Senior Integrated Sensor Circuit Design Engineer

Company overview

Our client is one of the leading Global player with 30 years of market presence and with over 1500 employees, taking the best of their European heritage and Global experience alike, when transforming the innovation into reality. They take the innovation and take them to life on the most demanding and exciting  projects. 

From high tech manufacturing, Optoelectronics, DBI bonding, they offer a range of applications across automotive, security, medical, science, and space imaging industries. 

Working in this team will guarantee an exciting experience because you will have a chance to work with cutting edge technologies, and make your input count. 

Position TitleSenior Integrated Sensor Circuit Design Engineer
Language SkillsGerman C2, English C2
Professional Skills

        Integrated Sensor IC design (ideally Magnetic Sensors), verification, lab measurement, package development, wafer and packaged IC test, with focus on analog and mixed signal Sensor systems.

        Good technical understanding of silicon process technology and its manufacturing and the interaction between process and device performance.

        LocationLandshut, Germany
        Education (min)

        Master Degree in a Technical Field

        Willingess to Travel (%)10%
        Reports toDirector Design
        Contract Permanent

        If you are interested in this responsible Senior Integrated Sensor Circuit Design Engineer position at an established and successful company, we look forward to receiving your application documents.

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        Role description

        The Senior Integrated Sensor Circuit Design Engineer provides excellent state of the art analog IC design support and executes Integrated Sensor Product developments in line with specification, schedule and quality requirements. This role is perfect for an experienced professional who loves the lab enviroment, is proactive and has an hands-on attitude. 

        Integrated Sensor IC design

        To support the Sensor Business Unit in the areas of Integrated Sensor IC design, semiconductor process selection, IP choice, Sensor architecture and technology as well as Product volume test, qualification, certification and application related items

        To conduct technical feasibility analysis, estimation of task duration and assessment of potential risk of the intended Product development, based on own background knowledge and on publicly available technical documentation and literature in order to contribute to the Product definition, specification and state-of-the-art implementation at best performance, fastest execution time, least risk and lowest volume production cost

        To keep in mind potential infringements of 3rd party IP and patent rights and involve supervisor and patent management in case of any doubt

        To execute Product design related tasks assigned by the supervisor according to the technical targets and the timeline set for the task

        To develop and provide all Product deliverables, views and models as requested by the supervisor

        To report immediately to the supervisor any issue, problem or risk occurring during the task execution

        To report professionally and on a regular base task progress, achievements, issues and any relevant risk which potentially endangers the execution of the task according to the agreed specification and time

        To ensure Product robustness versus process spread, environment condition variations, aging, ESD/EMC conditions and all thinkable use cases by application of appropriate design flows and methodologies including corner analysis, statistical simulations, noise considerations, system simulations and aging simulations as far as necessary or appropriate in the special case

        To present the Product characteristics to the Product requestor and to external customers if requested by the supervisor

        To lead and guide an Integrated Sensor IC design team by executing professional project management of the assigned Product design projects and by providing technical advice to the design team in the area of Integrated Sensor IC design area

        Research trends

        To research, assess, observe and report to supervisor application needs, new requirements, competition evolution and major trends in the relevant market

        To communicate proactively to supervisor when new technical trends or requirements are visible and propose improvements or innovations

        Product quality, conformance and reliability

        To execute and document all activities needed in order to ensure that the development process and all corresponding Product deliverables pass R&D and QA criteria and relevant ISO standard

        To contribute to failure analysis and root cause debugging on developed Product in case of production or quality issues, customer returns or complaints 

        To ensure manufacturability, testability, robustness, reliability and functional safety of the Product subject to the assigned tasks by application of design for Test (DfT) and Design for Manufacturing (DfM) methodologies and execution of corner, statistical, aging and environmental simulations as well as application of Functional Safety Analysis and Planning in case this is needed for the Product


        Proactivity and resilienceDecision making

        Experience in Automotive and Industrial applications and chip developments and their particular requirements and applicable standards.

        Background and hands-on experience in state-of-the art EDA tools such as Cadence, Synopsys, Mentor, TCAD (desirable)

        Knowledge and application of the concepts of risk analysis and FMEA (Failure Mode and Effect Analysis)

        Ability to work efficiently along professional development methodologies and processes and procedures which are required in order to comply with standards such as ISO9001 or IATF16949 and others

        Hands-on experience in using common IT operating systems such as LINUX, DOS, WINDOWS and related software

        Personal characteristics

        Personal Expertise: The ideal candidate has a solid understanding and track record of the challenges presented with the position and is willing and keen to move things forward through the means of expertise and self development ensuring to stay on top of development. 

        Result orientation: The candidate builds a result driven environment and is able to deliver results in the assigned projects. 

        Strategic orientation: The candidate can detach from immediate business relations and sketch compelling business priorities for the month and the quarter. He / She is able to priorities the projects  so that the performance of set goals and expectations can be met. 

        Company success: The ideal candidate is committed to understand the needs of the company and is able to understand the driving and underlying cause of each project. 

        Open minded and driven by success: He / She has the ability to react in stressful situations to overcome the stressful problem and drives the outcome to success. 

        Collaboration and influencing: The successful job accomplishment will strongly depend on collaboration with peers. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively cooperate within the global group and become a go-to person for many peers within the organization. 


        He/She supports  Sensor Product Line development strategy and roadmap.

        The position includes the coordination of a Sensor IC Design team and the planning and management of projects assigned to this team. 


        Our client offers you a challenging, future-oriented position with a high degree of creative freedom in a world market-leading and fast-growing company.

        In keeping with the importance of this key position, we offer appropriate remuneration that also takes into account personal performance, further social benefits .