Digital Prospectors Senior Embedded Systems Engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Senior Embedded Systems Engineer
Job Type: Contract
Recruiter: Michaella Walsh at https://digitalprospectors.com/our-team/michaella-walsh
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Job Title: Senior Embedded Systems Engineer
Location : Cambridge, MA
Duration: 6+ Months
Candidates need to be a US Citizen as the Laboratory is a cleared facility.
A Secret Clearance without Incident or the ability to acquire a security clearance is required for this role.
We are seeking an enthusiastic well rounded Senior Embedded Systems Engineer for the Mixed-Signal Embedded Systems Group. This is an electrical design engineering position that requires the ability to apply sound engineering and project management principles for the leadership and execution of sensor/actuator development projects within the Electronics Division.
The ideal candidate is someone who works well in cross-functional teams and has systems engineering and/or integration background in electronics with experience designing complex sensors/actuators and wireless systems with low size, weight, and power requirements.
- System architecture design
- Detailed analysis design and capture
- Manage PCB layout design resources
- Prototype bring up and debugging
- Functional verification
- Performance characterization
BSEE, MSEE preferred
7+ years overall experience
- Great EE fundamentals
- Strong analysis and problem solving skills
Experience with small embedded digital / analog systems, especially low power embedded processors (ARM, DSP, MCU, etc.) high speed embedded memory interfaces such as DDR2/3, micro-SD, eMMC and standards-based digital communications protocols such as Ethernet, 802.11x, USB 2.0/3.0, etc.
Experience in the following areas is important: system integration, processor selection, analog integration, sensor design and integration, data acquisition, sampling and control theory, digital signal processing techniques and low power design
-System grounding/shielding and EMI mitigation techniques for complex sensor/actuator systems, which may include high frequency switched-mode power electronics, RF circuitry, and high speed digital electronics located in close physical proximity with precision sensors/actuators.
Hands-on experience in prototype bring-up and debugging, and functional verification
Design of experiments creation, execution and data analysis
POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
We have placed many talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!
Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges.
The mission is critical and the work is as cutting edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds – AND THEY ARE HIRING!
Make this your next career move as one of our many long term contractors or employees!
Work as our full time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) – OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.
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