RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTION:
-Staff Applications engineer responsible for integrated power switching regulator products for Intersil’s industrial power department.
- Interface with design, test, product and packaging engineers to successfully bring new products from initial concept through release to production.
-Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: new product definition, bench validation of new products, validation and calibration of product SPICE-like models, development and validation of customer evaluation boards, generation of technical documentation, and customer interface and support.
-Customer interactions including design support and troubleshooting. Analysis and laboratory emulation of customer applications is often required.
REQUIRED SKILLS / COURSEWORK DESIRED:
-BSEE or higher.
-12+ years industry experience in power management especially in the DC-DC converter, and knowledge of both isolated and non-isolated switching power supplies is necessary.
-Circuit design and analysis experience on SPICE-like tools is necessary.
-Competency in the laboratory, from hardware construction to measurements, is a must.
- Knowledge of thermal analysis and magnetic component design a plus .
-Significant experience directing or performing layout of high frequency DC-DC switching converters.
-Background with IC fabrication and design is a plus.
-Clear and concise communication skills, verbal and written in English, are essential to this position.