Board Design Engineer

San Jose, CA
Posted 2 years ago

Job Summary

We are looking for experienced board design engineers to develop high speed (10 Ghz+) , high layer count boards for a high-performance computational storage multi-blade appliances.



Responsibilities include end to end hardware design including, but not limited to:

  • Creating Hardware Functional Specifications
  • Schematic Capturing
  • Selecting and Qualifying Components while working with components vendors
  • Work closely with Layout engineer specifying and monitoring layout guidelines
  • Performing boards bring up and validation (EVT, DVT, PVT) while working closely with CMs
  • Working closely with software/firmware/ mechanical engineers supporting continuation engineering and new designs activities.



  • Proven track record of designing and producing complex high-density PCB boards/blades
  • Minimum BSEE with 8 -15 years of relevant design experience
  • Experience designing Networking, Compute or Storage Hardware products with working hands-on knowledge of Intel, AMD and ARM CPUs, PCIe and Ethernet switching / PHY silicon, DDR3/4 memory subsystems, on-boards multi rails VRMs including an understanding of “hot plug” specific.
  • Strong knowledge of SI/PI, board stack-up, with hand-on knowledge of lab bring up and debug
  • Experience interacting with mechanical, software/FW and manufacture engineers and vendors as well as OEM/ODM/CMs teams.
  • FPGA / CPLD design experience, knowledge of Verilog is highly desirable
  • Take the project from concept and deliver production ready boards
  • Must be a self-starter, motivated and creative
  • Be able to work in a startup environment with minimal supervision
  • Experience in compliance and functional testing, thermal analyzes and tests.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing process while designing for the DFT and DFM.
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills.

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