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Hardware Engineer Job Description

Hardware Engineer Job Description

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Hardware Engineer Job Description

We are seeking a talented and dedicated computer hardware engineer to develop, design, and install hardware components for electrical and computer systems. You'll be in charge of designing base hardware systems, installing complex hardware components, analysing computer performance data, troubleshooting systems, collaborating with software engineers, and modifying existing hardware platforms to improve functionality in upgraded systems.

Hardware Engineer Responsibilities

  • Creating hardware components such as circuit boards, processors, and memory cards.
  • Hardware components are tested both individually and in conjunction with external computer systems.
  • Analyzing system data in order to make hardware configuration changes.
  • Completing the final product's functionality and performance tests.
  • Hardware design for computer-related products such as routers and smart devices.
  • Creating specifications and documentation for computer components and finished systems.
  • Working with software developers to ensure that the hardware performs as intended.
  • Supervising the manufacturing of hardware components.

Hardware Engineer Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer engineering.
  • A minimum of two years' experience in a similar role is required.
  • Analytical thinking combined with strong problem-solving abilities.
  • The ability to work under pressure and to a strict deadline.
  • Capability to collaborate closely with the software development team.
  • Comprehensive understanding of computer hardware, software, and electrical systems is required.
  • Capability to identify potential issues in a system configuration.
  • Detail-oriented.