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Title:  Analog Design Engineer

Requisition ID:  45558

Tokyo, JP

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering


The Role


Working as a Senior/Principal Analog Design Engineer based in Tokyo, you will:


  • Design, verification and simulation of CMOS Analog blocks for power management circuits including voltage references, bias circuits, comparators and amplifiers meeting performance, area and power specifications.

  • Collaborate with block leads to achieve system and design strategy for power management products.

  • Guide layout team to ensure quality of layout of own design.

  • Drive silicon debugging and design characterisation.

  • Drive lab evaluation in collaboration with Application Engineers for own design.

  • Produce high quality documentation for own IP blocks.

  • Working closely with DFT engineers to ensure that own blocks follow existing strategy and implementation for DFT.

  • Work closely with test and product engineers to support test development and ramp to production.

  • Coach and mentor less experienced team members.

  • Contribute to schematic and layout block level reviews for blocks initially designed by others.

  • Take technical leadership for sub-systems and driving them from specification to production ramp.

  • Interpret requirement specifications to achieve system and design strategy for power management products.

  • Take a proactive approach to driving own development plan, utilising team members and internal development opportunities.

  • Any ad hoc tasks as deemed reasonable by your manager.



What We Are Looking For?

  • Degree level qualification in Electronics Engineering (MSEE/PhD preferred) or a related discipline typically required.

  • 5 – 12 years experience at Senior/Principal level

  • Strong competence with various tools and procedures, reaching specialist level

  • Ability to work with minimal instruction – either independently or collaboratively

  • Ability to make good judgement in selecting method/technique for obtaining solutions

  • Able to confidently share own expertise and work to others

  • Able to make significant contribution or lead & co-ordinate projects, programs and business initiatives with creativity and ingenuity

  • Ability to support and mentor less experienced team members

  • Cross cultural awareness and sensitivity

  • Results-oriented and able to deliver on-time under tight schedule

  • Ability to work both independently and part of a team

  • Flexible to undertake occasional international travel at short notice

  • Excellent command of verbal and written English

  • Ability to propose innovative solutions

  • Concise and precise communication, presentation and customer skills within multi-site and multi-cultural environment

  • Must have proven design experience with at least a few of the following.

    • Experience in switching converter non isolated and/or isolated, A/D & D/A Converters, Oscillators, Bandgap reference circuits, LDOs, and Ultra-Low Iq technique

    • Experience of high voltage design is preferred

  • [Desirable]

    • Knowledge of global standard i.e., IATF16949, ISO26262

    • Experience in development of automotive applications or products.


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