Time-O-Matic, Inc. Champaign , IL 61822
Posted 2 months ago
This Electrical Engineer position will be part of the electrical engineering team, helping build the next generation of our products for the digital signage industry. A person at this level will research, design, and develop hardware products within a specific technical project. This position provides guidance, drives decision making and supports the Electrical Engineering group in various technical and functional aspects of research and development of new products and support of existing products.
A successful candidate will be a strong team player who is able to work across multiple functions and disciplines. The candidate should be self-directed and have experience and knowledge of hardware design, coding, and testing methodologies.
Design and test electronics related to the LED display industry. This includes embedded systems, communications systems, FPGAs, schematics, PCB layout, component selection, mechanical design, and project management.
Redesign and optimize existing products to improve functionality and cost.
Responsible for evaluating new software tools and components.
Create and maintain firmware and hardware documentation.
Specify new products and assist in project progression through production.
Cooperate with manufacturing to move designs into production including product testing and regulatory efforts.
Utilize a strong focus on Design for Manufacturing (DFM) and Design for Test (DFT).
Interact heavily and actively collaborate with teams throughout our vertically integrated company.
Requires 2+ years specific work experience in electronics / electrical engineering design and/or optimization with increasing levels of complexity and responsibility.
Requires familiarity, coursework or work experience with Embedded Design, FPGA Design, VHDL/Verilog, C, C++;
Requires familiarity, coursework or work experience with PCB assemblies, PCB schematics, and PCB layout;
Requires familiarity, coursework or work experience with digital circuits;
Requires familiarity, coursework or work experience with communications hardware and software;
Requires familiarity, coursework or work experience with video formats and processing;
Requires familiarity with System Optimization; Knowledge and configuration of communication interfaces including Ethernet, PCI, UART, and SPI;
Familiarity with Autodesk and Altium products;
Project management experience desired.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, collaboration and working across teams for project completion.
Location: willingness to work full-time at our Danville or Champaign IL facilities.
Work Authorization: Must have full authorization to work in the US, without requiring sponsorship now or in the future. Sorry, no H1B, OPT, CPT or other visa requirements are able to be supported for this entry level position.
Required Education and Licensing
Requires BS degree: ECE, EE, CE STRONGLY preferred; EET, Computer Science and other technical degrees may be considered.
Watchfire is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.
Legal authorization to work in the US required. We will not consider candidates who need sponsorship, now or in the future, to be legally employed in the US. No H1B, OPT, CPT or other "temporary work authorization" candidates will be considered
Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM