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Electronics Engineer - II

Date: Mar 5, 2023

Location: Farmington Hills, MI, US, 48331

Company: North American Lighting

Job Summary

Who We Are 

North American Lighting Inc., member of the Koito Group of Companies, is the largest tier one automotive exterior lighting manufacturer in North America. As the market share leader in exterior automotive lighting, NAL provides advanced lighting technology, engineering design expertise, and state-of-the-art production capabilities to auto makers based in North America and around the world.  


Our Opportunity 

North American Lighting (NAL) is looking for a Lead Electronics Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will provide engineering, design, and development support for new product launches and development projects pertaining to electronics in exterior automotive lighting products. They will serve as the in-house technical expert, and a mentor for other engineers within the department. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Your Priorities 

  • Serves in the technical lead role in Electronics Development for the design of power electronics related to design of high-power LED controls. 
  • Ensures designs pass EMC/EMI requirements, while meeting lamp and OEM requirements. 
  • Performs Worst Case Circuit Analysis (WCA) as required by OEM’s. 
  • Conducts tests and other evaluations for prototype and pre-prototype hardware. 
  • Recommends design changes based upon results of prototype and pre-prototype testing. 
  • Mentors junior electronics engineers to raise skill level of the department, and provides technical expertise to the organization on electronics-related technologies, processes, and developments. 


Your Background 

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or related discipline, plus 6 - 8 years of experience in electronics development in Analog and Power Electronics—including experience as senior or lead engineer in Analog and Power Electronics. 

Master’s Degree, and experience in electronics development within automotive parts manufacturing is preferred. 

At North American Lighting

Team Member Benefits 

World class health insurance plans 

Award winning 401k plan 

Relocation assistance 

Paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays, etc) 

Supplier discounts (wireless, computer, vehicle, etc.) 

Company sponsored wellness program including gym reimbursement 

Diversity at NAL: 

The mission of NAL’s Diversity Committee is to facilitate NAL’s ongoing and continuing efforts to foster a culture and atmosphere of mutual respect, for the benefit of all Team Members from different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities that represent our communities. 

You can learn more about NAL and our opportunities at 

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, and veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Requisition ID: 7804

Location: Farmington Hills 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit