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Director of Sales and Applications Engineering-Semiconductor

BSME. Executive level microelectronics sales director, managing large direct sales groups, representatives, and field applications engineering staff for analog semiconductor ICs, embedded products and MOSFETs for audio/video, industrial OEM, IT/consumer, medical, military and aerospace applications. Specializes in increased revenue with high volume customers, opening new markets and successfully expanding sales channels. Has sold extensively to Asian markets. Call us for more details! 06122015.6

Sr Sales Account Manager – Semiconductor – Analog

BSEE. Either regional, national or global sales talent, working with power management ICs, RFIC, analog semiconductor components, custom ASICs, and MOSFETs for power supplies and IT products. Is key account direct contact, builds/trains sales channels, and implants FAE relationships. Creates and maintains long term contracts and conducts high level negotiations with existing and new customers. 110K. 06122015.4

Principal Design Engineer – Power Management ICs

PhD-EE. Develops and designs power management ICs involving LED drivers, variety of converters (AC/DC, high voltage), mixed signal products, DC/DC switching regulators, controllers, and is skilled with various topologies. Experienced with BiCMOS/CMOS, BCD, CAD, ADC. Defines architecture and manages large SoC projects through to production for lighting, LCD and IT markets. Contract or Direct. 150K. 06102015.01

Sr Analog / Mixed Signal IC Design Engineer

MSEE. Strong power management IC designer working with analog, mixed signal, MOSFET switches, and CMOS/BiCMOS processes for power electronics, telecommunications and LED/backlighting. Applies to switching and linear converters with various topologies, regulators, drivers, LDOs and chargers. Performs feasibility analysis, modeling, simulation. Uses Cadence Virtuoso, H/PSpice, MathCAD, Python. 15 Years. 130K. 06012015.10

Sr Product Marketing / Applications Manager

MSEE. Has wealth of power electronics and IC product marketing, sales/business development, project management, and field applications engineering experience.

  • Digital, analog, wireless devices, controls, audio/video, networking and semiconductor (memory, ASIC, RFIC) products and applications.
  • Global sales and customer support, design-in solutions architecture, product roadmaps, specifications definition and new product launch.
  • Excels at tech docs (manuals, white papers) and lab test/qualification processes.

Multilingual. 140K. 05192015.7

Sr RFIC Test Engineer – Wireless

MSEE. Power management/mixed signal RFIC manual and automated tester for wireless & mobile telecommunications. Involves customer-specific test solutions, characterization, root cause analysis, debug on various frequency bands, calibration, scattered parameter/NF measurements, harmonics, load-pull, GPIB/serial/ethernet instrument control, circuit tuning and DVT. Scrum/Agile and lab environments. Supervises production technicians. Uses FPGA, MATLAB, LabVIEW, TestStand, DxDesigner, PSpice, Orcad, ExpressPCB, AWR Microwave Office. 10 Years. 05142015.2

Analog / Mixed Signal Power IC Design Engineering Consultant

MSEE, BSCE. A multi-disciplined applications and design engineering consultant, working mostly with analog and mixed signal power management ICs/ASICs and working with embedded FPGA, VHDL, DSP, SoC, CMOS, VLSI. Experienced with variety of firmware: Fiber channel, ARM, ADC, DAC, various filters, wireless transceivers, receivers, transmitters, real time operating systems, and networking/IT. Performs lab characterization, tape-out, simulation, layout, testing and debug, staff training and generates specifications. Very long list of software, design and analysis tools too numerous to list. Contract Hire. 130K. 05122015.6

Sr PCB Design, Layout and Test Technician

Strong PCB technician working with analog, power management ICs, modules and prototypes for power electronics, DC/DC, RF and audio. Skills include schematic capture, SMT, thru-hole, overall laboratory organization, building/testing demo and evaluation boards, data acquisition, debug/troubleshooting, and characterization. Also develops BOMs, data sheets, test procedures, performs test prep setup and virtually all types of PCB/IC lab tests. Uses Altium, Cadence, PCAD, Camtastic. 15 Years. 70K. 05082015.7

