Sr. Hardware Design Engineer

Super Micro Computer   •  

San Jose, CA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 177 days ago

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Supermicro is seeking an experienced Hardware Design Engineer for add-on cards, backplane and Intel server motherboards. The ideal candidate must have solid design and development background. This position will be based out of our headquarters in San Jose, CA.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The job responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Measure signal quality using high speed digital scope
  • Design, development, schematics capture, layout check, debug and test of hardware PCB
  • Research, analyze and recommend new product design approaches
  • Project planning, design resource managing, schedule controlling and work to meet TTM (Time to Market), cost and product quality
  • Evaluate current and future field implementations and recommend design modifications or enhancements to eliminate design roadblocks, or improve product performance


  • Familiar with Signal Integrity, eye diagram, transmission line and EMI in reality and theory
  • MSEE or BSEE with 5 years of hands-on experience
  • Knowledge of Intel server MB
  • Familiar with Multi-phase VRM, high speed signal handling (USB/SATA/SAS/QPI) and DDR4/DDR3 memory
  • Wide knowledge of PCB layout, Signals Integrity and simulation
  • Can use high speed oscilloscope, I2C bus analyzer and lab tools
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Self-motivated, team player with ability to work in fast-paced environment

About Super Micro Computer, Inc.

          Supermicro® (NASDAQ: SMCI) is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.\