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Job ID: 52352

Electrical Engineer
Our client has an excellent opportunity for someone like you to join our innovative product development engineering team for our Newport Instruments product brand as a Electrical Engineer, working on-site in Bozeman, Montana.

You will work interactively within a project team and use your excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work effectively with cross-functional team members. Our Newport Instruments brand products are among our most innovative, high-performance, high-quality, and easy-to-use photonics tools and equipment for industrial and research applications across the world. If you have a passion for working with cutting-edge electro-optic technology, this is the role for you.

What You Will Do is:
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug hardware and firmware for electromechanical and optomechanical systems. Determine hardware compatibility and/or hardware design solutions. 
Support program and control algorithms for hardware enhancements, embedded controls and new product development. Analyze and determine system hardware test standards and procedures.

Analog design, software, and hardware support with optical and mechanical integration on a system-level.
Work closely with stake holders and product marketing to define system requirements, complete feasibility tasks, and support product through production.
Design and support of test fixtures and electrical/optical test systems.
Assist in the creation of ECO’s and product maintenance tasks.
Interface with Manufacturing Engineers to ensure smooth transition to production.
Support and sustaining responsibilities.
Component selection with vendor interaction and bill of material generation.
Engineering Skills and Qualifications you will bring to the role and to our team:
BS in Electrical Engineering / Computer Engineering or related field and 5+ years, or MS degree and 3+ years of relative experience and increasing responsibility within a multi-disciplined engineering team.
Knowledge of PCB Design, software, and embedded firmware.
Knowledge of circuit fundamentals and analog circuit design.
Experience with laser systems and electro-optics, preferably in laser diode instrumentation and spectroscopy instrumentation.
Embedded processor experience: ARM, 8051.
Experience with USB, RS232, GPIB, SPI, I2C protocols.
Required experience with the following Software Packages:
Altium (schematic capture, layout, library maintenance, Draftsman).

Desired experience with the following Software Packages:
IAR Embedded Workbench
Keil uVision

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws. 


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