*** This position is a hybrid role until covid is over. Some on-campus lab time will be required, and the rest will be WFH.
Our client is a premier audio manufacturer located in Southern CA. The Senior Power Amplifier Engineer is responsible for creating and implementing electronic hardware products for the Company. The Engineer will design and develop audio specific power supplies and amplifiers with power levels ranging from several watts to tens of kilowatts. A successful candidate needs a broad technical background designing, simulating, fabricating, and testing both switch mode power supplies (SMPS) and class D audio power amplifiers.
Typical responsibilities include analog and digital circuit design, architectural design, schematic capture, circuit modeling and simulation, PCB layout, timing and signal integrity analysis, components evaluation and selection, solving EMC and regulatory issues, bringing up prototypes and troubleshooting, test and validation of the designs.
Engineer is responsible for delivering product design that meets all safety, regulatory, and performance requirements. In addition, the Senior Power Amplifier Engineer will provide guidance to junior team members and technicians.
The position requires the individual to work well within a small, cross-functional team consisting of mechanical, software, and firmware engineers, as well as product managers, program managers, manufacturing engineers, and NPI engineers. The role requires someone who is self-motivated, has excellent problem solving skills, possesses a keen attention to detail, works well within a small team, and can produce results.