Hardware Electrical Engineer-Sunnyvale, CA

Job Description



Hardware Electrical Engineer


At Enlighted, we’ve created the most intelligent IoT sensor platform for smart buildings.  The Enlighted platform transforms a building infrastructure into a robust, always-on, always-computing, and end-to-end secure sensor platform. Enlighted powers some of the largest global technology, healthcare, manufacturing, distribution, retail, and industrial companies, including 11% of the Fortune 50 and 10% of the Fortune 500.  Our platform is installed in over 130 million square feet of commercial real estate.  With a rich set of data never previously available, we help our customers transform their businesses and workplaces by visualizing, analyzing, and providing insights with precise metrics around workflow, utilization, location, security, and energy.  All of this is enabled through a platform that is so smart, it pays for itself through energy savings.


Enlighted is the leading intelligent IoT platform for buildings, and we are backed by some of the best VC’s in the industry including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Draper Fisher Jurvetson.


We have won numerous awards including: 2016 Gartner Cool Vendor, CIO Review’s 100 Most Promising Big Data Solutions of 2016, 2015 Cleantech Company of the Year, AT&T Outstanding Supplier Award 2014 and 2015, 2015 UK Rise Awards for Sustainability, and many more.



Sunnyvale CA


Electrical / Hardware Engineer


3 to 5 years



  • Work closely with Product Management to identify key features and performance targets for new bridging, routing, and security capabilities for Enlighted’s gateway device.

  • Define Hardware Architecture and assist in design and testing of hardware product.

  • Perform schematic design and work with the CAD team on PCB layout

  • Work with firmware team on power management and power validation

  • Work on systems architecting, implementation and validation

  • Work with the CM and operations team on manufacturing test development

  • Travel to Asia to support engineering builds.

  • Be accountable for delivering on schedule and meeting the performance, features and quality requirements for the project

    Basic Qualifications

  • BSEE with at least 4 years of experience in consumer product design

  • Experience to read and understand schematics related to electronics and PCB

  • Experience with system level design including circuit design, system bring-up, and integration and debugging

  • Experience with low-power circuit design, DC/DC converters, power management methods and analog design

  • Experience leading and driving design development from schematic capture, PCB layout and SMT assembly

  • Understand designs for ESD/EMI immunities

  • Experience designing battery powered product with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS wireless systems



    Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong interpersonal skills and capability to be a key member of various cross-functional teams

  • Understanding of low power design and noise suppression techniques

  • Ability to write test scripts for testing and automation of hardware components like power, wired and wireless connectivity on a PCB.

  • Hands on experience with power measurement, EMI/ESD debugging, SI

  • Understanding of all components used in mobile devices such as SOCs, power ICs, memories, RF components, audio, sensors, and batteries

  • Experience with low power/battery powered systems a plus

  • Experience with 802.15.4 and wireless mesh networks a plus

  • Experience with Bluetooth low energy (BLE) a plus

  • Experience in H/w Selection & Recommendation process


What we offer 

  • Yearly performance-based bonus plans

  • A matching company 401K

  • Health, Life, Vision, and Dental plans

  • Paid vacation and company Holidays





Job ID: 187341

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Enlighted, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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