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Hardware / Electronic Engineer - Columbia, Maryland

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As a member of the corporate team, you’ll focus on enhancing the relationship with our clients as we provide outstanding business solution services. Within departments like Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, and Engineering, Conduent is actively staffing all teams with roles like Recovery Analyst, Client Services Specialist, and Senior Management Consultant. At Conduent, we give our employees the opportunity to further develop their career skills with the intention of growing them into leaders within the organization.

  • Full Time
  • Experienced
  • Professional Development Opportunities

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  • Conceptual 4
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Responsibilities

Description
Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.

We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.

Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com.


Title: Hardware / Electronic Engineer

Position Overview:

Lead deployed HW products support through:
• Analyzing unit failures and developing corrective actions
• Debugging/Testing all parts of analog & digital designs
• Evaluating production partners (local and offshore), including quality of work assessments
• Manage vendor issues. Verify compliance with quality standards
• Evaluating end-of-life/parts obsolescence and component change notifications and sourcing alternate components
• Maintaining configuration management of HW items
• Creation of clear and concise HW specifications, design documentation, HW-related detailed design documentation, BOMs and Parts Lists, verification tests and reports
• Review and evaluate supplier/vendor documentation and provided suggested courses of action to upper management for all HW-related components
• Work closely with CAD designer, board fab & assembly vendors
• Implement modifications to automated test equipment and test software.
Assist new product development through participation in:
• Design and develop analog & digital hardware.
• Switching power supply design
• Implementing analog & digital designs using schematic capture software tool (Orcad) which include generating net lists, parts lists and printed circuit board layout.
• Design layout, component placement and trace routing. 
• Developing guidelines for board layout
• Design and develop analog & digital hardware OR reviewing the designs/products from vendors
• Creation of clear and concise HW specifications, design documentation, HW-related detailed design documentation, BOMs and Parts Lists, verification tests and reports
• Review and evaluate supplier/vendor documentation and provided suggested courses of action to upper management for all HW-related components
• Work closely with CAD designer, board fab & assembly vendors Process and release schematics, drawings and documentation thru configuration management.

Design and develop analog & digital hardware.
• Switching power supply design
• Implementing analog & digital designs using schematic capture software tool (Orcad) which include generating net lists, parts lists and printed circuit board layout.
• Active participant in the design layout phase including component placement and trace routing.  Be able to write guidelines for board layout.
• Extensive hands on experience for debugging and testing all parts of analog & digital design
• Work closely with CAD designer, board fab & assembly vendors
• Guide Mechanical design for enclosures
• Create clear and concise HW design documentation, specified or derived requirements from customer-level documentation, schematics, detailed design, BOMs and Parts Lists, verification test plans and reports.
• Review and evaluate supplier/vendor documentation and provided suggested courses of action to upper management for all HW-related components
• Familiar with Compliance standards (MIL, SAE, FCC, EN).
• Evaluate unit failures and implement corrective actions.
• Evaluate component product change notifications and source alternate components.
• Implement modifications to automated test equipment and test software.
• Process and release schematics, drawings and documentation thru configuration management.
• Manage vendor issues. Verify compliance with quality standards.

Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum 4 years’ experience as a Hardware / Electronic Engineer.
• Evaluating end-of-life/parts obsolescense and component change notifications and sourcing alternate components
• Analyzing unit failures and developing corrective actions.
• Debugging/Testing all parts of analog & digital designs.
• Experience implementing serial communications interfaces (such as CAN, USB, I2C, SPI, RS232 & RS485)
• Awareness of signal integrity and EMI/EMC issues
• Familiarity with Compliance standards (MIL, SAE, FCC, EN).
• Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Education: BSEE: Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering

Nice to have experience in:
• Xilinx/Altera CPLD tools or similar.
• Implementing audio amplifier circuit and analog board design
• Implementing switching power supply design of DC/DC converters
• Experience with schematic capture software ORCAD
• Experience with thermal design and heat sinks
• Experience using scope, logic analyzer
• Experience with Labview
• Assist new product development through participation in designing and developing analog & digital hardware.
• Implementing analog & digital designs using schematic capture software tool (Orcad) which include generating net lists, parts lists and printed circuit board layout.
• Design layout, component placement and trace routing. 
• Developing guidelines for board layout
• Design and develop analog & digital hardware OR reviewing the designs/products from vendors
• Guide Mechanical design for enclosures

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form.

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