Amazon.com Hardware Design Engineer II in Seattle, Washington

As a Hardware Engineer, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative products. You will work closely with an internal inter-disciplinary team, and outside partners to drive key aspects of product definition, execution and test. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment.

The Role:

  • Serve as the technical lead for major subsystems through the entire product life cycle, from roadmapping through design in to mass-production support.

  • As a member of new product development teams, manage the technical relationship with vendors to deliver new components to the required specification and schedule.

  • Perform hands-on bring-up, testing and troubleshooting.

  • Function as a subject matter expert on a variety of technologies by providing up-to-date, accurate information to colleagues and management.

  • Travel to supplier and contract manufacturer sites world-wide to support product development activities (10% - 20% travel).

  • Bachelor's degree in Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, and/or Materials Science.

  • 10+ years’ experience in the consumer electronics or display industry as a hardware engineer.

  • Hands-on experience with optical system development and product integration.

  • Experience with optical system specification, development, and manufacturing techniques

  • Experience with optical test methods and qualification of electronic imaging systems

  • Familiar with test equipment and methods.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Willing and able to travel internationally

  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Optics and/or Materials Science.

  • Experience in C/C++ or Java programming in a GNU/Linux development environment.

  • Experience in working with international, cross-functional teams.

AMZR Req ID: 466371