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Failure Analysis Product Specialist


Singapore Miscellaneous

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In automotive production, water treatment plants or chemical systems - around the world, electronic sensors and automation components by Pepperl+Fuchs guarantee smooth and safe operations. We know that dedicated and highly motivated employees are crucial to our success. As we want to continue growing, we hope to find, as soon as possible, for our subsidiary in Singapore a

Failure Analysis Product Specialist

Job Purpose:

  • Accurate and timely determination of failure root cause in product deviation so as to achieve long term P+F product quality.

Major Accountabilities:

  • Perform failure analysis by assessing electrical and mechanical functionality of product deviation (production testing rejects etc.) to determine defective and/or non-compliant components and parts.
  • Support implementation of secondary process for accepted rework by creating documented instructions for production to identify defects and rework products. Trigger production support to update product routing for secondary process
  • Define reporting methodology (e.g. FPY(first pass yield) of products, PMM defective rate of components) for long term monitoring of product and component performances.
  • Key process owner to keep track and monitor aforementioned performances. Take necessary proactive actions (resolution and/or escalation) to rein in potential deviation from norm or threshold.
  • Daily tasks include but limited to: Disassembly of products: via non-destructive and/ or destructive methods to enable failure analysis / Electrical failure analysis: Measurement and comparison of electrical signals (e.g. via oscilloscope) with the desired outcome based on available product documentation (e.g. wiring diagram/ schematic, PCBA layout, BoM) / Mechanical failure analysis: Measurement and comparison of dimensions against specifications (e.g. gauges, Vernier caliper, and smart scope) and assessment of stack tolerances etc.
  • Work closely with stakeholders (e.g. Production, Quality, Engineering) for timely and accurate root cause determination to facilitate implementation of sustainable corrective and prevention actions.
  • Any other failure analysis related ad hoc responsibilities/tasks as assigned by the supervisor.

Job Specification

Education : Nitec in Electronics, Mechanics or Industrial Engineering.

Those with Electrical or mechanical related competency certificate / licenses will have added advantage.


  • Min. a Diploma in Electronic and/or Electrical Engineering
  • Able to interpret mechanical drawing will be an added advantage

Specific Knowledge:

  • Min. 2 years’ experience of failure analysis on printed circuit board assembly
  • Analysis of cause & effect based on previous failures/ failure patterns and transferring information into rework instructions for production
  • Experience in manufacturing setting in a process automation industry will be an added advantage


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