Senior Analyst or Research Director, Semiconductors

Counterpoint Research, a fast-growing global technology research and consulting firm based out of Asia is looking for a seasoned analyst to join and drive our semiconductor research practice. The candidate should bring in a thorough understanding of the components supply chain with deep experience in strategy, planning, or research functions. The person should have an established view of how semiconductors will shape the future of the technology industry.

This role is global and will be both entrepreneurial and sophisticated as the successful setup and management will be heavily rewarded.

Job Description:

  • Coverage is mostly the market for semiconductors, connected mobile devices, and associated mobile services. The geographical focus will be Global
  • Conducting research and analysis, to develop and deliver market reports, forecasts, and market trackers on semiconductor technologies
  • Building and managing databases related to semiconductors especially manufacturing.
  • Understanding key drivers and inhibitors in the semiconductors and also the most important applications such as mobile phones to IoT
  • Contributing analysis to create a rich body of qualitative and quantitative research insights.
  • Contributing analysis to ad-hoc requests and analysis by working and cooperating across various teams within the company
  • Express your industry viewpoint through blogging and share weekly Industry updates within the team
  • Managing a team of associates and analysts to ensure quality and timely delivery of research assignments
  • Assist existing and other projects via conducting detailed desk-based, phone-based, or in-person primary research

Additional tasks:

  • As the job is entrepreneurial, the role will include assisting the client services team in business development, pitching projects, and proposals
  • Hiring, training and grooming future analysts
  • Brainstorming new research topics, outreach activities, speaking at conferences or conducting client seminars

Key Skills/Experience Required:

  • Bachelors/Masters Degree in Engineering a must, MBA a plus
  • 3-6 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, research, and analysis
  • Experience in equity research or consulting or market research a bonus
  • High level of analytical and critical thinking skills to synthesize the available information and bring out value-added insights to the clients
  • Excellent communication skills and writing skills
  • Proficiency in the English language a must
  • Able to handle large volumes of information with attention to details
  • Should be flexible, and yet self-motivated
  • Should have a keen interest in analyzing information within the industry and interpret in his/her ways
  • Should be open to working as an individual contributor as well as team roles from time to time
  • Should be a good team player, Should be flexible, and yet self-motivated
  • Strong MS Office skills especially Excel & Powerpoint
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize the available data and bring out value-added insights to the clients


Taiwan or Korea or USA

How to Apply:

  • Apply using this link [Click here to apply] (please attach your CV along with the cover letter)
  • Please explain why you are applying and why you are a right fit for the role. Be creative in your application, but be concise.

We will receive applications until we finish hiring.