Our MissionAt Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: protecting our way of life in the digital age by preventing successful cyberattacks. It’s not a small goal. It isn’t simple either, but we aren’t in this for the easy answer. As a company with a foundation in challenging the way things are done, we’re looking for innovators with a dedication to best. In return, your career will have a tangible impact – one that's working toward technology that affects every level of society.Our mission doesn’t happen by treading softly – no, it happens by defining an industry. It means building products that haven't been thought of. It means selling products with a solutions mindset. It means supporting the infrastructure of a company that moves at an incredible speed – intentionally – to stay ahead of the world’s next cyberthreat.Your CareerAs a key contributor in the platform hardware development team, you will be responsible for the complete design cycle of Palo Alto Networks firewall products. You will be a member of an interdisciplinary team including: mechanical engineering, signal integrity, layout, and compliance. You will also collaborate cross-functionally with peers in product management, software, and operations.Your ImpactLead a team of Mechanical Engineers, PCB Layout Designers and Compliance Test Engineers to deliver best-in-class network firewall products to market.
High focus on overall design, manufacturability, serviceability and usability for Next Gen PAN Products
Manage Mechanical, PCB Layout and Compliance teams
Collaborate in a hardware organization with board design engineers to meet critical space, thermal, cost, and usability requirements
Collaborate cross-functionally and maintain productive relationships with engineering, product management, manufacturing engineering, materials and planning teams
Promote a healthy working environment with strong focus on individual career development.
Develop and maintain new design processes to ensure product design quality in fast pace working environment
Support both enclosure and packaging commodity teams to ensure mechanical engineering team early engagement
10+ years in New Product Introduction (NPI) hardware development (networking products a plus)
10+ years in NPI engineering management
Experience working with component vendors and contract manufacturers
Experience in design and procurement of various physical media including: sheet metal, plastics, machined parts, 3D printing, die-cast, and extrusions
Experience in budgeting, resourcing and scheduling requirements for new programs
Excellent understanding of product design development and testing processes
Knowledge of Design for Manufacturing, Design for Cost for both low to high volume products
Excellent leadership skills in team development and retaining top talent
Experience in EMC, Safety, NEBS design and test requirements
Experience in working with ODM or JDM with both domestic and/or offshore partners
Bachelors or master’s degree in electrical engineering or equivalent experience
Our CommitmentWe’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. To learn more about our dedication to inclusion and innovation, visit our Life at Palo Alto Networks page at https://www.facebook.com/LifeatPaloAltoNetworks/ and our diversity at https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/company/about-us/inclusion-diversity website.Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.Additionally, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or an accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org at https://email@example.com .#LI-MB2EOE Protected Veterans/Disability.