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Senior Hardware Engineer in Novi, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 3/17/2018

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    Novi, MI
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Job Description

Senior Hardware Engineer
Novi, MI


Our client is a start-up medical device company who is looking to add a detail-oriented and professional Senior Hardware Engineer. This individual will be responsible for assignments including analog/digital circuit design/simulation, PCB schematic/layout generation, design for reliability, serviceability and manufacturability, electrical system testing, and documentation.

Senior Hardware Engineer must have 5+ years of experience and cradle to grave design, development, and testing of electronic embedded hardware in a regulated environment

Senior Hardware Engineer Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years’ professional experience in electronic hardware engineering department, especially in an FDA regulated environment
  • Extensive work experience with EDA software tools for PCB schematic and layout design. Altium Designer is preferred
  • Hands-on experience with lab equipment such as oscilloscope, power supplies, and spectrum analyzers etc.
  • Extensive troubleshooting experience, determining causes of failures on circuit boards down to component level and methods of correction
  • Design experience with Microprocessor (PIC, AVR, ARM) and RTL coding using VHDL/Verilog for FPGA
  • Experience with developing hardware, verification/validation requirements and specification document
  • Experience working in Linux environment is a plus
  • Profound knowledge in Analog/Digital circuit design
  • Work knowledge in Digital communication interfaces (PCIe express, I2C, SPI, USB, Ethernet, etc.)
  • Proficient in Schematic capture and PCB layout
  • Work knowledge and familiarity with EMI/ESD design and high reliability electronics design
  • Skills in soldering/de-soldering PCB components
  • Technical writing skills for documentation
  • Highly motivated self-starter capable of working independently
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work towards long term goals
  • Excellent teamwork and people skills

Senior Hardware Engineer Description:

  • Work on assigned tasks on key projects, directed by supervising manager and/or program management
  • Design digital, analog and mixed signal circuits including schematic/layout creation and validation, component selection and BOM creation
  • Develop hardware electronics by updating existing and implementing new functionalities
  • Document all aspects of the development process; collaborate with cross functional groups to bring product from prototype through production
  • Develop, perform and Document component and PCB bring-up test process, procedures and V&V protocols, and generate test reports
  • Develop hardware/software to support the automation of the testing process
  • Support and/or direct lab engineering staff (including technicians) on laboratory activities


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

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