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Senior Electrical Engineer

Luminator is a leading innovator in the design and manufacturing of communications and lighting products for more than 80 years in transit, rail and aerospace industries. We are continuing to build our dynamic team by adding a Senior Electrical Engineer – Mass Transit.



Luminator offers an excellent opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer who is looking for opportunities to contribute in PCB design/development and system architecture design for new product development.  This position requires a range of electrical engineering skills, communication skills, and ability to mentor more junior electrical engineers. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Development and documentation of system architecture and requirements
  • Ability to communicate technical design decisions
  • Ability to analyze design decisions across multiple projects, looking for:
  • Design Reuse
  • System-level design decisions for optimal portfolio design
  • Analog and Digital Circuit Design, specifically:
  • Switching DC/DC power supply design
  • Constant Current Regulator Design
  • Microcontroller design
  • EMI/EMC design considerations
  • Schematic capture in OrCAD
  • Working with CMs for board stack-up and DFM considerations
  • Working with PCB Layout Designers to give board requirements and layout guidelines
  • Review of PCB layout
  • Documenting/Executing and teaching junior engineers or techs to do PCB bring up & test
  • Mentoring more junior engineers in PCB design and best practices
  • Reviewing other designs for functionality and best practices
  • Working with cross-functional teams such as mechanical or software to maintain good communication and proactive identification/mitigation of potential design issues
  • Obsolete part management / Alternate part identification
  • Troubleshooting / Failure Analysis of systems down to the PCB component level
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience:

  • Superior knowledge/experience in regards to design documentation practices
  • Analog/Digital Circuit Design experience
  • PCB Layout review experience
  • Troubleshooting / Failure Analysis experience

Preferred Experience:

  • Simulations in programs such as LTSpice
  • Familiarity with Allegro for board layout
  • Firmware/Software Development
  • Board Design specifically with LEDs or driving LEDs
  • Lighting products (transit, architectural, consumer)


To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess and demonstrate the following characteristics.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

  • Minimum 15-years of electrical engineering design experience, specifically in PCB design and fabrication for new product development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of good design documentation practices


  • BSEE Degree required
  • MSEE Degree preferred

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