Sr. Principal PCB Design Engineer

7005 Southfront Rd
Livermore, CA 94551
United States


Job Description

Job Description

  • Perform PCB physical layout (parts placement, routing, trace length adjustment, verification etc.)

  • Apply PCB electrical knowledge (high-speed design, RF, and power) to meet project requirements

  • Design for manufacturability – work with PCB suppliers, apply best industry practices to reduce cost and maximize PCB yield

  • Verify new internal design tools and feedback to development team

  • Develop design processes to reduce design cycle-time and defects and improve product performance.

  • Create design documents and training



  • Bachelor's Degree in electrical engineering with minimum 4 years relevant experience

  • Diploma holders with minimum 5 years relevant PCB design experience will be considered

  • PCB Design Experience with significant portion involving analog and mixed-signal PCB design, and interfacing PCB Fab houses to improve manufacturability.

  • Experience in designs utilizing blind, buried and micro vias would be advantageous.

  • Working knowledge in logical net-listings, schematics usage, electrical and routing rules creation, signal and power integrity optimization

  • Proficient in Cadence Allegro/ Valor and/or PAD Power PCB

  • RF, back plane, electrical package design/routing experiences, related experience in a semiconductor testing environment, ATE industry are advantages

  • Detailed and team oriented

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to consistently meets committed project deadlines

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

  • Willing to perform shift work when required