Field Application Engineer - Automotive

Sales Vasanthanagar , Bangalore


Field Application Engineer - Automotive, India South

Job location: Bangalore


The Field Application Engineer will be responsible for Application support in South India territory and will be based out of Bangalore.

In this position you will - 

  • Provide application and design support based on end application in terms of paper designs / building and testing of boards using Power Integrations’ products to Automotive customers
  • Regularly visiting Automotive customers independently or with the assigned Sales in charge
  • Provide PI direct support to Key customers defined by Field sales
  • Independent handling of accounts for technical support
  • Update customer with latest production information and support customer with demo boards along with engineering report
  • Drive the design-in activities of PI Automotive products in suitable applications
  • Actively manage projects together with the Sales and Marketing departments to achieve design-in targets
  • Test and analyze competition solution and help sales define PI value and WIN designs
  • Support customer projects in close co-operation with US Application and Europe Feld Application Engineer
  • Contribute design ideas with engineering report for FAE date base
  • Co-ordinate with sales and set priorities for design WIN and fast revenue growth
  • Review weekly or bi-weekly progress of design
  • Establishes design WIN objectives by creating a plan in support of regional objectives
  • Support our distribution partners during FAE trainings or end customer seminars
  • Conduct periodical training to distributor FAE team, workshops / seminars ( In-house & Public )
  • Travel required 25-33%. 


  • Should have strong fundamental SMPS knowledge and its various topologies
  • Strong Knowledge and experience in AC/DC and DC/DC SMPS design, testing and analysis
  • Knowledge of Automotive application such as battery charger and motor drive inverter will be added advantage
  • Good knowledge of national and international standards (e.g. IPC, IEC, AECQ100, ISO26262 etc.) is an advantage
  • Should possess knowledge in designing magnetic components including transformers, Common Mode chokes / Inductors etc.
  • Able to debug designs and recommend changes
  • Strong knowledge on design / simulation tools
  • Able to do accurate BOM level analysis
  • Able to build good working relationships with customer, distributors team and colleagues 
  • Contribute effectively to Sales strategies
  • Strong communication skill, both verbal and in writing a must
  • Presentation Skill essential

Qualification and Experience: 

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in design and development of SMPS
  • Bachelor Degree in Electronic with 2 years of experience or Master's fresh graduate in Electronic