Engineering Manager - Torrance, CA

We are seeking an Engineering Manager experienced in end-to-end product development with electro-mechanical systems, prior leadership experience, strong knowledge in DFM and production processes & procedures.  We are a new company, recently spun off from our parent company, a fast-growing DoD contractor, and we specialize in the development and production of advanced sensor solutions.

Responsibilities:  The Engineering Manager will manage a growing 12-person product development team consisting of mechanical, electrical, and software engineers, whose primary responsibility is to facilitate the transition of experimental systems to production-ready hardware. The candidate will perform both strategic-level technical development as well as manage the division’s engineering team, providing continued organizational and technical leadership, while working closely with PhD-level scientists and in-house production personnel in the continued expansion of our burgeoning product portfolio. The Engineering Manager will have a demonstrated track-record of end-to-end product development and be the type who thrives by getting their hands dirty side-by-side with their team.

As a part of the product development cycle, the candidate will help provide innovative solutions toward new funding opportunities as well as oversee strategic programs wholly within the engineering group with support from other Division and Corporate resources. Strong customer interface and presentation skills are essential to support regular communication with government customers as well as various internal support organizations.

Requirements:

  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering
  • 8+ years of end-to-end product development with electro-mechanical systems.
  • 3+ years in an engineering leadership role.
  • Strong knowledge in design for manufacturability (DFM).
  • Strong knowledge of production processes and procedures.
  • Program management experience including leadership and/or participation in program reviews such as PDR, CDR, FCA, PCA, as well as system-level testing against environmental, EMC, and performance requirements.
  • Financial management experience or willingness to learn revenue/budget and P&L forecasting and execution.
  • Experience with military development and production programs, including contractual understanding of CLINs, CDRLs, DIDs, etc., is a plus.
  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.

 

Executive Assistant to the CTO - Irvine

Seeking an Executive Assistant to the CTO with 5 years of experience assisting executive level positions for a global dental technology company in Irvine. 

Responsibilities:

  • Complete a broad variety of administrative tasks for Executive: creating presentations and reports; managing an active calendar of appointments; completing expense reports; composing and preparing correspondence inclusive of emails, memos and other written communication that is sometimes confidential; arranging complex and detailed travel plans, itineraries, and agendas; and compiling documents for travel-related meetings.
  • Plan, coordinate and ensure the Executive's schedule is followed.
  • Research, prioritize, and follow up on incoming issues and concerns addressed to the Executive, including those of a sensitive or confidential nature. Determine appropriate course of action, referral, or response.
  • Provide a bridge for smooth communication between the Executive's office and internal departments; demonstrating leadership to maintain credibility, trust and support with senior management staff.
  • Build relationships crucial to the success of the organization.  Manage a variety of special projects for the Executive, some of which may have organizational impact.
  • Prioritize conflicting needs; handle matters expeditiously, proactively, with a hands-on approach and follow through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures.
  • Maintain discretion and confidentiality in relationships with all senior executives.
  • Participate as an adjunct member of the executive team, attends executive and other meetings as requested during which takes pertinent meeting minutes.
  • Assist in coordinating the agenda of senior management team meetings and off-sites, and all staff and strategy meetings.
  • Work with the Strategy and Planning team in coordinating the Executive's activities.
  • Follow up on contacts made by the Executive and support the cultivation of ongoing relationships.
  • Assist with facility planning to assist team with planning where new hires will be seated.
  • Work on small special projects as needed.  Basic planning, research and follow through.
  • Data Analysis – will run reports from Tableau data already built to pull operational metrics for the groups.  Keep track of certain performance parameters.
  • Assist with general presentations. Work with marketing to find right images to convey CTO’s thoughts/ideas.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience assisting executive level positions
  • Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders, including staff, senior executives, external partners, customers and industry leaders.
  • Expert level written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Experience running Tableau reports
  • Knowledge and interest in technology
  • Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion, be adaptable to various competing demands, and demonstrate the highest level of customer/client service and response.
  • Previous facilities planning experience. Planning where to seat new hires, etc.
  • Basis project & coordination experience. Small projects that require oversight.  Basic planning, research and follow through. 
  • Data Analysis - someone that can run reports from Tableau data already built to pull operational metrics for the groups. Keep track of certain performance parameters.
  • General presentations -  need assistance to get 60-70% of my presentation done.  Examples would be to work with Marketing to find right images to convey CTO’s thoughts/ideas. 
  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.

