Lead EMC Engineer in Milwaukee, WI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

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    Milwaukee, WI
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Job Description

Job #:  1025415
As a Senior EMC Engineer, you will be part of a central team focused on Electromagnetic Interference and Compatibility (EMI / EMC) requirements, having a direct impact on product quality and reliability.  The team partners with the client's  system architect, logic design, ASIC development and PCB Design teams globally.  Opportunities will exist to educate others, investigate and promote new tools in EMI/EMC as well as grow your own skills.
Please send your resume to Danny at djackson@apexsystems.com if you are interested. 
  • US citizenship is preferred; however, sponsorship is available
  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 Years of electrical design experience
  • Solid understanding of electromagnetic field and transmission line theory
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills

A qualified candidate will have the following:
  • Hands on experience with simulation tools from (Matlab, SI Wave, Hyperlink, ANSYS Multi-physics and other solvers)
  • Experience modeling and simulating high speed I/O, PCB interconnects, connectors and package characteristics.
  • Experience with creation and use of S-parameters
  • Hands on experience with Mentor Expedition tool for Schematic Capture and PCB Layout
  • Experience with PCB Stack-up Design
  • Hands on experience with lab equipment such as high-bandwidth oscilloscopes, TDR and VNA for validation
  • Ability to work well in a diverse, cross-functional and global team
  • Exposure to designing for and troubleshooting EMI/EMC
  • Good spatial reasoning skills

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Perform analysis on and resolve EMC issues with analytical tools
  • Creates the EMC/EMI strategy for assigned projects
  • Works with design teams to evaluate design tradeoffs for design optimization considering performance, cost and manufacturability requirements.
  • Estimates EMC project requirements and schedule
  • Performs pre- and post-route EMC/EMI analysis of product designs.
  • Generate and verify EMC design rules for PCB layout.
  • Performs design reviews to identify areas at risk for EMC issues
  • Validates simulations in the lab and determines if design specifications are met
  • Documents simulation and validation results
  • Provides advice, consultation and training on proper EMC design for members of the Signal Integrity and Development Engineering departments.
  • Troubleshooting support
  • Recommends process improvements to increase team capabilities and efficiency.

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