Danfoss is looking for an ECAD Engineer within Power Electronics team of High-Power Drives that would be required to deliver PDC India Projects.

Job Responsibilities

Participate in new product development projects with the responsibility for Schematic Capture & PCB layout.
Design placement and layout of new printed circuit boards with direction from design engineers by using both creative and logical way of thinking.
Ensure UL, CE standards and design rules are observed
Conduct redesign, engineering changes and revisions of existing printed circuit board designs.
ECAD support in testing and troubleshooting
Knowledge of using PLM tools
Assisting PCA Production inhouse Danfoss.
Participate in maintaining and developing the ECAD system.
Schedule and track all ECAD tasks and projects.

Important aspects, with impact on the job

The candidate has to acquire knowledge/skills continuously on latest trends and technologies within ECAD
The candidate should have willingness to travel within India and overseas if required for training / competency building / prototype testing

Background & Skills

Bachelor’s in Electronics Engineering or similar is required, as well as great communication and collaboration skills.
Experience of 3 to 5 years technical experience in the areas of ECAD schematic design, layout, development of specifications, prototype assembly and testing, manufacturing methods and engineering procedures within a product development environment.
Extensive knowledge of PCA manufacturing rules
Interpreting schematic diagrams and utilizing preliminary sketches, diagrams, and other engineering
Perform independent reviews of the design using provided software tools.
Coordinate with other disciplines affected by design development.
Self-check completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards


Capable of working independently and in teams, cooperating with Specialists in other fields.
The position requires multi-tasking skills to support several projects concurrently
Must be self-motivated and strong desire to learn and contribute in a teaming environment
Relevant experience in product development projects is preferable
Proficient in UL & CE standards and knowledge of PCB design rules
Skilled in usage of ECAD tools, knowledgeable in PCB layout regarding EMC, signal security and integrity
Knowledge of PCB manufacturing rules
Knowledge of Cadence (primary tool to be used), CR5000 (Zuken for handling legacy designs)
Perform independent reviews of the design using provided software tools.
Variants and BOM handling

Location: Oragadam
Company: Danfoss

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