Conducts or participates in multidisciplinary research in the design, development, testing and utilization of information processing hardware and / or electrical components, mechanisms, materials, and / or circuitry, processes, packaging, and cabinetry for central processing units (CPUs) and / or peripheral equipment.
Prepares specifications, evaluates vendors, and analyzes test reports. Ensures products conform to standards and specifications.
Develops plans and cost estimates and assesses projects to analyze risk. Develops procedures, analysis and design for computer components, products, and systems.
Initiates, guides, and coordinates overall design and development of new ideas and products.
Responds to customer / client requests or events as they occur. Develops solutions to problems utilizing formal education and judgement.