Senior Staff Field Applications Engineer, Automotive Analog and Power Products

On the Mark Recruiting Specialists, Inc. – Mark Shelton, President – 313-268-3373

Senior Staff Field Applications Engineer, Automotive Analog and Power Products

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Location:  Farmington Hills, MI

A World Class Manufacturer of Automotive Electronic products is seeking a Senior Staff Field Applications Engineer, Automotive Analog and Power Products.  In this position you will drive the design-in activities of Automotive Digital Products such as MCUs / SoCs, Analog and Power products in the Americas, across all sales channels and according to the business development programs agreed with management. You will also play a key role in the definition of the next generation of Company Automotive Products working closely to the customer engineering teams and to Company application engineering and marketing teams.

In your new role you will:

  • Drive the design-in activities of Automotive Analog and Power products in the Americas
  • Drive the design-in activities of Automotive Microcontroller (MCU) and System on a chip (SoC) products in the Americas
  • Define new products in close cooperation with our innovative customers and our internal technical marketing and applications teams
  • Act as a technical interface and consult our customers during the development of automotive applications
  • Derive customer requirements and market trends to develop system value propositions together with internal interfaces (Marketing, Application, System Engineering)
  • Actively manage projects together with the Sales and Marketing departments to achieve design-in targets
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with the customer engineering departments
  • Perform measurements in our laboratory within the scope of actual customer projects
  • Support our distribution partners during FAE trainings or end customer seminars
  • Maximize the future business for all Company products across all sales channels
  • You actively listen to your business partners and enjoy building trustful relationships. You set yourself ambitious goals, make use of the knowledge of your team members and share your know-how. Furthermore, you keep profitability in mind and are able to prioritize your technical activities from a commercial point of view.

You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • Minimum 8 years of related work experience, especially including 3+ years of experience in Automotive applications
  • Working experience as Field or Application Engineer is preferred
  • Working knowledge of the application of analog and power semiconductors in automotive applications.
  • Hands-on experience designing RF products tied to Bluetooth, BLE, UWB, Wi-Fi, RADAR MMIC.
  • Working knowledge of embedded C, C++ programming and debugging.
  • Working knowledge of middleware integration for embedded MCUs.
  • Working knowledge of AUTOSAR, especially MCAL configuration and integration.
  • Proven ability to prioritize activities and effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; able to balance strong technical skills with solid relationship building and account management capabilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, as customer interface is a significant aspect of the job; personable, with ability to develop rapport and trust with customers and colleagues alike.
  • Excellent reading skills for complete understanding of technical documents such as User Manuals, Datasheets, and the like.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of the semiconductor industry and basics of semiconductor manufacturing preferred.


Degree:  BSEE or similar     Salary:  Base plus bonus and excellent benefits          Travel:  up to 25%