Senior Electrical Engineer

DEPARTMENT Engineering

LOCATION  Burbank, California



We are seeking a responsible, dedicated and innovative Electrical Engineer to join our team. In this role, the new team member will be responsible for all aspects of electrical design of new products, support of existing products, product test and validation, and roadmap efforts in line with the organization’s long-term strategy. This hands-on individual will be the key focal point in ensuring standards of quality, performance and durability are met for all new product designs, collaborate internally and externally to ideate and create new technology building blocks, and embed the vision of our organization into new and exciting solutions. Excellent communication and leadership skills are a must, as well as keen attention to detail. The goal is to ensure that our products meet the high-quality standards expected by our customers.


  • Develop schematic designs (mixed signal digital/analog) to capture for PCB layout and generate Gerber files and BOMs necessary for PCB assembly.
  • Requirements management and compliance for new product development and release. Generate reports and other data to document designs, testing and packages required to satisfactorily advance new or improved designs in product life cycle.
  • Interface cross-functionally to create appropriate housings that meet market needs for new products.
  • Develop engineering and production testing processes for new lighting controls or light emitting products.
  • Guide the Engineering lab team to build, maintain, troubleshoot, or repair electrical instruments or testing equipment when necessary.
  • Maintain the electrical manufacturing files and data up to date and provide access to correct files for purchasing purposes.
  • Focal point for customer troubleshooting and technical support resolution
  • Assist in obtaining regulatory approvals (UL/CE and related global agencies) for new products.
  • Develop outlines for user manuals for print and web that include detailed how-to, maintenance, troubleshooting.
  • Work with patent office, control agencies and other outside parties to protect intellectual property.
  • Collaborate with global suppliers to meet the technical, quality and cost goals of new and existing products.
  • Some travel may be required.


  • BS degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering from an accredited institution (MS preferred).
  • 4 to 6 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience and knowledge of regulatory approvals & testing process UL & CE.
  • Proficiency with Altium Designer, Proteus Design or other PCB design software (Altium preferred).
  • Working knowledge of LT Spice, or LAB View or other simulation software.
  • Strong knowledge of Analogue and Digital Design including microprocessors/microcontrollers, programmable logic, embedded firmware/software, PCB design and design for EMC, Schematic capture, PCB and simulation.
  • A good understanding of EMI/EMC concepts and mitigation to comply with global standards.
  • Microprocessor programming experience is a plus.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work from verbal or written instructions.
  • Must be able to follow all safety procedures.
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.


  • $125,000 – $150,000
Why LiteGear – Have you every wanted to be part of the exciting and creative world of movie making? Have you ever been curious how filmmakers create beautiful images using light and shadow? Have you ever wanted to be part of a Team of talented, creative, and motivated people that are out to change the world? If so, LiteGear could be the company for you.
LiteGear has been innovating the lighting industry for the past 16 years with the focus on becoming the leading cinematic lighting solutions provider in the world.
We are currently looking for new team members who want to be part of creating the future of cinematic lighting technology and to be part of a company with excellent benefits, fun work environment, and rewarding careers.

LiteGear was founded in 2006 after creating the lighting solutions for the arc reactor in the major motion picture Iron Man and the bridge of the Starship Enterprise in Star Trek (2009). LiteGear has since developed product lines such as LiteRibbon, LiteDimmer, LiteMat, and LiteTile which continues to have a major impact on lighting and set design across the globe. Come join us and make an impact on movie making. 

Salary is commensurate with experience. LiteGear Inc. offers comprehensive medical and dental benefits, generous vacation, holiday and sick/personal leave, as well as a 401k and profit sharing plan.
LiteGear Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
COVID-19 considerations: We have a mandatory vaccination policy