Vice President, Product Development – Power ICs, DC/DC Conversion

MSEE. Executive level leadership for power management ICs and DC/DC conversion. Leads all technical departments, plus sales and field applications, for quality product development with strong customer engagement for architectural definition. Product details/applications include: AC/DC, DC/DC conversion & controllers with isolated and non-isolated topologies, Li-ion, for LED backlighting, consumer electronics, portables, power tooling, UPS. Also performs packaging, qualification, validation, and unique problem resolution. Responsible for 100 staff members. Numerous patents. Call us for more details! 05062015.2

Product Engineer – Power Mgmt ICs, LED

MSEE. A strong R&D product leader in analog & digital semiconductor engineering involving power management ICs, white LED and driver ICs, LCD display ICs, switches, ASICs, memory and IT processors. Provides design, fabrication, test, characterization, failure analysis and reliability engineering while working closely with large, high profile IT and aerospace customers. Strong focus on ESD and yield improvement for mass production. Sets up lab stations – bench test, etc. Uses LabView, Virtuoso, Galaxy and Cadence. 15 Years. 100K. 04272015.4

Business Development/Sales/Key Account Manager – Automotive ICs

MBA, MSEE. Brings highly technical hand to sales management and large key account development for automotive & HEV semiconductor and components: Power management ICs, SoC, mixed signal, MOSFET, ASIC, MEMS, microcontrollers. Applies specifically to smartpower, battery management, analog decoders, wireless functions, powertrain and navigation. Supervises mfg reps, develops strategies, manages demand creation and IC development and leads customer/design team communications. Initiates new product introductions and directs design-ins. 140K. 04202015.2

Sales Director/Global Accounts Manager-Automotive Power ICs

MBA, BS-Microelectronics. Responsible for high profile/key global accounts and channel sales for power management ICs applicable to automotive subsystems. Expert in building successful sales staff and field applications engineering groups for extreme revenue growth levels. Drives representative firms to capture new business. Negotiates annual pricing agreements and develops realized business plans. Manages custom design programs through fruition. Thrives in startup and revenue critical turn-around environments. 130K. 04142015.7

Product Marketing & Development/Applications Manager – Pwr ICs

BSEE. Launches new product introductions with strong marketing skillsets for product roadmap definition, collateral development (videos, press, publicity, literature) and works directly with customers from custom requirements definition to fulfillment feedback. Involves semiconductor components for digital/switching power controllers, regulators, analog devices, test systems and tooling – applying to wireless communications, automotive / electric vehicles, consumer electronics and gaming industries. Develops large teams for overseas R&D projects. Publications, patents. 170K. 03302015.3

Director, Global PMIC Engineering & Product Dev

Leads semiconductor product innovation/management to include applications and R&D engineering groups. Hatches 100’s of new generation power management ICs, SiC JFET/MOSFETs, diodes, and multi-chip packages for variety of industries and reverse innovates to integrate to end product NPI. Drives projects schedule, budget and forward-years roadmaps, resulting in significant revenue. Works with IGBTs, LED drivers, gate drivers and high voltage applications – especially for automotive. BS-Microelectronics/plus. Patents. 170K. 03242015.2

Director, Analog/Mixed-Signal Test Engineering

MSEE/CE. Industry renown test engineering teacher, guru and hands-on test platform and software developer for sustaining and next-generation power management ICs and PCBs.

  • Manages/trains large test teams, sets guidelines, improves methodologies, develops characterization/specialized programs (NPI) and ATE for production release.
  • Results oriented. Improves yield, testing time, speeds processes for production schedules.
  • Multiple sites. Collaborates with overseas subs and product transfer coordination.

End product lines: Power electronics, RF/wireless, consumer electronics, imaging, sensors, connectivity. 190K. 03242015.01

Applications Engineering Manager-Automotive/Power Supplies

MSEE/CS. Provides engineering management and automotive industry customer applications support for PMICs, controllers, regulators, and converters (various topologies) for DC/DC switching power supplies, radio, instrumentation/LED, and ancillary human assistance devices. Manages design/test IC lab for characterization, EMC, RSC, and RCL for MOSFETs, drivers. Extensive product development/definition activities and substantial customer support (custom specifications, technical documentation, troubleshooting). Spice, Verilog, VHDL, MathCAD. Author, patents. >15 Years. 120K. 03232015.2

Lead IC Fabrication Process Design Engineer

MSEE. Performs fabrication design for integrated circuits (SiC, GaN, Nano) and patterning platforms for displays, LEDs, microfluidics, MEMs, media storage and wearable electronics devices. Involves dielectric, silicon, metal, polymer and wet etch process, cleaning and stripping. Provides process and surface characterization, microscopy, metrology. Is project oriented with ancillary skills such as equipment sourcing/installation/qualification. Provides process improvements resulting from root cause/failure analysis, yield enhancement calculations, and designing short loop tests. Specialized education in materials and solid state physics. 03172015.7



Senior Field Applications Engineer – PMIC, RF / Wireless

Designs power management ICs, ASIC, interface and logic circuitry for analog/digital converters, PLLs, amplifiers, applying to RF, wireless communications, and power electronics. Designs customer-configurable DSP and works with embedded microprocessors hardware and software (6500, 80C286, RTX2000, 8080, 6805). Specializes in application-specific communications, provides customer technical support, and performs evaluation board driver alpha/beta testing. Has worked with imaging, audio-visual products. Uses C, Fortran, Linux, Cadence. 03172015.4




Applications Engineer, Battery Management

BSEE. Reviews customer schematics and provide debug support for battery management systems and their components such as PCB boards, Power ICs, fuel gauge devices. Provides characterizations, generates application notes and tech documentation (data sheets, manuals etc). Strong test development: ESD testing; schematic, layout and component selection for test devices; Maintains test programs and equipment; and writes test and process software automation files. Uses all quality analysis lab equipment. C, Perl, Visual Basic, Credence. <15 Years. 125K. 03122015.6

Customer Quality Engineer, Power Management ICs

BSEE. A quality engineering professional with extensive customer interface and a background in applications design for semiconductor industry mobile devices/large global accounts. Provides product qualifications to increase revenue, vendor quality management, and ensures customer technical requirements are met. Has history of vastly improving formal quality scores and gaining rank in approved vendor listings. Applies DSS, statistical controls, creative problem solving techniques, Taguchi. 120K. 03032015.7

RF IC Lead Design Engineer

MSEE/CE.  Lead design, layout, development and test of high voltage power supplies for plasma generators, MRI/imaging systems, DC/DC converters, flyback converters and 4 layer high current power supplies. Performs extensive redesign effort, provides verification, thermal and component margining, certification tests and development of test specifications. Uses MATLAB, Simulink, SimElectronics, MathCAD, LTSpice, PADS, Cadence, Agilent and more. Previous secret clearance. 15 Years. 110K. 03032015.6

Senior Embedded Systems Engineer

Ph.D-EE. Performs embedded design for digital controllers for variety of power applications such as motor controls, converters. Works with FPGA, DSP, ASIC, power management ICs, and algorithms. Performs modeling, various analysis and extensive research for prototypes prior to production release. Uses MATLAB, C. 150K. 02272015.01

Contract Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer / Power Supplies

BSME/>20 Years. Wealth of experience in high voltage electro-mechanical packaging involving power supplies and electronics for medical, communications and security industries. Provides packaging PCBs, hybrid ICs and other circuitry for aerospace/military, avionics, shipboard systems, and RF/antennas. Creates layouts, detailed drawings (specifications, schematics, envelope), performs integration tasks, redesigns, and employs human factoring, cooling, vibration suppression and thermal characteristics. Contract only. Uses substantial AutoCAD. 02252015.3

