Prepare electrical designs for avionics chassis, circuit card assemblies (CCA), printed circuit boards (PCB) and cable harness designs for space and terrestrial applications
Low-noise Analog circuit design including sensor front-end amplifiers, filtering, and data acquisition systems.
High-speed digital and analog board design experience including schematic entry, circuit simulations, electrical worst-case analysis, parts stress analysis, PWB layout design, and support to Circuit Card Assembly (CCA) drawings and manufacturing.
DC Brushless/Brushed Motor Driver/Controllers, resolvers, and encoders design
Perform electrical analysis for motors and motor controllers
Design of motor control schemes and sensors related to motor drivers
System level Power, Grounding, and Bonding architectures
Development and verification of System level electrical specifications and requirements.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent.
Minimum 7+ years of experience in mixed signal design
Experience using electrical CAD tools such as ORCAD, Altium, AutoCAD Electrical, MATLAB, and PSPICE Simulators.
Experience testing and debugging of CCAs at the board level, testing of avionics at the unit level, and system integration level.
Proficient in the use of test equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, TDR’s and VNA’s, power amplifiers, function generators etc.
EMI/EMC testing of avionics and systems per MIL-STD-461, and overall awareness of EMI/EMC design principles and troubleshooting skills.
MATLAB simulation experience for motor design is an asset
Ability to work with the constraints of other disciplines (mechanical, thermal) to achieve overall project requirements.
Strong analytical, problem solving, communication and organization skills
Technical presentations to customers like CSA and NASA for design reviews
Strong human relations skills, and dedication to meet project deadlines
Experience in working with customers such as NASA JPL and Lockheed Martin on integrating avionics to their vehicle (rover, spacecraft) at their assembly, integration and test facilities is an asset