Principal Engineer System Application (f/m/div)


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Principal Engineer System Application (f/m/div)



Job description

Are you ready to push boundaries and design system solutions that go beyond the state of the art? We invite you to unlock your potential in the fascinating realms of On-board Charger (OBC), EV Charging, Residential Solar and Energy storage. In this exciting role, you will embrace the power of GaN, SiC, and more cutting-edge technologies. Furthermore, you’ll lead the way from concept to release, working with the latest Infineon product technologies. Join us to propel your career to new heights and be a vital part of our unwavering commitment to forging a brighter, greener future. Chip in & apply now!

You embody a unique combination of technical prowess, communicational talent, and a passion for innovation. In addition, you believe that cultivating strong relationships with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders is key to success.

What we offer you in Villach

More than 5.000 people work at five different sites in Austria.

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Why Us

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.

–Power & Sensor Systems (PSS) drives leading-edge power management, sensing, and data transfer capabilities –

The PSS division powers decarbonization and digitalization with a wide range of energy-efficient and digital solutions. PSS semiconductors help avoid carbon emissions, use resources sustainably, manage power effectively and intelligently, give ‘things’ smart senses, and process data quickly and reliably. The portfolio includes power, connectivity, RF, and sensor system technologies to develop smaller, lighter, smarter, and more efficient solutions for consumer devices, smart home/building applications, robotics, computing and data centers, charging devices, power tools, and much more.

The next generation of silicon and wide-bandgap (SiC and GaN) solutions provides unparalleled performance and reliability for 5G, big data, and renewable energy applications. These materials are paving the way for further energy and carbon savings. Highly precise XENSIV sensor solutions are enabling IoT devices to react intuitively to their surroundings for seamless user interactions while audio amplifiers bring exceptional sound experiences to smart speakers and other audio use cases.

Click here for more information about working at PSS with interesting employee and management insights and an overview with more #PSSDreamJobs.

At Infineon in Villach you shape the technologies of tomorrow and work in an international environment with more than 4.700 colleagues from over 70 nations. Your personal contribution will be valued and appreciated as the cornerstones of our success. And all that in beautiful surroundings which guarantee a high quality of life.

The City of Villach is located in the center of Carinthia, Austria’s southernmost province, in close proximity to the Italian and Slovenian border. Due to its particular geographic location and the outstanding natural beauty of the region, Villach and the whole province of Carinthia have for generations been popular holiday destinations for people from all over the world. Living in Austria also has many social, health-care-related and economic perks. The country’s social and health care system is among the best in the world and for decades numerous international surveys have singled out Austria as a particularly safe and wealthy country with a high quality of life. Villach benefits from its status as a “small town”, offering everyday living at affordable prices in an outstanding setting.

Find out what you like most about Villach and join us:

  • 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.

Ihre Aufgaben

Job description

In your new job you will:

  • Collaborate with the hardware engineering team to design cutting-edge system solutions (prototypes) surpassing current standards
  • Take ownership of state-of-the-art system solutions in the areas of On-board Charger (OBC), EV Charging, Residential Solar and Energy storage, utilizing advanced devices like GaN, SiC, etc.
  • Develop and adapt hardware and software solutions, including prototype boards, and provide guidance to peers on hardware and software debugging in real-world applications
  • Lead the entire development process, from conceptualization to the release of the system solution
  • Utilize the latest Infineon product technologies, such as wide bandgap power semiconductors, to enhance existing systems and create innovative solutions for future requirements
  • Manage the development of hardware and software solutions, from calculation and simulation to design and debugging in real-world applications
  • Engage with international hardware and software experts, leveraging your scientific knowledge and expertise to bring concepts to life
  • Present your findings in various expert forums at different levels
  • Contribute to technical intellectual property (IP) and research papers
  • Prepare technical documentation for both internal and external audiences

Ihr Profil

You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • An academic degree in Electrical Engineering, Power Electronics, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering or similar
  • 5+ years of experience in the design, development and test of power supplies
  • Expertise in the simulation of systems and magnetics, micro controller programming, and PCB design
  • Hardware embedded programming skills with digital controller (e.g. Infineon, TI, ST, Microchip etc.)
  • Experience in simulation (PLECS) of power electronic systems, PCB layout (Altium) and software design (C/C++)
  • A background in technical customer support and intercultural communication
  • The desire to learn new things and work independently
  • A talent for communication and presentation
  • Fluent English skills. German skills are beneficial

Wir bieten

Quick Info

LocationVillach (Austria) Entry level5+ years Job IDHRC0329337 Start dateas soon as possible TypeFull time ContractPermanent Job sharingJob sharing possible Workplace typeHybrid

We offer competitive salaries and additional benefits based on your performance, experience and qualification. The employment is in accordance with the collective salary and wage agreement for employees of the electrical and electronics industry, employment group I . The monthly salary is paid 14 times p.a. We offer a higher compensation depending on your expertise and skills.

Expected salary


Villach, Kärnten

Job date

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 06:30:30 GMT

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