Hardware Engineer

Posted on 2/22/2023



1,001-5,000 employees

Provides EV charging stations and cloud services

Data & Analytics

Compensation Overview

$60k - $128.8k

Junior, Mid, Senior

Los Gatos, CA, USA

  • Strong electrical/electronic knowledge beginning at component and up through the system level
  • Experience with a variety of processor platforms, peripheral devices, radios, and sensors
  • Solid understanding of test processes
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams in numerous areas from component selection to validation
  • Ability to communicate effectively to cross-functional groups
  • Must have a proven, successful record supporting complex hardware products in production
  • 2+ years of experience minimum
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must have good Technical Writing Skills - creating reports, process documents, etc
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in electrical engineering or related discipline
  • Design for cost reduction for ChargePoint's numerous EV charging platforms to ensure their continued success
  • Spearheading cost reductions
  • Component and circuit qualification
  • Test, characterize, and validate the functionality of full product when modified
  • Coordination with key stakeholders in GSM, Design, Operations, Reliability, and Regulatory

ChargePoint specializes in delivering comprehensive electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions, integrating advanced hardware and cloud services to enhance the charging experience for both businesses and drivers. This focus on seamless integration and user experience, along with its broad adoption across various sectors, positions the company as a leader in the EV infrastructure industry. Working here offers exposure to cutting-edge technology in a sector poised for significant growth, providing employees with ample professional development opportunities in a dynamic and forward-looking environment.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Campbell, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Outdoor Activities - The Los Gatos Creek Trail is just steps from our campus. Bring your bike or your running shoes. Plus you can shower up after your workout.

Office Parties - Celebration is a part of our culture.

Pets - Every day is bring-your-dog-to-work day.

Health Benefits - We offer full medical, dental, and vision coverage.

EV charging at work - Drive an EV? Our parking lots are fully outfitted with charging stations, so you can plug in and charge up while you work.

Snacks and Beverages - Our fully stocked kitchens come with a wide variety of healthy (and not-so-healthy) snacks and beverages, plus we have an espresso machine.