Senior Electrical Engineer in Torrance, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/9/2020

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Job Description

Volt is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer for a Direct Hire Opportunity in Torrance, CA

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Senior Electrical Engineer for our Products and Engineering Department. This role will specialize in the development of advanced sensor solutions. The selected candidate should be passionate about building innovative integrated electronics that improve awareness, effectiveness, and safety of our end-users, from elite military forces to the general public. This role will lead the design of engineering concepts and quickly turn them into functional prototypes with the goal of productization.

What You’ll Do:

  • Responsible for planning and leading the electrical design, system architecture, driving technical direction of other electrical engineers, mentoring and checking other electrical engineer's output, while also providing strong individual contributions through technical hands on work.
  • Deliver fully-functional, quality products as a sole contributor and technical leader on time and within budget that meet and exceed customer expectations. 

What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field with 7+ years of electro-mechanical systems design or R&D experience, or a Master’s Degree with 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • Advanced proficiency in E-CAD, Altium (preferred) or Eagle
  • 3+ years of hands-on advanced sensor design and development to solve challenging problems for unattended field operations.
  • Experience with in-situ sensing technologies, such as weather, air quality, LIDAR, RADAR, and/or acoustic sensing preferred.
  • Capable of producing engineering drawings and documentation with an understanding of Design for Manufacturing (DFM)
  • Experience in a full hardware/software development cycle from concept to deployment.
  • Fluent with C/C++ in embedded and standard computer architectures.
  • Experience in leading multiple projects simultaneously and meticulously tracking milestones.
  • S/he will possess out-of-the-box creativity and have a passion for electrical design along with strong problem-solving skills, excellent technical writing, verbal communication, presentation skills, and a knack for hands-on development and testing are essential
  • Work military hardware and products is a plus.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer