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 Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, Fire phone, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?
Work hard. Have fun. Make history.
As a Lead Hardware 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.
MSEE with at least 7 years of experience or BSEE with at least 10 years of experience in consumer product design • At least 4 years of experience of leading and working with ODM/OEMs for all stages of product development • At least 7 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
· 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 is a plus
· 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 part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.