Electrical Manufacturing Engineer

Cepton is seeking an Electrical Manufacturing Engineer to implement NPI of new LiDAR products and support continuous improvement of their manufacturing processes.


  • validate electrical design of mixed signal circuitry with high speed ADC, FPGA's, memory, high speed LVDS, SPI, clocking and MPU devices

  • assist with design documentation of products and processes

  • work with R&D to validate new design and implement new inhouse manufacturing processes

  • participate in Design Reviews

  • support new product volume ramp

  • develop production test fixtures and test methods

  • responsible for releasing and maintaining accurate Mfg test procedures and checklists

  • assist with PCB quality control

  • drive failure analysis and implement corrective action

  • Work with test technicians to resolve any manufacturing issues through testing and analysis

  • work with suppliers to ensure effective sourcing of PCB components and supply quality


  • Electrical engineering Bachelor degree or equivalent plus 5+ years of working experience in high-speed, mixed circuit board-level design, containing ADC, FPGA's & MCU's

  • Ability to communicate and work effectively as a team player with other functional team members

  • Must be proficient in using all necessary Test & Measurement tools and techniques at or above 1 GHz.

  • Experience w/ FW, Ethernet, I2C communication is a plus

  • Reliable and independent work style, highly accountable and responsible for the outputs while working well under pressure