Senior Analog Power IC Architect Active Semiconductors
Sr. Analog System Architect needed to join our team and define industry-leading analog design for fast-growing Analog Power Semiconductor company focused on High-Performance Power Management ICs. Looking for a highly motivated and self-directed Senior Analog Power IC Architect who can work closely our product-line managers and Engineering teams to identify new product and application opportunities in consumer electronics, mobile, PC/Server, Networking, IT and industrial markets. Use your creative ideas and expertise to propose and define the new products to meet industry needs. Work closely with Sales and Applications Engineering to engage worldwide customers on new products which you define. Create solutions that fill the customer's & industry's needs, and set new De facto standards for the industry. Great performance yields great compensation! Receive pre-IPO stock options, base salary, performance bonus, and performance-based promotions.
Identify near-term, high-value new product and application opportunities for analog power ICs in consumer electronic, mobile, PC/Server, Networking, IT, and industrial systems.
Product Definition: Define new high-value analog power IC's. Take from concept through definition and hand-off to our Analog Power Design Engineers.
Work with Global Industry-Leading Customers, Product Lines, and Engineering to propose and define new products based on system know-how and market requirements.
Collaborate with R&D to develop key product architecture, IP, and key specifications for new products and new platforms.
Focus on next generation industry leading designs.
Advise Sales on reference design support, customer evaluation and new device introductions.
Work directly with the CTO in applying for invention disclosures and patents.
Be a contributing member to the Patent Committee
Publish white papers and design ideas to promote new products.
BS or MS in EE
At least 10 years experience defining architectures of analog power ICs
Solid knowledge in analog ICs and end equipment device architectures, battery-operated devices, power management systems, power sequencing, battery management, switching voltage regulators, etc.
Able to communicate and interact with all levels of customers including top management.
Good teamwork, interpersonal and presentation skills.
Some travel required in US, EU, and Asia
Current Analog Power Product-Line Responsibilities:
Active Direct DriveTM = off-line LED driver for incandescent lighting, tube & bulb (no magnetics required). http://www.active-semi.com/applications/analog-power-applications/led-lighting/led-lightbulb.aspx
Green Power = AC/DC power & chargers, 10% worldwide share in mobile phone chargers
High Power = DC/DC power & chargers, iPad & iPhone automobile chargers
Modular Power = PMU/PMIC, including to power ARM single, dual, & quad-core apps processors
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