Electrical Engineer IV, Staff in Scottsdale, AZ at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

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Job Title
Electrical Engineer IV, Staff

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Job Summary
As announced this spring, Benchmark Electronics is relocating its corporate headquarters to and building an Engineering Design Center of Excellence in Tempe, AZ. This design center will provide IoT (Internet of Things) infrastructure and interconnect of sensors solutions for our customers in military, medical, and industrial market segments, growing to greater than 200 employees in about 3 years. If you want to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment then this is the place for you. The IoT group has a small company feel, but also enjoys the stability of a big company as Benchmark has almost 10,000 employees worldwide. In the IoT group, every employee goes above and beyond and makes a huge impact into the success of the company. As such, each employee will be held to a high bar; we hire and expect the best. This means we expect employees to deliver results with a sense of urgency with high energy and enthusiasm, continually push past the status quo to innovate new ideas and solutions and find the balance between collaborative and individual contribution.

Essential Functions and Competencies

Skills: Required:
• BS in Electrical Engineering
• 3-5 years of relative experience
• 3+ years of experience using schematic capture/PCB layout tools (Altium or Cadence preferred)
• Knowledge in RF system engineering including antenna and RF transceivers integration (PCBA integrated & off board antenna)
• Knowledge of digital & analog interfacing (USART, SPI, I2C, I2S, GPIO, PWM, and LVDS)
• Knowledge in power management and analysis Preferred:
• Basic understanding of C/C++, Python, or other relative languages
• Strong experience in wireless networking (for example WiFi, 802.11, Zigbee, Bluetooth, BLE, 802.15, UWB, Wireless Mesh, etc.)
• Understanding of development using microcontrollers and various programming languages (i.e., Assembly, C, C++, etc).
• Experience with IoT devices is a big plus
Qualifications / Education / Experience
General duties for this role include but are not limited to writing specifications, architecture, design and implementation of broad range of systems and products including: embedded sensor networks (IOT), wireless networks, signal processing systems, low power consumer-grade devices and industrial products. The employee will also be expected to branch out of their comfort zone if the need arises to fill roles not yet filled, and so a fearless, ambitious, and dynamic individual is highly desired. The primary focus for this role will be to drive hardware development of IoT devices. Examples are developing the design of embedded connectivity devices, design rapid prototypes to test new IoT solutions, and work with senior engineers to provide unique IoT solutions.

Job Category
Design Engineering
Job Location
Design Center of Excellence AZ, USA

Pay Type
Travel Requirement
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