Friday, April 19, 2024

JOB: PCB Design Engineer At General Electric In Chennai

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Location: Chennai

Company: General Electric

Developing & implementing advanced technology in PCB design solutions for NPI & OTR with accountability & collaborative engineering while dealing with ambiguity & uncertainty
This role requires, in addition to closely interacting with internal & external customers, an strong inclusive team player with outcome focus & willingness to work in Agile methodology of execution

  • Develop power electronics driver and PCB design, Signal integrity, EMI/EMC and grounding concepts, antennas, Power dissipation, IC Packages to suit the requirements
  • Develop Embedded software, testing and debugging in C, C++, Embedded C, VHDL
  • Demonstrate Electronics component sizing calculations and selection, analog & digital circuit design & schematic preparation, Circuit analysis for tolerance, power, thermal & worst-case analysis
  • Demonstrate the design by through validation includes reliability test methods (HALT/CALT) for PCBs and End of Life calculation
  • Manage and interact with external contacts and manufactures for prototype development
  • Prepare Design, specification, debug and support of new hardware platforms
  • Work closely with EDA vendors to debug and resolve design issues
  • Schematic design and capture, including part selection and symbol creation

Bill of materials management

  • Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
  • Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments
  • Participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives and generic issues
  • Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviews
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures


  • Bachelor /Master of Engineering in Electronics and Communication or related fields with a 5 + years of engineering experience on multi-layer PCB design and FPGA development
  • Working experience on IGBT/MOSFET drivers and PCB design with strong experience in multi-level inverter control, topology, PWM strategies
  • Good experience on C, C++, VHDL, FPGA development tools
  • Hands on experience with PCB CAD Tool – Altium
  • Hands on experience in Analog Circuit design of various designs Linear and Switching regulators, LVDS (Low Voltage Differential signals), and analog building blocks amplifiers, comparator, oscillator, voltage, current reference circuits
  • Ability to troubleshoot and identify coding structures to mitigate latency, performance and maintainability amongst other software engineers on the team
  • Experience of hardware debug tools and debug experience using oscilloscopes and logic analysers and willingness to work “hands-on” in test labs and Customer sites
  • Proficiency in placement, component selection and routing patterns to get the best performance in minimal board size and routing layers ultimately reducing the cost
  • Hands on experience in manufacturing processes, SMT lines and soldering methods like Re flow soldering, wave soldering, Selective soldering, appreciation of signal integrity and design for manufacturing
  • Hands on experience in mechanical concepts and constraints, good coordination with mechanical Engineer designing the outer packaging of the PCB
  • Familiar about the relative standards for PCB design

Desired Characteristics

  • Design and development knowledge in Power Electronics applications (utility scale frequency inverters) preferred
  • Experience of the full development cycle, from product requirements to production and should be able to lead PCB design in collaboration with global teams
  • Desire to work on all aspects of our product development, including hardware, software
  • Experience with system level validation testing
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • Excellent Communication, organizational and personal skills
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment to plan and deliver well-documented solutions on time


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