Principal Software Engineer/DevOps - San Diego

Seeking a Principal Software Engineer/DevOps with an emphasis on development operations for a global medical technology company in Sorrento Valley, San Diego.  We are a group of highly skilled Software Engineers looking to add two more Principal Software Engineers who will help us develop new software tools for the operations side of our innovative medical technology company.  The successful candidate will have 5-10 years software engineering experience and have solid experience with CI/CD tools and CM orchestration tools as well.  JavaScript, C# & Python skills a must.  U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.  This position is a full time/direct role and is located in San Diego (Sorrento Valley).

Requirements:

  • BSCS or equivalent work experience in a software engineering/DevOps role
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of software engineering (some IT Support Admin experience ok as well)
  • Must have – JavaScript, Python and C#
  • Experience creating and consuming REST APIs
  • Experience using CI/CD tools (Jenkins, TeamCity, or Octopus deploy, etc.)
  • Experience working with any CM orchestration tools (Salt, Chef, Puppet, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Experience with Git, and Github
  • Knowledge of Powershell and bash scripting 
  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required
  • Excellent communication skills

Desired/Not Required:

  • Experience creating APIs using frameworks such as Nancy to build HTTP based services on .Net and Mono
  • Experience creating Docker images and containers
  • Cloud deployment experience
  • Experience using virtualization tools such as Vagrant, Vmware, vCommander
  • Performance testing

Principal Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Principal Engineer who will report directly to the Corporate VP, Mission Systems and is responsible for providing technical leadership and ensuring the technical integrity of the Mission Systems division’s programs. This includes all aspects of the program and ensures all requirements are defined and met. Additionally, this position will assist the Corporate VP, Mission Systems in the following areas: Act as the primary technical interface to the customer and customer engineering organization, be responsible for the technical elements of SOWs, proposals, and other deliverables, and oversee all Mission Systems Division engineering activities, including concept formulation, preliminary design, detailed design, system modification, hardware/software development, and system testing. This position will also assist in the management of day-to-day operation of the Mission Systems engineering organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the strategic and tactical direction for the Mission Systems Division, including architecture, design, implementation, and full hardware/ software development life cycle.
  • Hire, develop and manage team that will work closely with customers and cross-functional teams to derive requirements, architect, design, implement and test hardware/software systems using Integrity, Linux, VxWorks, and other operating systems.  In addition to assisting with hardware design the team will also define and develop the OS BSP/drivers and middleware.
  • Drive customer engagement and create strategic partnerships that foster growth of the overall Mission Systems business.
  • Accountable for timely execution and successful delivery of new products.  AND Ensure technical specifications and meet customer needs/requirements.
  • Initiate and compose technical proposals, and review proposals written by others.
  • Ensure development and communication of all pertinent documentation, such as CR D, SOW, Release Notes, etc.
  • Lead/mentor team in completing their assignments, and coordinate assignments with other project team members.
  • Ensure the accuracy/appropriateness of all work products from activities and team members.
  • Ensure project development plans are realistic and address risks.
  • Work with customers and direct team to solve field problems, and to participate in field testing.
  • Provide and support technical liaison between customers, engineering, and other non-engineering functional groups.

Requirements:

  • BS/MS in engineering discipline with Hardware, Software, and Mechanical Systems experience required
  • Strong background in avionics development
  • Hands on technical experience in software, hardware, and mechanical engineering
  • Familiarity in designing system software for PPC, ARM and x86 based platforms
  • Familiarity with hardware design, block diagrams and schematics
  • Thought leader in the Mil/Aero industry with proven success in wining new business and growing a product line - experience writing and winning proposals a plus!
  • Knowledgeable of DO-178B or certifiable software environment experience
  • Must be of high integrity with mature management and organizational skills who consistently builds effective relationships.  Will support/mentor cross-functional teams.  Possess an open, honest and collaborative style.
  • Experience leading organizations through change and embracing new ways of working while delivering outstanding business results
  • Candidate will have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.

