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Staff Engineer, Hardware Design

Date: Mar 18, 2023

Location: Richardson, TX, US

Company: Celestica International Inc.

Req ID: 104593 
Region: Americas 
Country: United States 
State/Province: Texas 
City:  Richardson 

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If you’re reading this, chances are that you’re getting this information over at least one piece of hardware that we designed, developed, manufactured or service. Celestica is the brand behind the brands you love in tech and we design, develop, and manufacture leading-edge Hardware Platform Solutions in Networking, Storage, and Server solutions from general purpose to customized Cloud, AI, machine learning, Edge and 5G deployments. Across Data Centers and Enterprise deployments, we are partnered with an impressive roster of some of the world’s biggest tech companies. We work with 9 of the top 10 global internet service providers, 4 of the top 5 global storage providers, 3 of the top 5 networking OEMs, and the top 3 non-X86 server providers
engineering solutions for this generation and the next.


Our customers experience firsthand the power of our people - people who share a passion for innovation, technology, collaboration, performance and quality. People who, together, make a formidable team that is not only transforming our company, but transforming the technology landscape of the future. Celestica might not be a household name, but as you evaluate the companies, industries, cultures and teams that you are considering for your next career move, we hope that one thing will become very clear: Celestica is no ordinary company. We are change makers. Innovators. And we have an unrelenting drive to find the way for our customers.


Let’s engineer the future together.

Job Description:
Celestica Engineering is seeking a highly motivated and self-driven candidate qualified for the position of Design Engineer to help design and build market leading Hardware Platform Solutions. As a Subject Matter Expert and a member of the design and development group, the successful candidate will be responsible for engineering assignments related to hardware products as well as systems including development of new products, updates to existing products or sustaining current products.


Skills & Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to execute design development and provide engineering/technical analysis of designs
  • Solutions non-routine design and development requirements
  • Actively participates in design reviews and offers technical advice 
  • Participates in project planning and scheduling. 
  • Form collaborations with ecosystem partners, drive new products and features.
  • Support internal product development, qualification and testing efforts.
  • Participate in vendor selection, management and procurement strategy.
  • Understanding feature requirements and participating and/or leading technical reviews of new platform requirements documents, designs and test plans.
  • Tasks include performance feasibility analysis, developing hardware architecture, writing hardware design documents, and preparing schematics. 
  • Must be able to carry design through concept and architectural reviews to final qualification 


Skills Experience Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience in Networking Hardware Product Development.
  • Self-motivated with a strong multidisciplinary background.
  • Knowledge of 1,10,100 and 400 Gigabit Ethernet MAC, NPU switch and PHY.
  • Experience with x86 or ARM based embedded CPU and IEEE1588 and SyncE.
  • Experience with high speed interfaces and PCB layout.
  • Knowledge in Optical components, Power Supply Design, Analog circuit design, Digital circuit design, and Microprocessor implementation. 
  • Technically proficient with PSPICE, CAD tools and Microsoft based programs. Additional experience includes magnetic, EMI, thermal design and high speed signal design.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 


Typical Education:    
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Master’s is preferred.



Minimal travel is required


This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities of the position. Employees are held accountable for all duties of the job.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Celestica’s policy on equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, veteran or disability status, or other characteristics protected by law. 

This policy applies to hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral and other aspects of employment and also states that retaliation against a person who files a charge of discrimination, participates in a discrimination proceeding, or otherwise opposes an unlawful employment practice will not be tolerated. All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.



Celestica (NYSE, TSX: CLS) enables the world’s best brands. Through our recognized customer-centric approach, we partner with leading companies in Aerospace and Defense, Communications, Enterprise, HealthTech, Industrial, Capital Equipment and Energy to deliver solutions for their most complex challenges. As a leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions, Celestica brings global expertise and insight at every stage of product development – from drawing board to full-scale production and after-market services for products from advanced medical devices, to highly engineered aviation systems, to next-generation hardware platform solutions for the Cloud.

Headquartered in Toronto, with talented teams spanning 40+ locations in 13 countries across the Americas, Europe and Asia, we imagine, develop and deliver a better future with our customers.


Celestica would like to thank all applicants, however, only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Celestica does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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