Power and Mixed Signal Applications Engineer PL-5369

Apps Engineering, Marketing, Sales Austin, Texas

At Cirrus Logic, mixed-signal engineering drives our company. We develop high-performance, low-power signal processing solutions in audio, voice and haptics, delivering innovative end-user experiences and solving difficult challenges for new generations of mobile and consumer devices. While breaking the innovation barrier, we’ve also built an award-winning company culture, thanks to our extraordinary workforce and our ongoing efforts to champion and promote diversity, as well as our principles of equality and fairness in the workplace. Do you enjoy working alongside the industry's top engineers and solving sophisticated challenges for the world's top consumer brands? Join our team and help us continue to make this an exceptional place to work!

You will be part of the Applications Engineering team that is focused on bringing leading-edge Power and Mixed Signal devices to market. You will play a fundamental role in bringing to market next-generation devices for our growing power and battery management business by ensuring that our customers can easily and effectively integrate our devices into their end products. Are you open to this exciting challenge? We invite you to take part in Cirrus Logic's “rocking" culture!

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate and communicate closely with tier 1 customers, marketing and internal engineering teams to define, architect and create collateral for customer use cases for complex IC designs. 
  • Provide direct engineering support for Cirrus Logic customers and field personnel
  • Develop reference designs and demonstration platforms
  • Develop application notes, white papers, demo-board, and reference-design manuals
  • Develop firmware and RTL modules for customer reference and demonstration
  • Execute customer-application focused data collection and circuit analysis
  • Contribute to next-generation product definition
  • Autonomously manage tasks and priorities
  • Travel approximately 2 weeks per year, domestically and abroad 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering with 7+ years of experience in the semiconductor industry
  • Experience with integrated DC-to-DC switching buck and/or boost converters, battery chargers and mixed signal circuits for portable or power electronic products
  • Demonstrated aptitude in system understanding of various industry interface standards such as I2C, SPI, USB, UART, I2S or high speed control/data bus examples.
  • Experience in component selection, schematic entry and knowledge of PCB layout design.
  • Familiarity with scripting/programming language such as Verilog, C, Python, MATLAB or similar
  • Solid hands-on experience in lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, signal generators, audio analyzers, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • MS in Electrical Engineering with 5+ years of relevant experience

This position is located in Austin, TX

Cirrus Logic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We strive to select the best qualified applicant for any opening and to reward employees based on their skills, experience and performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, gender, age, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.