Sr Electrical Engineer, Sustaining | Opportunities
QSC is actively on the market for a Senior Electrical Engineer, Sustaining that will provide post-release design support for professional audio, video, and control products. The QSC Senior Sustaining Engineer will have the primary responsibility of protecting the design intent of launched QSC product to meet all safety, regulatory, and performance requirements. The engineer specific activities will include qualifying alternate components and solving complex issues that take place during production and out in the field. The activities will require circuit design, schematic capture, PCB layout, and circuit simulation, plus hands-on digital, analog, and power electronics testing. In addition, the QSC Senior Sustaining Engineer will be involved in design-to-value activities and will provide guidance to junior team members and technicians.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Engineer will specify, qualify, and design alternate components into existing digital and analog products
EOL planning of major components in existing products
Hardware design improvements including schematic design/capture, PCB layout, and testing to resolve issues encountered in released products
Evaluate, manage, and implement design changes
Design to value/cost for existing products
Propose process improvements to resolve issues in design and manufacturing
Assist with cross-department technical/troubleshooting training on new products
Documentation of design and test work
Work responsibly in a team environment and in an individual manner
Work closely with embedded software developers to integrate hardware with software
Perform other duties as assigned
Education and Experience:
Bachelors or Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent professional experience
8+ years of Hardware or Electronic Engineering experience in design, manufacturing or sustaining roles
Skilled at computer-based electronic design, layout, and simulation (e.g. Cadence Allegro, Spice, etc.)
Proficient with electronics test and measurement tools (Oscilloscopes, Audio Precision, Loop Analyzer, etc)
Experience in the AV field is a plus
Excellent English language communication skills, both written and oral
Exceptional organizational, analytical, and creative problem solving capabilities
Experience with component and system level troubleshooting for digital, analog, and power electronics products
Ability to produce results in a dynamic work environment
Must be self-motivated in order to achieve assigned objectives with minimal supervision
Experience with C++ scripting and other high-level programming languages is a plus
About QSC, LLC
Founded nearly five decades ago, QSC, LLC, is a globally recognized leader in the design and manufacture of professional audio/video system solutions. With power amplification, loudspeaker, digital signal processing (DSP) and digital mixer engineering resources all located under one roof, QSC uniquely leverages these technologies to deliver products and systems that far outperform the sum of their parts - providing compelling solutions for professional installed, portable, production and cinema sound customers worldwide.
QSC expertise is also evident in its advanced manufacturing and quality control processes. The company manufactures in its 81,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility, located in Costa Mesa, California. Utilizing a compliment of demand planning, parts procurement, operations and logistics, computer-controlled precision assembly, and rigorous testing and control, the QSC facility is designed with build-to-order flexibility, giving the company unprecedented ability to respond to customer needs while keeping both parts and finished goods inventory at well-maintained levels. Select partners in Asia provide additional manufacturing.
Located on 51,000 square feet ...of office space on the same campus as the manufacturing facility are the QSC Corporate Offices, Engineering, Sales, Marketing, Technical Support and Service. Additionally, QSC has offices in Boulder, Colorado and Hong Kong, with sales and support staff located throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. QSC maintains a local warehouse and distribution facility in Costa Mesa, with other facilities in Tennessee, Belgium and China.
Employing over 400 people, QSC is also widely recognized as a great place to work, attracting the best and brightest individuals from all over the world. The company strives to provide a casual and fun work environment where people are genuinely excited to bring forth their best and let their talent shine.
QSC offers its employees an exceptional benefits package, further enhancing its ability to attract and maintain talent, and is a 6-time recipient of the Orange County Register’s “Best Place to Work” award.
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