Sr. Regulatory Compliance Engineer at FreeWave in Boulder CO

Company: FreeWave


  • Job Title: Sr. Regulatory Compliance Engineer
  • Job Location: 5395 Pearl Parkway, Boulder, CO
  • Job Tracking ID: 512437-548059
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: March 20, 2017
  • Years of Experience: 7 – 10 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

Recruiter: Matthew Ashenden

Job Description:

  • Manage domestic and international qualification of wireless products through certification & registration processes such as FCC, UL, ETSI and other product level qualification processes

Functions and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Responsible for monitoring, interpreting and implementing worldwide laws and directives with regards to regulatory compliance of wireless access products – Primarily Radio Standards, EMC, Environmental and Safety.
  • Ensure proper documentation and/or certificates are obtained within the appropriate timeframes in order to ship products as appropriate (Certificates of Origin, End User Certificates, State and Commerce Department Licenses, etc.).
  • Provide technical assistance and guidance on testing required and done in support of regulatory compliance.
  • Produce and maintain required test data (internal and external) to show conformance to legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Experience with ITAR and Commerce related compliance considered a plus.
  • Must be a US Person in accordance with United States immigration laws to be considered for this position.

Experience and Skills:

VERY IMPORTANT – Have homologated networking products in the following countries: United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, China, S. Korea, Philippines, India, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, UK, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Russia, France, Austria

  • Experience with ESD, EMC and EMI testing (emissions and immunity) preferably on the design level. Ability to review designs and offer suggestions for improvements.
  • Familiarity with requirements for HAZLOC and ATEX.
  • Experience with RF performance measurement and radio attributes.
  • Experience with generating, reviewing and executing regulatory compliance test plans preferred.
  • Demonstrated understanding of worldwide wireless regulatory agencies and their processes, procedures, and requirements is highly desired
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge of wireless transceiver technology is highly desired
  • Experience in legislative review, analysis and reporting is highly desired
  • Extensive knowledge of regulatory compliance process involving regulatory bodies/standards such as UL, CSA, CB-Scheme, ETSI, CE and FCC.
  • Familiarity with requirements for ITAR and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) desirable.


  • BS in related technical discipline and 5-10 years of experience with research and implementation of regulatory compliance requirements, as well as test plan and execution experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

About FreeWave:

  • FreeWave Technologies is in one of the most exciting chapters of its 24-year history.
  • FreeWave is currently a Machine-to-Machine (M2M) wireless communications leader and is rapidly expanding its product base to become an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) powerhouse.
  • Today FreeWave has a solid wireless platform that currently serves thousands of industrial customers.
  • In addition, FreeWave has just released the new ZumLink and WavePro platforms that enable greater versatility including programmable functionality at the edge of IIOT networks.
  • FreeWave Technologies, Inc. engineers and manufactures certain products that are considered ITAR-controlled items under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).
  • Consistent with ITAR, any position at FreeWave that involves work with the engineering or manufacturing functions of the Company may only be filled by a candidate who is (i) a citizen of the United States, or (ii) a person who has been accorded the privilege of residing permanently in the United States as an immigrant in accordance with the immigration laws.


  • FreeWave is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.

For more information and to apply,  contact

Recruiter: Matthew Ashenden

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