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Title:  Sr Firmware Engineer

Requisition ID:  38961

Austin, TX, US US

Job Function:  Software

Job Type:  Permanent - Full Time 

Travel Required:  0% 

Remote Work Available:  No 


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.


Position Summary

Firmware engineer will have a critical role in developing innovative technology of wireless charging IC. This is a highly visible position, firmware engineer will interface with customer/application engineer and IC designer to develop firmware for wireless changing solution. We are looking for highly motivated and talented problem-solvers with strong firmware skills.



•     3+ years low-level real time firmware development experience with micro controllers, such Cortex M0
•    Experience of C programming language, knowledge of ARM architecture.
•    Experience of Python programming is preferred.
•    Knowledge of modern SW development tools and techniques (agile development, compilers and compiling process, project environments, debugging, static analysis, …)
•    Knowledge of embedded systems and architecture
•    Experience of lab equipment for FW debugging (Oscilloscope, power supply, etc.)
•    Knowledge of wireless power charging, USB-C, QC protocol is preferred
•    Communicative and excellent in writing of technical documentation



• MS degree in Computer Science or closely related field that includes formal training in software development discipline






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: Austin