Sr. Electrical Engineer

Date: Jul 10, 2024

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer

Job Req ID: 24702

About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

Supermicro is looking for an experienced Sr. Electrical Engineer with strong server experience background.  As the core member in the RD lab department, you will be resolving post internal and external inquiries and issues timely to ensure customer satisfaction. In this role, you will be asked to utilize your technical skills and collaborate closely with cross-functional engineering teams to review both hardware and software specifications and recommend improvement plans to resolve the issue.

This role will be based in our HQ at San Jose, CA.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Includes the following essential duties and responsibilities(other duties may also be assigned):

• Server design review for product quality improve

• Improve testing techniques/procedures for analyzing system failure data efficiently

• Collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams provide improvement plans in a timely manner

• Write root cause analysis and presentation skill are needed

• Drive case study or/and issue resolution recommendations

• New technology trend studying and sharing


• BSEE with 8+ years of hands-on experience preferred

• Computer board level/system level of design experience

• Familiar in computer architecture with strong hands-on design or debug experience in server hardware

• Familiar with oscilloscope and other lab equipment

• Strong problem solving capability

• Strong communication, written, and oral skills

• Self-motivated team player

• Familiar with Linux environment, knowledge of program language including C, Verilog , Python,etc.

Please note that this position requires regular in-office attendance. The successful candidate is expected to be present in the office during standard working hours as determined by the company. In-office collaboration and participation in team meetings, training sessions, and other on-site activities are essential aspects of this role. Candidates should consider the commuting distance and be prepared to fulfill their responsibilities in the designated office location.

Salary Range

$130,000 - $163,000 

The salary offered will depend on several factors, including your location, level, education, training, specific skills, years of experience, and comparison to other employees already in this role. In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, candidates may be eligible for other forms of compensation, such as participation in bonus and equity award programs.

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

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