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Sr. Engineer, Hardware

 Landis+Gyr is a leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions. We measure and analyze energy utilization to generate empowering analytics for smart grid and infrastructure management, enabling utilities and consumers to reduce energy consumption. Our innovative and proven portfolio of software, services and intelligent sensor technology is a key driver to decarbonize the grid and helped to avoid around 9 million tons of CO2 in FY 2023. With sales of USD 2.0 billion in FY 2023, Landis+Gyr employs around 6,900 talented people across five continents

 

For more than a century, we've been pioneers in energy innovation, and we continue to lead the way toward a more sustainable and efficient energy landscape. 

Join us at Landis+Gyr, where we manage energy better! 

Key Responsibilities

  • Designs/Implements electronic hardware for wireless communication devices used in IoT and metering applications.
  • Research/Evaluates new HW components/technologies for wireless communication devices used in IoT and metering applications.
  • Designs/Implements experiments to validate the electronics design.
  • Technical support to product management, manufacturing, and third parties
  • Prepares or directs preparation of PCB layout and detailed PCBA drawings and schematics.
  • Responsible for component selection and print documentation.
  • Lead in component and/or solution design, development, documentation, and validation.
  • Work on agile development teams, collaborating with multiple cross-discipline architecture teams to develop hardware and software components as part of L+G Smart Grid solutions.
  • Participate in recruitment, development, and mentoring of junior engineers.
  • Lead functional area-specific continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Lead in innovative technology and solutions development and/or validation.

Company Values

  • Supports and adheres to the Company’s core values.
  • Performs other duties or responsibilities as assigned or required.
  • Supports and adheres to the Company’s Code of Conduct and Ethics Policy.
  • Represent the Company in a positive, professional manner when working with both internal and external customers.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Required:

  • RF, Analog and/or Digital Electronic hardware design.
  • Knowledge in Communications technologies RF Mesh (Wi-SUN), Cellular (LTE M, NB-IoT), Wi-Fi, ZigBee, Bluetooth/BLE
  • Knowledge of Standard communication stacks including OSI model, TCP/IP, UDP
  • Computer-aided simulation (e.g., PSPICE, LTSPICE, MATLAB, CST, HFSS, etc.)
  • Excellent listening skills and ability to understand information and ideas presented through spoken words.
  • Experience using common lab test equipment such as DMMs, oscilloscopes, Network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, waveform generators, soldering/desoldering stations etc.…
  • Computer skills such as C, C++, debugging, scripting programming languages- Python, various software packages such as revision control and issue tracking, and Microsoft Office familiarity.
  • Excellent relationship-building skills
  • Mathematical Data Analysis
  • Generate Documentation for Technical Specifications and work with Product Management
  • establishing Product Requirements
  • Proficiency with development processes, tools, and related frameworks.
  • Proficiency with relevant development and/or validation methodologies.
  • Deep knowledge of AMI and Smart Grid Systems and Solutions
  • Advanced design, development, or validation skills in functional areas.
  • Ability to understand data effectively to solve problems and support ideas.
  • Ability to design, break down, and complete a project of a large scope with high-level productivity.

Any of the following experiences is a plus:

  • Knowledge of best design practices used in designing electronics products targeted to operate in environments exposed to high voltage surges and high voltage/high-frequency noise.
  • Precision voltage, current, power, or energy measurement experience - analog-digital converters
  • (ADC), small signal, OPAMPs, etc.
  • Magnetics design experience
  • Power supply design experience - SMPS, linear, offline, DC-DC
  • Electricity metering/AMI/Electric utility experience
  • Instrumentation design experience
  • Embedded System or Python programming experience
  • Mixed signal design experience
  • Multilayer board layout experience, preferably with Altium
  • Experience working with RF, high-speed communications, or EMC compliance.
  • Black Belt or Green Belt Six-Sigma
  • Design for high-volume manufacturing.

 

Accountabilities

  • May direct technicians, and drafters, and mentor other engineers.
  • Works independently and as a member of a diverse cross-functional team.
  • Ability to lead a project and interface with other disciplines.
  • Ability to recognize potential problems and take proactive measures.
  • Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Must have proficient multitasking, organizational, and time management skills.
  • Ability to work on complex R&D projects without supervision.
  • Ability to communicate effectively across audiences and through multiple mediums.
  • Ability to work with others of diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to exercise critical thinking and creative problem-solving.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a cross-regional team.
  • Ability to stay current on changing technologies and their applications in the utility industry.
  • Ability to learn independently and facilitate training and knowledge sharing across multiple teams.
  • Proactively find problems of existing systems/products without guidance and offer solutions.
  • Ability to lead a project with a small group of people, such as hosting weekly meetings, and communicating with other partners in written forms.
  • Ability to give on-point and actionable feedback to peers.
  • Ability to build cross-teams and cross-functional relationships which will facilitate ongoing projects.
  • Make contributions to improve the engineering team. For example, activities like interviewing, or mentoring

 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • At least 6 - 10 years of related hardware design or development experience in the electronics field.
  • Will consider an equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Disclaimer:

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel classified as such.

 

 

Landis+Gyr is a global leader in energy management solutions, operating in over 30 countries and headquartered in Switzerland.  We are thrilled that you’ve considered Landis+Gyr to be a part of your professional journey.  As a part of the L+G family, employees are offered a comprehensive and competitive package of benefits including medical, dental, and vision coverage, life insurance, and a 401(k)-retirement plan featuring a generous company match incentive.  Additionally, we offer three (3) weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO) as well as eleven (11) paid holidays.  We also offer a tuition reimbursement program, optional pet insurance, supplemental medical coverage, and a host of other perks to ensure the health, wellness, and enrichment of our team members.

 

Pay is in the range of $81,400- 126,800 per year.  The position is eligible for a 401(k) match and consideration for an annual bonus.  The actual base salary offered depends on a variety of factors, which may include, as applicable, the qualifications of the individual applicant for the position, years of relevant experience, specific and unique skills, level of education attained, and certifications or other professional licenses held.  All candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

 

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Job Title:  Sr. Engineer, Hardware

Requisition ID:  19927
Location: 

Alpharetta, GA, US

Workplace Type:  Hybrid
Career Level:  Experienced
Date Posted:  Jul 20, 2024


Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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