Electrical Hardware Design Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Aug 21, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200093389
We are looking for a dynamic electrical engineer / physicist to join hardware and machine designers, materials scientists, artists and test engineers. You will play a key role in developing new sensing modalities in novel materials systems and inventing architectures that seamlessly integrate into our everyday lives. We will rely on your expertise in fundamental sensor design, analog supporting circuitry and firmware to communicate the measurements. You will be working in a team that relies on close collaboration between researchers of disparate backgrounds to transform the way we interact with our environment. Our vision is to create materials that inform your health and inspire the world.

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years of technical work experience
  • Hands-on experience in electrical engineering, especially board level analog/digital design
  • Hands-on experience with fundamental sensor design
  • Experience in firmware development, especially C++ and python
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid teamwork and leadership skills
  • Familiar and at ease with mechanical devices and principles
  • Proficiency in MATLAB, SPICE, Simulink or similar simulation software
  • Significant experience with diverse materials systems strongly desired
  • Appreciation/knowledge of the Arts is a plus


Invent and develop new sensors over a range of modalities. Schematic board designs for sensor and flexible assemblies Test and determine the performance of individual sensors and the interaction of sensors with the overall system Perform failure mode analysis and module/system level problem solving International travel to support product development IP generation

Education & Experience

M.E. / Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Applied Physics or the equivalent

Additional Requirements