FAAC International, the leader in the automated systems industry and in the control of vehicular access for residential and commercial applications, is looking for an Electronics Hardware/Firmware Design Engineer that will be part of our Product Development Department in Irvine, California. The person will collaborate with cross-functional teams to help meet the organizational goals.

Responsibilities and Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Circuit design, embedded firmware, PCB fab, PCB assembly, and troubleshooting
  • Read and understand electrical component data sheets, determining the best components for design and manufacturability
  • Microcontroller Programming using Microchip Microcontrollers
  • Work with the various teams to execute activities related to the Product Development Process.
  • Work with Principal Electronic Design Engineers to support fabrication, test, and verification of production assemblies
  • Define hardware manufacturing and quality test procedures to ensure that our products meet all product requirements
  • Execute manufacturing and quality surveillance testing on production samples
  • Define and review hardware quality procedures including, mechanical and electrical inspection reports, etc.


  • Minimum of 5 years in analog and digital hardware design with firmware development.
  • Previous experience in predictive designs, taking into consideration realistic scenarios of the product, its usage, and its environment
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Electronic Engineering
  • Previous experience in Product Development Processes
  • Knowledge of motor control techniques
  • Previous experience with wireless communication protocols and devices such as Wi-Fi, Zigbee, and Bluetooth
  • Understating mobile apps in major platforms such as IOS and Android
  • Experience with Autodesk Eagle
  • Mindset to investigate and resolve all product-related issues, from conception to production, including aspects outside the electronic realm.
  • Attitude to work towards objectives and the ability to integrate within a workgroup
  • Desire and ability to work in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment
  • Self-motivated with a curiosity and desire to learn emerging technologies