Senior Principal Hardware Development Engineer at Fortinet in Sunnyvale, California

Posted in Other 17 days ago.





Job Description:

Overview:


Reporting to a Sr. Manager, we are looking for someone who has an interest in HW QC and Test, but a passion for getting things done. Work with a team of 10+ Engineers, you will be validation the HW platforms for the current and next generation products. This is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in all phases of the HW development cycle to reach new product launches and features development for our products.



Responsibilities:


While this is an individual contributor role, you'll be involved in many aspects - helping evolve our existing architecture, working with teams to improve product quality, operations, and implementing new features and functionalities. This position offers a large scope of experience and direct involvement with complex and innovative technology. In addition, you will be working alongside a close-knit team of experienced software, hardware and ASIC developers.


* HW Test Engineer for communication products


* Work with cross functional teams and external teams (ODM/JDM/CM) to drive resolution


* Participate in design reviews


* Support the development of validation Hardware/Software and debug of test failures


* Design development HW test cases, create HW test plans, implement, automate and execute test cases


* Support the development team to perform debugging of failed development and production products


* Prepare reports, documents/statistics to support test result


* Work with the development team to identify root cause and implement corrective actions


* Contribute in improving the yield during the development phase and production


* Work with the development team to contribute in suppliers' component FA process


* Support the development team to evaluate and qualify components


* Participate in system and chip bring up tasks when necessary


* Participate in the Quality Report Generation


* Team player


* Efficient self-starter


* Good verbal & written communication skills


* Multi-tasking & problem solving skills



Experience:


* You are experienced, but you also like to learn new things. And you want to work with smart people and have fun building great HW Platforms.


* Must have 10+ years of validation Test Engineering experience


* Preferably has had prior HW design exposure or experience


* Expertise with 10Gb, 40Gb or higher speed Ethernet Switches


* Experience with Embedded Processor architecture, development and system level debug


* Familiarity with standard interfaces SATA, PCIe, DDR, USB, I2C, Optical/Copper Modules


* Familiarity with traffic generators, Logic Analyzers, bus analyzers, multi-meters, waveform generators, and Digital Scopes


* Working knowledge with test center like Ixia, Spirent, and BreakingPoint


* Ability to write scripts Shell, Python, Perl, TCL


* Experience with Linux and Windows Operating Systems


* Understanding of operating Temperature and HALT Chambers


* MUST have Knowledge of EDVT & System/Device Characterization


Education:


*B.S. in Electrical Engineering or similar field; M.S. required


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