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Title:  Sr. Staff Engineer, RF Applications Engineering

Requisition ID:  37018

San Diego, US

Job Function:  Production and Technology

Renesas is a global semiconductor company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of cutting-edge technologies including self-driving cars, robots, automated factory equipment, and smart home applications. 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 is a global, multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company headquartered in Japan, and has subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide. Renesas is a dynamic, multi-cultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. Renesas is extending our share in fast-growing data economy-related markets such as infrastructure and data center, and strengthening our presence in the industrial/IOT and automotive segments. Our solutions drive products developed by major innovators around the world. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics.


Title: Sr. Staff, RF Applications Engineer

Location: San Diego, CA



Provide global customer-facing applications support involving RF products with an emphasis on mmW devices. 
- Monitor and support development of new RF products for responsible products. 
- Generate final datasheets through coordination with the multiple product development teams. 
- Assist in troubleshooting customer system boards and applications evaluation. 
- Support product marketing managers on developing product family roadmap concept and application roadmap. 
- Help provide the appropriate training to the technical sales force. 
- Generate and deliver technical reports and clearly communicate presentations to customers, outside sales, and internal engineering and management groups. 
- Must work with minimum supervision. 



Solid understanding of RF, analog, and mixed-signal circuits.
- Able to translate RF system requirements to components specifications and vice versa.
- Strong understanding and working knowledge of RF Test equipment such as Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, and Generators.
- Proficiency in ADS, HFSS, Allegro, Matlab, Python, and MS Office software (especially Excel).
- Strong planning and organizational skills and ability to prioritize.
- Strong troubleshooting skills and attention to detail.
- High energy, driven-to-succeed personality.
- Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
- Ability to travel to domestic and international customer sites occasionally (10%).



BSEE with 12 years of experience, OR MSEE with 10 years of experience, or Ph.D. with 7 years of experience

Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran


Nearest Major Market: San Diego