Optical Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Optical Engineer with an MS/PhD and a minimum of 3 years of experience in Optics, Holography, Applied Physics, Electrical or Mechnical Engineering, Image Processing or related for our Electro-Optics Division.  Experienced in optical and opto-mechanical design (Zemax) and EO/IR sensor development skills. The successful candidate should be eager to work in a very dynamic, fast-paced research and development setting working on the design, development, integration, and test of optical or optoelectronic systems. *US citizenship or green card holder is required.

Required:

  • MS/PhD in Optics, Holography, Applied Physics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Image Processing, and other related engineering field
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in hands-on and practical optical and optomechanical design (Zemax) and EO/IR sensor development skills
  • Experienced with design CADs (e.g., SOLIDWORKS, CREO/ProE) and/or simulations tools (e.g., MATLAB, COMSOL)
  • Experienced in system tradeoffs (e.g., resolution, field-of-view, size, weight, power, cost, manufacturability) and EO/IR component selections
  • Familiarity with optoelectronic components, opto-mechanical packaging, and/or imaging processing (algorithm, software, or hardware) in military environments is a plus
  • Ability to develop new concept, carry out design and development, realize prototypes toward viable products, perform test and evaluation, provide documentation (e.g., reports, technical proposals)
  • Ability to multitask and work as individual contributor and team member. Good verbal and written communication skills are required
  • U.S. Citizenship or green card holder is required.
  • Experience in remote sensing including LIDAR and/or imaging optics (visible and infrared) design is highly desired

Research Scientist - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Research Scientist who has a Masters degree or PhD and 3-5 years+ experience working in Computer Science, Robotics, Image Processing, etc…must have theory and practical implementations of machine vision, robotic vision, image/video based machine learning and AI. 

The Research Scientist will be involved in:

  • Development, integration, and test of machine vision systems and subsystems.
  • Deriving system requirements and specifications with a technical team
  • Developing and realizing software designs as a team member or a technical lead

Requirements:

  • PhD or MS with 3-5 years of working experience in Computer Science, Robotics, Image Processing, or other related engineering areas.
  • Experienced in theory and practical implementations of machine vision, robotic vision, image/video based machine learning, and artificial intelligence
  • Experienced in methods of image acquisition/processing/analysis systems easy applying results of the tradeoffs analysis (e.g., resolution, field-of-view, size, weight, power, cost, manufacturability) and component selections
  • Experience in the modern computer science tools (programing languages e.g. Matlab, C/C++, OpenGL and OpenCV libraries, etc.) for 3D reconstruction, object detection, tracking, classification and recognition.
  • Demonstrated skills in image processing, computational geometry, computer graphics, mathematical modelling of physical and engineering objects/processes, algorithm development.
  • Ability to develop new scientific and engineering concepts, carry out design and development, write winning proposals, execute technical tasks of the contract, realize prototypes, perform test and evaluation, provide documentation, manage multidisciplinary projects.
  • Ability to multitask and work as individual contributor and be an excellent team player strictly adhering to the tightest schedule.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are required.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required. Must be willing and able to obtain a Security Clearance or have an active Secret Security Clearance.

Engineering Manager - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Engineering Manager for our new spin off company which specializes in the development and production of advanced sensor solutions for ground applications.  Must have 8+ years end-to-end product development with electro-mechanical systems & some leadership experience. 

This individual will manage a growing 12-person product development team consisting of mechanical, electrical, and software engineers, whose primary responsibility is to facilitate the transition of experimental systems to production-ready hardware. The successful candidate will perform both strategic-level technical development as well as manage the division’s engineering team, providing continued organizational and technical leadership, while working closely with PhD-level scientists and in-house production personnel in the continued expansion of our burgeoning product portfolio. The Engineering Manager will have a demonstrated track-record of end-to-end product development and be the type who thrives by getting their hands dirty side-by-side with their team.

