HARDWARE DESIGN VERIFICATION ENG 2, Microsoft Devices Group in Redmond, WA

CategoryHardware Engineering
LocationRedmond, WA
DivisionMicrosoft Devices Group
Date AddedFebruary 17, 2015
Open Positions1

Seeking a qualified hardware design verification engineer to verify complex electrical mechanical test systems in a fast paced engineering environment. Looking for an enthusiastic, self-driven, and reliable candidate with a strong work ethic and interpersonal skills.

Develop innovative test methods to ensure robust hardware qualification with fixtures and tools for automation, stress testing, performance, design margin, and corner case variations
Develop software tests to interact with and automate test hardware and tools.
Provide critical analysis and completed summaries of test data
Provide critical performance data and use of statistical data analysis techniques to set product test requirements and limits
Execute test procedures and debug proof of concepts or early engineering designs
International travel required

Required Skills:
Minimum 3 years' experience with testing of electronics hardware and firmware at component, sub-system and system level
Basic working knowledge of C# software engineering and test.
Able to work closely with Electrical, Mechanical, Software, Reliability, and Program Managers
Experience in hardware bring-up, characterization and failure root cause analysis
Ability to develop test plans, procedures, and reports with concise summaries, graphs or charts
Experience developing complex test systems incorporating automation and a variety of test equipment.
Strong communication skills to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms

Preferred Skills:
Experience with statistical analysis techniques and DOE (Design of Experiments)
Experience with standard CAD tools for PCBA layout, schematic design and analysis such as Cadence, Altium, Orcad, Allegro, SPICE, SolidWorks, and Pro Engineer.
Experience with programming languages such as C#, C++, Lab View, Matlab and/or scripting languages

Education: BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar field.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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