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Senior Hardware Design Engineer

RKI Instruments, Inc.
Union City, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Growing gas detection company seeks a well-rounded electrical engineer with strong embedded software and hardware design skills that will help us design our next generation of products. Job duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Generate PCB schematics, PCB design and/or supervise PCB design
  • Work closely with other departments (mechanical, software, production, etc.) to support ongoing design tasks and projects; coordinate efforts as needed to achieve project deadlines
  • Generate technical drawings and bills of material
  • Troubleshoot and support existing product lines, as needed
  • Other tasks to be assigned, as needed

Required Skills:

  • BSEE required
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in hardware instrumentation design
  • Proficiency with Altium Designer required
  • Familiar with board bring up and lab environment
  • Strong understanding of digital circuit design and theories
  • Strong knowledge of digital system including a high-level understanding of how microprocessors, power conversion, control circuits, and high-speed data/clock lines operate
  • Solid understanding of electronic circuits and overall interface protocols as a background for board level understanding
  • Mixed signal electronics design for industrial systems with microcontrollers interfaced to LCD’s
  • Working knowledge of embedded firmware for microcontrollers like STM32F4, ATSAME70, legacy PSoC, and ARM platforms in C & C++
  • Experience with embedded firmware for 8 and 32-bit platforms
  • Proficient with small signal analog design
  • Proficient in grounding techniques, noise shielding, and EMI attenuation
  • Experience designing PCB’s that were part of products submitted to approval agencies like CSA, UL, and European Notified Bodies for intrinsic safety or explosion proof evaluation
  • Optical Experience a plus

Compensation is dependent on experience. We offer competitive salaries, 401K program, and a stimulating work environment.

Company Description
RKI Instruments, Inc., an innovative gas detection company located in Union City, CA.

RKI Instruments, Inc.


33248 Central Avenue

Union City, CA