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Electronic Design Engineer

Job ID: 7337


Our client is a mid-size highly niched global company who designs and manufactures leading audio visual, mobile communication devices, automotive, and electronics with a full line of electronic components, remote controls, and touch panels, as well as a variety of custom products that require a high level of precision, performance, and reliability. As a result of aggressive growth in the electric automotive sector, they are in need of a Senior Electronic Design Engineer who will be a key contributor to a R&D Design Engineering team in their large state-of-the-art Tijuana Manufacturing and R&D site who is successfully designing world class electronic products for OEMs on a global scale.  Positions reports to the R&D Electronic Design Engineering Supervisor.


Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop  electronic products based on customer requirements:
  • Leads electrical design of product during the different stages of product according to APQP methodology.
  • Create product specifications based on customer requirements.
  • Create Schematic and  BOM based on specifications and designs PCB layout following PCB outlines and component placement given by mechanical designer.
  • Evaluate prototypes of designed circuits and  parts, reporting  the  gaps between product spec and  product performance, and  works on effective and efficient improvements  to gaps reported.
  • Work with PCB  suppliers to solve technical questions (TQ/EQ)
  • Contact  suppliers to identify and/or develop special  components based on product function requirement: example, special LCD/Battery/Sensor/Antenna.
  • Define product inspection specifications based on specifications and  product performance.
  • Participate in face-to-face meeting with customer and  prepares presentation  materials  as needed.
  • Participate in DFMEA ,  DR ( Design Review)  and DFM(Design Review for Manufacturability) activity with design teams (mechanical and electrical) ,  Manufacturing Engineering ,  QC, and  manufacturers.
  • Makes sure  that his/her  deliverables occur in time, within specs , and  within budget.
  • Create documentation to introduce new products to mass production: BOMS/Component Specs/Custom Part Specs/Product Specs/Assembly drawings/Schematics/PCB Layouts and artworks.
  • Provide technical  support to factory  areas ( Production, Material Control, QC) to sustain design in production.
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing engineering team and  quality to do  root cause analysis of product and electrical testing in production floor.
  • Propose alternative components  to product BOMs to support  material control team based on Engineering change request.
  • Participate with  Material control and Sales in  RFQs process  ( Request for quotations) to get new business.
  • Participate in the  RFQ ( Request for Quotation ) process as needed, by creating block diagram, BOMs ,sketches, schematics, and presentations for product concepts.
  • Participate in face-to-face meeting with customer to discuss technical requirements of a quoted product and  prepares presentation materials as needed.


Experience, Qualifications and Education:

  • 3-5 years of experience in product design from automotive/consumer electronics/medical devices or similar industry background.
  • Master or Bachelor’s in Engineering : Radio Frequency, Electronics, Mechatronics, Automotive Systems, Bionic, Control and automation, Computer science, or similar.
  • IATF 16949 Core tools training preferred.

Important Skills (Mandatory):

  • Schematics and  PCB layout creation using Altium Designer/Mentor Graphics Pads software or others.
  • Create product designs (block diagrams/BOMs ) based on customer requirement/specification.
  • Instrument utilization: Network Analyzer, Analog and Digital Signal generators,  Vector Signal Analyzer, Oscilloscope, Logic analyzer, Protocol Tester.
  • Familiarity with serial  communications:  Uart, I2C, SPI, LIN.
  • Successful root cause analysis of electronic circuits/systems.

Bonus Skills (Not Mandatory):

  • Designs PCB  antenna  using Ansys simulator software (or other), reducing the number of prototype cycles needed to achieve expected performance.
  • Works with certification labs to get agency approvals such as  FCC, IC, CE, Arib, others.
  • PCB antenna design and simulations  using HFSS.
  • Component antenna ( chip/Flex ) antenna selection for 2.4 GHz bands.
  • RF matching  network design.
  • Antenna design measurement/characterization (gain, EIRP, radiation pattern, efficiency)
  • Radio Transceiver measurements:   Sensitivity, RF power conduced and  radiated.
  • Familiarity with any specific RF transceiver evaluation tools.
  • Knowledge of Labview/Phyton/other for test automation is a plus.
  • Basic knowledge of C for embedded

Software Skills:

  • Altium Designer/ Mentor Pads  (PCB/Schematic).
  • Electrical circuit simulation (Multisim, other).
  • MS Office.
  • Ansys HFSS software (Not Mandatory).
  • Teraterm/Hyperterm.

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