POWER SYSTEMS ARCHITECT - CORK CITY, IRELAND

Location Cork
Contact name: Micheal O’Maoldomhnaigh

Contact email: micheal@softwareplacements.ie
Job ref: 1166
Published: about 2 months ago
Client:

Our client a leading Multinational Power Semiconductor Company requires SoC Power Systems Architect for role based in Cork City, Ireland. 

Role:

You will continue the development of digital control ICs. This will involve developing and expanding existing technology and also providing innovative solutions for identified technical challenges Ideally, this is a senior management role which involves extensive interaction with/management of our existing system architects and close interaction with our IC design team.

Responsibilities:

The activities of a System Architect will involve the following:
  • Participation in product definition and strategic design decisions
  • Development of system models and architectures to facilitate problem solving, innovation and architectural mapping.
  • Selection and specification of key product building blocks.
  • Definition and specification of advanced architectural circuits and systems for next generation products to satisfy product and market requirements.
  • Mapping of technical solutions to detailed electrical specifications for IC circuits.
  • Supporting the delivery of architecture from modelling through to functioning silicon
  • Maintenance of detailed system models to match silicon performance and delivery of models as required to customers.
  • Correlation of models with existing and proposed IC databases to facilitate IC design and verification activities.
  • Extensive interaction and collaboration with product/system architects and IC design.
  • Documentation of architectures and results.
  • Interaction with applications engineering for debug, simulation and resolution of customer difficulties.
  • Ability to work to schedule.

Experience:

Successful candidates will have the majority of the following:
  • 10 years’+ relevant engineering experience.
  • 2 years + of people management experience with a design team. The company offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally.
  • Candidates should have prior experience in System Architecture, ideally in management, with patent history and/or publication record.
  • Extensive expertise in control theory and digital signal processing is essential. Prior experience in power conversion is ideal, but not essential.
  • Candidates are expected to have a high level of expertise in Matlab, Simplis or other system modelling environments.
  • A good grasp of IC design is highly desirable to facilitate architectural trade-offs based on feasibility of implementation, and for the creation of achievable electrical circuit specifications.
  • part from technical suitability, excellent interpersonal skills and a co-operative/collaborative manner are required


Education:

  • PhD, post-graduate or degree qualification in Electronic Engineering or similar.
 
Contact:

For further information please contact Mícheál at Software Placements on 00353 1 5254642 or email micheal@softwareplacements.ie