Senior Field Applications Engineer-Motor Control – New Posting!

Senior Field Applications Engineer-Motor Control

Detroit, MI

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We are retained by a World Class Semiconductor Supplier dedicated to automotive applications. The company has a driven sales office with a friendly atmosphere. They are looking for a Motor Control Specialist to join their team! Ideal candidate will be self-motivated with strong analytical skills and the ability to interface directly with customers.


  • 4+ years Field Applications Engineering experience with focus on Motor Control and/or Motor control electronics design
  • Experience with automotive motor control applications with BLDC, PMSM, DC & Stepper motors desired
  • Familiarity with actuator and rotating machine control using techniques such as position control, Field oriented control, block commutation desired
  • Experience in automotive LED driver and/or DC-DC converters
  • Experience with schematic capture, PCB layout as well simulation and analysis tools such as PSpice, PLECS, MATLAB, Octave, MathCAD highly preferred
  • Experience with C and/or C++ programming preferred.
  • Software development and knowledge of 16-bit and 32-bit ARM processors
  • Familiarity with automotive semiconductor development and/or automotive electronics processes such as AECQ-100 & PPAP
  • Familiarity with automotive EMC test requirements and EMC/EMI performance optimization experience according to CISPR, IEC and/or ISO test requirements


  • Support Company’s Sales Team, Sales Reps and distribution network with technical support
  • Create and develop hardware and software demos and applications examples to illustrate Company product functionality and features
  • Test and debug customer systems that include Company Products
  • Collaborate with Company’s global FAE and Sales Teams to jointly support and coordinate support activities for global customers


Travel:  Willing to travel up to 25% time to support customer

Degree:  Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar

Salary:  Base plus bonus, car allowance and great benefits