Senior Electrical Engineer in Torrance, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/24/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Torrance, CA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $110000.0 - $120000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking an experienced Sr. Electrical Engineer for a client in the Carson, CA area. This candidate will support the development of electromechanical instruments by providing electrical engineering expertise to development team via board and logic circuit designs.

Engineering Activities

  • Designs and develops of medical electrical and electronic analog/digital circuits, while meeting product specifications in a timely manner.
  • Designs and programs FPGA, CPLD related circuits.
  • Conducts product testing, evaluation and validation.
  • Conducts FMEA failure analysis of instrument problems and recommends possible remedy.
  • Maintains product documentation to assure correct configuration.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management.
  • Plans, coordinates and prepares reports, surveys, research information and any special requests made by management.
  • Evaluates failures to determine causes of problems and probability of failures.
  • Implements methods and procedures for document control and security.
  • Assists in editing operator and service manuals.
  • Provides engineering support to Instrument Service and Technical Support Departments.
  • Suggests improvement in departmental work processes and procedures.


  • BA or BS degree in electrical engineering, electronic engineering, computer science or related field and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Master’s degree preferred.

Experience & Minimum Qualifications

  • Seven (7) years of product development experience in analog/digital circuit design and in system integration. 
  • Previous medical device design experience is a plus.
  • 5+ years of experience in design and development of Embedded applications, including robotic automations, temperature controls, GUI and hardware sensors, actuators interfaces
  • Demonstrated experience with Schematic entry, PCB layout, FPGA, CPLD, simulation and AutoCAD CAD tools.
  • Demonstrated experience with Oscilloscope, Logic analyzer, spectrum analyzer, multi-meter, data logger, etc. tools
  • Demonstrated experience preparing technical documentations, test plans, test protocols, perform tests and write reports.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.