Senior Electronics Engineer

Rapid Global Business Solutions, Inc Elkhart , IN 46516

Posted 5 months ago

RGBSI, a leader in the staffing industry, is dedicated to providing the highest quality of services to our clients and employees. We are proud to be the primary staffing partner to top companies in the automotive, aerospace, IT, media & entertainment, sports, energy, and finance industries. As a result of our clients' continued growth, we are looking for energetic, personable professionals to partner with these leading US companies.

Job/Position Summary:

The engineer in this position will be responsible for providing technical design expertise to the new product development and launch function.

Will also be responsible for product design engineering and/or analysis support of certain product series in development/production phase.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

  • Create, maintain and analyze product design using Altium Designer

  • Provide design and development expertise from new concept idea to production implementation, including but not limited to schematic capture, circuit simulation, WCCA, board prototyping, PCB layout, generating Gerbers, design for manufacturability and board testing

  • Support selection and specification of electrical and electronics components

  • Conduct, coordinate and track electrical/electronic hardware failure analysis, root cause investigation and corrective implementation

  • Perform technical design review within the organization and with customers at concept, design validation and production sign-off stages

  • Manage electronics related technical documentation

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • In-depth understanding of BLDC motor commutation and control theory In-depth understanding of basic DC/DC power converter(s) physics and applications

  • In-depth understanding of power electronic components physics, simulation models and applications, including TVS, Zener diodes, Schottky diodes, BJTs, power MOSFETs

  • Proficient in one of the following simulation software: PSpice, LTSpice, MATLAB Simulink

  • Proficient in circuit schematic capture/PCB layout design CAD software (preferably Altium Designer)

  • Good understanding of PCB manufacturing process and design for manufacturability

  • Familiar with embedded system software design (preferably Microchip's dsPIC family)

  • Familiar with embedded C coding on 16-bit controller

  • Familiar with assembly coding

  • Hands-on experience in vehicle communication system including but not limited to CAN, LIN, SPI, both applications and implementation on the embedded software level

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree (or above) in Electrical Engineering or related engineering disciplines
  • 5+ years of progressive electronic/electrical components, circuits and systems design engineering experience in the automotive or related industry
  • 5+ years of electrical/electronic circuit simulation and control analysis, preferably on automotive electrical power systems
  • 5+ years of electronic embedded system hardware and software controls experience in the automotive or related industry
  • 5+ years of automotive electronics printed circuit board manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation and testing activities

Physical Demands:

  • 6+ hours a day sitting at desk and working with computer screen

  • Exert up to 20 lbs. of force to occasionally lift electrical testing equipment/electronic hardware

  • Occasionally attend meetings at night (after 7:00PM), and/or early morning (before 6:00AM)

  • Occasionally work over the weekend Occasionally travel overseas

Working Environment:

  • Standard office cubicle

  • Standard electronics testing lab

We offer attractive, competitive compensation and benefits including, medical, dental, vision, longevity bonus, holidays, 401k, Short Term Disability, AD&D and Tuition Reimbursement. If you take pride in your work and are committed to personal and professional success we want to talk to you. Please visit www.rgbsi.com to learn more.

RGBSI is a Multi-National Corporation headquartered in Troy, MI with branches throughout the USA, Canada, China, Germany, Mexico, Singapore, UK, and India.


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