Embedded Controls Engineer
Summary of Position: Responsible for the definition, design, development, and continuous improvement of embedded controls software for ultracapacitor module products and supporting equipment including improvements to hardware in existing designs, cost reduction, and development of new designs.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Work as member of electrical engineering design team to develop reliable and cost effective solutions for power electronics to operate in conjunction with ultracapacitors and ultracapacitor modules. • Responsible for definition, design, development, and coding firmware for embedded microprocessors in ultracapacitor modules and supporting test equipment. • Operate computer aided design software for design and simulation of power electronics, control electronics, and circuit board layout. • Responsible for ensuring electrical designs meet IPC, ESD, EMC, and other applicable standards. • Involvement in reliability verification and validation of new and existing products. • Interface with all other team members for system design and integration to design, develop, & improve automated test equipment for production product testing. • Establish and maintain timelines and resource plans for multiple simultaneous projects. • Prepare detailed documentation for internal and external review. • Maintain design responsibility for existing Ioxus products. • Support warranty evaluation and design responsible defect investigation. • Observe appropriate environmental, safety and health policies and practices. • Perform other related duties as assigned by the supervisor. Education/Experience: • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a professional license. • 3+ years of experience with Microchip controllers is preferred, but not required for the right candidate. • Proficient with development in C programming language and integrated programming environments from Microchip, Texas Instruments, or Atmel. • Proficient with software development utilizing communication protocols including CAN, RS-232, UART, I2C, SPI, Bluetooth, and WiFi. • Excellent knowledge of analog and digital electronics such as switches, rectifiers, RLC circuits, relays, transistors, op-amps, flip-flops, voltage references, and microprocessors. • Proficient with Altium Designer (preferred) or Cadence OrCAD suite (Capture CIS, PCB Editor). • Comfortable working with and around medium voltage (600V+) power electronics devices. Knowledge of Automotive Core Tools such as DFMEA.
• Capable in test and debug of printed circuit boards using bench top equipment (power supplies, oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, etc.) • Proficient in mixed signal design and microprocessor integration for high-reliability electronics. • Excellent interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others. • Excellent oral and written communication skills including clear and comprehensive documentation.
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