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Experienced R&D Engineer

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Vishay Intertechnology, a global industry leader in the manufacturing of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components for applications in industrial, communications, transportation, consumer, medical, and defense products is currently seeking a full time, experienced R&D Engineer in our Bennington, Vermont location.


Primary Responsibitlies:

  • Researching and designing, developing, modifying and evaluating electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for electronic equipment and other hardware systems.
  • Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors.
  • Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.


R&D Engineer for development of leading edge Tantalum electrolytic capacitors:


  • Developing materials, processes and methods to create specialty Wet Tantalum capacitors.
  • Understanding of capacitor performance characteristics, related physical phenomenon and failure mechanisms.
  • Experiment planning, analysis of test results and problem solving.
  • Effective data analysis, presentation and communication.
  • Transfer new technologies and products to mass production.



  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Physics / Chemistry or Materials Science.
  • Proven project management leadership skills.
  • Experience in development of materials and processes for electronic components.
  • Proven problem solving, planning and organizational skills. Understanding of DOE and statistical tools.
  • Ability to handle complex assignments and deadlines.
  • Effective teamwork skills and concise verbal and written communication.
  • 5-10 years related professional experience.



This position requires access to information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and/or the Export Administration Regulations. As such, this position is open only to applicants who qualify as “U.S. Persons” according to U.S. federal law.


Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs including health care coverage, financial support programs and other resources designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally.

Do you have the skills we need? Are you ready to power your career as you power the world? If so, apply today.

Vishay is an AAP and Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Vermont