Hardware Systems Design Engineer

Hardware, FPGA, Chip, Fab, Board, Circuit, Digital, Analog, Xilinx, Altera
Contract W2, Contract
$68
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

- Lead deployed HW products support through: Analyzing unit failures and developing corrective actions Debugging/Testing all parts of analog & digital designs Evaluating production partners (local and offshore), including quality of work assessments
- Manage vendor issues.
- Verify compliance with quality standards Evaluating end-of-life and component change notifications and sourcing alternate components
- Maintaining configuration management of HW items
- Creation of clear and concise HW specifications, design documentation, HW-related detailed design documentation, BOMs and Parts Lists, verification tests and reports Review and evaluate supplier/vendor documentation and provided suggested courses of action to upper management for all HW-related components - Work closely with CAD designer, board fab & assembly vendors Implement modifications to automated test equipment and test software.
- Assist new product development through participation in: Design and develop analog & digital hardware.
- Switching power supply design Implementing analog & digital designs using schematic capture software tool (Orcad) which include generating net lists, parts lists and printed circuit board layout.
- Design layout, component placement and trace routing. Developing guidelines for board layout Design and develop analog & digital hardware OR reviewing the designs/products from vendors Creation of clear and concise HW specifications, design documentation, HW-related detailed design documentation, BOMs and Parts Lists, verification tests and reports
- Review and evaluate supplier/vendor documentation and provided suggested courses of action to upper management for all HW-related components
- Work closely with CAD designer, board fab & assembly vendors
- Process and release schematics, drawings and documentation thru configuration management.
- Design and develop analog & digital hardware.
-Switching power supply design
- Implementing analog & digital designs using schematic capture software tool (Orcad) which include generating net lists, parts lists and printed circuit board layout.
-Active participant in the design layout phase including component placement and trace routing. Be able to write guidelines for board layout.
- Extensive hands on experience for debugging and testing all parts of analog & digital design
- Work closely with CAD designer, board fab & assembly vendors
- Guide Mechanical design for enclosures
- Create clear and concise HW design documentation, specified or derived requirements from customer-level documentation, schematics, detailed design, BOMs and Parts Lists, verification test plans and reports.
- Review and evaluate supplier/vendor documentation and provided suggested courses of action to upper management for all HW-related components
- Familiar with Compliance standards (MIL, SAE, FCC, EN).
- Evaluate unit failures and implement corrective actions.
- Evaluate component product change notifications and source alternate components.
- Implement modifications to automated test equipment and test software.
- Process and release schematics, drawings and documentation thru configuration management.
- Manage vendor issues.
- Verify compliance with quality standards.
 
Experience:
- Minimum 6 years Experience in digital board development using CPLD, clocks, switches.
- Experience with Xilinx/Altera CPLD tools Experience implementing serial communications interfaces (such as CAN, USB, I2C, SPI, RS232 & RS485)
- Experience implementing audio amplifier circuit and analog board design
- Experience implementing switching power supply design of DC/DC converters
- Experience with schematic capture software ORCAD Awareness of signal integrity and EMI/EMC issues
- Experience with thermal design and heat sinks Experience using scope, logic analyzer Experience with Labview Experience in a production support role, electronics manufacturing or automated test design
- Strong verbal and written communication skills

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Fremont, CA

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Position Id : 770905
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