PCB Design Engineer | Onsite in San Diego in Del Mar, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

***PCB Design Engineer | Onsite in San Diego***

***6-8 month Contract to hire***

***Upto $145k NTE on conversion***

***US Citizenship Required***

***Should have or must be able to obtain Security Clearance***

***Follow a 9/80 work schedule with an off on alternate Friday's***

About our client:

Our client is one of San Diego's fastest growing Aerospace and Defense Company that has a diverse avionics portfolio for satellites, astronauts, and other space systems. Become part of this small, agile, well-funded and well-managed company that moves fast and minimizes organizational overhead. You will have unlimited potential for learning and growth as they target the latest technology, in a rapid, full-development cycle to provide innovative products to enable New Space. Everything you do will have an impact!!

Position Description:

The Senior Engineer PCB Designer responsibilities entail design and layout of printed circuit boards. This position requires expertise in using high-end CAD tools to implement new PCB technologies and processes for design of complex analog, digital, and power multi-layer circuit boards as required by product development teams. Duties include PCB design, layout, documentation, and support of in-house manufacturing processes and outside PCB fabrication.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Design and document complex printed circuit boards conforming to IPC and industry standards from schematics, parts lists, and functional requirements supplied by electrical and mechanical design team.
  • Interpret requirements for product electrical functionality, manufacturability, and regulatory agency compliance into PCB design implementations.
  • Generate all documentation required for release and production of PCB designs and provide subsequent Manufacturing support and revision through ECO process.
  • Provide expertise to optimize PCB designs and to resolve PCB design technical issues at PCB fabricators and contract manufacturers.
  • Maintain CAD library, including symbol, footprint generation, and database administration.
  • Establish PCB design standards, procedures, and guidelines, and assist with file maintenance and configuration control.
  • Participate in structured product development programs in a collaborative team environment, working within constraints of program schedules and cost.
  • Determine optimal multi-layer stackup, component placement, floor plan and routing feasibility studies.
  • Create and release documentation for PCB fabrication per company guidelines including but not limited to BOM, Gerbers/OBD++, pick and place, test point report, fabrication, and assembly drawings.
  • Route digital, analog, mixed signal, and power functions as per best industry practice.
  • Collaborate with electrical engineering group in PCB design reviews.
  • Create/modify ECAD library parts as needed by design engineers.
  • Participate in continual improvement activities involving design rules, design tools, etc.

Job Requirements

PCB designs