At a glance

The Industrial Power Control Division supplies Power Semiconductor devices that enable efficient generation, transmission and conversion of electrical energy. Advancement in Silicon Carbide (SiC), further inverterisation of Appliances & even greater impetus on Energy conservation necessitates higher technical expertise in developing new Applications. A greater focus on Asia Pacific (AP) implores the needs for the team expansion so as to develop new markets and scale greater heights. We welcome passionate and talented candidates to take up the challenge and join the enterprising team in Singapore!

Quick info

Location Singapore
Entry level Professionals / experienced
Job ID 38599
Start Oct 01, 2019
Type Full time
Contract Permanent

Job description

As a hands on Power Electronics Engineer, you will:

  • Lead a team of Field Application Engineers in AP (ASEAN, ANZ, India & Korea)
  • Be responsible for technical promotion of Infineon Components (High Power Semiconductors IGBTs, Silicon Carbide-MOSFET, Thyristors, Driver IC & Digital controllers) vis-a-vis completion and trouble shooting in customer design 
  • Develop evaluation boards, demonstrators and reference boards to enable customers to evaluate Infineon components and system solutions with quick turnarounds
  • Understand technical trends in different applications in customer cluster and support product groups to define and develop new products
  • Actively collaborate - plan and deliver trainings on new products and technologies to sales, distribution partners and Independent Design House
  • Liaise with selected universities in different countries to support the local talent development and research efforts in Power Electronics and propagate Infineon products and technologies in industry sponsored projects, and providing advice to students on their thesis projects
  • Plan, budget and manage labs, external services
  • Be involved in resource planning, hiring, training, competence development and career planning for the Field Applications team in AP


You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering; Research experience in power electronics is an advantage
  • Minimum 15 years R&D/design/concept engineering experiences in Power Electronics Industry (e.g UPS, Motor Drives, Power Supplies) or Application Engineering in a Semiconductor environment
  • Strong technical competencies in trouble shooting, design aspects and a good theoretical base
  • Ability to bring technical solutions on to clear and easy presentations; ability to capture Voice of Customer (VoC)
  • At least 3+ years experience in a team management role leading 5+ engineers
  • Experience working with Simulation and Design tools is an advantage (Matlab, PSpice, MathCad, PCB designs etc)
  • PC (MS office), Presentation and Analytics skills

About Us

Part of your life. Part of tomorrow.

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.

What we offer you in Singapore

Singapore is our regional headquarter for Asia-Pacific and consists of production, research & development, sales & marketing, supply chain and many central functions.

Find out more about our location Singapore