Hardware/Electrical Engineering Manager

This exciting Internet of Things (IoT) start-up is seeking a Hardware Engineering Manager to lead a small hardware desgin engineering team. This role will be responsible for managing the electrical design aspects of various IoT devices. The team you manager will own a project from concept through production. This role will have the following responsibilities:

  • Maintain a positive team dynamic and culture.
  • Support team level objectives as well as individual contributors.
  • Derive technical specifications based on product level requirements.
  • Own architecture selection, electrical design, and validation.
  • Support Sourcing and Procurement teams to vet supply chain and production partners.
  • Validate design through functional verification, signal characterization, power modeling/test, and system coexistence testing.
  • Setting factory test requirements, assisting in software bring up and traveling on-site to the manufacturer to ensure the design is built and tested successfully.
  • Research technologies and scope development opportunities.
  • Communicate cross-functionally to deliver a successful product to market.
  • Lead large projects from idea to positive execution.
  • Work closely with FW, ME and Ops leads.


  • BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field, and 5+ years of related industry experience.
  • Leadership experience as a technical people manager for more than a year.
  • Experience with embedded systems, processor selection, various communication protocols. (especially USB, SPI, I2C, CAN and UART), sensor design, low power design, various RF technologies.
  • Experience with eCAD tools.
  • Hands-on experience in prototype bring-up and debugging, functional verification and manufacturing support.
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering fundamentals, including the ability to design and verify circuits.
  • Experience taking a product from design to full product release.

If interested, please email a copy of your resume to jobs@creativehwstaffing.com