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Hardware Board Design Engineer II

Santa Clara, CA — Full-time

Join the most cutting-edge and well-funded hardware startup in Silicon Valley as a Hardware Board Design Engineer for multiple complex systems (using custom silicon and other off-the-shelf components). Our mission is to reimagine silicon and create computing platforms that will transform the industry. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the most talented and passionate engineers in the world to create designs that push the envelope on performance, energy efficiency and scalability.  We offer a fun, creative, and flexible work environment, with a shared vision to build products to change the industry.

As a Hardware Board Design Engineer, you will work with your fellow members of the platform team, cross-functional teams, and vendors to deliver high quality board designs with a timely, successful release to production.

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Minimum qualifications

  • Experience with high-speed board/system design, logic design, schematic capture, component selection, board layout, and testing
  • Strong knowledge related to signal integrity, power design, thermal management
  • Experience with design of dense, high layer count PCBs
  • Expertise with schematic capture & layout tools
  • Experience importing new parts in EDA databases (footprints and symbols)
  • Experience in using lab/debug tools (e.g. logic analyzer, PCIe &/or I2C Analyzer, High-speed oscilloscopes, Traffic Generators, etc)
  • BS with 5+ years experience or equivalent

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with BOM management and Arena PLM
  • Technical knowledge and design/working experience with PCIe, DDR3/4 DRAM, Ethernet, serdes, I2C/SPI/MDIO 
  • Experience with CPLD/FPGA design and deployment
  • Lab bring-up, testing, and debugging (including board-related bring-up with software, familiarity with signal-integrity aspects, etc)
  • Working knowledge/experience with scripting (Python, PERL, TCL, etc)
  • EMI, materials, and safety compliance requirements/testing

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work/interact within a project team (hardware, software, asic, etc) to design boards and write system documentation
  • Work with vendors and the project team to accomplish component selection
  • Create and/or validate footprints and schematic symbols
  • Schematic capture using ORCAD and board layout using Allegro tools
  • Develop/document board/system hardware test plan working with team members
  • Contribute to board/system bring-up and system integration efforts
  • Develop test scripts as required in the project to help with testing.
  • Work with manufacturing through successful production/customer-shipments
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