Share this Job

Director IC System Applications Engineering

  
Help us build the DNA of tech.

 

 

Vishay manufactures one of the world's largest portfolios of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components that are essential to innovative designs in the automotive, industrial, computing, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets. We help the world's most in-demand technologies come to life. Every day our products touch your life and the lives of people across the world, though you likely do not know it. Come join us and help us build The DNA of tech.

 

Director IC System Applications Engineering

 

Vishay Siliconix is a leader in the development of power management solutions for computing, consumer, industrial, automotive, and medical applications.

 

We are current looking for a Director IC System Applications Engineering to join our growing team in San Jose, California, that is involved in projects of integrated circuits at the heart of modern power systems.

 

In this position, the successful candidate will work with an experienced team and be exposed to the entire product lifecycle. This is a senior role with the opportunity to create real impact within the organization and build a promising career.

 

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

 

  • Directs System Applications group responsible for supporting power management solutions throughout the full life cycle of the products.
  • Responsible for new silicon validation and characterization as well as evaluation/reference board designs, evaluation test plan definitions, device evaluations, evaluation report and writing content for datasheets.
  • Assist in design win support with FAE’s and directly with customers (schematic and layout review, system verification, application notes)
  • Management of FPGA emulation system throughout product development lifecycle, Custom PCB design and development to support FPGA based HW emulation.
  • Development of lab automation, including the control of instruments to ensure repeatability of bench-level regression test results, with automated data collection and test-case scoring.
  • Work closely with analog designers, digital designers, systems architecture, firmware, application, and test engineering to specify, design, develop and manage an evaluation system for complex power IC test platforms.
  • Track and report progress of the projects against key milestones.

 

Experience:

Successful candidates will have most of the following:

 

  • 7+ year experience with working knowledge of power IC and application-level evaluation.
  • 3+ years of people management experience with an application team.
  • Expertise of full-product evaluation including HW, SW, FW etc.
  • Experience and knowledge of power conversion.
  • Experience of IC evaluation/verification and methodologies for automotive markets.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
  • The ability to work with cross-functional teams.
  • The ability to support and mentor less experienced team members.

 

Education Level: PhD, or master’s degree in Electronic Engineering or similar.

Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

 

Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs 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.

 

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Directs the Systems Application function in providing technical support to the company’s marketing, design, and test teams and providing support to customer during design win/in phases. Handles complex problems where analysis or data requires high level evaluation of variant factors.

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: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto