Staff Application Engineer Applications team
Atmel Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML) is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components. Leveraging one of the industry's broadest intellectual property (IP) technology portfolios, Atmel is able to provide the electronics industry with complete system solutions focused on industrial, consumer, communications, computing and automotive markets.
An exciting opportunity to join the world leader in touch screen solutions. Atmel works with the biggest consumer electronics companies in the world to produce the latest and best in mobile phone, tablet and Automotive design.
This is a career opportunity to provide the innovations and inventions seen in next years cutting edge products working in a dynamic fast paced industry. Its a high prestige job influencing the design of premium products used everyones lives. We are leading industry standards to provide next generation user interfaces
Provide expert level Customer application support for Atmels capacitive Touch products.
Lead the development and characterising of the next generation of capacitive touch screen products.
To create and maintain software and hardware solutions in support of assigned customer projects
Develop custom Embedded C code as required in support of Customers projects.
To work closely with other Team Leaders and other Application team members locally and worldwide to ensure the timely and successful delivery of projects
Participate in cross-functional teams in the development of new Products
Keep updated with the latest developments in technologyDuties
Provide a Technical interface to customers remotely and at their sites as required. Which will require European and international travel
Participate in team design reviews as appropriate
Facilitate schematic & BOM creation
Provide the basis & some content for product documentation
Undertake open-ended design projects based on customer input
Ensure coherent & professional communications with customer peer groups
Disseminate technical information & inputs from customers as appropriate
Project task coordination and planning
Provide timely status reports on projects to Team Leader
Support existing products
Support colleagues in other worldwide Application teams as required
Assisting with manufacturability and usage issues
Facilitate the sourcing of components
Adhere to all prevalent company design rules (h/w & s/w) and QA guidelines
Propose options for new product development resulting from customer feedback and requests
To acquire in-depth knowledge of relevant Atmel products and their relative applications
Assist Field Applications Engineers (FAEs) with customer enquiriesMandatory Skills
Experience of firmware development in embedded C; Hardware design using 8 bit and/or 32 bit microcontrollers software development; electronic circuit design, Facilitate PCB layout, modification and prototype construction, Customer facing experiencePreferred Skills
Hardware experience useful
Familiarity with power supply design
Team Leadship experience
CAD familiarity (Altium, DXF, SVG)
Display industry experience (LCD/OLED)
EMC RFI experience usefulEducation
BSc or BEng Hons Electronics (perhaps with Computer science)Experience
Preferred eight years post grad experience for a more senior positionPosition