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ECAD/PCB/EDA Librarian, Tuscon, AZ 85756

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an ECAD/PCB/EDA Librarian, in Tucson, AZ 85756. Contact Elisabeth Laspe for details. 314-669-8020
12 month contract with possible extensions.  Must be a US Citizen to qualify.


Would like to see ECAD Library development responsibilities and maintenance with xDM/EDM and for a couple years in those roles, while supporting a large group of designers and maybe including being a member of an ECAD Library team or a national ECAD Library team.
We are looking for someone with a long span of experience in just an ECAD Lib development role using xDM/EDM that understands what this role entails.

  • Individual will be responsible for development of electronic schematic symbols and PCB footprint cells using the Mentor Graphics Expedition/EDM tool suite utilizing vendor datasheets as well as industry and company standards.
  • Additional responsibilities include interfacing with varying engineering disciplines including, the corporate National ECAD Library team, ECAD/PCB Layout Design Engineers, Product Development Engineers, Component Engineers, Program Management, Engineering and project leads and external electronic component manufacturers.

Required Skills:
  • A minimum of two years of experience in ECAD/EDA library development of symbols and cells using Mentor Graphics Expedition software suite; DMS or xDM or EDM.
  • A Minimum of two years of technical working knowledge of electronic components including semiconductors, passive components and electromechanical commodities and their applications.
  • Understanding of the ECAD/PCB layout design processes, PCB/CCA fabrication and board manufacturing processes.
  • Knowledge of ECAD library management practices and ECAD Library development principles to minimize design risks and hazards.
  • Familiarity and/or experience with a parts request tool and library maintenance and management practices.
  • Ability to navigate multiple complex specifications, processes and tools.
  • Ability to interpret component manufacturer’s data sheets including electrical, functional and mechanical data as well as MIL specs and standards related to library development.
  • Understanding of IPC-7351 standard land patterns and/or other footprint calculation methods and standards or IPC-7351 like automation development tool(s)
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and shift from one task to another as priorities dictate.
  • Experience in a fast-pace, high volume ECAD Library environment for production work with shifting priorities and measured throughput.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows including standard business application software (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
  • Knowledge of operating system concepts and implementations as well as networked services including collaboration tools and documentation archives.
  • Ability to produce and evaluate high quality deliverables as well as receive feedback from peers for improvements to work quality on a regular basis.
  • Self-starter that is comfortable with and knows when to ask questions or ask for help Desired Skills.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work with and take directions from Functional Management, Component Engineers, Sr. ECAD Librarians, Product Development Engineer, ECAD/PCB Design Layout Engineers and varying levels of related engineering disciplines.
  • Strong written communication skills as well as strong customer interaction skills using a variety of communication methodologies including Email, telephone, instant messaging and video conferencing.

Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Preferred major in Electrical, Industrial or Computer Engineering, or similar relevant technology degree.

Job Number: 2010110997
Job Location: Tucson, AZ
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 01/21/2020
Last Updated: 03/27/2020
Attention: Elisabeth Laspe
Address: 1215 FERN RIDGE PKWY STE 231
City, State: ST LOUIS, MO 63141
Phone: 314/628-9143
800 Phone: 800/472-3737
Fax Phone: 314/628-9485

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