Tag Archives: Microcontrollers

Sr Power Electronics Design Engineer – Motor Drives

MSEE. Multi-talented design engineer working with:

  • Power Electronics: Power conversion, DC & permanent magnetic synchronous motor controls, variable frequency drives, inverters, H-bridge topology
  • Embedded Software: C, C++, DSP, FPGA, VHDL, ARM, microcontrollers
  • Performs: Worst case analysis, modeling, simulation, lab test, verification, customer support and works through product lifecycle

Applies to automotive/HEV, appliances, oil & gas, nuclear industries. Uses Verilog, MATLAB, Cadence, Simulink, Ansys, Eagle, LabView, AutoCAD, Keil. <10 Years. 95K. 06102015.11

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

Embedded Software Solutions Engineer/Architect

BSCE. Develops embedded software/firmware for robotics, motor controls, DC motors, DSP/microcontrollers, and real time operating systems. Provides global training and customer support, often onsite. Manages new product launch projects, designs to custom customer requirements, manages control algorithm test projects and works with multiple RTOS architectures. Uses Linux, C, Assembly, MATLAB, Eagle, Eclipse, Code Warrior/Composer, Openembedded & more. <10 Years. 100K. 04272015.01

Power Electronics / Embedded Controls Design Engineer

MSEE. Designs low to high power electronics: Converters (DC/DC, DC/AC, AC/DC), embedded FPGA, embedded ARM and MSP430 microcontrollers, planar transformers, switching power supplies, inverters, IR/capacitive sensors, PFC rectifiers. Work with virtually all converter topologies plus variety of types: Bidirectional, LLC resonant, soft-switching. Troubleshoots, designs schematics and PCBs, and works to comply to EMC standards. Uses Altium, PCAD, PSpice, Diptrace. Extensive honors and awards. <5 Years. 80K. 04202015.6

Business Development/Sales/Key Account Manager – Automotive ICs

MBA, MSEE. Brings highly technical hand to sales management and large key account development for automotive & HEV semiconductor and components: Power management ICs, SoC, mixed signal, MOSFET, ASIC, MEMS, microcontrollers. Applies specifically to smartpower, battery management, analog decoders, wireless functions, powertrain and navigation. Supervises mfg reps, develops strategies, manages demand creation and IC development and leads customer/design team communications. Initiates new product introductions and directs design-ins. 140K. 04202015.2

Embedded Firmware / Linux Applications Engineer – Contract

BSCE. Provides embedded talent with TI/ARM based RTOS microcontrollers for smart meter base stations and smart grid systems to ANSI standards, plus RF/wireless applications. Adept at Linux applications development, performs bug fixes and feature additions. Academic background with power electronics, FPGA and PCBs. Works with C, Linux, Pyton, Verilog, Xilinx, Eclipse, TCP/IP, FreeRTOS, JTAG. <5 Years. Contract or Direct hire. 85K. 04142015.6

Sales and Business Development Manager – Automotive

BS/Honors. Strong background in consistently increasing sales revenue for automotive subsystems: HMI/displays, LCD, touch screens, infotainment, GPS/driver info, plus microcontrollers, memory/mass storage and related software. Has product lifecycle program/project management style. Works with OEMs and Tier 1s and defines new technology for future market potential. Adept at establishing new sales centers. 125K. 04082015.2



Embedded FPGA Firmware Engineering Manager

BSEE. Responsible for embedded software and FPGA/VHDL firmware department engineering staff for design, coding, testing and integration. Works with simulation systems, motor controls, magnetic bearing controllers, adjustable speed motors and power supplies/power electronics. Provides requirements specifications, modeling, verification, conducts FPGA design reviews and participates in microcontroller part selection and hardware design process. Works to MIL-STD, DO-178. C/C++, Linux, SQL, ADA; and LabView, cRIO, MATLAB. 115K. 03312015.2

Product Marketing & Development/Applications Manager – Pwr ICs

BSEE. Launches new product introductions with strong marketing skillsets for product roadmap definition, collateral development (videos, press, publicity, literature) and works directly with customers from custom requirements definition to fulfillment feedback. Involves semiconductor components for digital/switching power controllers, regulators, analog devices, test systems and tooling – applying to wireless communications, automotive / electric vehicles, consumer electronics and gaming industries. Develops large teams for overseas R&D projects. Publications, patents. 170K. 03302015.3

Sr Staff Embedded Firmware Engineer

MSEE. Performs firmware architecture and development for embedded devices such as NAND flash and solid state drives (SATA/SCSI/ATA), computer and non-OS systems, RTOS, microcontrollers (ARM, MIPS), set-top-boxes and audio system modules, wireless applications and PCB ASIC/FPGA. Skilled in programming, platform bring-up, verification, test, debug and is “go-to” for problem resolution. Works routinely with device and graphics drivers, Linux, C, JTAG/ICE, and logic/bus analyzers. Strong customer interface experience. 165K. 03242015.4

Principal Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer-Contract

MSCE. Senior level design and development of embedded software and firmware for:

  • Signal processing, automation, imaging systems, instrumentation controls, and data acquisition using Linux/Unix RTOS controllers/microcontrollers, processors
  • Project team management, validation, test, code review, debugging, firmware upgrades and technical documentation/manuals.

