Responsible for design, development and testing of electronic hardware and firmware from product specifications. Applies mathematical and engineering principles and methods to electrical system designs. Conducts research to produce cost effective design solutions, improvements, and new products. Participates in the review and creation of design specifications, timelines, and cost estimates. Provides specialized knowledge on complex technical and design matters. Creates and maintains documentation at specification, functional, implementation and code levels for all projects. Establishes test and validation criteria and ensures complete documentation of data in properly maintained engineering logs. Designs, or oversees the design test fixtures as needed. Supports existing products currently in production.
Able to work independently but still as part of a design team. May assume a team lead role for the assigned work group. May mentor junior engineers or technicians to improve skill level of the engineering team.
Plans, schedules and carries out analog and digital circuit and embedded controller circuitry design projects as assigned.
Performs or oversees PCB layout design.
Writes and maintains microcontroller firmware in C (ANSI), C++ and Assembly for a variety of processors.
Implements communication electrical specifications and protocols as required, such as I2C, SPI, Bluetooth, USB, BACnet, Modbus, RS-232, RS-485
Assists in development of, and adhering to, project timelines, cost estimates, reports and design reviews.
Designs and maintains test fixtures as directed.
Develops or reviews Manufacturing and Quality Control product testing and alignment procedures as assigned.
Investigates the cause of product failures of a software or electronics nature and recommends and implements corrective action as directed.
Ensures that prototype modules and appropriate breadboards are archived properly for future reference.
Generates and reviews ECOs for accuracy and completeness as directed.
Maintains an engineering logbook.
Evaluates and approves design changes, specifications and documentation releases for assigned products or projects.
Prepares specifications for purchases of material or equipment.
Performs all other duties as assigned or directed.
BS Degree or MS degree in Electronics Engineering
Minimum 10 years’ experience in C (ANSI) and C++ for various micro-controller architectures
Minimum 10 years’ experience in analog and digital circuit design