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Senior Hardware Engineer

Senior Hardware Engineer

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Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

As a Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for the electrical design of consumer electronic products. We are looking for candidates who thrive in a fast paced start-up like environment. In your lead role, you will be the owner of all aspects of EE hardware design, including circuit/board design and validation. To be successful, you need to be highly motivated and detail oriented while showing highest standards of responsibilities.


Basic Qualifications

  • MSEE with at least 3+ years of experience or BSEE with at least 5+ years of experience in consumer product design

  • At least 1+ years of experience of leading and working with ODM/OEMs for all stages of product development

  • At least 2+ years of experience with system-level design including circuit design, system bring-up, integration, and debug

  • Knowledge of low-power circuit design, DC/DC converters, power management methods, audio circuit design, and analog design

  • Knowledge of processor architecture, digital circuit design and various communications protocols such as I2C, UART, SPI, USB, MIPI, I2S, etc.

  • Knowledge of mixed-signal board-level design

  • Experience developing robust designs for ESD/EMI immunities and RF de-sensitization

  • Experience integrating RF technologies such as WIFI, BT, GPS, etc.

  • Experience leading and driving design development from schematic capture, PCB layout through assembly

  • Experience partnering with software teams to define and implement firmware, drivers and algorithms

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal skills and capability to manage and drive various cross-functional team members

  • Understanding of high speed design and noise suppression techniques

  • Hands on experience with signal integrity tools

  • Experience in designing products for wireless networks (GSM, UMTS, LTE), GPS, WiFi, and Bluetooth wireless systems

  • Strong communication and documentation skills and ability to operate autonomously

  • Complete understanding of manufacturing process including DFM and DFT for consumer products

Lab126 is a part of the, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer- Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation