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Principle Chip Design


Salary : £43,000 To £54,000
Location : East Midlands, West Midlands
Job type : Permanent

Job Description

Principal Chip Design Engineer
Location: Birmingham
Package: Up to £54K depending on experience, pension – company contribution 6%, laptop, mobile, 25 days annual leave, 4x life assurance, childcare vouchers, bonus scheme, free on-site parking

Must have: PhD in a semiconductor related subject or 5 years industrial experience

Reasons why you should apply:
We are an innovative market leading international brand, employing around 10 thousand people, with a turnover of more than 2 billion USD.

Why work for us?
We are expanding at an exponential rate, so career progression and growth are readily available. We’re involved in electric drive systems for the automotive sector.

What you will be doing:
• Design and development of silicon or SiC based power electronic devices
• Managing and contributing to projects that will involve teams of specialists and
non-specialists both within the R&D Centre and manufacturing groups
• Identifying engineering tasks & working independently or as part of a team to
achieve objectives. Providing improvements to existing products and participating
in planning new product introductions
• Creating and maintaining design rules and generation rules when required using
controlled procedures
• Creating, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with key
personnel, ensuring that best practice is shared across the group
• Leading project related activities & teams within the R&D Centre to ensure the
project is delivered on schedule
• Presenting complex information to colleagues in and outside of the team ensuring
that it is appropriate, in order to gain the understanding of both technical and
non-technical staff

What we’re looking for:

• PhD in a semiconductor related subject or 5 years industrial experience
• Strong background and demonstrated experience in the design and development
of power semiconductor devices, especially power MOSFET and IGBT

Who to contact:
If you think you have the right skills and qualifications, then please apply by either sending your CV to or calling me in the strictest of confidence on 0121 214 5399