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    • Date Posted
      November 18,2021
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    System Architect (automotive power conversion)

    NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) enables secure connections for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better, and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the automotive, industrial & IoT, mobile, and communication infrastructure markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has approximately 29,000 employees in more than 30 countries and posted revenue of $8.61 billion in 2020.

    System Architect (automotive power conversion)

    Ready to join the future of innovation in Smart Power at NXP?

    Are you an expert in automotive, high power systems (onboard charging, high voltage DC-DC conversion) and are you ready to take on a new challenge?

    Then imagine yourself to be the candidate for System architect at Smart Power! In this exciting role, you will be challenged by defining the system and ICs for the state of the art automotive, power conversion systems!

    Powering a smarter world is our mission and we execute it developing power conversion systems using state of the art solutions and generating innovative concepts for better efficiency, lower cost and smaller form factors. We are the market leader in Resonant AC-DC converters (used in PC, game consoles, TV sets power supplies). And want to expand further into the automotive onboard charging and high voltage DC-DC conversion space.

    We offer you a chance to take part in the full development cycle and be in the leading role within the system architecture group of our organization.

    Your responsibilities

    As a System Architect, you are responsible for:

    • defining the onboard charging and high voltage DC-DC system
    • defining the associated power controller ICs in co-operation with the analog and digital IC architects
    • creating a high level, behavioral application- and IC model to verify the performance over the various use cases
    • interacting closely with our automotive customers to align the system & IC definition with their needs
    • co-operating closely with other team members (system architects, IC architects, IC-Design, Verification, Validation, Test) during the development process
    • performing technical reviews and system concept evaluations
    • writing patent proposals

    Your team

    You will be part of an enthusiastic team of experienced system architects and engineers. We take care of the full development cycle, from the system level definition to the production of our ICs in the fabs. The Product Line Smart Power is based in Nijmegen, Eindhoven, Milan and Taipei.

    Your profile

    To be successful in this role you have:

    • Master degree of Science in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
    • Around 5 -7+ years of relevant automotive OBC and HV DCDC experience
    • Expertise in high power, high voltage systems
    • Relevant experience in system behavioral modelling and simulations
    • Experience in IC design and definition is a plus

    Furthermore, you are:

    • Creative, out-of-the-box thinking
    • Good communication skills, team player, proactive attitude
    • Fluent in English language (Verbal and written)

    Creating Secure Connections and Infrastructure for a Smarter World

    NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world.

    We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, NXP is solving the world’s most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live.

    Ready to create a smarter world? Visit our career website and follow us on social: LinkedIn , Facebook , and Twitter .

    To learn more about NXP in the Netherlands, click here .

    What can you expect

    Contract: This is a full-time position with a permanent contract. However, we are open to discuss a part-time opportunity (between 32 and 38 hours) as well.

    Benefits: Besides a competitive salary, we offer great benefits as part of our CLA. A bonus plan, possibility to purchase extra holidays, an excellent pension plan, a work from home policy, and the possibility to buy company shares with a 15% discount are some examples. When applicable we also provide a relocation package and support for your move to the Netherlands.

    Development opportunities: We believe that a key component to growing our business is to develop our people. To enable you to grow your career at NXP, we provide you with a mix of learning through on-the-job experiences, learning from industries bests, and learning through education to help you develop your core and professional skills.

    Our offices: The Netherlands is home to our global headquarters (Eindhoven) along with three additional sites (Nijmegen, Delft, and Son & Breugel) and includes a diverse team of over 2000 employees with 51 different nationalities focused on R&D, manufacturing, product development, business operations, legal and sales.

    Hiring process: Applying only takes a minute! Fill in the online application and share your CV with us. After a positive screening based on your CV you will have an initial video conversation with our Talent Acquisition Consultant followed by several business interviews. Here are some useful tips to help you prepare.

    And more: Life at NXP is more than work alone. Join one of the many social activities that are organized by and for employees in the Netherlands, such as our Christmas parties and International Walking Day. We have a YOUNG community that organizes a mix of social and professional events for our young professionals and an active Women in Technology network. We also take time to give back to our communities by engaging young girls to learn about Technology during Girls Day or participating in several volunteering activities.

    What’s next

    If you’re excited about this opportunity, we kindly invite you to apply! If you have any questions, we are happy to answer them. Please contact Samira Chalh, Talent Acquisition Specialist on

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