Altium Engineer in Kent, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Our client has an immediate opening for a PCB Library Engineer.  They are the world leader in Cabin Management and In-Flight entertainment systems for VIP aircraft and are a highly vertically integrated company that produces virtually all our products in their plant.  This client serves a worldwide base of customers with state-of-the-art products.

PCB Library Engineer

Kent, WA

Direct Hire

Pay – DOE

Job Function/Purpose:

Develop and maintain processes associated with the Altium suite of development tools.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create Printed Circuit Board (PCB) layout designs to implement electrical circuit designs using Altium
  • Support PCB manufacturing vendors as required, to facilitate effective PCB assembly and test
  • Evaluate design requirements for product realization working with electrical and mechanical engineers
  • Perform analysis as required to confirm design compliance
  • Suggesting routing strategies and circuit enhancements on complex PCB designs
  • Encourages coordination between internal departments including other engineering disciplines and manufacturing
  • Create a complete PCB documentation package including fabrication and assembly drawings, part lists, and schematic diagrams
  • Maintain library of electronic components used in designs
  • Develop processes for standardizing schematic entry, unit level designs, PCB layout and documentation
  • Administer and maintain the Altium suite of development tools including servers and databases

Job Requirements:

Education - BS degree in an Engineering related field

Experience - Must have 5+ years in a PCB Design/Engineering using Altium


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Strong knowledge of the following:

  • Design for manufacturability
  • Electrical schematic diagrams
  • Design for low EMI
  • High speed and differential digital designs
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment with diverse, multifunctional teams

Knowledge of the following a plus:

  • Rapid prototyping
  • Mechanical component specification

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly.  Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.  Direct inquiries only (no 3rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.