Sr. PC Board Designer

Custom Card Systems

Shakopee, MN

Career Growth, Flexibility and Collaboration!

Entrust is dedicated to keeping the world moving safely by enabling trusted identities, payments, and data protection around the globe. Headquartered in Minnesota, we offer our colleagues the ability to work globally, in a flexible and collaborative environment. Our team makes an impact!!

The Company: Entrust relies on curious, dedicated and innovative individuals whom anticipate the future and provide solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure world. Entrust’s technologies and expertise help government agencies, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 150 countries serve and safeguard citizens, employees and consumers.

We Believe: Securing identities is most effective when we value all identities. We are committed to ensuring that, through diversity and inclusion, the many voices that make up our communities are heard. From unconscious bias training for managers to global affinity groups that create connections both within and across our enterprise, Entrust expects and encourages all individuals to accept and respect one another. And, of course, to be themselves.

The PC Board designer works as part of the electrical engineering team. Successful candidates will work with cross-functional product development partners to identify requirements, create components, coordinate ECO activities, and develop and execute board layout designs.


  • Collaborate with members of the engineering, R&D, and production teams to support new product development, continuation engineering, and customs R&D programs. Specifically, work closely with electrical and mechanical engineers on PCB layouts.
  • Efficiently utilize ECAD tools to: Layout complex PCBs that include DC/DC power supply design, high-speed digital signals, memory interfaces, and high density BGA packages. Manage and organize electronic component libraries. Assist with schematic capture.
  • Create new component library parts and symbols for PCB designs
  • Generate and maintain manufacturing documentation, including Gerber artwork files, bills of material, circuit board fabrication drawings, and assembly drawings.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards (IPC).
  • Properly apply best practices for Design of Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) and Design for Test (DFT).
  • Help manage vendors for PCBA procurement, including quote requests, alternative parts selection, etc.


Basic Qualifications

  • Associate degree or technical certification in engineering, science, or related field
  • 3+ years using ECAD tools for PCB layout, component library management, and generating manufacturing documentation packages
  • Demonstrated proficiency in reading and understanding circuit schematics.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of DFMA and DFT best practices
  • Must be able to lawfully work within the US and have unrestricted work authorization for US

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, or related field
  • Experience using Mentor Graphics Expedition/EDM for schematic capture, layout design, and parts management
  • Ability to design multi-layer PCBs using simulation tools for impedance control of high speed signals
  • Familiarity with IPC standards
  • Experience designing PCB layouts for high speed differential signals and memory interfaces
  • Electronic troubleshooting skills
  • Experience maintaining PCB part libraries


For US roles, or where applicable:

Entrust is an EEO/AA/Disabled/Veterans Employer

For Canadian roles, or where applicable:

Entrust values diversity and inclusion and we are committed to building a diverse workforce with wide perspectives and innovative ideas. We welcome applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds, and we strive to provide an accessible experience for candidates of all abilities.

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