Hardware Engineer

  • Location:
    Austin, Texas, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Hardware
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

In order to pursue an aggressive product development roadmap, the EAS Fixed Switching development team is looking to add a strong, highly-motivated Hardware Engineer in the Austin, Texas development site.  For this role we are looking for a candidate that can:

● Work in a team environment to architect, design, develop, and release Ethernet Switching systems.

● Work with Marketing to understand and prioritize Customer requirements.

● Partner with Software, ASIC Development, HW Qualification, and Manufacturing teams.

● Utilize a comprehensive cross-functional development methodology that ensures the robustness of the product, with a focus on high reliability and customer satisfaction.


Desired Skills:

● Extremely motivated, passionate individual, who has a strong desire to be a team player.

● Basic working knowledge of Board Design tools: Cadence Concept/Allegro

● Excellent communication skills. Ability to express complex technological concepts, influence others, and emphasize cooperation within a team environment.

● Demonstrated ability to consistently meet or beat deadlines.

● Desire to go "the extra mile" to successfully complete development & support activities.


Minimum Qualifications:

● Basic Knowledge of system level lab bring up and design validation.

● Basic knowledge of high speed design signal integrity issues, power distribution techniques, and CPU subsystem design challenges.

● BSEE and 6+ years experience or MSEE and 2+ years experience

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