NFC System Architect (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Graz

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 We are looking for an experienced NFC System Architect (f/m/d) for the definition of ICs for RFID/NFC, Mobiles, Wearables, and IoT-Applications.
Your Responsibilities
  • Develop detailed, actionable product requirements together with product management/marketing based on customer needs (stated or anticipated)
  • Create a system architecture built on a good understanding of Hardware-Software Co-design and trade-offs, fulfilling the defined requirements, including use case level security concepts
  • Develop (system) integration and validation (concepts and) plans together with the (interdisciplinary) team
  • Support the product development (project managers and interdisciplinary teams) during implementation and validation (phases) and drive product quality targets
  • Interface with lead customers from product definition until production ramp-up, including technically driving new requirements and critical system issues coming from customer

Are you the right person?
  • Bachelor/Masters/PhD Engineering degree in Electronics/Computer Science with industry experience of more than 10+ years
  • Highly experienced in system architectures for semiconductor products (SoC + Software) for mobile, wearables and/or IoT
  • Experience in ARM based SoC hardware-software co-design and embedded software architectures Android/Real Time/Embedded OSes, Design & Simulation Methodologies
  • Experience in NFC/RFID and/or other wireless radio technologies
  • Familiarity with Wireless Charging Technologies like Qi/A4WP/NFC is a must
  • Experience with Embedded Security is an added advantage
  • Good understanding of NFC/Smart card and/or mobile application
  • Experience in system integration and hardware reference designs is desirable
  • Good understanding of the product (hardware-software-system) development lifecycle and processes
  • Good communication, documentation, abstraction and presentation skills
  • Experienced in working with and leading global teams technically and having played a customer facing technical lead role.
  • Familiarity with ISO9000 and/or ISO26262 quality systems is highly desirable
What you can look forward to
Our values

  • We believe success starts with teamwork. When we support each other we can achieve way more than as individuals. We work together across geographical borders towards our common goals.
  • We are open as professionals, we are open as people, we are diverse and inclusive. We trust each other and challenge new ideas as this enables us to do our best.
  • We design the future by creating exciting technology. We inspire each other and appreciate feedback for improvement and development. Together we push technical limits and set new standards with our innovative products.
  • We believe true greatness comes from dedication. We love what we do and tackle challenges with our heart and mind. If you don’t love it, don’t do it!
  • We are empowered to advance our own as well as the team effort. We feel responsible and take ownership of the company’s success. We dare to take decisions and exceed expectations.
  • We continue living our start-up flair as we grow and enjoy coming together at our company events.
Our Offer
  • Opportunity to be part of a fast-growing organization and our highly skilled, innovative international team
  • Chance to be part of new innovations and game-changing technologies for the future
  • Additional bonus opportunities (e.g. referral bonus, patent bonus)
  • Flexible working hours and the option to work from home
  • Central location with good public transport connection to our Graz office
  • Additional support for international employees helping to settle in in Austria

​*Information for Austria: We offer a salary in line with the market starting at ​4,000 EUR per month (full-time) depending on your experience and qualification.

If this sounds exciting to you, we are looking forward to receiving your application via the button below!
About us
Since 2014 we, Panthronics, have been working on the development of innovative products based on NFC technology, consisting of hardware and software. We were founded as a start-up in Graz, Austria and have further expanded our teams to APAC and North America in the past years.
To date we have successfully launched multiple NFC ICs into the market. Our NFC products are used for example in Point of Sale terminals, wireless charging of wearables (like small battery accessories or smart watches) or in the field of Internet of Things (IoT). The innovative strength of our international team was also recently confirmed by winning the Austrian Innovation Award 2020/2021 as well as the CES 2022 Innovation Award for one of our products.

Panthronics is part of Renesas Electronics Corporation. As such you will be part of a dynamic organization helping to address the rising demand of NFC in applications such as Fintec, IOT, asset tracking, wireless charging and automotive applications.
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