As a part of the product development cycle, the candidate will help provide innovative solutions toward new funding opportunities as well as oversee strategic programs wholly within the engineering group with support from other Division and Corporate resources. Strong customer interface and presentation skills are essential to support regular communication with government customers as well as various internal support organizations. 

Requirements:

  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering is required.
  • 8+ years of end-to-end product development with electro-mechanical systems.
  • 3+ years in an engineering leadership role.
  • Strong knowledge in design for manufacturability (DFM).
  • Strong knowledge of production processes and procedures.
  • Program management experience including leadership and/or participation in program reviews such as PDR, CDR, FCA, PCA, as well as system-level testing against environmental, EMC, and performance requirements.
  • Financial management experience or willingness to learn revenue/budget and P&L forecasting and execution.
  • Excellent presentation skills & communication imperative.
  • Experience with military development and production programs, including contractual understanding of CLINs, CDRLs, DIDs, etc., is a plus.
  • U.S. citizenship required to obtain a security clearance.

Lab Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a highly motivated Lab Engineer who has a diverse set of technical skills, including electronics assembly, soldering, machining, mechanical assembly, and testing.  The candidate must feel comfortable working on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment.  This position will be in our Electro-Optic Systems division.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute laboratory experiments under the direction of Research Scientists and Project Managers.
  • Assemble, align, and test optical and opto-mechanical systems including lasers, optical components (telescopes, lenses, photodetectors) and fiber optics components.
  • Hands-on design, fabrication (including cutting, machining, drilling, tapping, gluing, painting, molding, casting etc.), assembly, and test of prototypes.
  • Familiarity with general laboratory equipment (scopes, spectrum analyzers, power meters, programmable power supplies and process controllers, etc.), conducting experiments, and handling data collection.  
  • Prepare and track purchasing requisitions and interface with buyers to handle procurement of parts and components. Produce written reports for Project Managers detailing the progress of laboratory work.

Requirements:

  • BS/MS degree preferred in Optics, Holography, Applied Physics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Image Processing, and other related engineering preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience in an optical lab or manufacturing setting. Familiarity with lab equipment (scopes, spectrum analyzers, power meters, programmable power supplies and process controllers, etc.), conducting experiments & handling data collection.
  • Some experience in setting up optics and optical alignments (free-space, not fiber-optic). 
  • Must be able to multi-task efficiently, commit to and work under deadlines.
  • Good communication and organization skills.
  • Experience with LabVIEW, MatLab, and/or 3D CAD modeling software (Solidworks)
  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required

Software Systems Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Software Systems Engineer with a BS degree in CS/CE/EE and 2+ years systems engineering experience.  Ability to obtain security clearance required.

Responsibilities:

  • Create innovative designs and implementation of reusable software that manages electronic devices through a wide variety of interfaces including USB, RS232, LVDS, as well as communication standards: I2C, SPI, UART, Ethernet, Wifi, and Bluetooth.
  • Preparation of technical documentation for hardware, software, and firmware.
  • Management of deliverables for a variety of engineering projects.
  • Will be working on application software and graphical user interface development for a wide variety of engineering/scientific applications such as radar, sensors data fusion/analysis, terrain analysis, anomaly detection.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • 2-5 years’ hands-on experience in systems engineering required.
  • Platform level integration of military systems desired.
  • Knowledgeable in aerospace environmental requirements compliance, test/qualification, and transition to manufacturing.
  • Good understanding of implementing firmware on Microcontrollers and Microprocessors and familiarity with ARM, JTAG, SWD
  • Experience in using tools such as Eclipse, version control systems Qt, Visual Studio, debuggers, databases on Linux and Windows platforms as well as design, development and unit/system level testing for software based on libraries such as OpenCV, R, CUDA, BOOST, WorldWind, GIS, C, C++, Java, Perl, and Python programming.
  • Experience with embedded systems and onboard data processors is a plus.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required.
  • U.S. citizenship required to obtain security clearance.

