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Title:  Senior/Principal Field Application Engineer - EP/Connectivity/BLE

Requisition ID:  38462
Department:  EMEA EP+Connectivity FAE

Munich, DE

Job Function:  Field Applications Engineer

Renesas Electronics offer industry-leading devices to enable efficient, low power and reliable communication technologies for industries and consumers across the globe.


We have established a key new opening for an experienced Field Application Engineer to take a lead role in maximising technical and commercial opportunities within our high-profile EP Connectivity customers in Europe.


Main Responsibilities


• Identify new commercial opportunities for Renesas by working closely with customers at project design level to achieve design win targets.

• Consulting customers on technical matters in relation to Dialog BLE + Wifi + Wireless SoC ( LTE-CatM, NB-IoT ); bridging between experts in the BU and customer where necessary.

• Feeding back customer issues and escalations into the BU. Also highlighting features for next generation SoC, tools, SW features etc.

• Strong Technical Project Management Support customer through whole lifecycle of the product from 1st consulting on opportunity through to design-in to prototype to production.

• Support customers implementing SW features that will require a level of hands-on co development/support & debug - including features still in development phase in BU.

• Create, organize, update, and track opportunities and designs. Contribute supporting related CRM System.

• Perform and support product trainings to Distribution FAE’s and Sales Representatives and drive local distribution promotion programs.

• Travel within the assigned territory to customers and distributors.

• Commercially minded with ability to work both autonomously and as key team member with Sales and BU.


Your Profile


• 6-8+ years of experience in the Semiconductor industry (as a Design Engineer or FAE)

• Extensive embedded MCU software knowledge:

     - Track record in MCU /MPU software development including RTOS .

     - Experience in developing with embedded C from ground up OR extensive experience in similar programming environment is required.

     - Thoroughly experienced with tool-chains (e.g. Keil/IAR/GCC etc..), debuggers & general too chains.

     - Experience in MCU SW /Register Architecture (Cortex –M preferred).

• Significant MCU hardware knowledge, including:

     - MCU hardware peripherals

     - Clocking & timers/ input & output/ XTAL/ UART, SPI, I2C/ memory utilization/ DMA etc.

• High experience on HW and SW related wireless communication architectures like BLE, WiFi protocols or cellular standards (LTE-CatM, NB-IoT)




Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) 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, infrastructure, and IoT applications that help shape a limitless future. Learn more at Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.


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