Works to MIL-STD and DO-178B for: Avionics, Satellite, Automotive, Medical, more. Uses: C#, C, Code Collaborator, Assembly, Visual Studio, Framework, Workbench, LynuxWorks, VxWorks, ClearCase/Quest, DOORS. 150K. 03242015.3

Controls and Communications Engineer

MSEE. Strong embedded microcontroller designer applying to UPS and modems for GPS tracking systems. Embedded products are variable stepper motor drives, rectifiers (6 pulse full bridge), battery chargers, and IGBT boost/buck converters. Skillsets: LCD/memory and GPS module interfacing, serial communications (i2C, SPI, RS232, Modbus, and TCP/IP. Performs complex calculations, simulations and generates technical documentation. Uses Code Composer Studio, Keil, C, Verilog, VHDL, Linux, AutoCAD, and Cadian for TI, Picolo, 8051, Cypress. 5 Years. 70K. 03032015.4

Senior FPGA Firmware Engineer

MSEE/20 Years. Provides design, characterization, integration and troubleshooting of embedded digital / analog hardware relating to FPGAs, memory modules, SerDes, microcontrollers, ASIC/DAC/ADCs and high speed serial interfaces. Applications are frequently custom for prototyping. Uses full spectrum of lab tooling, provides initial testing and early resolution, designs innovative firmware verification test systems and timely evaluation boards and collaborates with external sources (i.e. suppliers/component fab houses). Keeps focus on constant industry innovative advancements, design costs, reliability, power consumption concerns, and and many other relevant factors. Industries are medical/implants, semiconductor and mobile telephony. Brings a background in wearable electronics failure analysis. Uses Verilog, ORCAD, PADS, Altera, Xilinx. 125-135K. 02172015.6

Senior Engineer – Power Supply/Embedded Controls

Ph.D-EE. Senior-level engineering pioneer, designing innovative power electronics and embedded systems for multiple power supply systems such as DC/DC 2-phase with AC waveform, design-in digital systems recovery and embedded microcontrollers in multiple analog power supply systems (with virtual software control loops). Uses MathCAD, PSpice, OrCAD, C, Assembly, Xilinx. 150K. 02162015.1

Embedded Engineer, DSP/FPGA, Audio / Visual – Avionics

MSEE/10 Years. Experienced embedded firmware engineer involved with in-flight audio/visual electronics and entertainment systems. Utilizes DSP, FPGA, high speed interfaces, ethernet, and channel PHY to design, test and troubleshoot multi-layer PCBs for microprocessors and microcontrollers involving both analog and digital. Performs PCB layouts, schematic design, component quality assurance, board bring-up and verification, thermal analysis and stack-up / impedance / trace calculations. Assists overseas manufacturing, performs test evaluations of prototypes, root cause analysis (5-Why) with related reporting, redesigns, monitors component obsolescence, and generates field troubleshooting guides. Experienced with SMT and through-hole rework and implementing design process modifications. Uses ANSI C, MATLAB, Verilog, OrCAD, MathCAD, P/HSpice, ADS and more. 80K. 02122015.5

Product Line Director, Isolated Power Electronics, AC/DC, Lighting

MSEE/>20 Years. An industry leader in innovative product introductions involving isolated power electronics, AC/DC (5W to over 300W adapters with mixed signal platform, SR drivers), LLC and interleave controllers, lighting (dimmable LED drivers, 900V flyback). Works to dominate markets by: Leveraging cost effective platforms with high performing products; providing strategic concept direction and product roadmap/execution; driving/defining customer requirements and field applications; and, employing high level marketing/branding tactics. Has proven product introduction rate improvement of 50%. Consistently builds high tech power design, test and systems engineering teams. Is prolific industry presenter/author and generates relevant patents. Contact us for more details! 02122015.1

Analog/Digital & Embedded F/W Engineer-Contract

BSEE. Designs wide variety of power controls and embedded firmware to include:

  • Embedded OEM microcontrollers, amplifiers, filters, converters (F/V, V/F, A/D, D/A, various topologies, MOSFET), detectors, switches and multiplexers, linear/switch mode regulators/controllers (magnetics), drivers (LVDT, RVDT, resolver), motor drivers/controllers (H-bridge, 3PH, w/6-step inverters, 28V-200A), rectifiers.
  • Circuitry for hybrid sample data control systems (electromechanical/hydraulic) with analysis and modeling at system level.

