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EMC Engineer in Highland, IL at NextGen

Date Posted: 11/1/2018

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Job Description

EMC Engineer - Senior Level

Description

With little assistance, design the Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) portion of products. Reports to: Engineering Manager

Essential Duties

  • Assist in establishing EMC design criteria to meet customer requirements.
  • Design EMC portion of products per design specification, sales design data, or individual customer specification.
  • Research and stay current with the latest EMC regulatory standards.
  • Recommend, maintain, and utilize EMC-based software to aid in design of the EMC portion of products.
  • Coordinate activities of printed circuit board designers related to EMC portion of the design.
  • Direct the work of other engineers and technicians assigned to a particular job or project.
  • Evaluate design concepts through theoretical analysis, breadboard, and prototype phases, having design reviews as necessary.
  • Recommend and operate EMC lab equipment required for in-house compliance testing.
  • Record design and test data.
  • After design has been confirmed, release to the Mechanical Engineering group with approved schematics and stress information.
  • Use standard parts when possible and supply stress information for all EMC related components in design.
  • Write theory of operation.
  • Verify correctness of final schematics, printed circuit boards, and bill of material.
  • Assist the Technical Writer to write the manual and product bulletin on products designed.
  • Estimate material and engineering effort required on jobs being quoted.
  • Maintain current engineering estimate sheets and work schedules.
  • Generate quotes in response to Sales and Marketing inputs.
  • Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) degree or equivalent.
  • Six years of electrical design experience in the EMC field.
  • Embedded hardware design experience.
  • Travel as required for training, support of project tasks, product issues, or other design or job related needs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.