Chief Engineer – Sic, MOSFETs/RF & Microwave Power ICs

Ph.D-EE/CE, 20 Years. A scientist level professional, managing engineering groups for design and layout for power switching, power RF discretes, microwave ICs (small signal, low noise) for silicon and SiC bandgap (RF JFET/MESFET) technologies (solid state power amplifier applications). Optimizes transconductance, minimizes capacitance and engineers various technical characteristics to boost product quality and performance enhancements. Performs process integration, characterization, simulation and modeling, reliability assessment, and production yield improvements.  Provides high level customer support and technical marketing skillsets. Has a background in hands-on power amplifier design; SiGe bipolar transistors development on silicon BiCMOS platforms; and, mixed signal CMOS. Is project and program management minded. Patent activity and prolific technical author. 150K. 02172015.5

Plasma Etch Manufacturing Process Automation Engineer

BS-Chem/> 20 Years. Comprehensive experience to automate and improve plasma etch manufacturing processes (wafer/substrate levels) and semiconductor fabrication (front/back end) for medical packaging/implantables, commercial and IC applications. Designs a wealth of auto/non-automated tooling and fixtures. Has brought facilities to current technology by implementing equipment enhancements for lab demand fulfillment (plasma cleaners, screen printers, reflow machinery), and has sourced/specified custom equipment for automated module processing versus manual (25% higher yield; 50% throughput). Routinely provides technical support for etch processes (polysilicon gate, STI, trench, metals, SWN, cap oxide) with internal/external interface, validates new processes, updates specifications, develops/validates solder reflow profiles/SMT, and implements and maintains controls (SPC). Has implemented special projects, such as start-up wafer fab facilities overseas. 70-80K. 02172015.4

Field Applications Engineer – Power Management ICs, Power Electronics

MSEE/>20 Years. Has significant experience defining customer requirements for power management ICs, converters with various topologies, UPS, DC/DC, AC/DC, and GPS / remote sensing for military/defense, semiconductor, and other industries. Focus is on broad system architectural design customers’ end solutions, generating schematics, layouts, and technical documentation, and performs lab simulation and presentations. Provides frequent pre- and post-sales on-site lab assistance, reviews customer-owned technical documentation, and has constructed customer tooling. 100-140K. 02162015.4

Package Engineering Manager/Power Management ICs (MOSFET, Si, GaN, GaAs)

MS-Physics/>20 Years. An engineering leader for power management ICs/modules packaging design and assembly engineering staff, applying to solid state and microelectronic relays, MOSFETs, PFC devices, inverters, power supplies. Technologies involved are numerous: Si, HV, HC, LV, digital control, IGBT, FRED, LED, SIP, Co-Pak, GaN, GaAs and so much more. Generates new product introductions, reliability improvements, yield enhancements; and provides qualifications, characterizations; evaluates raw materials; and owns overall product reliability. Has setup entire design, assembly, production and supply chain for startup. Uses various topologies and has strong global supplier ties. 130K. 02122015.7

Product Line Director, Isolated Power Electronics, AC/DC, Lighting

MSEE/>20 Years. An industry leader in innovative product introductions involving isolated power electronics, AC/DC (5W to over 300W adapters with mixed signal platform, SR drivers), LLC and interleave controllers, lighting (dimmable LED drivers, 900V flyback). Works to dominate markets by: Leveraging cost effective platforms with high performing products; providing strategic concept direction and product roadmap/execution; driving/defining customer requirements and field applications; and, employing high level marketing/branding tactics. Has proven product introduction rate improvement of 50%. Consistently builds high tech power design, test and systems engineering teams. Is prolific industry presenter/author and generates relevant patents. Contact us for more details! 02122015.1

