Principal Engineer (f/m/d)

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Job Description

Renesas Electronics is a dynamic, multi-cultural tech company where employees can learn, mentor and thrive. Renesas brings together the strong financial foundation of a multi-billion-dollar global operation and the flexibility and velocity of a smaller organization. Our solutions are at the heart of products developed by the major innovators around the world. Join us and be part of what’s next in battery management system solutions.

Renesas is seeking a Principal Engineer for the development of integrated circuit products, in a high-growth area of our business. This is an excellent opportunity to participate in driving Renesas’s growth. It will also be an opportunity to collaborate with other product lines to position Renesas for continued growth.

What we need:

We are looking for a driven, creative, and highly motivated individual with product development experience in the semiconductor industry. This position requires strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to work across functional disciplines in support of delivery products to the market. Success requires a clear understanding of the full lifecycle of semiconductor product development and support. The position requires international travel from time to time.

What You’ll do

  • Define, develop, and support integrated circuit products
  • Work with a large, cross-functional IC development team, including systems engineering, IC design, validation, product engineering, test engineering, application engineering, and other functions.
  • Create and support related tools and interfaces.
  • Drive and collaborate in the definition of proprietary and standardized interfaces for application-specific standard products.


  • BSEE or higher degree of engineering/science with a proven background in semiconductor product development
  • 15+ years of relevant experience in system modeling & communication.
  • Curious and willing to challenge existing solutions with innovative technology concepts based on systematic problem-solving skills.
  • Fluent in English with great intercultural, social and communication skills in order to work in distributed international and cross-functional teams.
  • Willingness to travel abroad (up to 25% of time).


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Company Description

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 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.

Additional Information

The position is also open for remote locations in other EU countries (Netherlands, France, Italy, etc) 

Renesas Electronics Corporation empowers a safer, smarter and more sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. The leading global provider of microcontrollers, Renesas combines our expertise in embedded processing, analog, power and connectivity to deliver complete semiconductor solutions. These Winning Combinations accelerate time to market for automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT applications, enabling billions of connected, intelligent devices that enhance the way people work and live. Learn more at www.renesas.com

Renesas’ mission, To Make Our Lives Easier, is underpinned by our company culture, TAGIE. TAGIE stands for Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative and Entrepreneurial. Our goal is to embed this unique culture in everything we do to succeed as a company and create trust with our diverse colleagues, customers and stakeholders.

Renesas Electronics is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to  supporting 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 law. For more information, please read our Diversity & Inclusion Statement.

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