Regulatory & Standards Compliance Engineer

Professionals Santa Clara, California


Collinear Networks is seeking an experienced Compliance Engineer who will be responsible for planning, scheduling, monitoring, debugging and testing of our products against all applicable compliance and regulatory standards.  Will report to the Director of Hardware Engineering and work on a cross functional team to ensure that our product is successfully validated for use domestically and internationally.


  • Work collaboratively with system engineering, hardware and product management teams to understand our technology
  • Review designs to ensure the ability to achieve appropriate certifications
  • Author test plan(s), schedule(s) and summary report(s) associated with achieving certification
  • Identify areas of concern/high risk and address those with product team
  • Execute pre-tests cooperatively with test labs on equipment
  • Work cooperatively with test lab(s) to setup, execute and monitor certification tests
  • Work with product development team to debug and resolve non-compliance issues


  • 5-10 years of applicable experience and a Bachelor’s degree
  • Deep understanding of Telcordia/Bellcore/NEBS standards for certification (GR487, GR1089, GR3108, GR63) etc.
  • Deep understanding of domestic and international safety standards (CE, IEC, ITU, UL, NEC, RoHS, etc)
  • Understanding of domestic and international telecommunications standards (FCC, IEC, IP, ETSI, etc) desirable
  • Knowledge of company specific requirements associated with telecommunications certification (Verizon, AT&T, international, etc)
  • Familiarity with wired and wireless networking technologies
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work offsite with test labs as needed
  • Detail oriented 

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Bachelor’s degree or higher in engineering or telecommunications field (EE, Physics, etc)
  • Prior experience as a systems engineer and/or hardware engineer
  • Some domestic and international travel may be required

Collinear Networks offers competitive benefits, 401K plan, unlimited vacation, flexible spending accounts, commuter benefits, gym membership discounts, company provided lunch & snacks and much more….

We do not consider candidates who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status

Local candidates only

We are an equal opportunity employer