PCB Designer
Kirkland, Washington - Full Time

Looking to develop advanced printed circuit boards (PCB) for metrology products that benefit society? Do you want to work at a highly stable company that values team members and work-life balance? We are looking for a PCB Designer who wants to innovate and grow to the next level.


You will be part of a dynamic team to research and develop next generation dimensional metrology solutions to reach sub-micron levels of precision and beyond. Your work will range from making significant improvements to current products, to developing brand new products from the ground up. Your efforts will directly contribute to solutions that allow Mitutoyo’s customers to maintain high quality for the products that they manufacture.

In your role, you will be responsible for the layout of printed circuit boards (PCB) for concept prototypes, engineering prototypes, or test systems. Your designs will include sensors and our own in-house designed custom integrated circuits, FPGAs and microprocessors. Have an idea you want to try out? Our innovation project gives you room to explore. In addition, you will also collaborate and interact with many smart people both here and abroad and learn new skills.


We are looking for someone who is knowledgeable in PCB layout. You are passionate about technology and are willing to collaborate to solve tough problems. You should have a willingness to take initiative and go deep with technical detail. Communicating simply and clearly is vitally important. Knowledge of rigid-flex design and signal integrity will give you an edge.

For a list of required and beneficial skills and experience, see the job description at https://www.mitutoyo-rda.com/2023-02.


Hourly wage range is $24.00-$38.00 per hour for PCB Designer, $36.00-$48.50 per hour for Senior PCB Designer. The successful candidate’s hourly wage will be determined based on job-related experience/ knowledge/ skills, education, and complexity and responsibility of the role. Benefits include 100% paid medical, dental, vision insurance (75% for dependents), 100% paid life and disability insurance, 6% matching 401k, 15 vacation days, 12 paid holidays, 10 paid sick days per year, and eligibility for performance based annual bonus. Additional benefits and details can be found at https://www.mitutoyo-rda.com/benefits.


Your work here will help make a positive impact on society. You’ll enjoy working in our casual and friendly environment with very flexible hours and hybrid work model. You will get to work with a very intelligent group of people using our state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. We are highly stable and we’ll support your career development with training opportunities and our cultural focus on individual growth. You’ll love our excellent benefits package, including 100% premium-paid medical/dental/vision package and 401k with 6% matching contributions.


Mitutoyo Research & Development America, Inc. (MRDA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitutoyo Corporation, develops state of the art technologies and software that enhance people’s lives through-world leading metrology solutions. Our products are used to ensure quality in the automotive, aerospace, electronics, semiconductor, medical equipment, and machine tool industries. We are located in the beautiful Northwest in a modern well-equipped facility offering challenging work in a team-oriented & casual work environment. We provide great benefits. We work hard, play hard, enjoy life, and have fun.

For more information about life at MRDA, check out https://www.mitutoyo-rda.com/life-at-mrda.

MRDA is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants must be authorized to work for any employer in the U.S.

(As of January 2021, we have changed the company name from Micro Encoder Inc. to Mitutoyo Research & Development America, Inc.)