Electronics Hardware Design Engineer

Job Description

Position Overview

"Are you ready to design and create factory automation equipment for machine and systems that safely automate our world?"

Participates in the development of electronic hardware for embedded controllers and input / output devices used in industrial control products.


The engineer will analyze, design, troubleshoot, and implement electronic hardware solutions, design to rigorous industry standards, plus review and create process and design documents for automation products, supporting both existing designs (updates and redesigns) and potential new designs.

The engineer works on a team that is responsible for implementation of detailed electronic designs and supervising generation of schematics, component selection, engineering specifications, and PCB designs.

The engineer will collaborate with international Research & Development team on similar products and with international factory teams during development and production phases. The position reports to the Functional Safety Engineering Project Manager and works with the team in which work is assigned under the direction of the Hardware Technical Lead Engineer.

  • Design and analysis of digital and analog electronic circuit (for example, microprocessors, transistors, comparators, operational amplifiers, logic gates, linear regulators, switching regulators).
  • Participate in writing design documents, test procedures, and test reports.
  • Participate in the aspects of EMI/EMC testing, analysis, and aspects of remediation techniques. Collaborate with Type testing for prompt resolution of problem reports.
  • Perform technical analysis.
  • Able to proficiently operate the typical electronic measurement and analysis lab equipment (for example, oscilloscope, meters, analyzers, power supplies).
  • Create and adhere to project schedules and requirements.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • 0-5 years of direct experience in design electronic hardware with embedded controllers and input / output devices.
  • 5% domestic or international travel.
  • Familiarity in the use of CAD tools for schematic capture.
  • Knowledgeable in the use of circuit simulation tools (SPICE).
  • Good work-ethic and attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Strong quality orientation with the ability to improve existing processes and approaches.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experiences

  • Demonstrates good interpersonal, communication, and teamwork skills. Lead and train technicians as you grow in knowledge and expertise.
  • Familiarity with Automation engineering system like Siemens TIA Portal - including Fundamental LAD and SCL language programming, is a plus.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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