NK Labs is a product design engineering firm in Cambridge, MA. We design products and build prototypes for some of the best-known technology companies and the most innovative startups. We bring our clients' ideas to life and solve their toughest technical challenges. We are a team of electrical, mechanical, and software engineers who work together to figure out what is possible within the laws of physics, and then work together to build it and get it into high-volume production.
We are looking for a Electrical Engineer to design printed circuit boards and electronic sub-assemblies. The candidate should have a solid understanding of the fundamental principles of electrical engineering, practical experience designing and building systems, and a willingness to get their hands dirty in the lab to solve problems.
Work with customers and interdisciplinary teams to determine system requirements
Create block diagrams, select components for analog and digital circuits
Circuit design, schematic capture, PCB layout
PCB bring-up and lab testing - identify and solve problems
Work with interdisciplinary teams to build working first-of-a-kind systems
Experience with PCB CAD software, such as Altium Designer, Eagle, ORCAD, etc.
Experience with circuit simulation in SPICE, soldering, using test equipment
Familiarity with high-speed digital design, controlled impedance, crosstalk, signal integrity
Experience with board-level communication protocols (e.g. I2C, SPI, USB, PCI, etc.)
Excellent communication, computer, reporting, and analytical skills
Strong work ethic and organizational skills
Degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field