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EMC Engineer in Highland, IL at NextGen

Date Posted: 9/1/2018

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Job Description

EMC Engineer - Senior Level


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.