When Fortune 500 businesses need advanced, sophisticated electronic manufacturing and engineering to achieve their goals, they look to the seasoned, innovative, and creative minds at Tecnova. Tecnova is a leading manufacturing and engineering firm that employs only the best personnel with track records of success and the intelligence and drive to always outperform and out-deliver. We provide a challenging, fast-paced, and rewarding environment for professionals who are ready to make a strategic career move. Ideal candidates will be seeking more than just a job. If you are looking for an opportunity to contribute your skills and talents at an established, discerning company where your expertise is both valued and expected, please apply. Located between Chicago and Milwaukee, Tecnova offers excellent salary packages with 401(k) and medical, dental, and eye care benefits.

    Career Description

    Tecnova is seeking a Senior Electronic Design Engineer to join our select team of professionals who are ready to contribute their expertise and passion to creating cutting-edge customer driven solutions.


    Core Requirements

      • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering
      • Minimum of 5 years design experience in a position where direct responsibility for leadership and design, qualification, and production release of high technology analog, digital and processor-based products
      • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
      • Ability to interact directly with customers and work independently
      • Ability to work well with multidiscipline engineering team on multiple assignments
      • Well-developed interpersonal skills
      • Excellent attention to detail, organized and self-motivated
      • Flexible and adaptive to change


      • Experience designing microprocessor based systems, including Ethernet, USB and high-speed signals
      • High level of proficiency with analog and digital circuit simulation concepts and tools
      • High level of proficiency in testing and troubleshooting of electronic hardware
      • Detailed knowledge of current electronic component and packaging technology


      • Lead new product development projects
      • Support new product development projects working independently or as a member of a project team
      • Lead the requirement gathering process and interaction with customers
      • Evaluate, select, and apply appropriate electronic technology and components
      • Design and develop new analog, digital, power supply, FPGA, and microprocessor-based electronic circuits
      • Design to meet reliability, testability, manufacturability, and material cost guidelines
      • Specify appropriate constraints for circuit board layout and packaging
      • Verify functional performance of prototype hardware under all specified operating conditions
      • Document design, including theory of operation and analysis
      • Document functional test requirements
      • Support product life cycle

    Additional Requirements:

      • Adherence to strict non-disclosure requirements to maintain confidentiality of customer solutions
      • Limited travel may be required
      • No 3rd-party resumes accepted. Principals only – no agencies or contractors
      • Candidate must be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident authorized to work in this country for any employer
      • Because of the immediacy of this position, we are unable to sponsor people at this time


      • Waukegan, IL - Tecnova Engineering & Manufacturing Headquarters


      • Regular challenges, variety, and opportunities to excel
      • Excellent salary
      • 401(k)
      • Medical, dental and vision insurance

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