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Title:  Senior Director, Electrical Design Engineer

Requisition ID:  52425
Department:  Industrial Power & Rad Hard Engineering Department

Palm Bay, FL, US

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

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 portfolio 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.

Key Responsibilities


  • Collaborate with the VP/GM and Marketing leaders to prioritize near-term product execution imperatives and long-term strategic initiatives
  • Synthesize technical goals from business strategy
  • Define design IP, process technology, and packaging requirements to meet portfolio performance and cost targets
  • Identify and adopt tools and methodologies for ongoing improvements in development time and product quality especially as regards Single Event Cyclotron testing.
  • Work with cross functional groups to integrate new capabilities into the design process
  • Align product development plans to leverage capabilities
  • Manage the IC design and verification team to deliver on cost, performance, and time-to-market goals
  • Grow the design organization with top talent in support of the product roadmap
  • Collaborate within the larger Renesas design community on sharing of IP, resources, methodologies, and know-how, especially with regards to Timing and RF.
  • Cultivate a culture of excellence with a commitment to exceed customer expectations


Ideal Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate has a demonstrated track record of

  • Circuit design and process technology innovation
  • 5+ years experience managing the development of commercially successful power management ICs.
  • Knowledge of Radiation Effects on IC design and Radiation test methodologies
  • building, retaining, and managing a high performing team
  • Strong communications skills and broad technical skills are essential.  This is a highly visible role in which the organization will look to you as the guide for leading innovation and strategy.


MSEE or PhD and 10+ years of related professional experience.


Renesas Electronics America is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to celebrating diversity and fostering a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Melbourne