Principal Electrical Engineer - Hardware in Charlotte, NC

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

InVue   •  

Charlotte, NC 28202

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


11 - 15 years

Posted 66 days ago

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The Principal Electrical Engineer for Hardware Development will architect, design and develop innovative new products in a fast-paced environment and act as the technical lead across multiple projects. They will lead a team of Electrical Engineers and mentor and manage their day-to-day work. Design challenges at InVue include very small form factor, very low power, analog sensing, wired and wireless power delivery, user interaction and feedback, wired and wireless communication as well as applicable future technologies in consumer type applications.


  • Architect systems and design board-level solutions, with an emphasis on schematic design, component selection that support target cost of the product, PCB floor planning of analog and digital circuits, and design testing/debugging.
  • Mentor engineers and manage day-to-day tasks.
  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Industrial Designers, and Engineers in order to deliver products that differentiate InVue in the market.
  • Provide product cost/capability benefit analysis to Product Managers to ensure the best final solution.
  • Author and assist with Product Requirements Documents and Technical Requirements Documents for well-organized product development.
  • Circuit design is supported by analytical calculations and simulation.
  • Responsible for hands-on design, review, prototyping, bring-up, debugging, verification and validation testing as well as manufacturing start-up support.
  • Develop product qualification plans as well as manufacturing test plans to be used by both internal technicians and manufacturing partners.
  • Review product test methods, fixtures and results from both internal and partner technicians for test efficacy and product qualification.
  • Work with sustaining and compliance teams to ensure long term support of worldwide products.
  • Implement product improvements to improve manufacturability and overall product cost


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and 10 + years of relevant experience are required.
  • History of designing from blank page, developing break through solutions, and delivering products and platforms that create revenue and profit.
  • Technical leadership experience with history of managing other engineers
  • Proven track record to develop, debug, verify and characterize the designs
  • Cleverness with very small form factor, elegant designs for high volume applications.
  • Skilled with low power designs, analog sensing, data conversion, battery charging and DC power conversion.
  • Experience with wireless systems for communication and power delivery.
  • Ability to deliver while handling multiple product priorities.
  • Experience with FCC, CE, and other regulatory standards.

Valid Through: 2019-9-9