Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company PCB Layout Engineer in Austin, Texas
PCB Layout Engineer Austin, Texas
What you need to know about the job
At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. What sets us apart? Our people and our relentless dedication to helping our customers make their mark on the world.
We are a team of doers, dreamers and visionaries; inspired by our purpose and driven by our strategy. We live by our three values: partner, innovate and act.
Our legacy inspires us as we forge ahead, always pushing to discover what’s next. Every day is a new opportunity to advance and grow ourselves, our company and the industry. Some people call it an obsession, we call it a way of life.
What you need to know about the job
Primary Location:Austin, Texas
Other Locations:San Jose, California, United States of America; Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America; Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America; Houston, Texas, United States of America; Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, United States of America
Shift:No shift premium (United States of America)
Designs Printed Circuit Board layouts using computer aided design software, consistent with electrical engineering circuit performance, signal integrity, and EMI specifications, mechanical engineering form factor and thermal requirements, and manufacturing requirements. Reads/interprets schematics, system functionality and performance specifications, and the company PCB design guidelines as necessary to complete printed circuit board layouts. Determines PCB design approaches and parameters. Influences design decisions related to the analysis and resolution of system performance issues related to the printed circuit board layout.
Education and Experience
Associates degree or equivalent technical degree
15 or more years' experience laying out complex, multi-layered, high speed printed circuit boards
Advanced knowledge in the use of ECAD software, particularly experience with Cadence Allegro PCB Editor required
Advanced knowledge of PCB Design Guidelines and design constraints
Have performed layout studies and placement and helped drive sound architectural decisions
Have experience laying out boards with DDR4+, PCIe Gen 4+, high speed SerDes, Ethernet, I2C, SPI, etc.
Experience in high speed routing techniques such as microvias, blind and buried vias, backdrilling, etc.
Experience working with PCB fabrication shops and PCA contact manufacturers
Experience with liquid cooled designs is a plus
Experience helping define ASIC package ball maps is a plus
Experience with industry standard form factors such as PCIe CEM and Open Compute Project is a plus
Experience creating symbols and managing symbol libraries is a plus
Knowledge and Skills
Ability to read and interpret schematics, datasheets, layout guidelines
Ability to work with and if necessary drive, engagements with design partners such electrical engineers, mechanical engineers, signal integrity and power integrity engineers, etc.
Working knowledge of electronics including signal and power integrity issues
Understanding of EMC principals and best practices to mitigate EMI
In depth knowledge of Design for Manufacturing (DfM) and Design for Test (DfT) principals
Ability to work independently with loosely defined parameters and perform conceptual analysis
Ability to work successfully with engineers across various geos to meet design requirements and schedules
Ability to manage multiple board designs at a time
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
HPE is an equal opportunity employer/Female/Minority/Individual with Disabilities/Protected Veteran Status