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Power Device (SiC&Module) Application Engineer Leader



Takasaki, Gunma, Japan
Posted on Friday, July 21, 2023

Job Type: Permanent  - Full Time 

Remote Work Available: Yes 


Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter world, and our goal is to make every endpoint intelligent by offering product solutions in the automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT markets. Our robust product portolio includes world-leading MCUs, SoCs, analog and power products, plus Winning Combination solutions that curate these complementary products. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas employs roughly 21,000 people in more than 30 countries worldwide. As a global team, our employees actively embody the Renesas Culture, our guiding principles based on five key elements: Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial. Renesas believes in, and has a commitment to, diversity and inclusion, with initiatives and a leadership team dedicated to its resources and values. At Renesas, we want to build a sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics and the world.


[Background of Recruitment]

   With the recent acceleration of the electrification of automobiles, the demand for next-generation power devices is increasing. Our company has been highly trusted

and evaluated by customers in the automotive and industrial fields, and we are now considering the development of next-generation products and business expansion.

Due to the expansion of our business, we are looking for an engineer leader with experience in power device applications to play a central role in Renesas' future power

device products.

In particular, priority will be given to personnel with skills in SiC device applications and module evaluation. 

By strengthening the support system through the hiring of experienced personnel who can work immediately, the company aims to strengthen sales expansion activities

to increase business sales.



・Job Description: Product planning and specification design of power products SiC or IGBT (including modules)

 - Target products: Power devices and power modules using SiC or IGBT

 - Main Responsibilities:

  A leader in product planning and specification design for SiC or IGBT (including modules) in a department that handles power device application & products planning systems.

  - Planning/development of Reference designs and demonstration systems

  - Product planning activities for new products (business plans, specification development, technology trend research)

  - Technical support activities for customer promotion and troubleshooting


[Required Skills and Work Experience]


・Systematic evaluation of IGBT and SiC power devices (10+ years of experience)

・Product planning and negotiation with customers regarding power device specifications (10+ years of experience)


・Knowledge of the automotive/industrial power device market

・Basic knowledge of physical operation of power devices


[Required Language Skills]

[English]Daily conversation level  TOEIC score around 600

[Japanese]Business level