Analog Hardware Engineer – EVH

Fender   •  

Scottsdale, AZ

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive

  •  

15+ years

Posted 46 days ago

The Analog Hardware Engineer – EVH is responsible for the design of audio equipment from initial circuit and mechanical concepts through release and manufacturing. This individual will ensure that designs meet Marketing requirements, as well as R&D design standards. This candidate will work with manufacturing and OEMs on new designs to assure manufacturability, provide technical support on products already in production, and develop new ideas for low-cost design principles and practices.

About the Job:

  • With very minimal supervision, design, analyze, construct and evaluate electronic analog audio circuits, ensuring that all design standards and Marketing requirements are maintained
  • Take the lead role in the design of mechanical components of audio products, making sure that all electronic and mechanical components and assemblies interface correctly
  • Communicate with Marketing and Manufacturing team members regarding design decisions and trade-offs. Obtain appropriate input to ensure the quality of the product design
  • With very minimal supervision, devise solutions to technical problems that arise in products in production. Create engineering change notices and other engineering documentation as necessary
  • Use CAD tools such as PCB layout software, schematic capture software, circuit simulation software, etc., to expedite and improve product designs
  • With some supervision, plan and schedule the activities necessary to complete complex long-term projects

What You Need:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering Technology or equivalent experience is required
  • 15+ years analog design experience with tube and solid-state amplifiers, including design for low noise and high-quality audio
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable safety, EMC and FCC standards
  • Ability to consistently adhere to sound design practices
  • Proficiency with standard electronics test equipment
  • Ability to construct electronic circuits using basic tools
  • Good technical and non-technical communications skills
  • Project planning skills
  • Be a team player who is extremely detail oriented
  • Experience in high volume consumer product design is a plus
  • Musical background is a plus