Job description

A leadership position.

In this role, the primary responsibility is to provide technical and applications support of audio amplifiers to Japan OEM customers.

The position will be the bridge between customer and internal amplifier Software and Systems-Requirement engineering.

Customer issue support and resolution:

  • Act as the first response for embedded system issues found during development at the customer’s location, lead the customer communications as representing the Software and Systems-Requirement team
  • Work closely with customer and provide technical support in a timely manner
  • Appropriate escalation of issues to customers and/or managements to resolve customer issues
  • Participate in audio system bench testing at customer’s site or other third party testing facility, representing the amplifier product.
  • Coordination of multiple departments in assembling and gaining buy-in for responses to customer questions
  • Support of inspection and verification testing activities at Japan OEM or at other tier-1 suppliers as needed, such as bench or vehicle testing of amps
  • Manage technical specification discussions with customers, coordinate support for activities requested from customers such as “Working Group” and “Cross-Check”, and/or others as needed.
  • Provide supervisory support for Software and Systems-Requirement Engineering team in Japan.

Product development support

  • Understand customer and internal requirements and specifications for amplifier projects, deploy proper understanding of those specs to internal organizations.
  • Lead the communications with customer regarding DFMEA/DRBFM
  • Lead the communication of related design documentation between the customer and company.
  • Requirement team representative. Provide immediate feedback to the appropriate personnel.
  • Ensure seamless and accurate information hand-over from customer requirements to Software implementations to avoid misinterpretations of intentions from customer.



  • Bachelor degree: Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Automotive Electronic Software and/or Systems Engineering, or non-automotive (Audio, similar electronics products, or integrated circuit components preferred) Software, Systems Engineering
  • Native level Japanese language / Fluent English language


  • 5+ years of micro-controller embedded software development.
  • 5+ years of programming in C or another structured language.
  • Experience developing and debugging software in a real-time, embedded, multiprocessor, multi-interface environment.
  • Experienced working with vehicle networking (CAN, MOST, etc) and diagnostics (UDS, KWP2000).
  • Working knowledge of software development tools (debugger’s, emulators, compilers etc).
  • Ability to read schematics and debug analog and digital hardware.
  • Able to use oscilloscope and logic analyzer for troubleshooting.
  • Working knowledge of embedded operating systems.
  • Working knowledge of software development processes and process models such as CMMI or ASPICE.
  • Creative problem-solver capable of creating and reproducing complex software defects.
  • Capable project management and time management skills.

***Candidates must have a current work permit / visa for Japan***

Job details

Job type
Full time
Job Category
Job location
¥11,000,000 ~ ¥13,000,000
Language requirement
English (Fluent)


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