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Vishay Siliconix, a leader in the development of power semiconductor products which improves efficiency in electronic systems for consumer, industrial, automotive, medical, and military applications, is currently seeking a Senior Staff Digital IC Design Engineer.  This position will be located in Cork, Ireland.


In this position, the Senior Staff Digital IC Design Engineer will perform research and development design, technology development and support of new product optimization based on applications. You will work with a team of skilled marketing professionals to define device and technology requirements and with experiences process integration and module engineers to determine best technology approach to meet device requirements. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Researches and determines design approaches for advanced high performance discrete power MOSFET devices
  • Run advanced TCAD simulations (Synopsys and Silvaco) for device design and optimization
  • Support new product generation
  • Communicates with marketing to determine  device electrical requirements
  • Communicates with process integration and module to develop best technology
  • Perform CAD layouts and work with layout engineers to generate full product layouts, establish design rules and checks
  • Attends meetings and works effectively with other technical staff members to resolve technical engineering problems
  • Researches, analyzes and compiles data for reports. Creates presentations.
  • Prepare Design FMEA and document design lessons learned
  • Interact with foundries for process and technology development



Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering plus advanced knowledge and industrial experience of power device R&D.

Successful candidate will have at least 10 years of experience in power semiconductor device design, power device physics, characterization, and device simulations (TCAD). 

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