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Research Engineer (Analog Electronics)


Shugart, SG

Job ID:  6800

About our group:

Seagate Research Group develop technologies, creates proof-of-concept (PoC) and explores feasibility in devices/concepts that will be used for our next generation product and/or services.

Currently we are seeking a senior engineer to research on exciting emerging technologies. This position offers a variety of opportunities to prototype, experiment and benchmark innovative ideas and concepts in projects. 

About the role - you will:

The senior engineer will be involved in exciting projects involving research, designing experiments to proof-of-concepts that could lead to productization. The successful candidate will also work along both local and global teams of Seagate researchers in project activities as well as liaise with external parties and vendors. You will research, acquire, evaluate, and handle materials and systems/equipment, as well as analyzing, documenting and presenting the results for internal as well external reports and presentations. 


The senior engineer is expected to perform tasks independently, apply his/her knowledge and think out-of-the-box, and to contribute innovative ideas and IPs. The candidate is expected to be abreast of the latest developments in the domains of the projects.


About you:

  • Good communication skills   
  • Good team player and can work independently  
  • A ‘hands-on’ person who welcomes challenges  
  • Research oriented with analytical thinking 

Your experience includes:

  • Engaged in tasks, experiments and projects independently 
  • Analog electronics, electrical, mechanical design and analysis 
  • CAD (Computer Aided Design) for PCB layout and mechanical components 
  • Modelling, simulations and prototyping
  • Research, evaluate and liaise with vendors on new materials and equipment for projects needs 
  • Knowledge and understanding of lab safe practices for effective project execution 
  • Apply basic scientific principles to solve technical problems 
  • Present/share knowledge and work products



You might also have:

  •  Knowledge of fabrication techniques for the materials 
  • Knowledge of Data Science 
  • Major in either Mechatronics, Engineering, Science or other related fields  


The Shugart site (named after Seagate's founder, Al Shugart) is a research and design center. Easily accessible from the One-North MRT Station, many employees choose to take mass-transportation to work. Ample free on-site parking is also available. Being a purpose built building, The Shugart has excellent employee recreational facilities. Take an active break at our badminton courts, table tennis tables, in-house gym and recreation rooms. Our yoga and zumba classes are very popular. We also offer classes and interest groups in photography, gardening and foreign languages, and have various on-site celebrations, and community volunteer opportunities.


Location: Shugart, Singapore
Travel: None

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