Allegion Lead Electronic Hardware Engineer in Golden, Colorado
Lead Electronic Hardware Engineer
At Allegion, we help keep people safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 25 brands sold in almost 130 countries across the globe, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond: everything from residential and commercial locks, door closer and exit devices, steel doors and frames to access control and workforce productivity systems.
Allegion is seeking a highly motivated Lead Electronics Hardware Engineer capable of working collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment. The candidate will be expected to lead new product development hardware designs for all project phases. Additionally, the candidate will supervise, coach, and/or mentor hardware engineering team members and increase the team’s overall electrical bench strength in the best practices of design. The candidate selected will need to be an organized self-starter comfortable and effective at working in a fast-paced, global design culture.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Highly motivated with excellent knowledge in low power embedded electronic analog and digital circuit design
Must have excellent knowledge in designing embedded system based on Microcontroller/ Microprocessor based systems and associated subsystems such as the power supply, I/O interfaces, displays and communications modules.
Capable of providing day to day priorities, direction and oversight to other hardware engineers while leading them in electrical engineering best practices in a motivational and engaging manner
Capable of effectively working with all engineering disciplines in a team environment with good understanding of cross functional design processes (high focus on mechanical and firmware)
Ability to develop hardware design concepts and architectures for electronic systems
Proficiency in engineering computer tools used for schematic capture (Altium Designer is a plus), ECAD design, simulation, and design analysis
Experience in designing multi-layer PCB and a good working knowledge in IPC PCB design guidelines
Must have experience completing design validation testing such as EMC/EMI, ESD, environmental and durability testing for line powered products
Experience with Communications Protocols; UART, SPI, I2C, RS232, USB, Ethernet
Proficiency with common laboratory equipment such as hand solder instruments, DMMs, oscilloscopes, power supplies, and other equipment
Must have excellent troubleshooting ability and mentor / coach junior members in best practice design and development techniques
Ability to direct and coordinate manufacturing of prototype and production designs
Ability to develop and manage a hardware schedule with 80%+ on-time delivery
Responsible for leading hardware design reviews and contributing to overall project design reviews
Responsibility for delivering technical project documentation
Capable of identifying system risks and developing mitigation plans
Ability to quickly complete root cause analysis and implement corrective action while balancing project deadlines
Implement and ensure adherence to engineering best practices and procedures
Possesses strong interpersonal skills, must be resourceful and flexible, and actively participate in decision making processes
Must be a very good team player
Good written and verbal communication skills, effective presentation skills
Possesses good organization skills with the ability to contribute to multiple projects
Ability to travel up to 20%
Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Experienced with PCB layout, fabrication, and assembly processes for mixed signal, high speed designs
Experience with ARM and PIC microcontrollers is a required
Familiarity with RFID, Proximity, and Smart card technologies is a plus
Experience with Bluetooth Low Energy, Wi-Fi, Z-Wave, ZigBee and/or radio hardware is a plus
Experience designing embedded electronics for harsh environmental conditions is a plus
Basic embedded C programming skills to exercise hardware functions is a plus
Required Education and Experience:
BS in Electronics or Electrical Engineering
8+ years in new product development
MS in Electronics or Electrical Engineering
6+ years in new product development
Allegion is a diverse and inclusive environment. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are dedicated to hiring qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through the career site, please click here at mailto:SpecialAssistance_TalentAcquisition@Allegion.com for special accommodation.
All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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