Senior Field Applications Engineer
Posted on 3/22/2024
Astera Labs

201-500 employees

Semiconductor-based connectivity solutions for cloud-scale data
Company Overview
Astera Labs stands at the forefront of semiconductor-based connectivity solutions, specializing in the optimization of accelerated computing platforms for AI applications. Their pioneering products, based on PCIe, CXL, and Ethernet technologies, address the growing demand for efficient data processing, transfer, and storage in today's data centers. With a focus on enabling intelligent data infrastructure at cloud-scale, Astera Labs is a key player in supporting the vast majority of organizations investing in big data and AI initiatives.
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$739.4M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Santa Clara, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

23%

1 year growth

45%

2 year growth

151%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Electronic Hardware Engineering
System Hardware Engineering
Requirements
  • BS in electrical engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience working with Cloud service providers and server OEM customers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organization skills
  • Customer-oriented
  • Goal-driven
  • Self-motivated
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Hands-on, thorough knowledge of high-speed protocols like PCIe & CXL
  • Silicon/System bring-up and debug experience in customer systems
  • Intermediate level of proficiency in Python for automating system validation and link optimization
  • Able to step through embedded firmware at the SerDes (SoC) or MCU level for debugging
  • Firsthand experience with lab equipment including traffic generators, analyzers, and high-speed oscilloscopes
Responsibilities
  • Supporting cloud service providers, server and network OEMs
  • Identifying and understanding customer requirements
  • Proposing Astera Labs solutions that provide clear value to the customer
  • Providing hands-on design-in support
  • Driving innovation by working with engineering teams to implement customer requirements into the product roadmap
  • Delivering results back to the customer