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PCB Layout Engineer
Ref No.: 19-06996
Location: Menlo Park, California
Tailored Management is seeking a PCB Layout Engineer to work onsite at our client’s Menlo Park, CA campus on a contract basis. This is an excellent opportunity to join the world’s largest social media network who enables over a billion users to openly connect with friends and family, share content, and discover the world.
PCB Layout Engineer
Menlo Park, CA
Contract: 5 Months
Client:  A leader in the social media industry
Job Duties
  • The electrical engineering team within Facebook VR EE team is seeking a PCB Layout Engineer as a contractor
  • This candidate will be working with engineers and design teams throughout the full product development life-cycle
  • We are looking for a self-starter and a team player who can thrive in a dynamic environment
  • Strong communications and organizational skill and the ability to multitask across various disciplines and tasks are a must
  • As a PCB designer, you will be work with hardware engineers and PCB/Assembly vendors to determine PCB stack-up, apply design constraints, perform component placement and signal routing and DFM
  • You will assist hardware engineers to perform signal integrity and power integrity analysis, and release fab and assembly package into company’s PLM system
Job Responsibilities
  • Work with the Electrical Engineering hardware team to provide PCB board design
  • Layout complex multilayer printed circuit boards containing analog, digital, RF, and power components
  • Create and manage PCB documentation including fabrication and assembly packages, such as Gerber, ODB, BoM, fab and assembly drawings.Interface with board fabrication vendor to select proper materials and stack-up, use correct impedance and DFX rulesets
  • Work with assembly vendors to supply data and seek assembly design requirements
  • Resolve DFM and manufacturing related issues
  • Work with hardware engineers and document control department to release fab and assembly packages into company-wide PLM system
  • Author ECO’s if necessary
  • Work closely with ECAD librarian on maintaining and expanding company-wide library
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with HDI design
  • Experience with Rigid, Flex, and Rigid-Flex boards design and manufacturing
  • Experience in PCB layout design constraints for mixed/RF signal, high speed signal impedance control, memory interfaces, power distribution, heat dissipation, and optimization for EMI performance
  • Knowledge and understanding of IPC, JEDEC, IEEE, and other electronic standards
  • Competent in reading datasheets and schematics, generating netlists and constraints, and using schematic for layout and routing reference
  • PLM system such as Agile
  • Knowledge in EMC compliance, environmental safety compliance will be added advantage
  • BS in EE or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience in cost effective consumer electronics design
Required Skills
  • 7+ years of PCB design experience using Cadence tool sets.
  • Knowledge of multilayer PCB layout, fabrication and assembly techniques including blind/buried vias, and microvias.
  • Languages: English(Speak, Read, Write)