Nest Labs CAD/PCB Librarian in Palo Alto, California

As a CAD PCB Librarian you will be supporting internal groups with Component Library creation for PCB footprint, Schematic symbols, and 3D modeling. You will bring the current component library up to date with Nest IPC standards. You will maintain and optimize the Nest library management process and research and develop new processes and internal footprint processes. The CAD PCB Librarian will work cross functionally with Product Design teams, Electrical Design Engineers and Electrical Layout Engineers.

The Work:

  • Develop and maintain Nest’s current component libraries to match IPC Nest Specifications

  • Maintain Nest’s MCAD critical components like connectors and make sure origins match ecad components

  • Provide ongoing library support engaging with external and internal library groups

  • Create and release schematic symbols, PCB footprints, and 3D models to teams within Nest

  • Understand and adhere to current IPC Nest standards and DFM guidelines while contributing to improve our current PCB MCAD library process

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of work experience with Cadence Orcad Capture, Cadence Allegro PCB Editor, and NX Solidworks or equivalent CAD software

  • 2+ years of experience working with CAD libraries

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiar with IPC Standards

  • Familiar with EDA tool environment setup, especially Cadence Tools in Windows environment

  • Allegro SKILL scripting

  • Drafting and Mechanical background experience in 3D STEP modeling

  • Experience with Siemens NX

  • Experience with footprint generators (i.e. PCB Library Expert)

  • Experience using Agile PLM system

  • IPC CID certified