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Title:  ASSP/ASIC Product Planning, Device Architect, Project Management

Requisition ID:  39704
Department:  Device Solution Department

Japan, JP

Job Function:  Product Management


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 portolio 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.

Background of Recruitment:

In the Industrial Automation market, automation for assembly and food production is advancing in the Industry 4.0 trend, and various requirements such as Industrial Ethernet, OPC-UA, security and functional safety are emerging. Hereby the mid-/low-end market is expected to grow significantly. The IABD plans to expand product lineup of scalable ASSPs in line with the market expansion. On the other hand, major Industrial Automation customers often use ASIC to realize custom functions. As functions become more complex, developing ASIC based on ASSP requirements is effective in terms of development time and cost. We are looking for personnel to understand the system, performance requirements, and functional specifications of the device including software, which are currently lacking, and to incorporate them into specific hardware, and to promote development.



In order to expand Industiral Automation business, to push forward with new product planning, device target specification and development launch based on system specifiacation and required performance

- Product planning and business feasibility study
- Project management of product development
- To set the device target specification in details to achieve the required cost and specification
- To select IP cores to realize functions, and coordinate with IP core developers/vendors
- To prepare documentation from user's point of view, and support customer product development


Required Skills and Work Experience:


- Experience in ASSP/ASIC device development at least 5 years
- Communication skills with customers, internal and external stakeholders
- General knowledge of semiconductor process node trands
- General knowledge of CPU architecture and programing for ARM cores and so on
- Knowlege of IP standard used in SoC and MCU


- Experience in device development as a project manager
- Experience in evaluation of actual devices
- Experience in firmware/driver software development for MPU/MCU

- English skill level:business level  (TOEIC score around 600)