Application Engineer for Wide Band Gap Power Switches (f/m)

      Infineon Technologies Austria AG

      Villach - vor 2 Monaten

      Application Engineer for Wide Band Gap Power Switches (f/m)

      At a glance

      You love technology and working on new products with customers? You are able to learn quickly and develop yourself as an application expert? You find joy in pulling on one string with a team of like-minded people ranging from Development to Marketing and Sales? Then this is exactly the right job for you: as Application Engineer for wide band gap power switches (>400V on the basis of silicon carbide or gallium nitride) in switched mode power supplies, you will work with key customers and be involved in requirement definitions as well as the concept and development phase of new products.

      Quick info


      Entry level
      Professionals / experienced

      Job ID


      Full time


      Job description

      In your new job, you will:

      • Define target specifications for wide band gap power switch products in switched mode power supplies including definition of critical product details and preparation of application tests
      • Define and create test boards and lab benches
      • Conduct application specific lab testing including documentation of results
      • Work with key-customers in the design in phase, provide on-site technical support for selected key customers and our sales force
      • Drive future application specific product improvements and suggestions for new products in collaboration with product marketing / product development


      You drive your tasks with engagement, passion and proactiveness. You are personally committed to the customer's concerns and award them a high priority. Challenging tasks are a spur to you. You demonstrate high quality standards for yourself and other people. As analytical thinker and results-oriented personality, you have a structured and self-driven working style, even when under pressure. Your strong communication skills and teamplayer mindset support you in your work within interdisciplinary and multicultural teams.

      You are best equipped for this task if you have:

      • A University degree in Electrical Engineering
      • More than 6 years experience in the field of power electronics devices, hardware development and testing, preferably in the area of high voltage drivers
      • Project experience in power devices development projects
      • Experience with simulation software (Simetrix, Simplis, Spice)
      • Excellenct English skills
      • Experience in customer communication

      This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry, employment group G-H ( The monthly salary is paid 14 times p.a. A higher payment is negotiable depending on your expertise and skills. Furthermore, Infineon offers additional employee benefits.

      About Us

      We make life easier, safer and greener - with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. Efficient use of energy, environmentally-friendly mobility and security in a connected world - we solve some of the most critical challenges that our society faces while taking a conscientious approach to the use of natural resources.

      The Power Management & Multimarket segment (PMM) designs, develops, manufactures and markets power semiconductors for the use in power supplies, components for mobile devices as well as radio-frequency power amplifiers for cellular network infrastructure. PMM offers all of the main components for the power supply of various electronic devices in the fields of computing, consumer electronics, LED lighting systems, and telecommunications infrastructure. PMM's product portfolio includes low-, mid- and high-voltage power transistors, MOSFET driver ICs, control ICs and digital power management solutions for AC-DC and DC-DC conversion addressing a power range from 10 watts to 3 kilowatts, and lastly in the area of highly reliable components used, for example, in aircraft, satellites, and medical devices. With regard to mobile devices, PMM supplies special components such as chips for silicon microphones, RF antenna switches, LNAs and diodes.

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