Career Opportunities

Current Job Openings at Freedom CAD Services

Current Opportunities

  • We are currently seeking qualified individuals for the positions listed below.  If you’d like to apply please click the “Apply Now” button to complete an application online and upload your resume.

    Freedom CAD Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All job offers are contingent upon a successful background check, drug-test, and authorization to work in the United States when applicable. Contact us for additional information.

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Senior Xpedition PCB Layout Designer

Overview

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

Location: Remote

Full Time Position
100

Freedom CAD is a premier PCB design service bureau with a talented team of 30+ dedicated designers providing complex layouts for our enviable list of high-tech customers. Tired of the commute? This is a work-from-home, full-time position with an opportunity for additional compensation for overtime work at time and a half.

This position has a strong focus on HDI technology and is responsible for creating state of the art PCB layouts from electrical schematics, net lists, mechanical input, and associated detail documents that adhere to the latest fabrication and assembly standards using Mentor Expedition design software.


Responsibilities

  • Design project lead – reports to Director of Operations, or COO.
  • Leads highly complex layouts while ensuring quality, efficiency and manufacturability.
  • Provides expertise to engineering team regarding combined HDI technology and design practices.
  • Handle multiple tasks and provide work leadership to other designers through the distribution, coordination, and managing of the assigned work load.
  • Ability to create, from engineering inputs, board mechanical profiles, board fabrication stack-ups, detailed board fabrication drawings and packages, assembly drawings, assembly notes, etc., preferable for the Mentor Expedition design tool set.
  • Load and debug Net lists. (Xpedition)
  • Ability to place components, perform density analysis, input constraints, route traces.
  • Generate layout reports daily/weekly for customers and Operations.
  • Primarily work from home but must be willing to work occasionally on-site at a customer location.
  • Must be willing to work extended and flexible hours to meet critical schedules when necessary.
  • Basic Schematics knowledge.

Skills

  • Expert knowledge of Xpedition Enterprise tool suite is essential and secondary knowledge of Altium, Allegro or PADS is a plus.
  • Extensive use of HDI technology.
  • Experience with high-speed Digital, RF, Analog and Flex and Rigid Flex designs.
  • Experience with Xpedition Sketch Router preferred.
  • Basic computer literacy with Microsoft Windows-based applications such as Excel, Word, Outlook and Notepad.
  • Ability to proactively identify problems, and provide solutions or recommendations in a dynamic work environment.
  • Knowledge of signal integrity design constraints encompassing differential pairs, impedance control, high speed, EMI, and ESD.
  • Strong experience with Constraint Manager, (formerly CES)
  • Passionate about PCB design with a strong desire to expand your knowledge
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • Excellent team player that can lead projects and mentor others.
  • Ability to accurately quote layout work, forecast schedules, and drive to meet committed schedules.
  • Ability to adapt to changing customer requirements.
  • Work with customer and FCS engineering to ensure compliance with Manufacturing Design Standards.
  • Self-motivated, detail oriented, organized, positive team player.
  • Ability to work from home with minimal supervision.

Experience

  • Ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years HDI layout experience.
  • Ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of Xpedition current experience.
  • Ideal candidate must have knowledge of DFM/DFA standards as they relate to Flex and HDI technology.
  • Other design tool knowledge is considered a plus.
  • Familiar with Industry Design Standards – ANSI, IPC, ITAR.

About Freedom CAD

Our people are our company.  At Freedom CAD, we believe in a team based approach to PCB design with a focus on continually striving to better ourselves both individually and as a company. We want to provide an atmosphere that promotes learning and advancing in an ever-changing field – something that benefits both our team and the customers we work with. We are committed to operating on advanced software suites and leading-edge hardware that take advantage of automation.  Since we work with a wide variety of customers and technologies, we are looking individuals who thrive on new challenges and the opportunity to push the boundaries of their skill and knowledge, while working along with our team of 30+ highly skilled designers.  We engage with many emerging technology OEM’s and work in a dynamic environment.  If you share in our values and you’re looking for an employer who is strongly committed to developing your talent and your skills and rewarding achievement, come grow with us at Freedom CAD Services.


Apply Now

Senior Allegro PCB Layout Designer

Overview

Date Posted: 10/1/2018

Location: Remote

Full Time Position
100

Freedom CAD is a premier PCB design service bureau with a talented team of 30+ dedicated designers providing complex layouts for our enviable list of high-tech customers. Tired of the commute? This is a work-from-home, full-time position with an opportunity for additional compensation for overtime work at time and a half.

This position has a strong focus on HDI technology and is responsible for creating state of the art PCB layouts from electrical schematics, net lists, mechanical input, and associated detail documents that adhere to the latest fabrication and assembly standards using Allegro design software.


Responsibilities

  • Design project lead – reports to Operations Manager, or COO.
  • Leads highly complex layouts while ensuring quality, efficiency and manufacturability.
  • Provides expertise to engineering team regarding combined HDI technology and design practices.
  • Handle multiple tasks and provide work leadership to other designers through the distribution, coordination, and managing of the assigned work load.
  • Ability to create, from engineering inputs, board mechanical profiles, board fabrication stack-ups, detailed board fabrication drawings and packages, assembly drawings, assembly notes, etc., preferable for the Cadence Allegro design tool set.
  • Load and debug Net lists. (Allegro)
  • Ability to place components, perform density analysis, input constraints, route traces.
  • Generate layout reports daily/weekly for customers and Operations.
  • Primarily work from home but must be willing to work occasionally on-site at a customer location.
  • Must be willing to work extended and flexible hours to meet critical schedules when necessary.
  • Basic Schematics knowledge.

