We are seeking an individual with deep automotive semiconductor experience.
The successful candidate will have experience with automotive electronics from an OEM, Tier 1, or semiconductor perspective.
They will have experience in market research, particularly custom research in this area. An emphasis on ADAS, autonomous driving, and other auto electronics is highly desirable.
Also, experience with a consulting company or within the consulting arm of an OEM / Semiconductor company.
The automotive sector has become one of the most dynamic areas in the electronics industry. The demand for autonomous driving, low emission and electric cars, connected vehicles as well as more advanced infotainment systems and user interfaces is boosting innovation and electronics content.
IHS Markit is the leading market research company in the automotive electronics sector and is covering the entire automotive value chain from the semiconductor IC and sensor chip to major systems in the car.
To support the growth of its automotive electronics and semiconductor market research, IHS Markit has an open position for a senior consulting analyst.
Specifically, the consulting analyst will be responsible for custom research projects in the automotive electronics sector and will work closely with our existing automotive electronics research team who are maintaining and further developing IHS Markit’s coverage of infotainment / telematics and body / comfort applications.
The candidate will also work with that team on syndicated research projects or support other related custom projects, depending on workload.
Roles and responsibilities :
Act as subject matter expert and go-to person for custom research and expert opinion on semiconductor in infotainment / telematics and body electronics.
Work with clients / prospects on their needs and develop Statements of Work that address the clients’ requirements. This person will be responsible for ensuring that projects can be resourced and meet IHS Technology consulting profitability objectives.
Communicate with clients by phone, travel and make presentations to clients, and make presentations at conferences and public workshops.
Required education : Graduate degree in electrical engineering or related area
Required experience :
5 to 10+ years of experience in automotive electronics. Consulting experience and experience in infotainment and body / comfort electronics are advantageous
Other skills :
Requires strong analytical skills.
Requires highly effective verbal and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills at all levels of business to enable effective / productive communications with key people including senior level clients.
Demonstrable ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment and ability to navigate and excel in a complex, heavily matrixed organization, and relate successfully to a variety of people externally and internally.
Highly organized and creative with accomplished time and project management skills.
A keen attention to detail and highly effective organization and prioritization skills, including the ability to stay on task and maintain focus in a fast-paced environment.
Advanced proficiency with MS Office applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint); experience with databases preferred.
Must be able to meet the attendance requirements of the position.
Physical Requirements :
This position will operate under normal office conditions and will include moderate phone use and moderate to heavy computer use.
This position may be required to travel up to 15% for events, round tables (client workshops), client visits and other business-related needs.
It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-
free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).