Lead Electrical/Electronic Engineer - Design


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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Boulder

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Thursday, 27 January 2022

About this role: Lead Electrical/Electronic Engineer - Design

About this role: Lead Electrical/Electronic Engineer - Design

Lead Electrical Engineer

Boulder, Colorado

Permanent/Full Time

Salary Range - $100,000 - $135,000, depending on level of experience

We’re hiring an experienced Lead Electrical Engineer to join our client’s growing team. This is a full-time permanent role, which is responsible for designing electronic systems and modules for new analytical instrumentation products and providing sustaining support for existing products.


  • Create component and assembly CAD files, specify materials, and establish acceptable performance criteria andstandards
  • Create and execute test plans to qualify components, verify performance, and document results
  • Address component obsolescence issues working with cross functional teams
  • Troubleshoot and bring up PCBAs using sound engineering principles
  • Manage electrical projects through design, test, and implementation phases and share technical knowledge with the group
  • Manage design activities through design reviews, prototyping, and communicating schedule, milestones, and status to project teams
  • Lead the development of electrical specifications for product development
  • Work independently to identify problems and formulate solutions
  • Manage Engineering Change Orders and follow Configuration Management release processes




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical and Computer Engineering or similar
  • 7+ years’ experience in Product Design – development and test of electronic assemblies
  • 7+ years’ experience with analog design
  • Proficient in both analog and digital design
  • Hands-on lab experience with PCB bring up and troubleshooting
  • Experience with component selection and qualification
  • Effective communication across the organization. Interacts and collaborates with technical colleagues and cross functional groups
  • Altium Designer
  • Experience integrating embedded system processors and low-level firmware used on PCBs
  • Familiar with circuit simulation and modeling tools such as PSPICE and MATLAB
  • Familiar with CPLD/FPGA programming
  • Experience designing for EMI/ESD protection
  • Knowledge of PCB manufacture and assembly process including DFT and DFM
  • Experience with vendor management/qualification



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About Brunel

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing — anywhere in the world.

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Jen Folkes via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Jen Folkes
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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