Lab Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a highly motivated Lab Engineer with an extensive and diverse set of technical skills, including electro-optic assembly, experimental design, opto-mechanical assembly, data collection, and testing.  The candidate must feel comfortable working on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute laboratory experiments under the direction of Research Scientists, Engineers, and Project Managers.
  • Perform mechanical assembly and fabrication tasks including cutting, machining, drilling, tapping, gluing, painting, molding, casting etc.
  • Handle testing and operation of completed assemblies including measurement with voltmeters, oscilloscopes, and other lab equipment and conducting of experiments with accurate recording of data.
  • Assembly and test of complex EO and opto-mechanical systems.
  • Prepare and track purchasing requisitions and interface with buyers to handle procurement of parts and components. Produce written reports for Project Managers detailing the progress of laboratory work.

Requirements:

  • BS degree in a technical, engineering field.
  • 1-3 years of experience in a lab or manufacturing setting desired.
  • Must be able to multi-task efficiently, commit to and work under deadlines.
  • Good communication and organization skills are required.
  • Experience with LabVIEW, MatLab, or similar experimental control software.
  • Hands-on experience in the development, prototyping, testing or transfer to production of complex EO/Mechanical systems.
  • U.S. citizenship required to obtain security clearance.

Desktop Systems Supervisor - Irvine

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise a global Desktop Support team and oversee daily operation of Desktop Support Analysts and Coordinators. 
  • Providing quality technical software/hardware, phone and desktop support with a high degree of customer service and technical expertise.
  • Supervise the Desktop Support team in all aspects including schedules (maintain proper service time coverage), team and individual performance, and employee issues.
  • Responsible for quarterly hardware lease returns and refresh.
  • Accountable for 100% IT assets by properly documenting and tracking hardware movements using ServiceDesk Plus.
  • Works with SCCM team and work towards industry best practices by automating software deployments, zero touch installation (ZTI), patching, application packages, collections in System Center Configuration Manager.
  • Ensures all desktops in the enterprise are up-to-date with Windows patching and high percentage of compliance meeting or exceeding industry standard.
  • Coordinates and manages the work with other IT support personnel within the IT organization that includes Apps Support, IT Support, Scrum Support, Systems, Developers, and others.
  • Monitors ServiceDesk Plus ticket queue for Desktop Support to ensure problems are handled efficiently and effectively. Escalate tickets to other teams as required and document all troubleshooting steps and pertinent information.
  • Provides management reports on Desktop Support operations and issues.
  • Advises and trains Desktop Support Analysts on operational procedures and troubleshooting techniques.
  • Updates and communicates to departments the schedule of equipment replacements and software changes.
  • Evaluates and verifies employee performance through the review of completed work assignments, work techniques and performance.
  • Oversees the assignments and status of ITSM tickets by the site leads within the ITSM queue for the Desktop Systems Analysts.
  • Enforces ticket resolution notes and best practices are completed by ticket owner.
  • Provides exceptional Customer Service and communicates this in a professional manner to all of our customers.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors’ Degree with a formal education in Information Technology
  • 5+ years of experience in Desktop or IT Technical Support.
  • Must have previous experience supporting enterprise applications.
  • 3+ years of experience managing people and IT projects.
  • Enterprise System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2012 and above.
  • SCCM Infrastructure, task sequencing, and Microsoft Distribution Points.
  • Excellent communications skills and exceptional customer service mentality.
  • ITIL v3 certified, a plus.
  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.
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Project Engineer - Torrance, CA

We are seeking a highly motivated Project Engineer with a Bachelors’ Degree in Engineering and 3-5 years working experience in an engineering environment with a proven track record of developing electronics hardware products.

