Lead Principal Engineer Digital Design (f/m/div)

Lead Principal Engineer Digital Design (f/m/div)

Lead Principal Engineer Digital Design (f/m/div)

At a glance

Become an integral part of our global team, a powerhouse of motivation and ingenuity, and together, let's shape the next generation of revolutionary products and solutions, actively propelling Digitalization and Decarbonization to new heights.

Quick Info



Entry Level

5+ years

Job ID



as soon as possible


Full time



Job description

As the new Lead Principal Digital Design, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of industrial microcontrollers. You will be responsible for the definition and architecture of our next generation SoCs. In this role, you will drive innovation and contribute to the development of state-of-the-art products that will have a significant impact on the industry.

Your new role includes

  • Chip-level architecture: Interpret product requirements and define chip-level architectures and SoC power concepts.
  • Chip size and power estimation: Utilize your expertise to estimate chip size and power consumption accurately.
  • Chip Validation: Support with your system expertise pre-silicon and post-silicon activities such as system bring-up and debugging and characterization.
  • Technical leadership: Guide and inspire the project team, with your technical experience.
  • Work package management: Estimate, plan, and track the work packages to meet project milestones effectively.
  • Collaborative teamwork: Foster close cooperation with project management, system architects, IP vendors, functional verification, and the integration team for seamless project execution.

Your Profile

You have a pioneering spirit, passion for new technologies and exceptional business acumen. Infineon Technologies embodies the essence of teamwork, living by the motto 'Teamwork makes the dream work,' as we passionately pursue our aspirations together. Thus, you are able to communicate openly and clearly not only within your own team, but also with a variety of internal and external stakeholders.

You are a perfect fit if you have:

  • A university degree (Master) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a comparable field
  • 5+ years of professional experience in the field of Digital Design
  • Proficiency in top-level definition and/or top-level integration of complex SoCs
  • Experience with SoC debugging and system bring-up
  • Familiarity with UPF (Unified Power Format) to manage power intent in the design
  • Proficiency in SystemVerilog and / or Verilog / VHDL for RTL design and verification tasks
  • Proficiency in scripting languages like Python or Perl to enhance design automation and productivity
  • Proven Experience in technically leading a team of experts such as
    Task forces, 8D-reports and Focus teams
  • Fluency in English. German skills are a plus

This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry, employment group J (https://www.feei.at/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/minimum-salaries-white-collar-workers-2023.pdf). A higher payment is negotiable depending on your expertise and skills.


About Us


Driving decarbonization and digitalization. Together.

Infineon designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a broad range of semiconductors and semiconductor-based solutions, focusing on key markets in the automotive, industrial, and consumer sectors. Its products range from standard components to special components for digital, analog, and mixed-signal applications to customer-specific solutions together with the appropriate software.

CSS Connected Secure Systems delivers security for the connected world
In today's digital world, where more “things” and systems are connecting, hardware-based security is a core need. Infineon CSS is the leading provider of security solutions for the connected world. We make life easier, smarter and more secure with our trusted, game-changing security solutions covering applications as diverse as payment, government ID, connected cars and IoT.

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The Development Center of Infineon in Graz is working on leading edge contactless, security and sensor technologies. Whether we are talking about the Near Field Communication (NFC) transmission standard, vehicle components for Radar, optical distance measurements or 3D image sensor chips for Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality – our Development Center is a driving force in innovations in security, mobility, and the Internet of Things.

We are on a journey to create the best Infineon for everyone.
This means we embrace diversity and inclusion and welcome everyone for who they are. At Infineon, we offer a working environment characterized by trust, openness, respect and tolerance and are committed to give all applicants and employees equal opportunities. We base our recruiting decisions on the applicant´s experience and skills.
We look forward to receiving your resume, even if you do not entirely meet all the requirements of the job posting.
Please let your recruiter know if they need to pay special attention to something in order to enable your participation in the interview process.
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