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Title:  Staff Application Engineer

Requisition ID:  39954
Department:  Application Engineering Department

Indiranagar, IN

Job Function:  Applications Engineer

About Renesas:

Renesas Electronics Corporation delivers trusted embedded design innovation with complete semiconductor solutions that enable billions of connected, intelligent devices to enhance the way people work and live. A global leader in microcontrollers, analog, power, and SoC products, Renesas provides comprehensive solutions for a broad range of automotive, industrial, home electronics, office automation, and information communication technology applications that help shape a limitless future.

About this role:

As a global leader in microcontroller, Renesas is proud to build a trusted brand from the robust MCU, to optimized/efficient embedded solution, to innovation for future technologies. With motor control being one of our core strengths, this is a great opportunity to be part of the highly skilled engineering team and change the motion world for a better tomorrow.

Specific duties are:

  • Provide support for all Renesas customers related to motor control solution
  • Efficient technical support for Renesas marketing/sales team in design activities
  • Be an expert for any MCUs, peripheral and motor algorithms related topics
  • Lead/drive training and evaluation of Renesas motor solutions with customers and sales team  
  • Work closely with our core engineering team and build solutions for motor control.
  • Ability to manage technical projects with partners and design house


  • B.Tech/BS in Electronics/Electrical engineering [specialized in control theory and digital signal processing] (M.Tech/MS preferred)

Requirements are:

  • 12+ years of industrial experience in motor control
  • Solid embedded programming experience [using C language] is a MUST
  • Extensive knowledge of different types of motors: BLDC, PMSM, AC induction motor and brushed DC motor
  • Strong experience in building motor control software [both sensor and sensorless] and motor tuning.
  • Proficiency in data analysis using Matlab or similar tools & other Motor control evaluation tools/equipment.
  • Good understanding of hardware design and schematic related to microcontroller and power inverters
  • Comfortable working with high voltage power supplies and inverters
  • Prior experience with Renesas MCUs and motor algorithm development (PI, V/F, Trapezoidal, sinusoidal, VC/FOC) are plus
  • Having system level knowledge, Know-how (like Inverter, Mixer/grinder, Aircon/Ref compressor whitegoods etc..) are Plus
  • Machine learning experience is a bonus point
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills in English and proactive, can-do attitude
  • Travel requirement: 25%
  • Work location: Renesas India office in Bangalore

Preferred candidate:

Self-sufficient, fast learner and hands-on individual who can deliver results in a diligent manner