Senior Product Engineer – Analog / Digital Power ICs

MSEE, MS-Physics/>20 Years. Performs new product introductions (NPI) and development for semiconductor analog / digital power management products, SoC and ICs, involving signal processors in mix-mode CMOS, switching amplifiers in BiC-DMOS, optical storage and more. Performs mixed-signal testing (including ADC/DAC), multi-temp and voltage characterization, product and burn-in boards qualification, validation (latch-up, ESD, life test failure), SPC and yield enhancements, and complex failure analysis. Works with off-shore manufacturing and customer returns program, and resolves specification problems. Has strong focus on product reliability and process improvements / optimization. Industries are audio/visual, RF wireless telephony and networking/IT (processors, ethernet, consumer electronics). Uses Eagle, IDS E-beam, Credence, Agilent and more. 100K. 02042015.1

Power Electronics Applications Engineer – Converters, Inverters

MSEE/15 Years. Comprehensive design and engineering applications experience for power management ICs applying to converters (DC/DC, AC/DC, step-up/down, up to several kWs) with all topologies (full/half bridge, push pull, buck, boost, flyback, forward) for ethernet devices, consumer electronics; DC/AC pure sine output inverters up to 500W; Class D amplifiers; and UPS systems for oil/gas. Supervises PCB layout, performs simulations, generates schematics and user guides/application notes. Proof concepts and presents demo boards to customers with evaluation and other technical documentation. Qualifies to DO-160/TSO-73. Extensive patent activity. Uses ORCAD, Spice family, PADS, ExpressPCB. 100-110K. 02032015.4

IT Storage / Software Solutions Technical Sales Account Manager

BSEE/CE, 20 Years. Applies substantial technical knowledge to sales management for networking products, including: Hard drives/data storage solutions (SATA, SAS, SCSI, SSD, Fibre Channel), host bus, ethernet devices, routers, high speed interfaces, sensors, adapters and boards, ASICs, digitial-to-analog, DSP, processors, embedded microprocessors and a variety of related software. Also has a background in other various semiconductor ICs, SoC and power conditioning. Relates to large customers and senior level executives. 100K. 02022015.4

Analog and Power Semiconductor Product Manager

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. An executive level product definition / management leader for analog, power switching, battery chargers, energy harvesting devices, LED drivers, buck/boost regulators, amplifiers, audio systems, plus power management ICs and wafer fabrication; applying to power electronics, mobile telephony / consumer electronics, wireless sensor networks and RF, military/defense and general industrial. Develops product technology roadmaps, manages high 8-figure annual revenue product line, provides “look-ahead” 3-year product line planning strategies, oversees yearly operating plan implementation, achieves design wins, ensures highest return product lines are in pipeline and that revenue commitment goals are met. Substantial customer and supplier interaction, including overseas. Extensive background in wafer fabrication. 200K. 01302015.4

Power IC Failure Analysis / Test Engineer

MSEE/>20 Years. Has comprehensive expertise in failure analysis, test engineering and product launch for semiconductor power ICs, MOSFET drivers, CMOS-integrated voltage regulator ICs for buck converters, and integrated power distribution / protection ICs in CSP and fcQFN packages and more. Performs bench evaluation, ATE characterization, fault isolation, and product qualification. Designs burn-in circuits, generates schematics and approves PCB layouts. Ensures that products packages comply to: JEDEC/HTOL, ESD, LU, HAST, PRECON, HTS, TC, THB. Uses DataPower, Bench-ATE, OrCAD. 100K. 01302015.1

Power IC Business Development / Sales Manager

BSEE w/ME / 15 Years. Identifies major programs/product growth areas and defines product requirements to achieve new business from Tier 1 aerospace and military/defense customers for semiconductor Power ICs/MOSFETs. Manages, motivates and trains manufacturer reps and distributors to gain new accounts, conducts customer presentations, and develops strategic relationships with customer technical staff for better market positioning.  125-135K. 01292015.3

Senior Embedded Power Electronics Engineer

MSEE/10 Years. A strong, project related range of experience for embedded systems within various power electronics and real time operating systems (RTOS) firmware. Hardware includes microcontrollers and related devices, high/low voltage switchgear, UPS, converters (DC/DC, DC/AC and hybrid), power supplies, and motor controls. Varied circuitry expertise involving gate drives, sensors, power management ICs, op-amps and IGBT.

