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...

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 ourselves and our clients.  We are looking for like-minded people who can share our passion for success. 

Principal Applications Engineer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Permanent
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Dental plan, Discretionary bonus, Education subsidies, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Stock option
Industry Engineering - Electrical / Electronics / Mechanical
Job function Engineering > Electrical / Electronic Engineering
Engineering > Engineering Project Management
Published On 07/10/2016

Job Description 

  • Designing reference circuits for Audio applications (speaker, headsets, ear-buds)
  • Validating and characterizing Audio ADC and DAC performance in voice and streaming music applications using Microchip's Bluetooth Audio SoC
  • Defining Bluetooth module features and pin-out for Bluetooth Audio SoC to support Audio applications
  • Helping customers (3rd part RF module manufacturers such as OEMs and Original Design Manufacturers) with designing latest Bluetooth Audio modules based on Microchip's Bluetooth Audio silicon chip
  • Support customers through complete product development lifecycle from requirements analysis, initial development, system integration, trouble-shooting, and manufacturing support
  • Work with multi-site cross functional team including RF, Bluetooth and Software engineers to ensuring timely delivery of features
  • Periodically train Microchip's FAE team
  • Travel to customer site as required across China, Taiwan and Korea 

Job Requirements 

  • 10+ years of experience in design and development of Audio circuits for applications such as Speakers, headsets and ear-buds
  • Must have knowledge of board-level factors affecting Codec, DAC and ADC performance
  • Must have knowledge of digital interface protocols such as I2S and S/PDIF
  • Must have knowledge of system-level performance factors affecting board design, such as ESD
  • Knowledge of RF circuit design is a plus
  • Knowledge of Bluetooth Audio specifications is highly desirable – Bluetooth 2.1/3.0/4.0
  • Strong verbal and written skills in the English language to effectively communicate with a multi-site team

Interested parties, please submit your application via our company website: https://microchip.mua.hrdepartment.com/hr/ats/JobSeeker/applyTo/2724

You can also learn more about us at www.microchip.com

We will contact shortlisted candidates within 6 weeks. All applications will be strictly confidential and retained for one year for the purpose of staff recruitment only.