Asic & Systems Architect

Synaptics San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 4 months ago

About Synaptics:

Synaptics is the pioneer and leader of the human interface revolution, bringing innovative and intuitive user experiences to intelligent devices. Synaptics' broad portfolio of touch, display, biometrics, voice, audio, and multimedia products is built on the company's rich R&D, extensive IP and dependable supply chain capabilities. With solutions designed for mobile, PC, smart home, and automotive industries, Synaptics combines ease of use, functionality and aesthetics to enable products that help make our digital lives more productive, secure and enjoyable. (NASDAQ: SYNA)

Job Scope:

Synaptics is looking for qualified applicants for ASIC & System Architect on the Interface Products team. This role is a unique opportunity to apply broad multi-domain expertise, create new IP and build new technologies for Synaptics' next generation data and video connectivity products.

System Architects working at Synaptics drive creation and adoption of new technologies for new lines of products in the Consumer PC, IOT, and Mobile Electronics Markets. In this role with your breadth of multi-disciplinary expertise you will lead cross-functional teams by defining new architectures, creating and/or combining bleeding edge technologies and innovating new ways for device interconnect products. You will work closely with core ASIC, FW and System Engineering teams. In this role you will directly interact with Synaptics Marketing and influence long-term roadmaps, and you will collaborate with major PC, mobile, peripheral and display customers. We are seeking dynamic and motivated individuals who can thrive in our fast paced R&D environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and specify new connectivity system-level and IC architectures.

  • Evaluate performance, cost, power, and other system design tradeoffs.

  • Work with customers and internal marketing, design, and product teams through entire product lifecycles.

  • Participation in standards bodies to define and influence the next generation interface specifications.

Required Qualifications:

  • MSEE/CS +10 years of minimum relevant experience.

  • Organized and creative thinker, motivated, and independent learner who can multitask in a dynamic environment, able to create and implement new solutions where required

  • Knowledge of high-speed serial protocols like USB, DisplayPort, PCIE, HDMI.

  • Experience with Industry Standards bodies.

  • Hands-on design, bring-up, test and debug experience.

  • Excellent communication skills, along with creativity in finding technical solutions.

Synaptics is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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