Skills Inc. is looking for an Electrical Engineer with our customer located in Redmond, WA. This is an 18-month vendor contract position. The successful applicant will Develop, design, and implement RF solutions for a consumer electronic product and collaborate with the system EE, EE team, and ME teams to achieve stated product goals. Responsible for the RF performance of the product including compliance with international regulations.
Key Qualifications and Responsibilities
- Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic products is a must.
- Working knowledge of EM and antenna theory inside portable wireless devices, including proper grounding, isolation, and defense mitigation techniques.
- Experience and understanding in RF component characteristics and behavior.
- Demonstrated ownership of multiple sub-systems and/or a complete simple product (Simple = Mouse or iPod shuffle) and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products: Moderately Complex = Smart TV/DVD, Complex = smart phone/Xbox.
BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant RF hardware and system design for consumer electronic products.
Wages DOE. Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, life, paid time off, 401K. Comprehensive Wellness Program including gym subsidies. Drug Free Workplace. Individuals with disabilities encouraged to apply. Criminal background check and drug test required.
ABOUT SKILLS INC. Skills Inc. is a self-supporting Social Enterprise and is organized as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit. We have four lines of business; Aerospace Manufacturing, Aerospace Finishing, Technical Services, and Business Solutions, that operate in 4 locations. Skills Inc. employs over 700 people and our social mission is to train, employ and serve persons with disabilities. We accomplish our mission three ways; direct hire, vocational programs and services, and as a resource to the community.
Skills Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer