Are you a self-starter? Do you think different? At Microchip Technology, our values system empowers our employees to develop and thrive in a supportive, collaborative, professional, global, and rewarding working environment.
We embrace change and continuous improvement, driving both to the mutual benefit of our clients and ourselves. We are looking for like-
minded people who can share our passion for success.
As an Embedded Solutions Engineer, you will develop hardware and firmware solutions for our clients to accelerate their product development schedule.
This position will expose you to a wide variety of challenging applications spanning consumer, automotive, medical and industrial markets.
We encourage an out of the box design approach to help our clients maximize the overall value of their end product by giving them the freedom to innovate.
Be an authority in INSERT APPROPRIATE PRIMARY FUNCTION SPECIALTY (e.g. Motor Control), able to both advise on and implement innovative ideas and solutions to Microchip’s clients
Continuously and proactively develop additional technical skills in INSERT APPROPRIATE PRIMARY FUNCTION SPECIALTY (e.g. Motor Control)
Utilize engineering design skills, techniques and knowledge to decrease client development time, reduce overall system cost and improve the performance of the end product
Provide hardware, firmware, middleware and development tool support for the assigned clients
Utilize Microchip’s Client Engagement Process to drive design wins to revenue at select target clients
Use insight and influencing skills to teach clients about their industry and offer unique perspectives on their technology, which link back to Microchip s solutions
Identify the key client stakeholders and coach those stakeholders to build consensus for Microchip’s solutions within their organization
Contribute and participate within a global team environment, to successfully develop and implement sales strategies across clients divisions and geographical locations
Communicate effectively with Microchip product divisions providing quantifiable feedback and ROI for their investments in clients
Engineering Skill Set Required
Electronic Design Creative design capability, architectural organization of hardware, firmware and software to meet system specifications, schematic / simulation / layout via CAD tools, Test and debug skills (using oscilloscope, logic analyzer, multimeter, etc.)
Microcontroller fundamentals Algorithm development using C, C++, architecture, interrupt processing, registers, assembly code
Microcontroller fundamentals - ADC, DAC, Timers, PWM, DMA, watchdog
Specialized techniques for embedded programming- Real Time Control, RT Clk, Interrupt Density, debouncing of switches
Memory - NOR, NAND, SRAM, DRAM, Error Detection Correction
Basic protocols - I2C, SPI, UART
Advanced protocols Ethernet, USB, CAN, LIN
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline (e.g. BSEE, BSCE) with a strong academic track record
Relevant work experience A proven problem solver who thrives on complex technical and business challenges and is personally motivated to provide the best solution for our clients
Technical Skills Skilled and practiced in techniques used in INSERT APPROPRIATE PRIMARY FUNCTION SPECIALTY (e.g. Motor Control)
Strategic / Critical Thinking Systematically solves problems and hypothesizes possible client pain points, expectations, and implicit needs;
brainstorms with team members to devise solutions to solve complex client challenges
Communication Tailors communication to the client’s needs with authority; effectively delivers presentations and has strong verbal and written communication skills
Interpersonal Influence Uses rational and emotional drivers that would appeal to clients to comfortably drive conversations to elements of value for both parties
Networking Identifies the right client stakeholders and builds connections quickly to drive consensus for design wins;
works cooperatively with a wide range of internal stakeholders for success
Ownership Goes out of his or her way to complete a task and has relentless drive to achieve results; is independent and self-
directed, and takes initiative
Workflow Management Sets clear, realistic, and time-bound objectives that align to business growth; breaks each objective into tasks and process steps that can be achieved within a realistic timeframe
Microchip’s non-commissioned total compensation and benefits package includes a competitive base salary, bonus aligned with company goals, employee stock purchase program, health insurance coverage, etc.
Opportunity to manage technical projects at accounts on an entrepreneurial and collaborative basis