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Senior Compliance Engineer

Apply Now Job ID R-354735 Date posted 01/16/2020


San Diego, California

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The Compliance Engineer will participate in projects obtaining CSA or similar agency approvals for new and updated products. The job requires experience with obtaining CE, EMC/RED, FCC, IC and safety certifications. Experience with the relevant UL, CSA, FCC, IEC and EN directives and standards is required. Experience with RoHS, WEEE, REACH, Prop65 and other environmental regulations is a plus. The engineer will participate in developing test plans encompassing EMC, EMI, safety, environmental, and other product compliance requirements. 

  • Read, interpret and communicate changes in technical regulations, directives and standards
  • Review new and existing designs for compliance to the latest directives and standards
  • Manage projects with test labs -some local travel required
  • Coordinate any necessary changes with mechanical, electrical, and software engineers
  • Drive product certifications across development teams, testing labs, suppliers and manufacturing partners
  • Compile data and write reports regarding existing and potential engineering studies and projects
  • Prepare and/or edit test procedures used during design and manufacturing processes that affect safety/compliance testing.
  • Facilitate safety reviews of products, systems and/or components as part of new product development, and modify / update existing products
  • Lead cross-functional teams to address product compliance related issues
  • Define and oversee the hardware certification test requirements and validate testing reports for accuracy, completeness, and ensure all mandatory requirements are properly accounted for in complete package
  • Support environmental compliance for RoHS, WEEE, REACH and Prop65


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of 4 years of compliance (safety or EMC) engineering experience
  • Experience with working with test labs, updating technical files, and obtaining agency approvals
  • Experience working in a regulated industry, FDA preferred
  • Attentiveness to details with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work proactively and independently
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, and other desktop/general business systems
  • Track record of developing new skills quickly and cross-pollinate the learnings from one area to another.
  • Ability and willingness to dig deeper, take the ownership of the issue on hand and make a meaningful contribution towards investigation and resolution of the issue.

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