Principal Embedded Hardware Design Engineer

KForce   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 95 days ago

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Kforce has a client that is seeking a Principal Embedded Hardware Design Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona (AZ). Summary: This business unit develops and manufactures secure, rugged, dense electronics products for the defense and national. A high degree of skill with embedded systems with emphasis on memory architectures and interface requirements is needed. Essential Job Functions:

  • Creatively design, develop, and test/verify complex circuits, modules, or systems to meet customer and market requirements
  • Apply engineering skills including analysis, investigation, and simulation
  • Create well-documented, structured hardware that delivers required functionality
  • Compile and evaluate design and test data and prepare technical specifications as needed
  • Record and report progress with periodic status reports
  • Measure performance of Embedded subsystems or systems
  • Contribute to technical aspects of a project
  • Work is independent and collaborative in nature
  • Update knowledge and skills to keep up with rapid advancements in embedded design
  • Provide technical support to Designers, Marketing, and Sales Departments, Suppliers, Engineers, and other Team Members throughout the product development and implementation process as needed


  • BS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering; Masters' degreepreferred with emphasis on Digital Design
  • 10 years of related work experience
  • Experience with embedded hardware design (Microprocessors and/or Microcontrollers is required
  • Exceptional ability to exercise judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions
  • Ability to make technical decisions in the context of business needs and expectations
  • Ability to mentor lower level engineers
  • Ability to work as part of a team or as a single contributor and deliver timely, high quality results
  • Applicants must be fully authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government securityinvestigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Physics, or Electrical Engineering is a plus
  • Experience with modeling, simulation and code generation is a plus
  • Experience with Memory architectures and interfaces is a plus such as DDR, DRAM, Flash, etc.
  • Experience in Analog Design is a plus
  • Direct experience with Memory design and Applications is a plus
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology is preferred
  • Previous demonstrations of Thought Leadership in the embedded controller and/or memory product areas

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexualorientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

JobID: 1753103-WQG