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Sr. Electrical Engineer - Software/Firmware

  • Responsible for the design and development of electronic circuitry and software for communications products and accessories. Hands-on design and debug of analog and digital audio circuits.  Firmware design for microprocessor-controlled designs is a key requirement. Position includes concept through production design as well as technical support and modifications of existing products.
    • Design, prototype, and evaluate the performance of analog and digital circuit to meet customer and/or internal specifications.
    • Design, develop, and document firmware for microprocessor-controlled designs.
    • Specify and select electronic components.
    • Contribute to cost and schedule estimates for customer RFQs.
    • Generate schematics, Bill-of-Materials (BOMs) and provide PCB layout guidance.
    • Provide technical support toward resolution of field and production issues. 
    • Define product test requirements. 
    • Collaborate and coordinate with Mechanical, Manufacturing, Procurement, Quality, and Sales teams.
    • Maintain schematics, BOM’s, ECN’s, drawings, layouts.
    • BSEE or MSEE
    • Minimum 5 years of engineering experience in concept-through-production product development.
    • Analog and Digital circuit design experience including microprocessor-based designs.
    • Experience designing and using digital bus protocols - USB, I2C, I2S, SPI, etc.
    • Strong background programming microprocessors (PIC or similar) and using software development tools.
    • Software development using good documentation and Structured Software methodology.
    • DSP programming experience (Audio Processing) is a plus.
    • Audio circuit design experience including OpAmps, Power Amps, Filtering, and Transducers.
    • Digital audio circuit design experience including codecs.
    • Linear and Switchmode Power Supply circuit design experience.
    • Experience designing to EMI/EMC compliance, ESD protection, TDMA noise immunity.
    • Familiarity with FCC and Intrinsically Safe (UL, ATEX, FM) compliance is a plus .
    • Experience with Bluetooth, and GPS is a plus.
    • Familiarity with communications products and accessories (Land Mobile Radios, Cellphones, etc) is a plus.
    • Able to manage multiple priorities in a dynamic, time-sensitive environment.
    • Requires self-motivation and ability to complete projects with strict guidelines.
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Attention to detail, results-oriented problem solver, critical thinker.
    • Able to work effectively as an individual contributor or on team projects.
  • 1/9/2018

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