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Microsoft Corporation Senior Electrical Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Microsoft’s Surface camera team is recruiting for an electrical engineer with excellent design and leadership skills.


Candidates will own the camera, camera flex circuit electrical design and electrical integration into products. The candidate will work in the cross functional camera team for camera design, with product team EEs and the RF team EEs to define and deliver electrical circuit designs and layouts that meet product system electrical performance requirements (PS, MIPI signal integrity, EMI for RF compatibility, etc.). Engineering responsibility will include all aspects of camera system electrical design through the development phases including: schematic design for image sensor circuitry; sensor and control interfaces to motherboard/ISP; component evaluation and selection for AF and OIS drivers, NV memory and power supplies; camera module and flex circuit layout with high frequency digital signals and design of camera development kits as necessary.


Successful candidates must demonstrate excellent communication and team work skills and the ability to work in a fast paced product development environment.

Required skills:

  • Hands-on design experience in power supply design, digital design, high frequency digital design including controlled impedance transmission lines (MIPI) in design and integration of camera modules and integration into products.

  • Working knowledge of design for EMI including grounding, shielding and frequency selection and filtering of harmonics in system design to meet FCC and RF desense requirements.

  • Working knowledge of CMOS image sensors and optics and interface design (MIPI and I2C buses)

  • Working knowledge of flex circuit DFx

  • Experience delivering electrical designs for high volume consumer products.

  • Ability to travel internationally

Preferred skills:

  • Experience with ceramic camera circuit layout

  • Knowledge of spread spectrum signal transmission

  • Knowledge of image signal processing


  • Minimum of a BS/MS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent

  • At least five years of electrical engineering design experience with high volume products

  • Demonstrated ability as a team player working in a cross functional product development environment with the ability to influence across a product team and beyond

  • Excellent communication skills

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form at .

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