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Hardware Developer

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
6 days ago
Do you have a passion for PCB design and product development? Get some hands-on experience on our Hardware Team in Burnaby!

Fortinet has an opportunity for Hardware Developers to be responsible for all aspects of the product development cycle including: definition, implementation and release to manufacturing of high speed networking security boards/ systems and Ethernet Switch products. This is a great opportunity to work on new products with various cross functional teams. This position also offers great project and scope variety and includes the management of both in-house and joint development efforts with external vendors. You will also be involved with research, investigation, and definition of new areas of technology.

Job Responsibilities
    •PCB layout, high frequency, high density, low noise. •Schematic design - including component selection, capture design, electrical stimulation. •Board layout - including PCB stack up definition, component placement, detailed routing rule setting; high speed signal simulation. •Simulating board prior to design using Simulation tools such as ADS. •Performing Power Design Analysis using PSPICE or other power integrity tools •Gerber and manufacturing files, support the contract manufacturer. •Design validation, and reliability testing. •Analyze and resolve the design issues prototype in the field. •System verification and validation •Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Skills Required
    •2+ years of experience in hardware design with successful delivery to market •Signal integrity and simulation techniques & tools •Experience with supporting the board manufacturer, PCB/PCBA •Schematic capture tools, Allegro PCB layout •Knowledge of power electronics would be useful •High-speed processors (such as X86, Ethernet switches) designing and PCB board routing. •Familiar with EMI/EMC requirements and how to mitigate in design. •Knowledge of safety agency requirements and how to design for compliance. •Good lab skills (Oscilloscope, network analyzer, etc) and problem solving skills •Excellent communication between teams and vendors •Self motivated

Educational Requirements
    •Masters/PHD degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science, degree preferred


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