At Polaris our DNA started with co-founders Edgar Hetteen, his younger brother Allan and his close friend David Johnson who had somewhere to be and no way to get there. 65 years later, you still see that drive, ingenuity, and pioneering spirit in everything we do.

Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Location: Wyoming, Minnesota US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 4939

Requisition Number: R4901

Position Title:

External Description: At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our agile working environment. Our people make us who we are, and we create incredible products and experiences that empower us to Think Outside.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Hardware design engineer to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for providing technical leadership and for performing activities pertaining to the planning, design, validation, manufacturing, and field support of electrical/electronic systems and components from concept to production implementation. Your primary area of focus will be on display/gauge, communication, and navigation systems for Polaris Off-Road and Motorcycle vehicles.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design and development of electronic sub-systems for on-vehicle digital display, RF communication, and GPS systems from concept to product release.

  • Develop schematics, guide board layout designs, assemble, test, debug, and integrate designs into complex hardware systems.

  • ECAD/EDA design, component specification, BOM generation, and prototype development.

  • Design and implement functional tests; create reports, fault finding, and countermeasure to the component level.

  • Evaluate, characterize, troubleshoot, and debug analog & digital electrical systems.

  • Apply DFX principles to product designs.

  • Assure product quality by designing electrical testing methods; testing finished products and system capabilities.

  • Support quality initiatives to improve product performance and reliability through peer deign reviews, DFMEAs, PFMEAs, and DFMAs.

  • Design and development of design validation/test capability.

  • Documentation and engineering release for Production.

  • Manufacturing support of electromechanical products and test fixtures.

  • Ability to travel and visit key vendors.

Required Skills:

  • BS or MS in a related field with at least 7 years of relevant experience.

  • Embedded system design experience

  • Strong engineering aptitude and "can do" attitude

  • Strong attention to detail with prioritization and follow-up skills.

  • Self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new skills with minimal supervision.

  • Experience, and demonstrated success, working in a team-based environment.

  • Experience with electronic circuit and RF design and PCB layout tools.

  • Ability to use electronic test equipment: oscilloscope, logic analyzer, spectrum analyzer digital multi-meter, etc.

  • Experience in programming/debugging embedded systems.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with the full product design cycle.

  • RF and GPS circuit / system design experience.

  • Systems design of outdoor digital devices.

  • Test and design validation experience

We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to Think Outside. Apply today!

About Polaris

As the global leader in Powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2020 sales of $7.0 billion, Polaris' high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and deck, cruiser and pontoon boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments, and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe.

EEO Statement

Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

City: Wyoming

State: Minnesota

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Electrical Design Engineer

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