Responsibilities: The Project Engineer will have immediate opportunity to lead multiple projects within the division. He/she will work with engineering teams in developing concepts, assist with product development, manufacturing transition, and support manufacturing & product sustainment. Responsibilities will include technical project and/or task leadership, and project, task scheduling, costing, and tracking.  This position emphasizes technical and engineering skills including hands-on contribution to day-to-day activities. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Aerospace/Electrical/Computer Engineering, or related field.
  • 3-5 years’ experience, and a record of achievement in a position requiring increasing responsibility
  • Have a proven track record of developing electronics hardware products and associated environmental testing and compliances.
  • Familiar with AS9100/9110 and CMMI Level 3 quality management processes.  
  • Excellent communication skills, good problem-solving ability, and ability to work with a diverse work force.
  • Experience solving technical problems & offering sound technical judgement
  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required to obtain security clearance.
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Electro-Mechanical Design Engineer - Irvine

Seeking an Electro-Mechanical Engineer with a BSME & 5+ years strong design skills of electromechanical products to create innovative designs and optimize existing designs based on production requirements. Primary purpose is to design technical products and systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for design, development, implementation, and analysis of electromechanical products and systems, such as small tabletop milling machines, etc.
  • Performs engineering design evaluations. May develop a range of products with moving parts. 
  • Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures. 
  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • 5+ years of experience designing electromechanical products.
  • Excellent understanding with engineering standard concepts, best practices, and procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required.
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Great Plains Administrator - Irvine

Seeking a Great Plains Administrator to be a core member of the Great Plains team.  You’ll work closely with the business to build cutting-edge solutions following the agile development process. This is an opportunity to join a growing team of talented individuals focused on using the latest technology to address complex real-world problems currently impacting the dental industry.

Responsibilities:

Provide day-to-day technical Dynamics GP application support for clients including the following modules:

  • Financial, Distribution, Manufacturing, Fixed Assets, HR, Payroll, Project Accounting, Field Services (RMA)
  • Third Party Addons such as: Greenshades, Batchmaster, Rockton Auditor, Willoware Tools, Binary Stream, Integrity Data
  • Keep users informed as to the status of open issues
  • Escalate complex problems to next level of support as appropriate
  • Effectively communicate pre- and post-analysis of problems to senior staff
  • Perform routine administrative tasks such as maintaining user accounts, running checklinks/reconciles, deploying packages
  • Coordinate with other MIS teams such as DBAs, hardware systems, data services

 Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in the support and maintenance of Dynamics GP solutions
  • Knowledge of GAAP
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL databases and relationships
  • Experience in the manufacturing and/or distribution industry
  • Bachelor's degree and/or relevant industry training/certification
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with emphasis on detail and follow-up
  • Ability to triage support issues and escalate to the necessary parties
  • Availability to provide on-call and off-hours support as needed
  • Collaborate effectively as part of the overall Dynamics/MIS team
  • U.S. citizenship/green card holder

Desired/Not Required:

  • Dynamics GP consulting experience
  • Dynamics GP third party solutions
  • Dynamics GP payroll and HR modules
  • Integration tools such as Scribe, E-connect, Integration Manger, SSIS
  • Reporting tools such as SSRS, Crystal, GP Report Writer, Forms Printer
  • Dynamics GP customization via Modifier and/or VBA
  • Version upgrades of Dynamics GP
  • Helpdesk/knowledge base solutions such as ITSM
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Sr. Firmware Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Senior Firmware Engineer who will perform hands-on design, development, test, and maintenance of firmware, BSP and device drivers for electronic and microelectronic systems, including FPGA-based and microprocessor-based computers.

Responsibilities:  The Sr. Firmware Engineer must be able to write software and firmware code to support the airborne data loader and computer systems. Provide supporting documentation in terms of data analysis, reports, test procedures, and calibration.  Perform integration and checkout, trouble-shooting, analysis, and reporting in accordance with project team objectives, requirements and schedules. Experience with OrCAD and Cadence toolkit is required.

This is a “hands-on” engineering position.  Candidates with experiences in electronic communication systems are encouraged to apply.

  • Test and validate new products and designs in the lab
  • Participate in internal research and development of new technologies
  • Characterization of hardware under varying conditions, such as varying environmental conditions
  • Generate test procedures and schematic diagram, and assist in design reviews under the guidance of senior engineers
  • Track and perform to fast-paced program schedules to ensure timely execution and delivery
  • Provide support to the Engineering Organization as directed
  • Resolve technical problems during test and integration phases
  • Generate and review technical product documentation, including written documentation instructing customers in the use of delivered products
  • Establish design criteria for the product, and determine material requirements, product operational capabilities and limitations
  • Writing and supporting proposals involving the design and development of electronic systems
  • Presentation to customer in various design review and peer review meetings

Requirements:

BS/MS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Physics, Avionic Engineering, System Engineering, or a related field is required.

