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Senior Electronics Design Engineer at Emerson Electric Co

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Marshalltown, Iowa

Job Description:

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.


We are seeking a Senior Electronics DesignEngineer to be part of a team responsible for new product design, development,and introduction into production.  Locatedat the newly expanded Emerson Innovation Center, you will be part of amultidisciplinary team focused on adding to existing market leading productsand technologies.

Focusedspecifically on the Fisher branded line of products, this position is part ofEmerson Final Control, a leader in optimizing process operations around theworld known for our team of experts and proven performance and reliability ofproducts.


Joinour team of experts to learn and grow your knowledge in an exciting developmentenvironment.


    • Design low power / high reliability analog and digital circuits.

    • Perform design simulations using SPICE.

    • Oversee PWB layout activities during the implementation of a design.

    • Interface with suppliers for producing engineering prototype Electronic Board Assemblies. 

    • Develop and execute electronics test plans.

    • Influence mechanical, firmware and manufacturing design requirements to assure a successful end-product.

    • Troubleshoot design, manufacturing and field product issues.

    • Implement industry and company standards.

    • Support product hazardous area approvals.


  • B.S. degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience preferred  

 Required Knowledge & Ability

  • Strong analog and digital circuit design capability.

  • Circuit simulation experience with SPICE.

  • Good working knowledge of electronic test equipment including scopes, meters, signal generators, etc.
  • Ability to effectively work in a team environment.
  • Strong analytical problem solving and decision-making skills.

  • Ability to learn the fundamentals of firmware,mechanical, and pneumatic components to understand the performance of theentire system

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Ability


  • Product design experience with low power analog/digital circuits.

  • Knowledge of electronics manufacturing process.

  • NI LabVIEW and TestStand experience.

  • A good understanding of electromagnetics and compliance requirements (EMC).

  • A good understanding of intrinsically safe design practices.

  • Experience developing products with industrial protocols: HART, Foundation Fieldbus, Profibus, Industrial Ethernet.

Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

  Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

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