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Senior Hardware Engineer - Automotive

Date:  03-Jul-2022
Location:  Illinois
State:  Peor
Country:  US
Company:  LTTS

Job Biography

An expert with technical knowledge towards project planning and execution displaying strong leadership skills to deliver on customer expectations

Job Purpose

The scope of the role is centred on providing technical solutions by analysing the requirements and feasible solutions for the assigned projects. Responsibilities include excellent design and development/ verification and validation skill, technical leadership, contribution to project planning, supervising execution to meet quality requirements and customer expectations

Education

Engineering Graduate
Diploma Engineers

Preferred Education

Masters in Engineering/M.Tech

Experience

7 -10 Years

Certifications

Impact and Influence

  • Impacts execution and delivery of projects by applying comprehensive knowledge of area of specialization
  • Impacts customer satisfaction with contribution towards successful delivery of projects
  • Influences competency of the team through well-developed technical and leadership qualities

Impacts business growth by providing solutions with appropriate technology choice

Principal Accountabilities (A)

Technical Management

Consultation and tech support

  • Responsible to clarify technical questions related to the project solution in consultation with internal/customer team

 

Knowledge management

  • Responsible to identify opportunities and improve team productivity
  • Supports Project Manager/Delivery Head to collect and implement best practices and lessons learnt

 

Industry and domain knowledge

  • Analyses market trends and technologies. Contributes to presentation/demonstration and POC’s to prospective clients for applicable projects; Contributes towards publishing technical papers and works towards patents under guidance of Specialist based on need/opportunity
  • Responsible to acquire/upgrade the new technical skills/ knowledge and share within the team

 

Consultation and tech support

  • Responsible to contribute to proposal preparation for technical sections including effort estimation

 

Project Management

Project monitoring, review and reporting and risk management

  • Accountable to identify risks (with assigned module) and mitigate them by providing alternate designs/workarounds
  • Responsible to provide technical direction/architectural guidance and support to the project team

 

Project/Module planning and execution

  • Responsible to create plan for assigned module based on project objectives in consultation with project manager
  • Accountable to deliver the projects with appropriate technical solution that is within the approved schedule and as per the defined quality standards
  • Ensures to participate in status meetings and be prepared with status, issues, risks related to technical solutions/tasks and collaborate with seniors to mitigate the risks
  • Assess technical issues/tasks, delegate to team members and coach and monitor for successful completion

 

Project execution

  • Accountable to conduct technical review of the work done by the team members and provide recommendations for improvement. Mentors the members to create an effective delivery team

 

Principal Accountabilities (B)

Process Management

Process/Productivity improvement

  • Responsible for creation and maintaining technical records/documentation (requirements specification, design documents, test plan documents, test environment documents, lessons learnt, release document, knowledge documents) as per the project need
  • Participate in audits (process, work product audit) and senior manager review meetings
  • Ensures to contribute towards improvement of the organizational processes and check lists

 

Quality awareness and compliance

  • Accountable to follow and implement quality standards of the project to deliver error free solutions
  • Responsible for conducting final quality checks

 

Leadership Competencies

Business Understanding
Impactful Communication
Creating & Innovating
Team Leadership
Execution Execellence
Analytical Thinking & Problem Solving
Customer Centric

Technical Focus Areas

  • 1. BS Degree in Electrical Engineering and 5+ years of experience in the design of related products. Or A Master’s Degree plus 3 years or greater experience. 
    2. Hardware architecture design experience with embedded microcontrollers (ARM, PowerPC, FGPA) and necessary peripherals (SRAM, DRAM, Flash, Ethernet, USB, CAN) 
    3. Experience with Altium Designer as CAD tool for printed circuit board schematic and layout design 
    4. Experience in Requirement Managemnet and Engineering Change Control 
    5. Experience creating hardware design documentation (Requirements, Specifications, Test Plan, Hardware to Software Interface) 
    6. Experience with 24VDC digital, analog, power, and protection circuit design 
    7. Experience bench testing and debugging embedded systems (Oscilloscope, Logic Analyzer). 
    8. Experience performing and troubleshooting environmental performance of Electronic Controllers (Temperature, Vibration, Abnormal Voltage, EMC, ESD) 
    9. Experience in Cross functional teams coordinate (Testing, Quality, Supply Chain, Manufacturing) 
    10. Ability to lead up to 3 subordinate Engineers (Associate Design Engineers, Design Engineers and Contract employees as required) 
    11. Problem Solving Techniques, Root Cause analysis methods 

Technical Competencies

IoT
ISO - Quality
Cross Compilers
Signal Integrity Tools
Circuit Simulation
Cadence OrCAD PCB Designer
Telecommunication & Networking
Xilinx ISE - Vivado
RF (Low / High Power) (ZigBee, Bluetooth)
Allegro Design Authoring
CE standards
GIT
C
Device Drivers (Linux/Windows)
Agile Scrum
MS office tools
Embedded C
Debuggers
Mobile
MPP
Cadence Allegro
JIRA
Transportation/Automotive
Electronic Components, Assemblies & Materials Association (ECA)
Shell Scripting
CST

Skills

CST
IoT
Agile Scrum
CE standards
Transportation/Automotive
Telecommunication & Networking
Cross Compilers
MPP
Electronic Components, Assemblies & Materials Association (ECA)
MS office tools
Device Drivers (Linux/Windows)
Debuggers
Signal Integrity Tools
JIRA
Allegro Design Authoring
Circuit Simulation
Shell Scripting
Mobile
ISO - Quality
GIT
Embedded C
Xilinx ISE - Vivado
Cadence OrCAD PCB Designer
Cadence Allegro
C
RF (Low / High Power) (ZigBee, Bluetooth)