  • Hardware engineer with hands-on development of the electronic and microelectronic systems.
  • Circuit design, simulation, and layout/ Component and development board selection
  • Testing, validation, and troubleshooting/ Flash memory error correction coding
  • Experience ECAD tools for schematics and PCB layout (OrCAD and Cadence toolkit is a must)
  • Hand-on electronic assembly and integration to meet performance, environmental and human factors requirements; additional electronic software/hardware integration is a plus
  • Use of test equipment such as power supplies, signal generators, mixed signal oscilloscope, network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, and control software.
  • Experience with anechoic test chambers a plus
  • Excel lent communication skills – verbal and written – and experience in technical writing to produce documentation
  • Experience with programming in C, C++, MATLAB/Simulink, and LabView a plus.
  • FPGA tools (e.g., Xilinx ISE, Altium Quartus) a plus
  • U.S. Citizenship required.
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Sr. FPGA Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Senior FPGA Engineer who will architect and code firmware for military radio frequency systems, sensor systems, avionics, control systems, and/or other innovative technological solutions. BS/MS CS or EE and 5+ years development of firmware for FPGAs/SOCs.  U.S. Citizenship is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Coding of software applications/firmware to be embedded in electronic hardware and execution of firmware-hardware and software-firmware integration.
  • Development and documentation of detailed FPGA firmware specifications based on features, capabilities, and requirements of the user/customer of Xilinx all programmable FPGA Ultrascale Architecture.
  • Execution of firmware development including planning, designing, implementation, and testing/benchmarking on on-going programs.
  • Analysis and resolution of complex system-level software-firmware-hardware integration issues.
  • Implementation and documentation of firmware testing and debugging process.
  • Validation of firmware to meet documented performance/operational specifications and code optimization for computational efficiency.
  • Providing technical write-ups related to software development on bids and proposals.

Requirements:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related engineering field.
  • 5 + years of experience in direct hands-on development of firmware for FPGAs/SoCs (required Xilinx FPGA Ultrascale families)
  • Experience coding in VHDL is required.
  • Must be familiar with C, C, C++, and other object oriented languages
  • Experience with high-throughput firmware coding is a plus and signal integrity validation with Hyperlynx.
  • Experience with companion chipset design to microprocessor and encryption
  • Experience with HDL software tools such as Vivado, ISE, Altera Quartus or Libero
  • Experience with DSP (Digital Signal Processing)
  • Experience with schematic capture tools
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written
  • Efficiently multi-task and commit to working under deadlines.
  • Experience in technical writing to produce software documentation.
  • U.S. Citizenship is required.
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FPGA Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a professional FPGA Firmware Engineer to execute complete FPGA firmware development lifecycle.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop FPGA firmware using VHDL/Verilog HDL
  • Develop simulation test of the firmware
  • Perform software-firmware integration
  • Execution of firmware development including planning, designing, implementation, and testing/benchmarking on on-going programs.
  • Analysis and resolution of complex system-level software-firmware-hardware integration issues.
  • Implementation and documentation of firmware testing and debugging process.

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field. Master’s Degree a plus.
  • 4+ years of experience in hands-on development of firmware for FPGAs/SoCs (preferable Xilinx FPGA Zynq, UltraScale, and Ultrascale+ families)
  • Experience with SoC design flow and IPs integration
  • Experience coding in VHDL is required and Verilog is optional
  • Experience with TCL scripting, and C programming is a plus
  • Experience with FPGA HDL software tools such as XILINX Vivado, Altera Quartus or Microsemi Libero
  • Experience with HDL simulation tools such as ModelSim, QuestaSim, or similar simulation tools.
  • Debugging skills in FPGA-based systems
  • Scripting using TCL
  • Experience with schematic capture tools
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written
  • Efficiently multi-task and commit to working under deadlines.
  • U.S. citizenship required.
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Software Development Manager - Irvine, CA

