the limits of what’s possible.

Akoustis, Inc. designs, develops, and manufactures cutting-edge RF filter technology for the wireless industry. At Akoustis, we believe in the power of innovation driven by an entrepreneurial and supportive culture that values collaboration, agility, and a personal commitment to high-quality solutions.

The future of connectivity depends on you! Join our team today by applying to our position.


The Senior Reliability Engineer will be responsible for planning and execution of reliability testing focused on “groundbreaking” designs and advanced technologies to ensure Akoustis meets or exceeds customer expectations. Success in this role requires proactive communication and collaboration with all engineering, manufacturing, and executive team members within Akoustis as well as external vendors, suppliers, and customers. As a leader of the Quality organization, you will drive on-time successful qualifications, identify & mitigate potential reliability risks, and drive root cause and corrective actions for product reliability issues.


  • Design and execute reliability tests based on market applications, customer requirements, and industry standards
  • Develop lifetime models based on test results
  • Research, design, and implement new reliability test methodologies as new technologies are developed
  • Manage and maintain a reliability test queue, working with other members of the product and/or technology development team to understand priorities and meet deadlines
  • Champion DFMEA, PFMEA, and other related risk analysis efforts to ensure first-time success of Akoustis’ “groundbreaking” design and advanced technology releases
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum BS degree in Electrical Engineering or other related engineering field
  • 7 years of semiconductor experience and prefer at least 1 year of reliability experience
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical, and thermal failure modes in semiconductor material for defect modeling and determining acceleration factors
  • Must be knowledgeable of reliability testing standards (JEDEC, MIL-STD, AEC)
  • Great organization with ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Presentation and verbal communication
  • Teamwork and leadership skills
  • Statistical processes and data analysis, specifically JMP software
  • Strong problem solving and analytic thinking

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/ Disabled


As a growing company, Akoustis is excited to offer employees an Equity Compensation Plan as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

Akoustis is proud to offer a highly competitive compensation plan with an excellent benefits package including:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k Matching
  • Education reimbursement
  • Bonus

Akoustis, Inc.


Murphy, NC
28078 USA



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