Sr Applications Engr

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. Livonia , MI 48151

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job ID

Requisition Id:- 20321

Job Description

Cypress Semiconductor, a world class leader in semiconductor-based solutions for the automotive, industrial and consumer markets, is seeking experienced Application Engineers to provide technology expertise to our sales and marketing teams and customers to drive sales of existing and new products. This AE position is an ideal position for an embedded engineer looking to for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity focused on Automotive MCU technology. This position will support the Sales team and customers by assisting in the design, implementation using our products. This is an opportunity to work on the latest automotive systems in a fast paced Automotive environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Work with the sales and marketing teams to secure new opportunities at target Automotive customers

  • Understand applications and technical challenges and develop appropriate solutions to address customer needs

  • Promote Cypress solutions to solve customers' problems via presentations, trainings and demonstrations


  • BS/MS/PhD in Electrical or Computer Engineering

  • 2+ years of varied electronics hardware and firmware design or application engineering experience

  • Fundamental knowledge of microcontroller technology

  • Bachelor or MS in EE, CE or CS

  • C/C++, IDE with ARM core experience

  • Embedded RTOS experience desired

  • Demonstrated analytical, embedded programming and system troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to present technical materials to diverse audiences

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Effective interpersonal and time management skills

  • Understanding of Automotive manufacturing process and usage of Six sigma methodology to analyze failures.

  • Experience in using Automotive communication protocols like CAN/ LIN/ SPI/ I2C and Automotive Ethernet.

  • Experience in Schematic, PCB design.


Cypress is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation.


Cypress Semiconductor does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Cypress Semiconductors employees or any other company location. Cypress Semiconductor is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Nearest Major Market: Livonia

Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

Job Segment: Engineer, Electrical, Firmware, Developer, Engineering, Technology, Automotive

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