Sr. to Lead Electrical Engineer - Smart Electricity Startup

electrical engineering, pcb design, power, battery, circuit design, circuit analysis, power electronics, power management, power semiconductors, LTspice, SIMetrix, Altium
Full Time
$150,000 - $200,000
Travel not required

Job Description

Skyrocket Ventures is a recruiting firm for hundreds of high growth technology companies that range from industry leaders to top-tier startups.  This opportunity is with one of our client companies for a full-time permanent hire.

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Recruiting Director
Skyrocket Ventures
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Sr. to Lead Electrical Engineer - Smart Electricity Startup Location: Pleasanton, California

The company is led by industry veterans with a track record of founding successful companies.

The company's products involve electrical infrastructure, energy management, and energy efficiency. Its breakthrough technology is revolutionizing the electronics industry.

The company has raised $20 million in funding, about 30 employees (mostly engineers) and is rapidly growing.

The company will pay up to $200k in salary, plus equity which could be very lucrative.


- Leading all aspects of electrical board design such as electrical components selection, communications design, and printed circuit qualification.

- Defining architectures, creating schematics, working with PCB layout designers, bringing-up new hardware designs, and supporting customers and partners.

- Developing design collateral.

- Researching innovative design solutions and products in partnership.

- Creating documentation such as schematics, design guides, PCB layouts, and procedures.

- Proposing and executing prototype projects that introduce innovative solutions to new or existing problems.


- At least 5 years of professional experience as an Electrical Engineer.

- A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering.

- Strong individual contributor that can also work well within a team.

- Solid knowledge of electronic design.

- Knowledge of circuit design, circuit analysis, power electronics, power management, and power semiconductors.

- Design experience with integrated circuits such as microprocessors, power, digital, and analog circuits.

- Experience with a variety of simulation tools.

- Ability to thrive in a startup environment.

- Ability to learn quickly and be adaptive.

- Solid written and verbal communication skills.

Nice to have:

- 10+ years of experience.

- A Master's degree in electrical engineering.

- Startup experience.

- LTspice, SIMetrix and Altium software.

- Understanding of AC power including AC to DC conversion, motors/inductive loads, lighting control, etc.

- Understanding of the design requirements for high-volume consumer products.

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Dice Id : 10366547
Position Id : 7197119
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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