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Experienced R&D Engineer

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.


Responsible for 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.


Position requires:

  • 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.



Nearest Major Market: Vermont