As the Sensor Applications Director you are in charge of:
Strategic planning and execution of the lab’s research direction. Demonstrated leadership in the development of sensor applications.
•Expertise with the types, functions, and global vendors of sensors, including industrial and consumer applications. Contacting global sensor suppliers, and analyzing and reporting on current trends in sensor technology (not including camera) for mobile phones, with a broad vision for future applications.
•Planning mid－ and long－range technology roadmaps for developing sensor applications.
•Transferring prototype sensor hardware and software to mass production. Delivering new functions to consumer devices.
•Influential decision－maker in the sensors field. Growing the in－house expertise of the sensor applications team.
－ Masters or Ph.D in related field is required
－ sufficient work experience in a related field
－ Familiar with consumer mass-market sensors and industrial sensors, have a good understanding of the function, performance and development trends for all types of sensors.
－ Expertise with sensor design, signal processing, and applications. Have demonstrated this ability by transferring at least 3 technologies to production
－ Management of cross－discipline teams in a matrix business environment.
－ Good verbal and written communication skills in Japanese, and English or Chinese