Electronic ( Hardware ) Design Engineer

8 - 10 years experience  •  Electronics

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17
Novi, MI
8 - 10 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17


Duties include hardware design of industrial low voltage embedded circuit solutions, schematic design and capture, PCB layout, troubleshooting of design issues as well as regulatory/certification process and engineering support throughout the product life cycle.  


  • Design, develop circuit and PCB layouts for SMT & Through Hole applications for Industrial control low power I/O devices, solenoid coil drivercircuits and industrialnetwork communication applications
  • Circuit design to CE EMI/EMC testing standards (e.g. EN 55011-1998, IEC 61000-4, IEC 61000-6, etc…)
  • Create component specification and hardware test specification based on required parameter, performance and cost criteria
  • Interface with firmware design/development team and mechanicalengineering team
  • Provide post production support by identifying complex technical issues, evaluating options and implementing solutions
  • Specify appropriate test equipment and engineering tools
  • Contribute to cost reduction programs of existing product designs
  • Contribute new and innovative ideas to rapidly evolving business development activities


  • BSEE/ BSEET/ BSCE with at least 7 years’ experience or 10+ years of equivalent experience
  • Digital design experience including logic, microcontrollers, SPI, I2C, RS485, etc…
  • Microchip PIC family, MPLAB, Atmel AVR, Freescale, ARM, ColdFire, SoC, etc…
  • Experience with schematics, component data sheets and electronic test equipment.
  • Altium Schematic Capture and Layout tools
  • Analog design experience including active/passive filters, amplifiers, 0 -10V, 4-20mA, etc…
  • Switching power supply circuits
  • FPGA design using VHDL helpful
  • Knowledge of C/C++ language in embedded environments helpful
  • Knowledge of industrialnetworks (EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, DeviceNet, Profibus-DP, EtherCAT, etc…) a definite plus
  • Circuit simulation experience a plus
  • Proven track record of designing and analyzing electronic and embedded solutions including ability to perform electronic design calculations
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks effectively and efficiently.
  • Ability to respond and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills are a must.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.


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