Electronics Systems Engineer in Torrance, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/20/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is looking for a talented Electronics Systems Engineer to join our client and work alongside experienced research scientists and engineers to develop and guide the conceptualization of novel customer-requested solutions. 

You will innovate and build novel technologies based on integration of cutting-edge optical, electrical, mechanical, and software technologies.

Functions and responsibilities:

  • Deriving, developing and documenting detailed electronic hardware specifications from higher-level system specifications and user/customer requirements
  • End-to-end hardware development (planning, designing, implementation, and testing/benchmarking) in support of R&D and New Product Development
  • Development of digital and mixed-signal electronic hardware architecture and designs leveraging latest advances in commercial-off-the-shelf embedded hardware solutions and development of custom hardware boards where necessary.
  • Integration, testing and verification of hardware to documented hardware specifications including MIL-STD-810 and MIL-STD-461
  • System-level hardware and hardware-software integration with software teams
  • Document hardware development in compliance with regulations (e.g. DO-254)
  • Providing technical write-ups and descriptions to support bids and proposals
  • Work with government and non-government representatives to provide status updates, discuss design trade-offs, and coordinate demonstrations and test events.
  • Conduct and lead meetings with our customers, subcontractors, and vendors.

Education and experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Computer Science with hands-on development and implementation experience (Masters preferred).
  • 5+ years of hands-on and practical systems engineering experience.
  • Must demonstrate proficiency and knowledge in concept to production cycle including design, test, evaluation, analysis and certification of system, hardware and software architecture.
  • Experience working in a military environment is a plus.

What this role will offer:

  • Opportunity to make your technical solutions into viable products.
  • Collaborate with industry-leading scientists and engineers in a high-performance culture.
  • Work in a research environment with a precision focus on product development.
  • Partner with trusting leadership that approaches tasks and requests with urgency.
  • Enjoy the freedom to take risks, to innovate, and to be rewarded.
  • Deliver products that are continually recognized as industry disruptors.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.