Be a technical champion for camera image sensor applications at an assigned set of automotive customers throughout EMEA regions. Proactively work with sales & marketing to identify, develop, win and execute new and existing business opportunities. Build and maintain strong technical relationships with the customer to ensure smooth design-in process and identify new technical industry trends.
Role and Responsibilities
Work with sales & marketing teams to identify and win designs with assigned automotive customers in EMEA regions
Manage technical product presentations, product roadmap updates, and trainings to automotive customers.
Provide technical support to automotive OEM and Tier1 customers in EMEA region and help timely resolve all technical issues in ongoing RfI/RfQ project discussions as well as in mass production programs
Take the lead in all customer technical requirements to ensure smooth customer product selection, evaluation, design-in, design-win, qualification and mass production - work closely with customer engineering teams, technical purchasing and factory teams
Review customer specifications and determine present and future customer product requirements; Interpret design, application and service information and provide feedback to marketing, product planning and application teams
Active project management to maintain and communicate customer evaluations, design-in, design-win, qualification schedules and mass production ram up
Co-working and sync-up with development team in HQ, Korea during the work period
Coordinate PCN communication, coordinate technical activity related to quality problem investigation and resolution; Ease communication between Samsung and customers Quality representatives.
Skills and Qualifications
What we are looking for:
A Bachelor/ Master degree in Microelectronics/Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, or an equivalent pathway
5+ years of relevant experience of design, product, test, system or application engineering or customer support experience incl. project management skills
Solid understanding in automotive camera applications for viewing as well as sensing and the underlying semiconductor sensor technology
CMOS Image sensor HW (CIS) understanding: good knowledge of CIS pixel operation and parameters, Analog to Digital Converter circuit operation (ADC), High Dynamic Range (HDR), Features of MIPI D-/C-/A-PHY interface & CSI-2/DSI-2 protocol & virtual channel
Image Signal Processor HW and Firmware (ISP) understanding: Basic knowledge of color image data processing such as Color Interpolation, Auto White Balance (AWB) & Color Correction Matrix (CCM), Image data format such as RAW, RGB, YUV, and sub-sets., Auto Exposure Control (AEC)
Understanding of Cyber Security system concept, Camera lens parameters such as CRA, Aperture, Distortion, PCB board level debugging
Experience within the Semiconductor / Electronics industry advantageous
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skill with ability and affinity to respond quickly
Proactive team player with ability to work in a multi-cultural environment
Experienced with cross-cultural and cross-departmental project co-ordination
Very good verbal and written communication in english and in german language
Computer based engineering tool skills such as Matlab, and experience of image evaluation tools