Senior Applications Engineer
Location:San Diego, CA
Our Client is a leading supplier of high-quality analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products. They are an organization headquartered in Camarillo, California. We are looking to recruit an experienced Applications Engineer who is focused on developing power product for telecom and industrial equipment and end customer device.
This is an opportunity for a talented individual with experience in product applications related to touch and proximity sensing devices in mobile and wearable applications. The role is responsible to drive and support the technical adoption of our RF and sensing solution in customers’ system. Additionally, the function is to create new product definitions and determine the use of our core technology in new applications accomplished through direct contact with key customers and internal development teams.
Experience in RF Technology is an additional plus for this position.
Candidate will be based in our San Diego office.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Lead new product definition and verification. Collaborate with Marketing and Design Engineering throughout the development phase to ensure compliance to specifications and customer requirements
Generate datasheets/characterization/test report, publish application notes and other technical documents to promote our Sensing products
Develop evaluation boards/demos including circuit schematic design, PCB layout and related software
Work closely with key customers and partners to optimize our sensing solutions (HW/SW) for the target application and become the technical lead to support design-in activity through interfacing with customers, FAEs, sales and factory personnel
Visit customer’s site to provide technical support and secure the design
Hold technical trainings to sales/reps/distis/partners worldwide
Moderate travel required
Experience with sensing technologies
Knowledge of RF systems preferred
BSc., BSEE or equivalent degree required. MSEE preferred
Minimum of 5 years demonstrated, related Applications Engineering experience supporting semiconductor product design
Solid analog and mixed signal circuitry knowledge with hands-on experience in system, PCB and touch/prox sensor design.
Proficient in C/C++/C# and experience in embedded processor programming are highly preferred
Self-driven, strong troubleshooting skills as well as adhering to project deadlines and business objectives
Able to work in and foster a teamwork environment with a demonstrated ability to share the technical knowledge with others
Must be an effective communicator with the ability to interface at all levels within the organization, possessing a thorough command of the English language, written as well as verbal
Bilingual abilities are a plus (Chinese or Korean)