Seeking a Software Development Manager to play a pivotal role in the continual development of our innovative platform.  As a core member of the software development team, you will work closely with the business to build cutting-edge solutions following the agile development process. This is an opportunity to join a growing team of talented individuals focused on using the latest technology to address complex, real world problems currently impacting the dental industry.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures efficient delivery with a focus on producing high quality software by continuously improving best practices of our SDLC
  • Partners with Software Development Director to make sure business needs are being met
  • Serve as a coach and mentor to developers of all levels
  • Partner with HR to recruit and retain top-tier developers
  • Provides technical leadership and management to team of developers
  • Provides leadership in establishing and evolving overall team technical standards and best practices  
  • Collaborates with other managers on matrix resource allocation, project scheduling and delivery
  • Ensures efficient and effective utilization of SDLC methodology, specifically in an agile environment
  • Manages performance and development of each team member

Requirements:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related field
  • 2+ years of experience supervising or managing a large team of developers (30+)
  • 5+ years of experience developing software in an enterprise environment
  • Experience building and fostering good software development engineering practices and processes
  • Solid understanding of cloud computing
  • Ability to work as part of a collaborative team in an agile environment
  • Ability to coach, mentor, and manage developers of all levels
  • Communicate professionally both verbally and written
  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required
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Senior DFMAT Leader (Level 5) - El Segundo, CA

Seeking a Sr. Design for Manufacturing/Assembly/Test (DFMAT) Leader for our In-Space Vehicles Engineering. The Sr. DFMAT Leader will lead cross-discipline teams across engineering and programs to architect and insert best-of-industry manufacturing practices, frameworks, standards, and tools early into engineering design to ensure the most cost effective and schedule saving design, manufacturing, assembly/integration approaches and outcomes across multiple product disciplines and product lines for our satellite systems.

Responsibilities: The ideal candidate will bring best industry practices and approaches from other aerospace products (other space systems, aircraft), terrestrial, marine or other product development intensive industries including automotive industry or other equivalent schedule / manufacturing intensive industries.  Candidate will interface with multiple engineering organizations including design, analysis, materials and processes in addition to the production engineering community: manufacturing engineering, planning, industrial engineering, tooling, special test, etc.

  • Survey satellite vehicles, product lines, subsystems, product domains, and our production engineering environment and suppliers and architect a comprehensive DFMAT approach, project plan and initiatives prioritizing key engineering disciplines and product domains for early DFMAT focus highlighting and closing critical path – technical and long lead manufacturing efforts.
  • Provide technical production engineering leadership in area of Design For Manufacturing, Assembly, and Test (DFMAT) for Satellite Vehicle Engineering and Satellite Systems Product Lines.
  • Build architecture vision to increase product affordability and reduce build schedule across multiple product domains including space vehicle, satellite common product, payload, and antenna subsystems.
  • Analyze product development, innovative producibility studies and production/tooling philosophies.
  • Conceptualizes and oversees the implementation of the program architecture for build. Consults upper management on long-range planning.
  • Develops manufacturing plans or concepts for high level program requirements.
  • Conducts producibility and variation analyses at the program Large Scale Systems Integration (LSSI) level.
  • Resolves complex technical problems.
  • Organizes technical aspects of proposal development.
  • Develops and authors new engineering principles, theories and advanced technologies. Develops advanced design solutions.
  • Conducts research resulting in new product or business opportunities.
  • Consults on lean principles and technologies for enterprise wide initiatives.
  • Documents and communicates producibility best practices.
  • Identifies training needs.
  • Establishes procedures, standards, protocols and reporting requirements.

Required:

  • BS/MS in Engineering, Physics, Math or related technical field AND 10-15 years engineering experience. 
  • Must have extensive knowledge & experience with DFMAT processes, standards, and tools.
  • Experience with design and manufacturing engineering, manufacturing planning, assembly integration and test, including industrial engineering concepts.
  • Satellite or space vehicle experience a plus.
  • U.S. Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain a US Security Clearance
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