Electrical Design Engineer

Agility Personnel
Simi Valley, CA
Jun 08, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
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Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Candidate should be able to demonstrate recent hands-on experience in:
  • 3+ years recent experience in embedded hardware development in high-technology applications
  • Recent hardware design experience; Design of 3+ boards in the last year
  • Analog and digital circuits experience
  • Some embedded systems software design experience
  • Motor control systems a plus

Candidate should be able to demonstrate knowledge in:
  • Basic electrical and software engineering concepts
  • Design, analysis and testing of controller operated digital and analog electronics
  • IGBTs, Mosfets, and other power drivers and current sensors
  • Motor control systems
  • Release management and document control
  • Application lifecycle management
  • Analog and digital circuits
  • A/D and D/A converters
  • OrCAD schematics tool
  • FPGA and high speed signal processing
  • Digital Signal processing, control systems and digital filters
  • TCP/IP, C+/C++ knowledge a plus
  • Sensor-less motor control knowledge a plus
  • Military standards knowledge a plus
  • Military project RFP process knowledge a plus

Main Responsibilities Include:
  • Develop and maintain controller operated digital and analog electronics in accordance with established company methodologies and processes.
  • Recommend and implement hardware solutions and improved practices.
  • Guide mechanical engineering, hardware packaging, and board layout activities.
  • Provide feedback on hardware requirements related to design, and feasibility.
  • Work with team members to develop complete systems (hardware & software).
  • Perform product design and development activities with a high degree of independence and creativity.
  • Be responsible from start to finish of new product development including; product definition, design, parts selection and qualification.
  • Formulate product designs using scientific analysis and mathematical models.
  • Generate engineering documentation e.g. specification, schematics, layouts, BOM and qualification reports.
  • Assist with development and testing of PC graphical user interfaces.
  • Follow programming guidelines and use a software version control system.
  • Document test plans and test results.
  • Design test stand equipment.
  • Coordinate and execute hardware releases, version upgrades, and custom interfaces according to company quality assurance practices.
  • Create and review design and product information including manuals and brochures for technical accuracy.
  • Consult with other engineering staff to evaluate interfaces between hardware and software, and operational and performance requirements of overall system designs.
  • Participate in product definition and review activities.
  • Lead and mentor other team members.

In addition, the ideal candidate will have:
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • A hands-on, "get it done" attitude
  • Strong communication and leadership ability
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other engineering disciplines
  • Creativity and self-motivation to solve unique and complex technical problems
  • Ability to mentor entry-level engineers
  • Desire to lead teams and be promoted to higher levels of responsibility
  • Knowledge of Microsoft products including Windows 7, Word, Excel, etc.
  • Excellent oral and written English skills
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

Company Description
Strategic Talent Solutions

Simi Valley, CA


Mon, 22 May 2017 09:21:10 PDT