• Staff Electrical Engineer

  • Company Overview

    Today’s complex interconnected world demands companies to conceptualize and deliver cutting-edge products and solutions to market faster than ever before. Altran, a global product development partner, collaborates with companies to address the business and technical challenges inherent in developing and supporting complex connected systems.

    For over three decades, leading companies and emerging startups in some of the most highly regulated and rapidly evolving industries have relied on Altran to inspire innovation, accelerate time to market, improve predictability, and maximize return on product investment. Altran provides a full complement of technology consulting, software and product development expertise, and engineering services to our client partners in the Aerospace, Automotive, Energy, Industry and Electronics, and Medical and Life Sciences industries.

    In North America, Altran is based in Burlington, Massachusetts, with additional offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, New Jersey, Silicon Valley and Southern California. For more information, visit

    Job Description

    The Staff Electrical Engineer performs broad based electrical design and development including components selection and board level detail design through system integration and test. Success in this role is predicated on an individual’s ability to contribute as a Staff level individual contributor under regulated product design processes while supporting work efforts and reporting project status.


    These are some desired primary skills you bring to the job:

    • Mixed Signal Circuit Design
    • Electromechanical Design
    • Detailed design with schematic capture tools (Altium, Cadence, Mentor)
    • Effective use of PCB layout tools (Altium, Cadence, Mentor)
    • Expertise with analog and digital circuit simulation tools (e.g. Spice, Modelsim)
    • Working knowledge of industry standards for safety and EMI/EMC
    • Originate Design documentation
    • Key components selection
    • Participate in design reviews
    • Supporting design transfer to manufacturing (DFM, DFT)

    Soft skills:

    • Robust attention to detail
    • Highly motivated, action oriented, persistent achiever.
    • Excellent communication skills with demonstrated ability to present quality presentations


    • Design and develop with schematic capture tools (Altium, Cadence, Mentor)
    • Effective use of PCB layout tools (Altium, Cadence, Mentor)
    • Perform simulation of analog and/or digital circuits using industry tools (e.g. Spice, Modelsim)
    • Component selection and Bill of Materials management
    • Provide technical support in customer meetings as a subject matter expert in electrical design


    • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering
    • 5+ years’ experience in an engineering role that included support for multi-disciplinary design, development, and delivery of products

    • Ability and willingness to travel to client sites with the possibility of extended stays
    • Experience with medical systems preferred

    Expertise in two or more of the following technical specialties is required:

    • Analog design (Small signal, Mixed signal, High voltage, and/or Power)
    • Complex digital hardware
    • Electrical Control Systems Modeling, Feedback (SISO)
    • Robotics
    • Electro-mechanical design
    • Embedded firmware Development & RTOS

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; M/F/D/V


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