ON Semiconductor Technology India Private Limited


Job Location:  Chennai
Job Description:  SkillSet: " wireless routers", " embedded linux", " wireless mesh", " shell script", " ieee 80211".

The Applications Engineer/Field Applications Engineer is responsible for supporting the design-in application-related activities of a Wi-Fi customer. These customers can be in many different markets including Carrier, Enterprise, Retail, and IoT segments. The successful candidate will require strong Software and Wi-Fi background and experience.


  • Interact with customers on various customer projects as our fast-paced business grows and evolves
  • Be responsible for customer platform analysis, and debug, and support of a wide spectrum of Wi-Fi products
  • Analyze and clarify customer platform technical issues, identify gaps with existing Quantenna platforms and deliver solutions to close gaps with customers and Quantenna internal teams
  • Support customer technical activities, assist in SW / Wi-Fi performance debug troubleshooting as well as bring up customer platforms and help optimize them for best performance from a system perspective
  • Oversee customer reported issues, consolidate them into a resolution plan, and continuously improve and innovate Quantenna products/solutions
  • Educate, train, and support customers and other team members on Quantenna s solution
  • Build and maintain a good relationship with customers and prospects and local management of customers projects
  • Synchronize projects with Sales and Marketing Organizations
  • Application Notes, documentation generation to help customer design-in
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  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline is required. A Master s degree is preferred
  • 8 years experience in a customer-facing engineering role
  • Strong English written and oral communication skills with good interpersonal skills
  • Expert C/C++ and Linux shell script developer with strong problem-solving skills
  • Familiar with wireless Mesh network is a plus
  • Comfortable with embedded Linux software development environment
  • Solid Driver debug and testing skills
  • Solid understanding of IEEE 802.11 and IEEE 802.3 Protocols
  • Experience in troubleshooting 802.11 issues via wireless packet analysis is a plus
  • Experiences with Wi-Fi stack and application software (OpenWrt, DD-WRT, Android and etc.) development and debugging
  • Experience in designing, developing, optimizing and maintaining networking and wireless products include, but not limited to - wireless routers, residential gateways, set-top-boxes, repeaters and extenders, and other Wi-Fi products
  • Strong knowledge of networking and Wi-Fi product software building blocks bootloader, device driver, networking stack, application software, and Wi-Fi protocols
  • Experience in managing multiple projects
  • Must be self-driven, yet accept directions. Take initiative and drive issues to closure with customers and across teams in Quantenna
  • Travel and on-site customer support

Functional Area:  Sales / BD
Experience:  8 - 10 years
Qualification:  ("Graduation in any field")
Salary:  10 Lakh to 12 Lakh INR
ON Semiconductor Technology India Private Limited
Job Ad publication date: 11 Aug 2022