Tag Archives: Lasers / Beams

Consulting Engineer – Power Electronics, Lighting

MS-Physics. Strong electronics and magnetics designer fluently skilled in switchmode power conversion & topologies, low/high voltage power supplies, lighting devices (LED drivers, ballasts, controls), analog and digital circuitry, laser drive products. UL, CSA, FCC and ANSI standards for high volume production. Solves various problems such as reliability issues, EMI, harmonics, and thermal management. Uses MathCAD, PSpice, SwitcherCAD, PADS, Altium. CONTRACT ONLY. Multiple patents. $50/hr. 06102015.7

Embedded Hardware & Software Engineer

MSEE. Embeds software working with ARM, PCI and various serial buses, FPGA and ASICs.

  • Applies to test equipment, real time operating systems, mixed signal PCB, DC/DC & switching power supplies, laser boards, and communications gear
  • Relates to MIL-STDs, spacecraft, defense/warfare, imaging and various power electronics devices

Uses C, Assembly, PADS, DOORS, Verilog, VHDL, MATLAB, PERL, Python, OrCAD, Altium, Xilinx, Altera, Cadence, RS422/232. Contract/Direct. 95K. 06012015.2

Prinipal Engineer / Scientist – RFIC, Modules, GaN

Ph.D-EE. Strong innovative design and analysis leader working with microwave circuitry; laser/beam technologies; RF filters, oscillators; analog, RFICs and modules; nanotechnology; silicon, GaN devices and MESFETs for semiconductor. Frequently applied to imaging and magnetics. Conducts frequency analysis and research, testing, calculations, modeling, simulation. Uses HFSS, MATLAB, TCAD, Ansoft, ADS, Eagleware, PSPice, Sonnet, ANSYS, MathCAD, Assembly, C. > 15 Years. 160K. 06012015.6

Product Development Engineer – Motion Controls

Ph.D-ME, MSEE (Honors). An excellent product developer for automotive, electric vehicle, optical, and robotics applications. Highly skilled in motion controls, software embedded controls, battery management, thermal dynamics, fuel cell controls, sensors and laser systems. Performs simulation, modeling, validation, and strong lead for test setup and development, including robotics. Uses ANSI C, Visual Basic, MATLAB, Simulink, ANSY, LabView, ASCET. Patents and Pubs. 130K. 05292015.5

Sr. RF Design and Product Development Engineer

BSEE. Designs passive and active RF components, RFIC and devices for commercial and military radio applications: UHF/VHF amplifiers, VCOs, loop filters, receivers, capacitors, oscillator circuitry, frequency generation architecture and various circuitry. Performs layout, test, laser tuning and performs product management over certain development projects. Often involved in custom products and hybrids. FCC compliance. Multiple patents. 80K. 05292015.3

Principal Antenna Array Engineering Manager

Leads innovative antenna design engineering staff and has significant array/base station technology experience for commercial and military. Types include active, passive, wide and broadband, isolated, dipole/dual beam, polarized, horizontal/vertical beam tilt, phase shift and dielectric. Also performs complex calculations, such as for impedance, power distribution, wave length, array progression. Uses Ansoft, CST Microwave, Ensemble, AutoCAD, FEKO and more. Long list of patents. 160K. 05212015.4

RF/Microwave and MetaMaterials Engineering Scientist

Ph.D-EE. Industry renown Fellow and scientist-level RF/Microwave engineering leader. Works domestically and often internationally with various next-generation antenna array development, calibration, satellite payloads and GPS contracts including hardware, software and controls. Technical aspects include tapered helix, Ku-band Rx, digital beamforming, and the complex contract-winning applied research in metamaterials development for military, aerospace and space industries. TS/SCI,  DoD Secret clearance. Contract or Direct. Awards, patents and pubs. Please contact us for more details! 05182015.8

Sr Applications Process Engineer – MEMS, Thin Films

BS-Physics. High level processing engineering professional, leading process engineers for telecommunications optical device component manufacturing. Performs equipment start-up, yield improvement (>99%), root cause/failure analysis, employs complex mathematical methods & statistical data, and manages departments, projects. Involves wafer fab, thin film metrology, metallization (IAD, IBS, sputtering, MEMS, etch), AR/HR coatings (lasers, silica, Si, GaP, InP, SLEDS), dichroic mirror stress/evaporation concerns, and SiO2 masking. Strong customer interaction. Multilingual. 170K. 05182015.3

Sr Mechanical Engineer – Contract or Direct

MSME. Has designed and re-designed a variety of products for medical/imaging, industrial and commercial, to include: Machinery, electro-mechanical equipment, fiber optics, scanners, test fixtures, control cabinets, ion beam systems components, tooling, and cryogenics. Performs GD&T, extensive thermal, structural, and gas flow analysis. Interacts with all levels of technical engineering and clients. Uses SolidWorks, MiniTab, Pro/Engineer Wildfire, Cosmos, AutoCAD, MicroStation. Lean, Six Sigma. 15 Years. 100K. 05152015.3

Director of Operations / Manufacturing, RF/Optical

Strong production, manufacturing and project manager for next-generation technical devices for cable TV (CATV), such as optical, fiber optic and analog devices; laser modules; and transmitters, receivers.

