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Project Engineer
Ref No.: 17-05243
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 06/12/2017
Title: Project Engineer
Location: Chicago, IL
Type: Open-ended contract
Rate: Open

Start Date: ASAP

The System Design/Electronics group located in Chicago, IL is responsible for driving the major innovations to support our client's global growth. This group includes various functional teams covering the spectrum of our client's technology and application needs, with an emphasis on multidisciplinary, breakthrough concept development. The team will also continue to advance the adoption of new technology into our client's new product portfolio. In this position, you will report to the Manager-Electronics Hardware. The preferred location for this position is in Chicago.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Layout designs for electronics circuit boards using Cadence Allegro.
  • Develop and maintain symbol and footprint libraries in Cadence.
  • Develop and implement high speed design guidelines for devices such as DDR4, PCIe etc.
  • Develop and implement DRCs (Design Rule Checker) and constraint managers within Cadence
  • Support schematic design changes
  • Support PLM (Product life Management) tool development
  • Interface with outsourced layout work
  • Manufacturing support for DFM, fabs and assembly
  • Prepare necessary documentation for high speed layout guidelines, Design Rule Checker, Package generation etc.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Experience of schematic and layout using Cadence, Orcad, Allegro toolsets
  • Experience in high speed digital circuit board design.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • 5-10 years of experience on circuit board layout designs