Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-
bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-
performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM).
We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.
Microchip is seeking a Senior II Applications Engineer to join the Analog Power and Interface (APID) Division and be part of the European Subject Matter Experts (SME) team.
SMEs work with our field teams (applications and sales engineers) to provide power and interface solutions to our customers.
They develop demonstrations, generate product support materials (application notes, presentations, etc.), and visit field offices / customer sites to support Microchip’s Analog Power and Interface products.
They also interact with the global product development teams to help ensure that end customer requirements are considered when defining and developing new products.
Job Responsibilities :
Support the field sales and applications teams to drive design wins with our customers
Generate training materials
Create demonstrations, evaluation boards, application notes, and other materials to support Microchip’s MOSFET and motor control product lines.
Travel to regional offices to provide in-depth technical training
Provide feedback to the new product development teams about the customer needs / requirements
Visit product development sites to get training on new products
Collaborate with other business units, marketing, applications, and field teams to create Total System Solutions for our customers
Occasional customer visits with the field team
Work with marketing to track the major regional business opportunities
Assist with new product development and application testing
Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering or similar (Electronics, Automatics)
At least 9 years of experience as an Applications or Field Applications Engineer
Experience developing and analyzing analog power circuits
Experience with basic power conversion, linear and switching
Significant experience with Power MOSFET Drivers
Significant experience with the basic motor control algorithms
Experience with hardware CAD tools for PCB design
Experience using simulation tools
Excellent knowledge of the laboratory equipment and analysis of the test results
Excellent communication and presentation skills with global teams
Available for travelling
Experience with customer support
Knowledge about motor construction and functionality (DC brushed and brushless, AC synchronous / induction)
Experience with EMI / EMC testing and mitigation techniques
Experience in developing automotive products
Hands-on experience with embedded systems
Familiarity with C / C++ or other software / firmware development
Experience with Altium Designer