PCB Designer - Altium REQUIRED

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 3/13/2017
Job ID: 02461071
Job Description
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Our client is a well established manufacturer of hardware and software products used in the data center. 

They offer a fantastic work environment, exceptional compensation and the best career advancement track record of any company I've ever worked with (this is a 20 year client).

Due to the seemingly never ending growth of the company, they have an immediate need to attract a PCB Design Engineer to their team who will

- Drive evolution of corporate PCB design standards by keeping current on underlying PCB materials technology, fabrication and assembly processes and their application in new products.
- Conduct design feasibility studies to identify layout-related trade-offs on packaging, cost, manufacturing and system performance for the engineering design team.
- Understand regulatory requirements and work with electrical design and compliance engineers to meet applicable standards, including FCC, UL and IEC.
- Own the responsibility of final design packages which include output file checks and the generation of fabrication and assembly documentation.

- US Citizen or Permanent Resident
- Expertise using Altium
- Proven PCB designer with experience in high voltage analog design, low voltage sensor signals and high speed digital design.
- Familiar with impedance controlled circuits, layer stack-up trade-offs and panel optimization.
- Ability to implement PCB design constraints driven from lists or schematics.
- Must have actual DFM/DFT experience including the ability to make compromises between manufacturability, test and electrical requirements.
- Up-to-date knowledge of IPC standards and their application.
- Ability to identify and resolve mechanical issues as related to PCB design.
- Experience creating library components and managing libraries including 3D models of parts and PCBs to support accurate mechanical integration.
- Must have a solid understanding of basic electronic circuitry and basic electromagnetics.