Senior Electrical Engineer

Posted a month ago
Main Location
Redmond, WA, United States
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Are you passionate about building cool devices and technologies?

 

We focus on bringing to life Microsoft experiences with touch first computing. A fundamental part of our strategy is having desirable and powerful devices that enable the experiences people want and elicit their excitement. Creating these devices involves a close partnership between hardware and software engineers, designers, and manufacturing.

 

We are currently building the next generation and we need you!

Responsibilities
  • Develop, design, and implement electrical solutions for consumer electronic products including but not limited to schematic capture, part selection, PCB layout, analysis and validation of prototype systems that meet the goals of the product while managing constraints in space, time, cost, performance, power, signal integrity, timing margins, and manufacturing. 
  • Direct and coordinate electrical engineering services as required. 
  • Collaborate with design, firmware, compliance, mechanical engineering, and many other engineering and design disciplines to optimize the overall system of the product. 
  • Develop project documentation including specifications, schematic diagrams, PCB layouts, schedules and presentations to fully capture and communicate the electrical design to achieve the projects goals.
Qualifications
  • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
  • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
  • Requires strong design skills, managing through ambiguity, and technical problem solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Experience using Cadence schematic capture and Allegro layout design tools.
  • Excellent project management, communication and teamwork skills required.
  • Demonstrated ownership of multiple sub-systems and/or a complete product and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products. (Complex = smart phone/PC.)
  • Factory bring up and support experience is needed.
  • Knowledge of Board mounted power design is preferred.

 

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.  We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

 

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Senior Electrical Engineer
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