Title:  Automotive PMIC Application Engineer

Requisition ID:  51817
Department:  Product Marketing Japan/South Korea Department

Kodaira, Tokyo, JP

Job Function:  Applications Engineer

Job Type: Permanent  - Full Time 

Remote Work Available: Yes 


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 & Reason for Hiring:

Renesas is expanding automotive analog business by improved products portfolio including PMICs by acquisition of Intersil, IDT and Dialog. In ordr to keep this momentum, Renesas needs a well-experienced application engineer who supports major Japanese and Korean Tier-1 manufactures and OEMs who develop advanced automotive systems such as electric-vehicle (EV) systems, autonomous driving systems and new E/E architecture. In paticular, Renesas is looking for a skilled application engineer who works directly Renesas’s customers power management design challenge and supports them on creating solutions with Renesas’s automotive power products such as power management ICs (PMICs), DC-DC converters, and low-dropout regulators (LDOs). 


Role & Responsibility:

- Provide application support to automotive customers with automotive system knowledge and drive technology discussion and design ins for PMIC products.
- Architecting system solutions to customers using Renesas products.
- Product marketing & business development including collecting customer’s technical requirements and trend of the application, making new product idea and demand creation.
- Focus on Japanese and Korean automotive customers.


Required Skills & Experience:


- Background and practical experience in analog and power electronics required.
- Experience in automotive electronics or automotive semiconductor industry.
- Basic Japanese and good English communication skills.


- Design experience of PMIC in semiconductor company, ECU design experience especially PMIC part in OEM / Tier1.
- Automotive system level knowledge, solid knowledge in H/W design especially power supply design knowledge at board level.
- Experience with lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, along with debugging skills.
- Ability to work in teams and collaborate effectively with people in different functions. 
- Ability to build lasting, influential relationships, both inside and outside the organization 
- Ability to influence decisions through a sense of urgency and competitive drive.
- Ability to take initiative and drive for results. 


Required Language Proficiency:

English - Business level (TOEIC 700)

Japanese - Native level (JLPT N1)