Job Title : Senior CAD/PCB Design Engineer
Location : Menlo Park, CA
Duration : 6 Months
Design and development of complex detailed rigid, semi-rigid, and flexible printed circuits using CAD and CAE tools.
Create part footprint in conjunction with PCB Librarian.
Take responsibility for PCB outline and layer setup; component placement and signal routing.
Interface with board fabrication vendor to select and use correct impedance rules, DFM and DFT rulesets.
Work with hardware engineers, PCB designers and fabricators for development and sustainability of actual products.
Keep up with, and develop comprehensive knowledge of, industry standards and technologies.
Proactive in implementing new PCB technologies and processes.
Experience with mechanical design.
Experienced with state of the art PCB design tools and methodology.
Experience with Cadence and Allegro tools.
Proficient with high-speed board designs or layouts; familiar with high density ball-grid array's (BGA), and blind and buried via's.
Familiarity with all phases of hardware development including: schematic entry, manually generated constraints, requirements of the constraints and board layout.
Motivated self-starter with strong organizational and effective written and verbal communication skills.