Hardware Engineer IV provides analysis related to the design, development, and implementation of hardware for products. Develops test strategies, devices, and systems. Being a Hardware Engineer IV performs stress and performance tests on a variety of computer hardware including circuit boards, processors and wiring. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Additionally, Hardware Engineer IV requires bachelor's degree. To be a Hardware Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group.