PCB Engineer - Librarian
Senai, Johor, Malaysia
Dyson develops and manufactures complex electronics products requiring equally sophisticated, engineered PCBA design solutions. As the team has grown and diversified, a role has opened up for a motivated individual to undertake CAD library tasks focused on supporting the PCB & Electronics engineering activities, but will also include the implementation and support of new Processes and working practices being adopted within the company.Dyson RDD is vibrant, diverse, very challenging and always interesting; this is an opportunity to become a part of the design innovation and engineering that make Dyson the technology brand it is.
Reporting to the DMSB (Malaysia) PCB Team lead, the successful candidate will become part of a busy ECAD team within Research Design and Development (RDD).
The librarian activity is a critical element of Electronics Hardware Design, directly supporting and affecting Electronics Engineers, PCB Engineering & Design, and Component Engineering activity. The scope of Dyson electronics has broadened in terms of product diversity, complexity and volume, coupled with faster time to market and increased quality demands. Our CAD library reflects these requirements, calling for individuals who can deliver fast, effective, efficient and accurate generation of CAD library data.
Technical knowledge of PCBA’s and electronics is an advantage, but not essential. Key attributes for this role focus on:
Accuracy & attention to detail is essential, even when under time pressure
A methodical, structured approach is critical to successful execution of this activity
The ability to follow process and guidelines
Consistency of work
A demonstrable aptitude towards CAD environment would be an advantage
Create CAD Library parts using Mentor Graphics Tools (training will be provided)
Create symbols & parts as required per Dyson library conventions
Component Cell creation to Dyson guidelines
Validate all library work (includes library data from PCB Engineers)
Generate all part and mapping data
Manage and maintain working libraries, including prototype libraries.
Maintain Valor VPL libraries
Generate 3D data components as required
Help manage Dyson library procedures by applying continuous improvement principles to library management process and generate supporting documentation.
Related library tasks:
Support Component Engineering activity within Library Process
Manage library workflow
Undertake library related administration tasks within the company data management system
Liaise with overseas design office regarding library work and DFM implementation
Undertake training as required
Skills & experience.
Previous experience is not essential as training will be provided, but this could suit someone with any electronics experience, and who has any familiarity of CAD and/or graphics applications.
Good experience with office applications is required.
Working to timescales
Any of the following is advantageous, but not essential:
Mentor Graphics Xpedition Enterprise tools
Experience working within the Electronics Industry
Knowledge of Electronic Components and specifications.
Understanding of Product Life Management (PLM) systems
Basic knowledge of general PCB\PCBA’s
The role does require specific traits & aptitude; such as a methodical approach and attention to detail. Consistency is also a key element of this type of work, and candidates will need to demonstrate this in their approach. Other characteristics will include such things as:
Accuracy and attention to detail
Consistency of work (essential)
Organised and methodical approach to work activities