Power Management Hardware Application Engineer

Engineering - Hardware San Jose, California


Position at Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.

Power Management Hardware Application Engineer
Location: San Jose, CA


Samsung Semiconductor Inc. is looking for an experienced Hardware Application Engineer with strong background and hands-on experience on PMIC area for smartphone, memory, display and other portable consumer electronics. This position works in all phases of a product cycle from technical documentation, system design and integration, PCB schematic and layout design, board bring-up and test, and working with customers to solve production issues. This individual will also work closely with cross function teams in Samsung USA and Korea, including circuit/system design teams, ATE test teams, SW teams, marketing and application engineering teams.


Job Responsibilities

  • Work with customers, technical marketing teams and design teams to define, develop and evaluate new PMIC products
  • Work on system level design, PCB layout, evaluation board bring-up and test
  • Create datasheets and application notes
  • Support customers design-in activities


Required Skills

  • Hands-on experience in designing power management systems such as buck, boost, buckboost, charge pumps and LDOs.
  • Knowledge in power converter topologies, power devices, magnetics and control loop
  • Lab testing skills to evaluate prototypes to the design specification
  • Proficiency in using schematic entry, circuit simulation and PCB layout tools
  • Good written and verbal communications skills, and work effectively across multiple regions
  • BS (with 5+ years), MS (with 3+ years) or PhD in Electrical Engineering