Lead Principal Engineer SiC Product Development for E-Mobility (f/m/div)

Lead Principal Engineer SiC Product Development for E-Mobility (f/m/div)

Lead Principal Engineer SiC Product Development for E-Mobility (f/m/div)

At a glance

Are you ready for a new challenge? You want to bring in your knowledge to be a leading engineer in a fast growing market? Furthermore, you love to share your knowledge and drive colleagues to best results? Apply now to become part of our Automotive team in Villach!

Quick Info



Entry Level

5+ years

Job ID



as soon as possible


Full time



Job description

In your new role you will:

  • Be responsible for development of power semiconductor products like SiC MOSFET for high voltage electromobility applications
  • Represent the electromobility requirements in cross division product development teams
  • Be the leading engineer for the definition of our new products through requirements gathering and specification tailoring
  • Drive, coach and challenge new technology- and product ideas, actively balancing risks and opportunities and driving decisions in your field of expertise
  • Act as a mentor, share knowledge and foster talents
  • Drive and make technical decisions and take responsibility for their implementation
  • Drive product innovations by leveraging new technologies and staying abreast of market trends to stay ahead of the competition

With this position you will be entering our „Technical Ladder”: our career path for experts. You will be able to focus deeply on technology – while further pursuing your career. As you continually expand your expert knowledge, puzzle over matters and solve problems, you will position yourself as a thought leader – thus helping our products improve our world a bit more each day.

Your Profile

You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • A degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related technical field, preferable with PhD
  • At least 10 years of technical working experience in the area of power semiconductors and automotive applications
  • Proven know-how within your fields of expertise
  • Strong technical leadership skills within a global organization
  • Ability to coach & challenge new ideas, actively balance risks and opportunities and drive decisions
  • Already gained a large network within relevant communities e.g. cooperation partners, universities, institutes or customers
  • The proven ability of solving complex technical problems involving expert network
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interface with diverse stakeholders and upper management levels
  • Excellent English communication skills - German language is a plus

We offer competitive salaries and additional benefits based on your performance, experience and qualification. The employment is in accordance with the collective salary and wage agreement for employees of the electrical and electronics industry, employment group J (https://www.feei.at/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/minimum-salaries-white-collar-workers-2023.pdf). The monthly salary is paid 14 times p.a. We offer a higher compensation 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.

– Automotive (ATV) shapes the future of mobility with micro-electronics enabling clean, safe and smart cars –

Our semiconductors are essential for supporting the automotive megatrends: electromobility, automated driving, connectivity, and advanced security. They link the real and the digital world, driving the ever-advancing pace of automotive digitalization. Infineon ATV is the number one semiconductor partner in the fast-changing automotive world, based on our system knowledge and our passion for innovation and quality.

Click here for more information about working at ATV with interesting employee and management insights and an overview with more #ATVDreamJobs.

At Infineon in Villach you shape the technologies of tomorrow and work in an international environment with more than 4700 colleagues from over 70 nations. Your personal contribution will be valued and appreciated as the cornerstones of our success. And all that in beautiful surroundings which guarantee a high quality of life.

The City of Villach is located in the center of Carinthia, Austria’s southernmost province, in close proximity to the Italian and Slovenian border. Living in Austria has many social, health-care-related and economic perks. The country’s social and health care system is among the best in the world and for decades numerous international surveys have singled out Austria as a particularly safe and wealthy country with a high quality of life. Villach itself benefits from its status as a “small town”, offering everyday living at affordable prices in an outstanding setting.

Find out what you like most about Villach and join us:

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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Martin Gabernig



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