Hardware Development Engineer 1

Fortinet   •  

Vancouver, BC

Industry: Software


Not Specified years

Posted 289 days ago

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Position Overview   Do you have a passion for circuit and PCB design and product development? Get some hands-on experience on our Hardware Team in Burnaby!  Fortinet has an opportunity for a junior Hardware Engineer to join for all aspects of the product development cycle including: definition, implementation and release to manufacturing of high speed networking security boards/ systems and Ethernet Switch products. This is a great opportunity to work on new products with various cross-functional teams. This position also offers great project and scope variety and includes the management of both in-house and joint development efforts with external vendors. You will also be involved with research, investigation, and definition of new areas of technology.   Job Responsibilities: 

  • Schematic design - including component selection, circuit capture, DRC check and PCBA BOM.
  • Board layout - including PCB stackup definition, component placement, detailed routing rule checking.
  • Design consideration for high frequency, high density, low noise and good DFX products.
  • Support the contract manufacturer or JDM partners for PCB gerber and manufacturing files.
  • Board bring up, design verification, system reliability validation and compliances tests.
  • Analyze and resolve the design issues in prototype stage to meet all specification requirements and delivery time to market.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

 Job Skills Required: 

  • Familiar with Schematic capture and PCB design tools, especially Cadence Orcad and Allegro PCB layout tool
  • Experienced in High-speed processors (such as Intel X86, Ethernetswitches) design and PCB board routing.
  • High speed signal integrity design knowledge.
  • Experienced with supporting the board manufacturer for circuit design, component placement, board routing and PCBA manufacturing.
  • Good lab skills and problem solving techniques.
  • Familiar with EMI/EMC requirements and how to mitigate related issues in design.
  • Knowledge of safety agency requirements and how to design for compliance is an asset.
  • Excellent communication skills among teams and with vendors
  • Self motivated and disciplined.

 Educational Requirements:  

  • Bachelors or Master degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science/Applied Science