Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Alicat is a science and technology company that provides innovative solutions to many of the world’s greatest problems! Be it scarcity of resources or ensuring our planet remains hospitable to life, Alicat’s role is to accelerate the evolution of that science by being an extension of our customer’s engineering function. We do this by creating smart instrumentation to control and measure the flow and pressure of gasses and liquids. We are proud of the work we do and search for those who are similarly motivated.

We are:
• Passionate about solving the world’s problems
• Committed to our customers
• Creative and innovative
• Intelligent and analytical

We take what we do seriously but don’t take ourselves seriously. We believe every individual has the ability to contribute, regardless of their role, to deliver on behalf of our customers and the world!

Job Description and Requirements:
The Senior Electrical Design Engineer will facilitate the architecture, specifications, development, prototyping, debugging, and release to production of our next-generation products. Activities will include:
• Design and development of mixed analog & digital circuits for new products
• Design power supply circuits
• Design low noise high accuracy sensor conditioning, amplification, and digitization circuits
• Design valve and motor control circuits
• Develop HW interfaces for USB, wireless communications, and various industrial protocols (EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, Profibus, Profinet, Modbus TCP, etc.)
• Specify and select microcontrollers and other board-level components
• Develop the PCB schematic and board artwork
• Meet applicable UL, CE, ATEX, and Ex safety standards

Qualifications:
• Passion for creative work in electrical design
• Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
• At least 5+ years experience in digital/analog board design for production
• CAD Design (Protel preferred)
• Experience with ARM Cortex platform
• Experience with board-level debug & bring-up
• Experience with Ethernet, USB, Bluetooth, and WiFi systems
• Familiar with rechargeable battery circuit design and safety
• Knowledge of advanced electro-mechanical systems: solenoids, servos, positioning systems, piezoelectric devices, position feedback devices
• Sense of urgency and commitment to deadlines

To apply:  please email résumé and cover letter to jobs@alicat.com.