Ravenswood Solutions is looking for a motivated, talented and versatile Hardware Engineer to be a member of Ravenswood’s Product Development Engineering team based in Fremont, CA.  The candidate will be required to work with development peers, subject matter experts, contractors, hardware and field engineers. Candidate should be self-motivated and work well independently and in a team environment.

Potential areas of focus include wireless communications and data collection/analysis/presentation, precision differential Global Positioning Systems (dGPS), angular measurement, sensor fusion, mobile ad-hoc networking, distributed simulation, advanced data visualization, tracking in GPS-denied environments, augmented reality, enhanced engagement simulation, and data analytics.

Specific responsibilities (include but are not limited to the following):

•    Provide overall support of electrical and embedded software design, concepts, testing, and integration for hardware systems featuring embedded processors
•    Generate engineering models and test under lab and field conditions
•    Write and execute test plans and debug complex systems
•    Take designs from prototype to field capable products
•    Support design for manufacturing and production
•    Generate engineering reports and briefing inputs as required
•    Focus on good documentation in an ISO 9001 environment

Some travel is required (typically one week every six weeks, anticipate less than 60 days per year). Trips to include technical support of field exercises, testing of developed products in operating environment, and new client development/planning on location.

Individuals interested in having an immediate and direct impact on the success of a small company should apply.

Education and Professional Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering (Master’s desired)
•    Minimum 5 years of related experience (8 years desired)
•    Experience in the development and design (schematic and layout) of electronic circuits, multi-assembly system/unit design, processor designs
•    Expertise in Altium, OrCAD or other PCB design, analysis and simulation tools
•    Experience with embedded programming for microcontrollers and other embedded processors
•    Expertise in one or more of the following: C/C++, Python or Bash with ability to discuss frameworks, libraries and methodologies used in embedded development
•    Knowledge of communication interfaces (I2C, I2S, SPI, MIPI, CAN, RS232, USB, HDMI) and device driver development
•    Experience in managing schedule and resources to meet assigned milestones

Professional Skills and Characteristics

•    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
•    Ability to interact effectively with people of varying technical abilities and disciplines
•    Demonstrates flexible team-oriented attitude; adapts to changing requirements
•    Ability to work closely in small teams to create well integrated products in short design cycles with good documentation and reproducible methods
•    Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications
•    Ability to handle multiple tasks at a time
•    A strong advocate for process improvement  

Other Requirements

•    Employment is contingent on successful completion of a background check
•    A drug screen will be required as part of the hiring process
•    Due to government requirements for this role and the nature of the work, candidates must have U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance.

About Ravenswood Solutions

Ravenswood Solutions, a new subsidiary of SRI International, provides government agencies and commercial clients with technology and services for collective training, test and evaluation, and policy analysis exercises. Our field-proven packages include high fidelity instrumentation, realistic training effects, and turnkey support services that are customized for each client.

Ravenswood Solutions leverages more than 20 years of experience in providing technology insertion, training support, and sustainment services. This heritage of world-class technology and dedication to customers has led the company to be the leading provider of mobile instrumented training and performance assessment for military ground troops and other security forces.

Ravenswood Solutions is an equal opportunity employer, which appreciates and welcomes a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

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