(In a brief statement, indicate the overall purpose of this position)
Design, develop, and troubleshoot electronic circuits and PCB assemblies for use in YSI sensors and measurement instruments.
Assist in identifying and initiating technical projects/programs that will lead to product innovation and/or improvements.
Assist with development of technical objectives for projects with alternative strategies for design and materials.
Design and develop analog and digital embedded electronic circuits to meet performance, cost, assembly, test, packaging, and project schedule objectives for assigned projects.
Enter schematics into CAD system and/or support PCB design efforts by others.
Specify and source prototype components, assist with prototype assembly, debug prototype assemblies.
Support and conduct testing activities to verify performance versus requirements of components and systems developed.
Document the concepts, design, testing, and analysis for electronic circuits developed.
Evaluate field failures, warranty claims, or issues with current
product performance for improvement and/or cost reduction.
Conduct / participate in technical design reviews
2. Design products to meet CE and UL requirements
Provide electrical engineering expertise to manufacturing to help solve production and product problems
Provide electrical engineering expertise to Quality to help solve product field problems
3. Provide electrical engineering expertise to Purchasing to assist in
the procurement of electronic components
(Specific experience, skill, education required)
BS in electrical engineering.
Minimum 5 years electrical engineering experience.
Experience in analog and low power digital circuit design required, with emphasis on analog design.
Knowledge of EMC design and testing practices required.
Experience with small switch mode regulators highly desirable
Experience with FPGA’s and VHDL desirable.
Knowledge of embedded programming in C desirable.
Ability to design using electronic CAD software tools for schematic design required; specific knowledge of Mentor/DxDesigner desirable.
Knowledge and experience in PCB layout especially using Mentor/Pads a bonus.
Knowledge and experience with LabView a bonus.
Knowledge of the electronic circuit design process.
Knowledge of engineering documentation practices
Ability to understand and work with embedded software teams for product development.
14. Knowledge of Quality Systems, ISO-9000, QS-9000 desirable
(Behaviors necessary to perform this position)
Strong analytical, written, and verbal communication skills
Ability to work with a cross-functional team
Ability to work in a product development, quality and manufacturing team environment
Strong organizational skills – attention to detail and ability to multi-task and work under pressure
Strong awareness to follow-up
Ability to use solder workstation equipment for assembly and rework of high density surface mount components and boards desirable.
Ability to rapidly assess new technology and determine potential for use in YSI products
Proficient in the use of information technology tools such as email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Oracle experience desirable.
40+ hours per week, Monday through Friday
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