This position reports to the Engineering Manager and is responsible for the design, prototyping, testing and evaluating of consumer products.
The ideal candidate would have experience with various RF technologies, 2.4GHz and 5 GHz (Bluetooth, Zigbee, IEEE 802.11, FM, etc.), NXP ARM based processors, Apple product standards and specifications. USB connectivity, digital audio and DC/DC power supplies is also important. Experience with Agile PMS also helpful.
Responsible for design, prototyping, testing and evaluating of new and existing products in respect to cases, enclosures and other product items.
Must be able to work with Chinese vendors and be able to hold conference calls after working hours if needed.
Timely development with milestones of each hardware design keeping management abreast of any changes to specs or timelines.
Provides instruction and guidance to jr. hardware designers in assembly and manufacturability.
Ability to work with vendors and contractors involved in development of products
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
5 to 8 years designing electronic products preferably in consumer products. BSEE
Software experience in Altium schematic capture and PCB layout highly desirable.
Experience in designing devices for high-volume manufacturing.
Successful candidate is self-motivated, detail-oriented and demonstrates strong communication and organizational skills. Is able to take initiative, manage and prioritize multiple projects, and work well with or without direct supervision.