Title:  Field Application Engineer

Requisition ID:  52919


Job Function:  Field Applications Engineer

Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter world, and our goal is to make every endpoint intelligent by offering product solutions in the automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT markets. Our robust product portfolio includes world-leading MCUs, SoCs, analog and power products, plus Winning Combination solutions that curate these complementary products. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas employs roughly 21,000 people in more than 30 countries worldwide. As a global team, our employees actively embody the Renesas Culture, our guiding principles based on five key elements: Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial. Renesas believes in, and has a commitment to, diversity and inclusion, with initiatives and a leadership team dedicated to its resources and values. At Renesas, we want to build a sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics and the world.



Job Summary:


We are seeking a skilled and motivated Field Applications Engineer to join our team in the greater Houston area. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in power electronics, design, testing, and troubleshooting of digital multi-phase controller systems. The engineer will play a crucial role in supporting the development and maintenance of advanced power solutions for various applications.


Key Responsibilities:


  1. Testing and Validation: Conduct thorough testing and validation of digital multi-phase controller solutions, ensuring compliance with design specifications and performance standards.
  2. Troubleshooting: Diagnose and troubleshoot complex issues related to digital multi-phase controller circuits, components, and systems.
  3. Schematic & Layout Analysis: Analyze and interpret schematics, PCB layouts, and datasheets to identify potential design flaws or optimization opportunities.
  4. Documentation: Maintain accurate records of test procedures, results, and observations, and contribute to the documentation of technical specifications.


Qualifications and Requirements:


  • BSEE degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, or related field.
  • Proven experience in power electronics, preferably with digital multi-phase controller solutions.
  • Familiarity with circuit simulation tools (e.g., LTSpice) and PCB design software (e.g., Altium).
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work collaboratively within a team.



Work Environment:


The Field Application Engineer will primarily work in a onsite laboratory setting, collaborating with engineers, customers, and other staff. The role may involve occasional travel for testing and evaluation purposes.

If you are passionate about power electronics, enjoy hands-on work, and are eager to contribute to cutting-edge technology, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity


Renesas Electronics America is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to celebrating diversity and fostering a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.