Principal Concept Engineer (f/m/div)


Job title:

Principal Concept Engineer (f/m/div)



Job description

Location: Graz

Job ID: HRC0365714

Start date: 01.12.2023

Type of employment: Full time

Length of contract: Permanent

Job description

We are seeking a passionate and visionary Principal Concept Engineer who will play a pivotal role in driving our success in the realm of automotive power management. As a visionary, you will define cutting-edge architectures and safety concepts for our new ICs, pushing the boundaries of innovation in the automotive industry.

Collaborating closely with our dedicated marketing team, you will ensure that our products meet and exceed customer requirements. Your expertise will contribute to safety analyses, risk management, and support verification and production testing, ensuring exceptional performance and customer satisfaction.

As a leading expert in the field, you will extend your knowledge and influence by assisting customers and conducting failure analysis, further establishing Infineon as a trusted partner in the automotive sector.

Your passion for innovation will be the driving force behind our continued success, as we shape the future of automotive technology. Join our dynamic and forward-thinking team and be at the forefront of pioneering advancements in power management.

Your new role at a glance:

  • Defining the architecture and safety concept of new Automotive Power Management ICs
  • Collaborating with the technical marketing team to establish product requirements
  • Contributing to functional safety analyses, FMEAs, and technical risk management
  • Supporting verification activities before and after silicon, as well as production testing
  • Assisting customers with their requests
  • Conducting failure analysis

Your profile

As an experienced engineer in the semiconductor field, you thrive on staying updated with the latest technologies. Your collaborative nature enables you to think and work effectively in teams. With a positive mindset, you inspire and motivate others around you. Your outstanding skills in negotiation and communication empower you to drive projects successfully and make prompt decisions.

Who you are

A confident Concept Champion with:

  • A Master’s degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Physics or a similar field of studies
  • Motivation and drive to explore innovative architectures and solutions
  • A willingness to work in an international and intercultural environment, along with an independent attitude to actively engage, create, and contribute
  • 5+ years of experience in developing Hardware / Semiconductor products within the automotive area (e.g. architecting, designing, simulation)
  • Experience in automotive power management solutions is a plus
  • An Openness to travel to customers and internal team meetings (up to 20% of the time)
  • Knowledge of Synopsys and / or Cadence, MATLAB and / or Python tools
  • Good knowledge and experience with ISO26262 standard is a plus
  • Fluency in English. German skills are a plus

This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry, employment group I ( A higher payment is negotiable depending on your expertise and skills.

Driving decarbonization and digitalization. Together.

Infineon designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a broad range of semiconductors and semiconductor-based solutions, focusing on key markets in the automotive, industrial, and consumer sectors. Its products range from standard components to special components for digital, analog, and mixed-signal applications to customer-specific solutions together with the appropriate software.

We are on a journey to create the best Infineon for everyone.

This means we embrace diversity and inclusion and welcome everyone for who they are. At Infineon, we offer a working environment characterized by trust, openness, respect and tolerance and are committed to give all applicants and employees equal opportunities. We base our recruiting decisions on the applicant´s experience and skills.

We look forward to receiving your resume, even if you do not entirely meet all the requirements of the job posting.

Please let your recruiter know if they need to pay special attention to something in order to enable your participation in the interview process.

More about diversity & inclusion at Infineon at – Automotive (ATV) shapes the future of mobility with micro-electronics enabling clean, safe and smart cars – Semiconductors are essential to realize key trends like eMobility, automated driving and secure, connected cars. Infineon ATV is the #1 semiconductor partner in the fast-changing automotive world, based on our system knowledge coupled with our passion for innovation and quality. We are a key driver in the ever-advancing pace of digitalization in the automotive industry.

For more information about working at ATV with interesting employee and management insights and an overview with more #ATVDreamJobs

The Development Center of Infineon in Graz is working on leading edge contactless, security and sensor technologies. Whether we are talking about the Near Field Communication (NFC) transmission standard, vehicle components for Radar, optical distance measurements or 3D image sensor chips for Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality – our Development Center is a driving force in innovations in security, mobility, and the Internet of Things.

*The term gender in the sense of the General Equal Treatment Act (GETA) or other national legislation refers to the biological assignment to a gender group. At Infineon we are proud to embrace (gender) diversity, including female, male and diverse.

Does this sound like just the right challenge for you? If so, we look forward to getting to know you!

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Graz, Steiermark

Job date

Wed, 19 Jul 2023 01:29:11 GMT

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