Senior Field Application Engineer



Other Engineering
San Carlos, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2020

CNEX Labs, Inc. is a stealth mode start-up company chartered with developing hardware and software solutions for solid-state-storage. Led by an experienced management team and well-funded by strategic investments from tier 1 companies in storage and networking, CNEX is quickly advancing product technology to deliver high-performance and extreme scalability for the next generation of storage. CNEX has 40+ employees in the US and Europe, and 80+ employees in China.

Job Overview:

Sr. Field Applications Engineer


· Help manage and resolve customer issues and address product specific questions.

· Conduct ASIC validation and characterization and driving improvements back into the ASIC design process.

· Conduct target application research to aid in support/development of our internal and external customers.

· Create application notes for internal and external customers.

· Setup oscilloscope and/or logic and protocol analyzer to facilitate development or debug issues.

· Provide technical training to customers.

· Assist in first silicon debug and bring-up.


· Excellent understanding of customer/application needs relative to product(s), technology, technical trends, competition, design process and design cycle.

· Design and test experience in solid state storage product applications. This can include system design, product engineering, debug and test.

  • BSEE or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years professional industry experience in an application engineering role.
  • C programming

· Able to acquire additional knowledge in a fast paced and informal learning environment as well as demonstrated ability to acquire deep technical understanding of key data storage technologies.

  • Able to work with test and lab equipment (e.g. oscilloscope, logic analyzer, PCIe protocol analyzer).

· A good understanding of NVMe, PCIe, Toggle/ONFI protocols is a plus.

Competitive salary and benefits package offered


Doris Diatte

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