Cree is looking to add a Research Scientist to our LED Products group in Raleigh/Durham, NC. As a member of the Cree R&D team, you will support Cree’s leadership in a wide variety of LED products. You will be responsible for the development, design, and manufacture of turn-key LED solutions for customers.


What can Cree do for you?

This role will allow you to work in a cross functional role within our LED Products R&D group
You will have the opportunity to gain diversified development experience working on multiple projects
Ability to directly work and assist in developing our next generation of LED products
Potential for upward mobility in a thriving organization
This is a high visibility role
What can you do for Cree?

Play a key role driving development of next-generation LED components.
Take ownership of a new product concept and solve problems along the way from prototyping to high volume manufacturing.
Interface with and enable cross functional teams in the development and qualification of new products.  This includes the coordination of activities among a wide range of functional departments including the following: R&D, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Facilities, Applications, and Marketing.
Design and develop test procedures, techniques, and systems to support the development and qualification of new products.
Develop new tests in response to customer requests and product development needs, and setup established tests per relevant industry testing standards.
Perform detailed, in depth analysis and interpretation of test results and communicate findings expediently.  Provide and drive improvements and recommendations based on these results.
Perform failure analysis of semiconductor chips and packages, interpret root cause, and lead improvement initiatives.
Self-starter with strong personal work ethic, sense of ownership, and a “whatever it takes” attitude who will drive projects through to completion.
The successful candidate will be a resourceful problem solver with the capacity to quickly grasp and resolve technical challenges ranging in complexity and depth.
Ability to adjust to changing priorities and schedules to keep projects and commitments on-track.
Provide flexibility for 24×7 technical support for critical issues.
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