  • Production resource planning and allocation (assembly and work instructions, test station setup/procedures, yield calculations), implements manufacturing & NPI processes, and provides supply chain management/qualification/audit.
  • GO-TO: Overall production, overseas manufacturing training, production setups.

Has RF/microwave design and applications background. 150K. 05112015.6

Algorithm and Software Development Engineer/Scientist

Ph.D-ME. A computational algorithm, thermodynamics and software “guru” for a variety of optical and imaging technologies (high end photography lenses, night vision). Works with highly precisioned surfaces, performs applications of probabilistic and statistical analysis for quality control. Systems FEA for impedance matching, interferometry, metrology. Automotive and DoD/military industries. Uses C/C#, Unix, MATLAB, MathCAD, MAGNET, Ansys, etc. Multiple technical pubs, patents. Contract or direct hire. 120K. 03112015.5

Mechanical Engineer – Aerospace/Space Program

MSME. Designs spaceflight and aerospace/avionics hardware, instrumentation, robotics, onboard computer systems and chassis, laser equipment, and various electro-mechanical systems to rad-hard constraints. Provides project management expertise, electronic packaging and complex analysis such as precision stack-up. Oversees project engineering design and technical staff, provides training, and ensures timeliness of deliverables. Performs support tasks such as design reviews, subcontractor selection and marketing activities. Uses Pro-E, SolidWorks, ANSYS, Cosmos, AutoCAD. Previous DoD/NASA security clearance. >15 Years. 90K. 03192015.4

Systems / Project Engineer – RF/Microwave – Contract

BSEE. Provides design, concept definition, modeling, simulation, fabrication, integration and testing of milimeter/microwave, radar systems, RF communication systems, and signal processing, using MATLAB, Simulink, and STK as follows:

  • Array radar systems
  • Antenna/receiver systems for electronic warfare
  • Acquisition / tracking / pointing systems.
  • Has background in MEMS, MMIC, nano devices, flight control/GPS instrumentation, and infrared sensors.
  • Visual, C#, Java, WindRiver, VxWorks.

Six Sigma. Contract only. 02272015.6

Mechanical Engineer – Magnetic Bearings, Rotordynamics, Turbomachinery

MSME (Top Tier Univ)/>5 Years. Creates concepts for energy storage flywheel and rotor product design with concentration on performance improvement and cost reduction. Design activities involve complex analysis and studies: Stress, root cause and failure, thermal, rotordynamics and magnetics. Performs magnetic bearing characterization, rotor trip balancing, bearing controller firmware logic changes and verification testing. Provides production and field support for various troubleshooting (vacuum, bearing, vibration). Has a specialized background in fluid mechanics for high end MRI (medical) and dynamic systems simulation applications involving extreme ultra violet. 90-100K. 02192015.3

Process Engineer – Solar Cells

Ph.D. Physics/5 Years. Proficient in semiconductor nano-fab research and process engineering involving anti-reflective glass, transparent metal mesh electrodes NanoWeb, photonic crystal solar cells. Provides process operations, project management, lab startup, experimental design and staff training/supervision. Specifics include wet/dry lithography; dry etching with alumina, Si, Sio, polymer; corona discharge; ATM plasma/treatment; metal evaporation (liftoff, sputter, CVD, PECVD, laser deposition); and, has advanced metrology characterization expertise. Prolific contributor toward patent awards and publications, plus conducts technical presentations. 100K. 01232015.4

Senior Electrical Hardware Design Engineer

BS-Physics, Chem, EE/>20 Years. Multi-faceted, senior level engineer working most recently with high-rel products such as mixed-signal, NFC, power conversion systems (to 30KW), solar cell array power point tracking, power line communications/PLM, switchmode power supply converters, inverters, regulators, circuit breakers and signal processing. Designs controllers for actuators; electro-optical and RF communications systems for avionics; spacecraft power systems, sensors, instrumentation and subsystems; and medical implants. Also has undersea sonar background. Strong, applicable regulatory compliance (MIL-STD-882, EMI, EMC, ESC) with risk analysis focus. Has strong patent processing expertise. Consultant or direct hire. Uses OrCAD, Capture, PSpice. 140-170K. 01232015.3

