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Electrical Engineer - New College Grad - Portland
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Job Description

If you're looking to make an impact, work with outstanding colleagues and grow your career, ESI is the place to consider!

Designs, develops, modifies and evaluates electronic assemblies, components, and circuit boards for ESI's electronic equipment and systems by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

* Determines design approaches and parameters.
* Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts experimental tests and evaluates results.
* Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.
* Analyzes data to determine feasibility of product proposal.
* Confers with research personnel to clarify or resolve problems and develop designs.
* Prepares or directs preparation of product or system layout and detailed drawings and schematics.
* Directs and coordinates manufacturing or building of prototype product or system.
* Plans and develops experimental test programs.
* Analyzes test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
* Evaluates engineering test results for possible application to developments of systems or other uses.
* Uses computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to formulate and test electronic designs.
* May review vendor capability to support product development.
* Other duties may be assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor's or equivalent in the field of Physics, Electrical Engineering with emphasis on Laser and Optics preferred; or up to 1 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Analog and digital board level design skills are required. Lab equipment experience (oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers, etc.) is required. Knowledge of EMI/EMC design requirements and testing is required. System level design, testing and debugging capability in the context of larger electro mechanical systems is prefered. FPGA firmware, Microcontroller, and DSP design experience is prefered. Experience with lasers and laser measurement equipment (power meters, probes, beam profilers, pulse detectors, etc.) is prefered.

Special Skills and Abilities

* To perform this job successfully, an individual should have excellent communication and computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).
* Works with integrity and ethically and is able to inspire the trust of others.
* Conscientious and dedicated to team success
* Strong business, analytic, interpersonal, and communication skills
* Motivated, self-driven, positive approach to problem solving.
* Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, rapidly changing, high tech environment.
* Ability to travel to internationally in support of ESI system installations and applications. Requires appropriate work authorization to freely enter and exit primarily Asia Pacific countries. Primary consideration will be given to US Citizens and US Green Card Holders. Travel expected up to 10%.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occassionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of radiation and electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform the essential duties and responsibilities. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. Please contact Human Resources if you would like to inquire about reasonable accommodations.

Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (ESI) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state and local nondiscrimination law.

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ESI, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

About Electro Scientific Industries, Inc.

Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (ESI) and its subsidiaries provide high-technology manufacturing systems to the global electronics market, including advanced laser-based systems that are used to microengineer semiconductor device features in high-volume production environments. Its customers are primarily manufacturers of semiconductors, passive electronic components and electronic interconnect devices. The components and devices manufactured by its customers are used in a range of end products in the computer, consumer electronics, communications and other industries. It is a supplier of photonic microengineering and testing systems that allow electronics manufacturers to physically alter select device features during high-volume production. Laser microengineering consists of a set of precise fine-tuning processes that require application-specific laser systems able to meet semiconductor and microelectronics manufacturers' exacting performance and productivity requirements. (Source: 10-K)