SerDes Applications Engineer

Maxim Integrated Products   •  

San Jose, CA

Less than 5 years

Posted 157 days ago

Maxim Integrated is a highly successful, $2.31 billion company. With offices and manufacturing sites around the world, we design award-winning semiconductors that make the world more integrated. We also know that it’s our people who make us a great company. So we reward bold thinking, teamwork, personal growth, and community involvement. Want to make a difference and be challenged every day? Join us at Maxim Integrated. With analog integration, the possibilities are endless.

Maxim Integrated Automotive Electronics team is seeking an Strategic Applications Engineer to support the product development team.

Duties include:

    Expected to become a product expert in High Speed SerDes for Automotive applications.

    Gain experience in high communication theory, Transmission line theory, Automotive EMI/BCI standards, and ASIL Safety requirements

    Lab evaluation on existing silicon to gain expert level in device operation.

    Design, layout, build, and test application boards to promote / demonstrate GMSL products

    Work with the Business Manager and Field Personnel to secure design wins.  Set strategy at key accounts to displace competitors and win all open opportunities.

    Travel will be required for customer support and trips to U.S. for to meet with product definers and application engineers for product training

    Provide quick-turn product specific technical applications engineering support to our customers, field teams, definers and designers

    Provide device specific application engineering support to our customers and FAE’s. Educate, answer questions, debug issues, and solve problems for customers relating to new and existing devices and evaluation kits.

    Pre and post-sale customer support

    Write application notes, user guides, articles, design ideas, new product proposals, and evaluation kit manuscripts for internal and/or external publication

Minimum Qualifications     

    BSEE required, MSEE preferred

    Existing experience in analog and digital design

    Strong understanding of EE fundamentals and analog electronics

    Knowledge of electronic systems architecture and design.

    Knowledge of FPGA design and simulation

    Working knowledge of PCB design and layout

    High speed SerDes experience

    Self-motivated, with the ability to work independently as well as with cross-functional and interdepartmental teams.
    System/hardware debug experience
    Open to candidates in Colorado Springs, CO and San Jose, CA


Maxim is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Preferred Qualifications     

    Working knowledge of automotive electronic systems, particularly ADAS and infotainment

    Working knowledge of EMI/EMC standards

    Working knowledge of cable video transmission standards

    Working knowledge of automotive safety and quality standards

    Working knowledge of high speed serial communications

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