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Title:  Application Engineer for Inductive Position Sensors (f/m/d)

Department:  Position Sensing & Lidar Department

Ilz, AT

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

Renesas is looking for a motivated and results-oriented   

Application Engineer for Inductive Position Sensors (f/m/d)


based out of our Ilz office in Austria


To further strengthen our automotive sensor division group, particularly the product line Inductive Position Sensing, at our Ilz location we are looking for an Application Engineer (f/m/d).

The Renesas Austria office is the strategic competence center for Inductive Position Sensors. The Team includes different functions such as product management, product marketing and System/Application engineering.

Renesas is one of the key suppliers of Standard products in the field of Inductive Position Sensors and is continuously expanding its product portfolio.


In this role you will be part of a very motivated and entrepreneurial System- and Application Engineering Team, which is collaborating with internal departments such as engineering, field application engineers, sales as well as external customers both on international level.


The Renesas Austria Team will help you getting started in this new role by providing technical trainings on the Inductive Position Sensing Technology as well as required Software / Application Tools.



Your role:

  • PCB Board development including Layout
  • Prototype assembly of Application Modules
  • Simulation of Inductive Sensor Elements with internally developed Simulation Tool
  • Generation of Application notes / Collaterals for customer guidance
  • Measurements on Inductive Position Sensor Modules on a Test-Bench
  • Customer support activities
    • Customer specific Design activities
    • Customer guidance from a sensor prototype to a mass market product
  • Occasional business trips to different Renesas sites as well as to customers


Your profile:

  • HTL degree in the field of electronic, electromechanics or similar
  • Basic knowledge of PCB Design process including
  • Used to work with laboratory measurement equipment such as Oscilloscopes or function generators
  • Transparent and pro-active sharing of information and agile working mindset
  • Open-minded communicative person enjoying to work within a global Team
  • Programming language skills such as LabView is beneficial
  • English Language skills
  • Altium PCB Design tool experience of advantage
  • Valid and existing work permit for Austria





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