Technical Marketing

Senior Applications Engineer - Erfurt, Germany

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Your future job

As a Senior Applications Engineer at Melexis, you build a strong technical expertise on the Melexis products of the product line by evaluation and characterization in order to ensure the relevant technical support to our customers and participate to the business development. Based on this expertise, you develop applications and solutions as well as all the necessary documentation (datasheets, applications notes) and supporting tools (development kits, demos). You support the design-in on customer side. More specifically, you will:

  • Define and execute application level characterization and validation, and summarize your findings
  • Communicate conclusion and use results in communication to internal and external customers
  • Develop hardware and embedded software for customer demo, evaluation kit, reference design and write application notes, FAQ, maintain datasheets with timely reporting to internal and external customers
  • Increase application know-how by finding and analyzing competitor products, requesting IC analysis, reverse engineer schematic & BOM etc. and you proactively report to Product Line Managers and other relevant stakeholders
  • Support customers with industrialization of the IC in their production
  • Provide technical training to the Melexis Sales force and to customers in order to facilitate the design in activities at the customer
  • Proactively and independently remove all technical hurdles to get Sales force opportunities from qualified status to design-win

Your profile

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

  • You have 5+ years of experience, preferably in the semiconductor industry

  • You have relevant experience with and/or show strong affinity with:
    - Sensors and sensor systems
    - Optical systems (lenses, cameras, …)
    - Image processing algorithm- 3D vision with stereo, structured light or Time-Of-Flight cameras
    - Embedded processors, DSP or SoC architectures e.g. ARM, SHARC, ZINQ, ...

  • Understanding of electronics solutions for the customer applications, cost drivers, alternatives, technologies and positions on the market

  • Proven communication skills and successful customer support

  • Fluency in English, knowledge of other customer languages is an asset

  • Open to travel around 30% of working time

We offer

  • A challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment
  • The opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company
  • An enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization
  • Versatile development opportunities

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