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Application Engineer - Internship



Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Are you looking for a unique opportunity to be a part of something great? Want to join a 20,000-member team that works on the technology that powers the world around us? Looking for an atmosphere of trust, empowerment, respect, diversity, and communication? How about an opportunity to own a piece of a multi-billion dollar (with a B!) global organization? We offer all that and more at Microchip Technology, Inc.

People come to work at Microchip because we help design the technology that runs the world. They stay because our culture supports their growth and stability. They are challenged and driven by an incredible array of products and solutions with unlimited career potential. Microchip’s nationally-recognized Leadership Passage Programs support career growth where we proudly enroll over a thousand people annually. We take pride in our commitment to employee development, values-based decision making, and strong sense of community, driven by our Vision, Mission, and 11 Guiding Values; we affectionately refer to it as the Aggregate System and it’s won us countless awards for diversity and workplace excellence.

Our company is built by dedicated team players who love to challenge the status quo; we did not achieve record revenue and over 30 years of quarterly profitability without a great team dedicated to empowering innovation. People like you.

Visit our careers page to see what exciting opportunities and company perks await!

Job Description:

  • Provide pre and post sales technical support to customers and fields, on Microchip’s FPGA products, tools, hardware, and documentation.
  • Support academic community across selected universities with FPGA IP cores, software, and hardware kits set up and troubleshooting.
  • Develop collaterals such as Knowledge Base articles, FAQs, application notes, design examples and demos for hardware development kits.
  • Help to develop training modules/ Videos as needed for customers on the IP and software portfolio offered by Microchip FPGA division.
  • You will be part of the of FPGA Applications Engineering team focusing on technical support.


  • Bachelor of Science in Electric Engineering(BSEE) or Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering(BSCE)
  • Understanding of Microcontroller architecture and its peripherals
  • Basic knowledge of C, Python and/or assembly programming
  • Strong problem-solving skills, and ability to independently drive issues to closure
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Hard-working and committed; must be a self-starter and an excellent team-worker
  • Hands-on knowledge of programming 32-bit processors like ARM/RISC-V in C/C++ language is preferred
  • Basic experience in developing embedded software using Eclipse integrated development Environment and hardware debugger/ICE, is a plus.
  • Basic Knowledge of UART, SPI, I2C, ADC, CAN, PWM, and other microcontroller peripherals.

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