Senior Regulatory Compliance Engineer

Job Description / Skills Required

About GoPro

GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document while engaged in sports has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world capture and share immersive content.”

GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed

Capture. Create. Share.
This is your life. Be a HERO.

The ideal candidate for this role will be experienced in worldwide certification processes of wireless wearables and consumer electronics. You will have expertise and full understanding of wireless radio technology including BT and WiFi compliance. You will engage with a cross-disciplinary team to conceive and design innovative consumer products. You will work closely with an internal team to drive key aspects of product definition, execution and ultimately compliance testing and verification. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative environment.

In this role you will work closely with the design teams by specifying regulatory requirements, performing pre-testing of the Hardware platforms and accessories developed by several product design teams and supporting the teams through product development, while managing the product certification process including but not limited to regulatory approvals, FCC, EMC / EMI, CE and other global certifications and UL/ TuV for product safety.

What You Will Do

Manage global certifications working with third party labs and design partners
Collaborate with development teams to perform tests and debug BT, Wi-Fi, EMI and ESD failures
Collaborate with development teams to design-for-compliance for BT, Wifi, EMI/ESD
Work with our Sales and Legal teams to ensure worldwide compliance to language / localization requirements applicable to all aspects of labelling (user manuals, safety and warranty guide etc).
Provide status and updates to the executives, development leads, etc. on the hardware compliance during each development phase
Consult and coordinate with development teams and manufacturing partners / suppliers to ensure compliance with all applicable environmental regulations including ROHS, WEEE, REACH and Prop 65, etc.
Test production-level units to ensure in-production units continue to meet global certifications (FCC, CE, Product Safety)
Extend expertise and support to the accessory teams to ensure all product safety, performance, and regulatory requirements are met
Work with suppliers and partners to draft the product-specific regulatory test requirements, monitor and update test status, and drive tests to completion
In collaboration with Legal and other functions, always remain aware and informed on the global regulatory environment changes and updates via industry affiliations and third-party collaboration as it relates to regulatory compliance (FCC, CE, global).
Work with respective teams to ensure GoPro remains compliant to upcoming regulations and execute plans / changes towards compliance.
Skills We’re Stoked About

Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or similar technical discipline, Master's degree preferred.
7 + years of EMI/ESD/Wifi/BT compliance testing, debug experience and submission experiences with consumer electronics core and accessory products (i.e. end product, including cameras, controllers and drones) to obtain global certifications (Homologations).
7 + years of product safety submission experiences with consumer electronics core and accessory products (i.e. end product, including cameras, controllers and drones)
Strong Knowledge of global industry certifications
Experience with ROHS, REACH, WEEE, Prop 65 and other environmental requirements and associated compliance testing and verifications
Experience working with Asia pacific based manufacturing partners
MS Office applications including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Strong analytical skills including statistical analysis Strong cross-functional communication skills
Perks

Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Live it. Eat it. Love it. –Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan
Competitive salary
401(K) matching
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new Moms and Dads
Medical, dental, and vision insurance –premiums are fully paid for employees
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.