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Altera Corporation

Corporate Overview

Altera Corporation ( is the world's pioneer of system-on-a-programmable-chip (SOPC) solutions founded in 1983. With annual revenues in CY 2009 of US$1.20 billion, Altera combines the reprogrammable logic technology originally invented in 1983 with software tools, intellectual property (IP), and design services to provide high-value programmable solutions to approximately 14,000 customers worldwide. Altera is headquartered in San Jose, California, and employs approximately 2,600 people in 19 countries.

Altera Penang

Altera Corporation (M) Sdn. Bhd., was established in Penang in 1994 to extend Altera's leadership in Engineering Design in Malaysia. Our Penang facility is a personification of Malaysia's transition from a manufacturing-based economy to one that is technology-intensive.

In the Altera® Penang Technical Center, more than 900 engineers currently work on all aspects of R & D including VLSI Design, Layout, Test and Software Development. These graduates from all over the world use state-of-the-art CAD tools to develop multimillion transistors Programmable Logic Devices and associated software. This includes the high-density Stratix® II FPGAs, Stratix® II GX FPGAs, low-cost Cyclone II ® FPGAs, HardCopy® II Structured ASICs, low-cost MAX® II CPLDs, Quartus® II Software and extensive IP offering which are Altera's latest products.

Reflective of this commitment is our facility, which spans 240,000 sq. ft. and is equipped with state-of-the-art R&D facilities. The Penang campus also houses our Asia Pacific Manufacturing Management Center.

Our Penang site houses our largest offshore R & D Technical Center and the Asia-Pacific Manufacturing office.

Mission Statement

Altera's mission is to be a preeminent supplier of programmable silicon solutions to the electronics industry through product leadership, excellent value, and superior quality and service.

Business and Operating Philosophy

Altera Corporation is a dynamic, growing company with an overall commitment to excellence. We expect continuing improvement in everything we do. We want to lead, not follow—with our products, technology, service, and employee relations. We strive to be the best.

Part of Altera's overall philosophy of excellence is a commitment to the development and well being of our employees. Only with the best people performing excellent work can Altera continue our industry leadership. We believe each person is important and we will attempt to give every employee opportunities to succeed and grow. We expect employees to ask questions and search for better solutions, and, in turn, we will recognize and reward superior performance while identifying and correcting performance that does not meet Altera's high standards.

We believe our customers are the ultimate judges of our performance. They expect—and merit—superior quality, service, and value. Altera's focus is on new and better solutions; we stress creativity and imagination in everything we do. We are proud of having pioneered many of the innovations that have become standard in our industry. Experience shows that if we serve our customers well, our own success will follow.

Keeping Altera competitive and successful requires excellent teamwork and constant communication that is focused on the end objective. In a fast-moving, fast-growing industry like ours, it also requires planning and execution for the future. We appreciate the dedicated and intensity of effort from our employees in upholding Altera's values and standards of excellence.

# Position Work Location Posting Date
1.   Staff Design Automation Engineer (Physical Design)  Penang 18 Apr 2014
2.   Front-End ASIC RTL Design Engineer  Penang 18 Apr 2014
3.   Senior/Staff Verification Engineer  Penang 18 Apr 2014
4.   UNIX System Administrator  Penang 18 Apr 2014
5.   High Speed Serial Interface (HSSI) Validation Manager/ Senior Manager  Penang 17 Apr 2014
6.   HSSI Characterization & Validation Engineer  Penang 17 Apr 2014
7.   Signal Integrity/ Power Integrity Characterization & Validation Engineer  Penang 17 Apr 2014
8.   English-to-Japanese Translator  Penang 17 Apr 2014
9.   GPIO/ PLL/ LVDS Characterization & Verfication Engineer  Penang 17 Apr 2014
10.   Finance Assistant (6 months contract)  Penang 16 Apr 2014
11.   Device Reliability Engineer  Penang 16 Apr 2014
12.   Software Applications Manager  Penang 16 Apr 2014
13.   Accounts Payable Accountant  Penang 15 Apr 2014
14.   Software Quality Engineer (Staff/Sr Staff)  Penang 15 Apr 2014
15.   Senior Unix System Engineer (1 year contract)  Penang 14 Apr 2014
16.   Regional Payroll Analyst  Penang 11 Apr 2014
17.   Staff Software Design Engineer  Penang 11 Apr 2014
18.   Senior Database Administrator  Penang 11 Apr 2014
19.   Senior/ Staff Manufactuirng Engineer  Penang 10 Apr 2014
20.   Senior Technical Buyer  Penang 10 Apr 2014
21.   Senior Embedded Applications Engineer  Penang 10 Apr 2014
22.   Senior Accountant  Penang 09 Apr 2014
23.   Senior/Staff Software Applications Engineer  Penang 08 Apr 2014
24.   Internal Auditor  Penang 04 Apr 2014
25.   Principal/ Sr. MTS Test Development Engineer (Analog, Mixed Signal)  Penang 04 Apr 2014
26.   Senior/ Staff ATE Software Development Engineer  Penang 04 Apr 2014
27.   Senior Applications Engineer (Japanese Speaking)  Penang 02 Apr 2014
28.   Software Engineer (1 year contract)  Penang 01 Apr 2014
29.   SAP Developer  Penang 01 Apr 2014
30.   BI Enterprise Wide Programmer Analyst  Penang 01 Apr 2014
31.   SAP Basis Administrator  Penang 01 Apr 2014
32.   Senior/Staff Design Automation Engineer (Reliability Verification)  Penang 01 Apr 2014
33.   IP verification Engineer  Penang 27 Mar 2014
34.   Accounts Payable Manager  Penang 24 Mar 2014
35.   Signal Integrity/Power Integrity Design Engineer  Penang 20 Mar 2014
Interested Candidates are encouraged to submit your resume at

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