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Senior Staff IC Product Definition Engineer

  
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.

 

Help us build the DNA of tech. 

Senior Staff IC Product Definition Engineer

 

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.

 

 

Where You'll Work & The Scope:

 

We are current looking for a Sr. Staff Engineer of Product Definition to join our growing team in San Jose, California, that develops integrated circuits at the heart of modern power systems.  We are looking for a self-driven Product Definer that enjoys collaborating with our industry leading customers to understand the future requirements and trends of the focus industry.  The Product Definer will define the technical requirements of future products at the system application and IC specification level.  A broad range of industry experience is welcome, but specific experience in high-performance computing, automotive, industrial or networking applications is most valuable.

 

In this position, the successful candidate will work with an experienced team and directly shape the roadmap for future products. This is a senior role providing the opportunity to create real impact within the organization and help to define the roadmap for the entire business.

 

How You'll Help Us Build the DNA of Tech:

 

  • Collaborate with top customers to define system and IC performance requirements for new products. 
  • Creatively propose innovative solutions and iterate on ideas with internal colleagues and trusted customers.
  • Translate requirements into product specifications and validation plans (draft, review and maintain).
  • Work closely with design, application and test engineering teams to ensure product requirements as well as application operating conditions and requirements are understood by all team members.
  • Be the internal customer for your products and evaluate bench performance to ensure it meets market requirements.  Report all performance results to internal engineering teams and support them to capture behavior for future improvements.
  • Work with marketing to promote products through direct communication with customers and with EVB’s, application notes and white papers.
  • Assist with design-in and system validation for key customer programs.
  • Be an industry leader through active participation in industry conferences and steering committees.
  • Travel 1 to 2 times per quarter (domestically and/or internationally as needed)

 

Experience You'll Need:

  • Successful candidates will have most of the following:
  • 7+ year experience defining, architecting or designing power management solutions.
  • Significant experience working directly with customers in high-performance computing, industrial, automotive and infrastructure markets.
  • Experience and knowledge of power conversion products and topologies (buck, buck-boost, boost, PMIC, VR…).
  • Strong command of simulation and modelling tools such as Simplis, Matlab, Cadence, etc.
  • Experience with innovative development projects that generate patented solutions.
  • The ability to work with cross-functional teams.
  • The ability to support and mentor less experienced team members.
  • 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.

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

Travel Required: Yes, 10-15% of the Time

 

  • SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Product Definer is a critical member of Vishay’s IC product group and will help to shape the future business by determining what products and product features are developed.  The Product Definer will work closely with customers and internal engineering teams, to provide the detailed specification requirements for the products of the future.

 

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

 

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