ON Semiconductor Silicon Radio Solutions - New Product Engineering Manager (IoT) in Dübendorf, Switzerland

ON Semiconductor’s Wireless Connectivity Solutions Unit, which includes an R&D center, is located in Dubendorf near Zurich. Our innovative low-power radio and micro-controller technologies for the Internet of Things (IoT) enable many applications. Our solutions are used by our partners in satellite communication, in home automation, in sensor networks, in alarm systems, in metering applications and in weather stations to name just a few.

Become part of our dynamic world class team. We are looking for a


You are an experienced and motivated wireless SoC design engineer/manager, you will make own technical contributions as well as lead a team of highly talented and self-motivated design engineers by example. This is a technical position requiring proven expertise in all aspects of creating complex integrated circuits.

You should understand the importance of quality processes and should follow and lead the team in following the proper company quality processes. You have excellent communication skills within the team, across different teams and with management. You must have some prior experience in managing a team. Proficiency in written and spoken English is required.


  • Lead and perform world-class RF transceiver SoC design implementation at all project phases, from concept through product release in accordance with ON Semiconductor quality processes; this includes complex architecture choices and third party IP selection

  • Project managment for IC development

  • Support of existing and new products for mass production – this includes interaction with marketing, applications, production, management, and customers

  • Lead product development execution of business unit‘s strategy

  • Be the point of contact and interface for the local team and for other teams accross the globe

  • Set goals for the team, anticipate and solve issues, and ensure that goal execution

  • Participation in management of the local office

  • Provide first level management as well as be a mentor for your direct reports

  • Some travel is required


  • MS or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 7 years IC design / project management / management experience

  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art wireless transceiver architectures, associated design trade-offs and implementation techniques in CMOS processes, this should include RF/analog & digital baseband/MCU. Proven ability to define solutions and innovate in this space and to lead others to do the same.

  • In-depth and hands-on knowledge of a complete IC design methodology for analog and digital design creation. This includes RTL creation, schematic entry, simulation, synthesis, timing constraints, IP integration, DFT insertion, physical design and design checks, bench evaluation.

  • In-depth knowledge of industry standard EDA tools

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with changing priorities and multi-tasking

  • Must be willing and capable of critical problem solving

  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English

  • Demonstrated ability to be extremely self-motivated and achieve program and personnel results with little supervision. Strong sense of urgency to respond quickly, thoroughly and accurately to both internal and external customers

Job: Engineering

Title: Silicon Radio Solutions - New Product Engineering Manager (IoT)

Location: CH-CH-Dübendorf

Requisition ID: 1803094

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.