Hardware Engineer in Eden Prairie, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 4/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
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  • Pay Rate
    $100000.0 - $120000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Hardware Engineer (direct-hire) Minneapolis, MN

We have partnered with an OEM company in search of a Hardware Engineer! In this role you would be responsible for developing & marketing 4G based wireless routers, heavy equipment telematics devices and cloud-based network service applications. OEM Groups network service applications are built on an open-source software platform that provides wireless network, router/device management services for enterprise applications in the heavy equipment and commercial fleet markets. The routers, telematics devices and network provide highly reliable, 24/7 solutions that are used by tier-one OEM and enterprise customers throughout the world.


  • Lead a small team of Hardware (HW) Engineers working on multiple products 
  • Work with Project Management to develop project plans
  • Drive Hardware (HW) development to meet project timelines and requirements
  • Work closely with other organizations on product realization
  • Work with Operations on maintenance of existing products
  • Turn requirements and high-level designs into working products
  • Execute testing and troubleshooting at all levels of the hardware and product development process
  • Develop and maintain technical documentation
  • Mentor less senior team members


  • Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical degree
  • At least 5 years of experience in design, development, and debugging of hardware
  • Proficient with schematic capture and layout

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Cellular 2G/3G/4G (LTE) wireless protocols
  • Understanding of embedded Linux systems
  • Designing product to meet EMC regulatory requirements such as FCC/IC and CE
  • Experience in creating and maintaining design documentation including requirement specification, HW design validation plans, detailed validation reports, DFMEAs, etc.
  • Experience in leading small Hardware (HW) Team
  • Experience with wireless protocols such as Bluetooth, Zigbee, and WiFi
  • Experience in IP 
  • Knowledge of APQP principles and application to product development methodologies
  • Experience with high volume manufacturing and product development life cycle – from requirements to integration and testing

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer