Sr. Digital Design Engineer
Altra Industrial Motion Corp.

Job Info


We are seeking to fill a Senior Digital Design Engineer position located in Santa Barbara, CA. At Kollmorgen, we believe in the power of motion and automation to create a better world. Our mission is to be the best at solving the most demanding motion challenges through collaboration with our end users, customers, suppliers, innovation partners and each other.

In this role, will develop innovative and high-quality embedded motion controllers and servomotor drives. You will be responsible for digital electronic designs, including products based on processors, FPGAs, and systems on a chip (SoC) platform.

After completion of onboarding and required training, this role can be performed on a hybrid schedule.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Specify, design, simulate, and test RTL designs on embedded FPGA and SoC platforms
  • Create schematics, part lists, test specifications, and technical documentation
  • Create and / or oversee PCB Layout designs
  • Collaborate with other departments and design groups to ensure successful product introduction and help maintain the product throughout its lifecycle
  • Participate in system integration testing to validate product functionality
  • Support the team to ensure successful agency certification: UL/CE, TUV, RoHS, REACH etc.
  • Specify usage of components and motor drive accessories
  • Support customers, applications engineering, documentation, and quality teams as needed
  • Opportunity to lead small teams on projects
Job Requirements:

Critical Competencies

  • Proficient in RTL Design, synthesis, and timing closure
  • Proficient in digital electronic design of processor systems
  • Proficient in digital design software tools like schematic capture, PCB layout and simulators
  • Detailed Oriented
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills; skilled in root cause analysis
  • Able to write clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles
  • Good understanding of high-speed busses such as PCIe, USB, Ethernet
  • Good understanding of low-speed peripheral busses such as SPI, I2C, UART
  • Familiarity with Xilinx and SoCs
  • Familiarity with Mentor Graphics DxDesigner and PADs Layout
  • Experience with Visual Studio and C# programming

Base pay range: $100,350 - $137,982

This salary range is provided in good faith and is intended to display the value of the company's base pay compensation for all statewide locations across the United States. Salary is dependent on a multitude of factors, including but not limited to the physical worksite location, candidate's skill set, level of experience, education, and internal peer compensation comparisons.

Education and Experience Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field required
  • 5+ years' Digital HW and/or FPGA design experience required
EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to

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