About the Job
Linear Technology, now part of Analog Devices, is seeking a Power Applications Engineer in our North Chelmsford, Massachusetts Applications Engineering group.
Responsibilities of an Applications Engineer include, direct support of customers and Field Applications Engineers with product questions, design/build and testing of custom demonstration circuits for customer specifications, early silicon evaluation, demo board design and development, failure analysis support, writing application notes and design articles and providing inputs for new product ideas. The optimal candidate would be proficient and enjoy working in the lab, have excellent technical writing and presentation skills, a good command of the English language and good listening skills to understand customer problems and articulate solutions.
Immediate responsibilities would include applications support and circuit development to complete the design, build and test of custom demonstration circuits for Linear’s power products with topologies ranging from resonant converters in wireless power to buck, boost, buck-boost, SEPIC, or flyback topologies. Many new products contain digital communication; familiarity with software programming in C, C++, C#, Visual Basic or .Net Framework is a plus.
• 7+ years of experience in board-level power supply design.
• Magnetic component design and analysis
• Component level analog circuit design, analysis, and debug
• PC board layout design techniques
• Excellent technical writing skills.
• Good communication skills and ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team