Skills

  • Expert knowledge of Allegro tool suite is essential and secondary knowledge  Altium or Mentor tools suites is a plus.
  • Extensive use of HDI technology.
  • Experience with high-speed Digital, RF, Analog and Flex and Rigid Flex designs.
  • Basic computer literacy with Windows-based applications such as Microsoft EXCEL, Microsoft Word, Notepad.
  • Experience and willingness to use SKILL script automation such as dalTools.
  • Ability to proactively identify problems, and provide solutions or recommendations in a dynamic work environment.
  • Knowledge of signal integrity design constraints encompassing differential pairs, impedance control, high speed, EMI, and ESD.
  • Passionate about PCB design with a strong desire to expand your knowledge
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • Excellent team player that can lead projects and mentor others.
  • Ability to accurately quote layout work, forecast schedules, and drive to meet committed schedules.
  • Ability to adapt to changing customer requirements.
  • Work with customer and FCS engineering to ensure compliance with Manufacturing Design Standards.
  • Self-motivated, Detail oriented, Organized, Positive team player.
  • Ability to work from home with minimal supervision.

Experience

  • Ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years HDI layout experience.
  • Ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of Allegro current experience.
  • Ideal candidate must have knowledge of DFA/DFM standards as they relate to Flex and HDI technology.
  • Other design tool knowledge is considered a plus.
  • Familiar with Industry Design Standards – ANSI, IPC, ITAR.

About Freedom CAD

Our people are our company.  At Freedom CAD, we believe in a team based approach to PCB design with a focus on continually striving to better ourselves both individually and as a company. We want to provide an atmosphere that promotes learning and advancing in an ever-changing field – something that benefits both our team and the customers we work with. We are committed to operating on advanced software suites and leading-edge hardware that take advantage of automation.  Since we work with a wide variety of customers and technologies, we are looking individuals who thrive on new challenges and the opportunity to push the boundaries of their skill and knowledge, while working along with our team of 30+ highly skilled designers.  We engage with many emerging technology OEM’s and work in a dynamic environment.  If you share in our values and you’re looking for an employer who is strongly committed to developing your talent and your skills and rewarding achievement, come grow with us at Freedom CAD Services.


Apply Now

Senior PCB Designer – Altium

Senior PCB Designer – Altium, Basic Function:


  • This position has a strong focus on HDI technology and is responsible for creating state of the art PCB layouts from electrical schematics, net lists, mechanical input, and associated detail documents that adhere to the latest fabrication and assembly standards using Altium design software.

  • Apply Now

Responsibilities

  • Design project lead – reports to Operations Manager, or COO
  • Leads highly complex layouts while ensuring quality, efficiency and manufacturability.
  • Provides expertise to engineering team regarding combined HDI technology and design practices.
  • Handle multiple tasks and provide work leadership to other designers through the distribution, coordination, and managing of the assigned work load
  • Ability to create, from engineering inputs, board mechanical profiles, board fabrication stack-ups, detailed board fabrication drawings and packages, assembly drawings, assembly notes, etc., preferable for the Cadence Allegro design tool set.
  • Load and debug Net lists (Altium)
  • Ability to place components, perform density analysis, input constraints, route traces
  • Generate layout reports daily/weekly for customers and Operations
  • Must be willing to work occasionally on-site at a customer location (Mountain View, CA) and from home
  • Must be willing to work extended and flexible hours to meet critical schedules when necessary
  • Basic Schematics knowledge

Skills

  • Expert knowledge of Altium tool suite is essential and secondary knowledge of Cadence or Mentor tools suites is a plus
  • Extensive knowledge of HDI technology
  • Basic computer literacy with PC/NT/Windows-based applications:
    • Microsoft EXCEL, Microsoft Word, notepad
    • Ability to write simple script files.
  • Ability to proactively identify problems, and provide solutions or recommendations in a dynamic work environment.
  • Knowledge of signal integrity design constraints encompassing differential pairs, impedance control, high speed, EMI, and ESD
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • Excellent team player that can lead projects and mentor others
  • Ability to accurately quote layout work, forecast schedules, and drive and motivate team to meet committed schedules
  • Ability to adapt to changing customer requirements
  • Work with customer and FCS engineering to ensure compliance with Manufacturing Design Standards
  • Self-motivated, Detail oriented, Organized, Positive team player

Experience

  • Ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years HDI layout experience.
  • Ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of Altium experience.
  • Ideal candidate must have knowledge of DFA/DFM standards as they relate to Flex and HDI technology.
  • Other design tool knowledge is considered a plus
  • Familiar with Industry Design Standards – ANSI, IPC, ITAR

About Freedom CAD

Our people are our company.

At Freedom CAD we believe in a team based approach to PCB design with a focus on continually striving to better ourselves both individually and as a company.  We want to provide an atmosphere that promotes learning and advancing in an ever-changing field – something that benefits both our team and the customers we work with.  We are committed to operating on advanced software suites and leading-edge hardware that take advantage of automation.

If you share in our values and if you’re looking for an employer who is strongly committed to developing talent and rewarding achievement, come grow with us at Freedom CAD Services.

Apply Now