Title:  CPU development engineer for automotive SoC design

Requisition ID:  54062
Department:  Automotive SoC IP Development Department

Kodaira, Tokyo, JP

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

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 of Recruitment]

SoC products for automotive applications are key components for realizing the electronic and high-functionalization of automobiles,

as represented by the "CASE".

In addition to the need for higher speed and lower power consumption of basic performance parts, a wide range of technologies must be

integrated, including high-speed interface (DDR, PCIe, UCIe, MIPI, USB, etc.) support, functional safety support, advanced security support,

support for AI engines such as neural networks and other cutting-edge technologies, and implementation of large-scale circuits with short


In order to expand the business of these SoC products, we are looking for an engineer to design the CPU-related components that are key

to our products.



・Digital circuit design/verification for automotive SoC (R-Car series).

[Target IPs for development]

   - CPU and related IPs (Interconnect, Interrupt, Debug/Trace function, etc.).

[Job description]

    - Architectural study of CPU and related IP, integration into products, and logic verification

  - CPU performance evaluation and power evaluation by various benchmarks

  - Management of the entire team including Japan and Vietnam


[Required Skills and Work Experience]


  - Experience of CPU-related development in LSI digital front-end design.


  - Knowledge of CPU architecture.

  - Knowledge of software.


[Required Language Skills]

[English]Can have daily conversation; TOEIC 600

[Japanese]Business level