Performs complex calculations, ARC flash and load flow studies, algorithm modeling, verification, validation, simulation, integration, test and also program managing and new product development. Has additional background working in-depth with high voltage, various topologies, battery systems, turbines, fuel cells, and more. Substantial domestic and widespread international customer interaction. Applies to telecommunications, electric vehicles, renewable energy, industrial, power plants.

Vast array of tools, languages, etc: MathCAD, Matlab, Simulink, Stateflow, ETAP, GAMS; TCP/IP, Profibus; Perl, ARM and far to much more to list. 120-130K. 01262015.4

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Power Supply Hardware Design Engineer

BSEE/20 Years. Provides wealth of design, simulation, debug and layout talent for: WiMAX base station power supplies, switching regulators, quad wireless controllers and modules, isolated (and non) DC/DC SMPS, extensive FPGAs, MOSFETs, multi-layer boards, power management ICs, mixed signal, and ECL/PECL/CML/SiGe microcontrollers. Applications vary from RF to GAn, data converters. Has designed for high volume, has applications engineering background, UL certification wins, and is a high performing problem solver. Has worked in startup environments. Vast amount of tools and skillsets. A few are: VHDL, Viewlogic/DxDesigner, OrCAD, Allegro, Xilinx, PADS, PSice, Altera; Test certs: DFM, DFT, HALT, etc; O/S: UNIX, Perl, etc. 120K. 01222015.6

Power IC and Isolation Products Manager

MSEE/>20 Years. Comprehensive semiconductor experience in applications engineering / product development / sales. Over 40 patents for isolation technology; digital power and mixed-signal microcontrollers; defined/developed innovative optocoupler/optodriver drop-in replacements and fully digital power controller; and helped develop novel CMOS digital isolator IP – which opened new development for gate drivers, audio components circuits and 100Mbps/2.5KV/5KV digital isolator families. Patents granted for enabling this industry-leading IP. Products apply to power, wireless telephony / telecommunications and networking industries. Also has a strong background in marketing and raising venture capital. 100K. 01222015.1

National / Regional Sales Account Manager – Metering, PMICs / Semiconductor

BS-Mktg/>20 Years. A seasoned sales professional for digital metering, FPGA and custom power management ICs and solutions for domestic and international pinnacle accounts in industrial, commercial, automotive, military and IT/networking industries. Develops sales channels, applies strategic marketing and competitor analysis to increase business development with Tier 1. Conducts negotiations, presentations, training, product launch, negotiations, special projects management. Has finance skillsets for budgeting, forecasting, pricing control, margin monitoring. Has additional semiconductor background in hardware/software sales for wireless RF telephony, ASIC-SoC ARM core, PCI bus and 32/64 bit system controllers, sensors. A relationship builder and motivator. 120K. 01202015.1

Analog / Power IC Marketing Director and General Manager

BSEE/>20 Years. A top executive level GM/CEO with proven track record of successes in corporate leadership for power management ICs and analog. Drives sustained growth with strengths in ownership of profit and loss strategies and planning. Oversees sales and operations for both well-established and start-up corporations. Has strong marketing and applications engineering lead background.

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Design and Test Engineer – Power Supplies / Motors / Semiconductor

MSEE/>20 Years. Has good mix of product design and test experience involving digital / analog circuitry, power management ICs, power supplies, various topologies, transformers, converters, switch mode, motor drives, rectifiers, regulators, propulsion systems, and real time operating systems (RTOS). Performs simulations, characterizations, troubleshooting, complex and various analysis, generates BOMs, specifications, schematics capture and provides customer support. Has a very strong alternate role to develop test benches and custom test equipment, providing EMI test/analysis and reporting. Industries: Avionics, satellites, space program. Fluent: Zuken, MathCad, LabView, PSpice and more. Has formal recognition. 125-135K. 01142015.7