Staff Sustaining Electrical Engineer

Shenzhen, CN

Job Description / Skills Required

The Role

On this team, as a Sustaining Electrical Engineer, you will will be responsible to lead the product or design changes analysis, solution proposals, engineering validation and release for all GoPro active products. The ideal candidate will have strong product design hands-on experiences; strong interpersonal and communication skills; good attitude and passion to achieve excellence in the routine work.


What You Will Do

  • Support sustaining activities for GoPro portfolio of products like camera, accessories and mounts.
  • Analyze, validate, and characterize the hardware design changes; document and execute the proper hardware testing; and release the approved changes through engineering change orders in PLM system.
  • Participate in the qualification of second source component/module with an opportunity for supply continuity, cost reduction.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams such as mechanical, firmware, document control, Ops and partners etc. during the product change validation and qualification.
  • Participate in troubleshooting, Failure Analysis, Root Cause, and Corrective Actions as required.
  • Comprehensive documentation responsibility that may include, but not limited to, generating engineering drawings, Bill of Materials, product validation plans, and test reports.


Skills We’re Excited About

  • BsC in electrical engineering, and above or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience in electrical hardware development and validation in consumer electronics.
  • Experience in designing electrical system with Microprocessor, memories devices, high speed transceivers, WiFi, BT and GNSS devices and PMICs.
  • Experience in various digital bus architectures and interface such as I2C, USB, I2S, UART, USB, and LVDS signals.
  • Experience in Orcad CIS schematic, Allegro PCB EDA tool.
  • Hands on with electrical lab equipment, including High-Speed scopes, Signal analyzers, TDR, etc.
  • Good knowledge of SMT/assembly and manufacturing processes.
  • Proven ability in analyzing root cause, complex design debugging, and problem solving independently with minimal guidance.
  • Proficient in verbal and written English and Mandarin, and ability to work cross‐functionally along with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Results and deadline driven and ability to work independently most of the time with minimal guidance and handling multiple tasks.
  • Ability to travel (domestic and internationally)


Why Work With Us?

Create your own destiny. GoPro enables you and trusts you to get your own job done, because we believe that autonomy in role brings out the best in our employees.

Live your best life. We’ve adopted remote and flexible work arrangements to support work at GoPro alongside our commitment to supporting employee wellbeing, belonging and connection with one another.

Work with leading edge technologies. We encourage employees to cultivate and use the latest and greatest technology, to provide the best solutions to serve our customers. We celebrate creative solutions that bring innovation to GoPro technology.


GoPro Highlights

  • Get your very own GoPro camera + gear;
  • Generous time off policy
  • Comprehensive healthcare benefits
  • Competitive salary and discretionary annual performance-related bonus
  • LiveHealthy monthly wellness reimbursement
  • Innovative remote-friendly wellness classes and events
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Professional + personal development opportunities, i.e. LinkedIn Learning, technology trainings, certifications, Peer-to-Peer learning, conferences and more.
  • Opportunities to get involved in the causes that you care about (annual camera donation + volunteer events)


We strive for the day that no group can be described as underrepresented at GoPro – whether as part of our brand or in our workforce. We are committed to providing a more inclusive, representative, equal, just and happy world. GoPro is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.