Manager, Design Services

PWW Recruiting, LLC.

Manager, Design Services

San Francisco, CA
  • Responsibilities

    The Manager of Design Services for this newly formed group will act in a player/coach capacity, serving as an expert design engineer and with the scope to build out a team to support the business growth targets. This is a highly visible role with tremendous potential for career advancement and growth.


    • Layout design of rigid and flexible multilayer printed circuit boards
    • Work with Electrical engineering teams to implement complex circuit boards
    • Create, edit, and revise component placements, routing, board outlines, and constraints as needed to meet customer product specifications
    • Work with EEs, MEs, DFM engineers and PCB vendors to optimize design layout
    • Own the responsibility of creating final design packages including executing DRC checks and generating fabrication and assembly documentation
    • Implement new PCB technologies and processes for the design team
    • Maintain and expand knowledge of PCB design and manufacturing technologies and materials to take full advantage of industry capabilities
    • Conduct design feasibility studies to evaluate PCB design goals for packaging, cost, manufacturing and system performance


    • Team management and leadership experience
    • 7+ years of relevant work experience with circuit board layout design
    • Strong working knowledge of PCB manufacturing, rigid and flex PCB materials
    • Experienced with Cadence Allegro, Altium Designer, Mentor Xpedition, and Mentor PADS
    • Hands-on with laying out high speed and impedance controlled multilayer PCBs
    • Skilled at routing BGA parts with 0.4mm pitch and less
    • Knowledge of component library management and component footprint creation
    • Possess excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with strong aptitude for teamwork