teams consist of progressive, diverse, and exceptionally creative professionals who design, test and manufacture some of the best-loved entertainment devices in the world. Our teams ship tens of millions of hardware products every year including the Xbox
360, Xbox One
, a full accessories lineup, and more. Microsoft
is the destination for the brightest minds in entertainment device design. Come be part of what's next.
This position is for a CAD Engineer
to support PCB
product development for Xbox
, Xbox Accessories
development teams. The position involves working closely with a cross functional team of electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, test engineers, CAD
engineers, component engineers, manufacturing engineers, and program managers in multiple locations.
, maintenance, and enhancement of multilayer, high pin count, high performance printed circuit boards of the highest quality.
studies, component placement, setting up design constraints, routing and post processing of complex, high speed, multilayer printed circuit boards (Allegro) with considerations for design for manufacturability, test, assembly, RF, EMC
years of CAD
layout experience designing and implementing PCBs
and shipping products of medium to hiplexity.
knowledge of PCB
manufacturing processes, including controlled impedance modeling, aspect ratios, lamination constructions, fine pitch SMT
and wire bonding processes and associated mfg techniques, materials and specifications.
design and implementation of PC motherboards, analog/digital circuit design, test vehicles, high speed busses (PCIe
3, Hyper Transport
, etc.) are required.
design supporting RIGID
for manufacturing and test by adhering to relevant internal DFM/DFT
standards are required
knowledge of complete design flow process using the following tools: Cadence
ver. 16.6 Concept
, Allegro, Constraint Manager
, Valor Enterprise
3000 or equivalent.
in development, integration, maintenance of CAD
tools, custom tool scripts and tool upgrades is a plus
, motivated and self-driven.
communication skills with the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms
and international travel will be required.
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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