Field Application Engineer - Motor control

Sales Munich, Germany


We are looking for a Field Applications Engineer – Motor Control.

The candidate is self-motivated, proactive and energetic candidate with an ambitious approach to the assignments and persistence to achieve goals. The individual will assist the European customers and Power Integrations Sales/FAE’s Team in Europe to increase market penetration and number of design wins in Motor Control applications (HVBLDC)

This position is based in Munich (DE) and will be reporting to the Director of Sales. 

Key tasks:

  • Provide application and design support to customers
  • Provide the highest quality laboratory, telephone and on-site support to maintain our leading edge in the market place 
  • Debug customers’ designs, recommending changes for improvements
  • Produce customized designs and hardware to meet customers’ requirements
  • Conduct periodical technical training to customers/distributors/workshops
  • Support Sales and FAE’s Team in Europe to increase number of Design Wins and revenue
  • Traveling approximately 20% of the time (average)
Minimum requirements:
  • BSEE or higher (MSc preferred) in Electronics Engineering
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English, German is a plus
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office package
  • Full driving license


  • Minimum 3 years of experience in HW and SW design for HVBLDC motor control application
  • Knowledge of main motor steering techniques and their practical application: block commutation, FOC, sinusoidal
  • Knowledge of ARM architecture and main C/C++ programming environments
  • Knowledge in using debuggers to step through programs steering external HW
  • Understanding of main parts of an inverter schematic for motor control
  • Ability to work in teams and collaborate effectively with people in different functions