ON Semiconductor Field Application Systems Engineer in Livonia, Michigan

Job Summary:

Looking for an experienced and self-motivated Automotive Field Applications Engineer to drive sales growth in the NA Automotive segment by working with the sales team and business units to drive account and product strategies and provide a best-in-class customer experience.

Performance Objectives:

The Ideal Candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with the sales team, business units, and SEC (Solution Engineering Centers) to:

  • Understand the automotive electronics industry trends and landscape.

  • Analyze/understand given accounts and help build a sales growth strategy.

  • Build relationships with engineers and key decision makers at given accounts

  • Provide technical support to customers with component selection, architecture suggestion, troubleshooting.

  • Provide input to BU regarding new product ideas and road map development


  • BSEE required (MSEE a plus)

  • 5-10 years of experience in automotive systems including the following applications

  • Powertrain, electrification, body, LED lighting, chassis, and/or infotainment

  • Experience designing with the following semiconductor components

  • Power supplies (SMPS and LDO), power modules, SmartFETs, MOSFETs, drivers, IVN transceivers, and/or circuit protection

  • Ability to do design, simulation, thermal analysis, and bench testing for such systems

  • Familiarity with automotive EMC, ESD, transient testing and requirements

  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationship with sales engineers, FAEs, SECs, BUs and customers

  • Create useful documentation for internal and external customers

  • Language: English

Job: Engineering

Title: Field Application Systems Engineer

Location: MI-Livonia

Requisition ID: 1803585

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