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Hardware Board Design Engineer

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 complex system/product (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 world.

As a Hardware Board Design Engineer, you will work with members of the platform/system team and other cross-functional teams to deliver high quality Board Design and timely, successful release to production.

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Minimum qualifications

  • Expertise with high-speed board/system design, logic design, schematic capture, board layout, and testing
  • Strong knowledge related to signal integrity, power design, thermal management, compliance requirements/testing
  • Strong experience with design of high-speed, dense, multi-layer PCBs, expertise with schematic capture & layout tools
  • Excellent technical knowledge & design/working experience with PCIe, DDR3/DDR4 DRAM, ethernet, serdes, I2C/SPI/MDIO 
  • Good Experience in using lab/debug tools (e.g. logic analyzer, PCIe &/or I2C Analyzer, High-speed oscilloscopes, Traffic Generators, etc)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering or in a related field
  • BS with 12+ years or MS with 10+ years experience

Preferred qualifications

  • Good knowledge related to processor - memory architectures/designs 
  • Experience with PLD/FPGA bring-up, testing/debugging (including board-related bring-up with software, familiarity with signal-integrity aspects, etc)
  • Working knowledge/experience with scripting (Python, PERL, TCL, etc)

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work/interact within a project team (hardware, software, asic, etc) and develop board and system documentation
  • Work with component vendors and the project team to accomplish component selection
  • Schematic capture using ORCAD and board layout using Allegro tools
  • Design board/system per requirements, work with the team during design, testing
  • 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 to successful production/customer-shipments
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