Aerospace RF / Communications Project Engineer

MBA, BSEE/>10 Years. Leads high level teams to design complex projects, to include: Airborne laser communications (high bandwidth, link analysis, pointing, acquisition and tracking algorithms); Systems architecture for airborne laser weaponry systems; and, Hardware test bed stations for WiMAX applications (involves ASICs, TX/RX RF paths, power supplies, digital / analog circuitry, and test firmware). Projects are always innovative in nature. Complies with various standards such as IEEE 802.16e. Conducts highly attended design reviews and has substantial customer focus and interaction. Subcontracts management expertise. 120-130K. 01202015.8

Senior Design Engineer / RF and Semiconductor – Contract

MSEE/>20 Years. A dual, high talent design engineering contract professional and mentor for RF, semiconductor industries. RF: Antenna and satellite systems, oscillators for microwave/beam, convolvers, FPGA, specialized military computer systems design, power supplies with topologies, converters, optical, transceivers, DC/DC and more. Semi: PCB, power ICs, digital, mixed-signal, interface cards, networking products, microprocessors, SoC, ASIC, BiCMOS, motherboards and more. Other skillsets include component libraries development, modeling, simulation, schematic capture, optimization, complex analysis, packaging layout, specification generation, design review and redesigns. Has substantial test equipment development expertise. Teaches various technologies to industry, has staff management and extensive project management experience. Very fluent: Cadence, Verilog, DxDesigner, JTAG, Ethernet, Eagle, PathMill and much more. Manuals author. 120-130K. 01122015.13

Hardware Engineering Manager – Embedded Systems / Power Electronics

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. A high level product design and redesign architect with extensive engineering management experience. Various end uses but primarily defense, avionics / payload / aircraft, RF. Also lasers, IT / networking, telecommunications and medical. Products specifically include analog, mixed signal, embedded systems, DSP, power supplies / UPS, converters, battery management, motor drives / controls, switch mode, sensors, MOSFET, AC/DC, RS232/422/485, encoders, FPGA, and light metrology. Extensive root cause determination talent and substantial support of complex proposal responses. Is project oriented and driven. Fluent: Spice family, PADS, Agile, Orcad, Solidworks, Xilinx and more. Awards, patents, publications. Six Sigma. 135-145K. 01062015.14

Chief Design Engineer – RF/Microwave

Ph.D-EE>20 Years. A top talent RF/Microwave engineer, working with satellites and related systems concerns: GPS, navigation, Algorithms, FPGA, ASIC, digital signal processing, amplifiers, receivers, antennas, beam science, ultrasonic instruments, control loops, controller boards, etc. Expert with complex simulations and overall design, modeling, integration, real time test, debugging, data retrieval, algorithms, scan scheduling, investigates link failures, performs complex data analysis, extensive coding. Collaborates with several industry known subcontractors. Has experience with power electronics (inverters, controls). Fluent: Matlab, Simulink, Cadence, MWO, ADS, Spectrum Digital, NohauICE, Linux, QNX and more. Patent and publications activity. 150K. 12052014.2

Electro-Optical / Power Electronics Engineering Manager

MS-Engrg, BSEE/>20 Years. A high level engineering professional overseeing innovative development of laser technology, optics, power electronics, including: Wide variety of lasers, accelerators, lens controls, plus generators, amplifiers, analog, digital and high voltage electronics for defense / warfare, medical and industrial applications. Works at length with infrared, microwave. Skillsets include project and product management, substantial customer support, high level regulatory standards (FDA, ISO), setting up test labs, bringing concept through to manufacturing production, and manages large engineering and mechanical design teams. Also has marketing talent. Extensive publications and patents. 110-130K. 12032014.10

Senior Electronics Design Engineer – PCBs, Power Systems

ASEE (plus)/>10 Years. Extensive work with PCB design plus electrical and power electronic circuitry / systems – all to wide industry and overseas standards. Has worked specifically with semiconductors, high voltage, power supplies, inverters, transformers and laser products, plus R&D and more for military, aerospace, solar, telecommunications. Has designed test fixtures, written ATPs and other technical documentation, very substantial field service and customer liaison, does EMI mitigation, troubleshoots and solves unique problems. Contract or Direct. Skills: MOSFETs, Bipolar, Altium, LabView, OrCAD, Cadence. 70-85K. 11142014.9

Embedded Software / Firmware Engineer

MBA-BSEE/>14 Years. Delivered a variety of embedded software platforms and related firmware – often from concept to production, with expertise at board level and integration, ethernet, infrared, laser technology, IR&D, optical projects and stepper motors among other applications. A skilled customer liaison. Numerous programming languages such as C, C++, Sharc, etc. FPGA, Matlab, Simulink, Linux. 130-150K. 10202014.10