March 18, 2019 – Micross today announced it has appointed Jerry W. Chang as General Manager of Micross Silicon Turnkey Solutions (STS), leading turnkey provider of highly-advanced integrated circuit packaging, qualification, assembly and testing capabilities for aerospace & defense and commercial applications, located in Milpitas, California.
Jerry will manage the daily operations of the team ensuring customer-specified requirements are met on-time and to optimal quality standards together with continuing to expand Micross’ industry presence in the Space and Hi-reliability sectors. Jerry will also be a member of the Micross Executive team.
Jerry brings more than thirty years semiconductor industry expertise with proven success in engineering leadership and division-wide management plus lean manufacturing & new product development; he also has extensive expertise supporting customers across Aerospace, Defense, Space, Semiconductor & Commercial sectors as well as driving significant growth through innovative sales initiatives.
Jerry comes to Micross from Mercury Systems (Microsemi Corp.) where he served 17+ years in varying roles such as Director, Engineering & Operations and Director, Business Development. In his role as Division General Manager, he successfully directed three divisions driving accelerated revenue growth and expanding market share in Mil-Aero, Radar & Avionics sectors. Before Mercury, Jerry held key general, product line management and engineering leadership roles at Signal Technology Corporation, Watkins-Johnson Company, Menlo Industries, Inc. and CTT, Inc.
Jerry grew up in Taiwan and earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics from National Chiao Tung University and fulfilled his 2-year military service obligation before coming to the U.S. to attend UC San Diego, where he earned a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering. Jerry also holds an MBA from University of Santa Clara, California.
“We are delighted to welcome Jerry to the Micross team,” stated Jeremy Adams, Vice President of Products and Services. “His technical skills, industry expertise and leadership experience will be highly valuable in driving the Micross STS business forward and further expanding our market position.”
Micross (www.micross.com) is the global one-source provider of Bare Die & Wafers, Advanced Interconnect Technology, Custom Packaging & Assembly, Component Modification Services, Electrical & Environmental Testing and Hi-Rel Products to manufacturers and users of semiconductor devices. In business for more than 40 years, our extensive hi-reliability capabilities serve the Aerospace & Defense, Space, Medical and Industrial markets. Micross possesses the sourcing, packaging, assembly, engineering, test and logistics expertise needed to support an application throughout its entire program cycle.
About Micross Silicon Turnkey Solutions (STS)
Micross STS (www.sts-usa.com) offers a complete range of design, manufacturing, assembly, advanced test & qualification solutions as well as military-level testing of ICs for major Hi-Rel customers. Micross STS ensures a highly-secure, fully-compliant product development process from program conception through design and prototyping, product delivery and inventory management. With its rich engineering legacy, we’ve been meeting the stringent requirements of aerospace/defense, space and commercial product applications for more than four decades.
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