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Title:  Sr. Manager System S/W Engineering

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country:  US
State:  MI
City:  Farmington Hills
Department:  0
Business Unit:  Automotive Solution Business Unit
Office:  REA (Detroit)
Job Function:  Software
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas is looking for a Sr. Manager for Powertrain, Electric Vehicles/HEVs and platform development of Hardware, Software and coordination of development tools for Renesas MCUs in the Americas.


  • Responsible for the Powertrain and EV/HEV platform solution development and coordination of Integrated Development Environments (IDEs), compilers, firmware utilities, debuggers, and development kits available for the various Renesas MCU families.
  • Work closely with internal teams and external third parties on tasks related to MCU software and development tools.
  • Create software and tools strategy based on customer requirements, competitor solutions, and industry trends.
  • Create proposals for new products and / or required feature expansions.
  • Create marketing messaging and Sales / FAE training content.
  • Provide support to Renesas Sales, FAEs, Sales Representatives, and Distributors.
  • Manage product life cycle from customer roll-out to updates/feature expansions to discontinuation.


  • 5-10 years of experience in MCU tools and development tools marketing.
  • Management of teams and programs (local, global, and cross-functional).
  • In-depth knowledge of MCU development tool technologies and system development techniques.
  • In-depth technical knowledge of MCU products and embedded control systems.
  • Understanding of MCU business trends, technology, competitors, ecosystem, and customer needs.
  • Exceptional communication skills: presentation creation/delivery, public speaking, and written.
  • Strong drive with ability to take ownership to accomplish objectives.
  • Ability to influence and convince internally and externally.
  • Must be fluent in English
  • BSEE or equivalent is essential.
  • MSEE or MBA is a plus. Desired area of study is electronics.

“Plus” Skills:

  • Embedded system development and integration, hardware and firmware, MCU and MPU.
  • Basic knowledge of wired communications such as Ethernet, USB, CAN, SPI.
  • Basic knowledge of low power wireless networks/protocols such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, BLE, IEEE-802.15.4.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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