Industries: Military/defense, avionics, commercial. Extensive lab test equipment, OrCAD, PSpice, MathCAD and C. Designs to stringent regulatory standards & EMI – MIL 461 RE/CE102, 704/1275. 120K. 02032015.2

Embedded Flight Systems Engineering Scientist

Ph.D-EE/15 Years. Leads large teams in the development of unmanned aerial vehicular and autonomous systems for aerospace and avionics with robotics, motor controls and computer systems integration and development, system capability upgrades, and long term research projects which transition from concept to sales revenue. Captures project funding. Manages corporate projects planning, scheduling, tasking. Develops voluminous bid proposals. Oversees and guides global suppliers and generates SOWs for vision and adaptive systems, algorithms and virtual technology. Has established, led and maintained multi-disciplinary vehicular collaborative systems laboratories involving testbed design, embedded processor / microcontroller hardware integration / programming, and mission and control software development. 130-140K. 02022015.1

Power Supply Hardware Design Engineer

BSEE/20 Years. Provides wealth of design, simulation, debug and layout talent for: WiMAX base station power supplies, switching regulators, quad wireless controllers and modules, isolated (and non) DC/DC SMPS, extensive FPGAs, MOSFETs, multi-layer boards, power management ICs, mixed signal, and ECL/PECL/CML/SiGe microcontrollers. Applications vary from RF to GAn, data converters. Has designed for high volume, has applications engineering background, UL certification wins, and is a high performing problem solver. Has worked in startup environments. Vast amount of tools and skillsets. A few are: VHDL, Viewlogic/DxDesigner, OrCAD, Allegro, Xilinx, PADS, PSice, Altera; Test certs: DFM, DFT, HALT, etc; O/S: UNIX, Perl, etc. 120K. 01222015.6

Power IC and Isolation Products Manager

MSEE/>20 Years. Comprehensive semiconductor experience in applications engineering / product development / sales. Over 40 patents for isolation technology; digital power and mixed-signal microcontrollers; defined/developed innovative optocoupler/optodriver drop-in replacements and fully digital power controller; and helped develop novel CMOS digital isolator IP – which opened new development for gate drivers, audio components circuits and 100Mbps/2.5KV/5KV digital isolator families. Patents granted for enabling this industry-leading IP. Products apply to power, wireless telephony / telecommunications and networking industries. Also has a strong background in marketing and raising venture capital. 100K. 01222015.1

Senior Hardware / Software Development Engineer – Instrumentation / PCB / RF

BSEE/>20 Years. A well-rounded, experienced hardware and software engineering lead for design/test, involving: Radiation detectors, RF, amplifiers, controls, electronics cards, instrumentation, sensors, magnetics, thermals, audio products, mixed signal, converters, opticals, PCB/semiconductors, analog, DSP, embedded firmware, repeaters, fiber-optics, and test fixtures/equipment. Performs specialized and innovative design projects, temperature mapping, PCB layouts, overseas layout supervision. Has developed new prototype labs for business expansion purposes. Industries: Consumer electronics, aerospace, avionics; and applications vary from fuel gauging to voltage regulating. Meets EMC directives. Also has quality and telecommunications background. Uses Protel, Viewlogic, ORCAD, VHDL code, SwitcherCAD and more. 70-80K. 01152015.6


Product Development and Program Manager

BSEE/>20 Years. A product driven, highly technical engineering group management professional with focus on projects resulting in business development /innovation. Drives system architecture, embedded firmware design, manufacturing, various department process improvements/streamlining, controls budgets, tracks costs/resources, employs stage-gate process, validates product performance, conducts global customer training and brings a vast array of high level regulatory standards experience plus RoHS. Industries: IT/Networking, medical, aerospace, space program, military/defense. Products / technologies: Controllers, wireless, transceiver, devices, imaging software, LED, motors, various power supplies, analog circuitry, and thermals. Fluent: Agile, ARM, RS232/RS485, SolidWorks, Python. Six Sigma, Scrum Master. 150K. 01152015.3

Global Sales and Marketing Manager – Semiconductor / Networking

MBA/>20 Years. An executive level sales pioneer, thriving on travel and high level/OEM customer large account management. Additional skillsets: Sales / business accelerated expansion, complex accounts, large supply agreements/contract development and negotiations, customer satisfaction programs, vastly improved customer support programs, and specialized forecasting techniques. Concentrated history of working with semiconductor and networking/IT industry with highly developed product knowledge and innovation participation. Develops special programs for customers (JIT, EDI, inventory controls, etc). Known to grow sales exponentially. Initiates partnering to stay ahead of competition. 200K. 01142015.2

Senior Power Electronics Engineer

Ph.D.-EE/<5 Years. A highly educated power electronics engineer with a massive variety of products involved. A few are: Converters, inverters, power supplies, switch mode, topologies, instrumentation, MOSFET, power management ICs, DSP, ballasts, LED lighting, motor drives, energy storage, fuel cells, and renewable energy systems. Provides design, simulation, modeling, verification, debug, plus generates technical documentation, manages regulatory issues for team, works closely with suppliers and others, and FMEA. Has strong test skillset to develop plans and procedures, provide reliability and qualification testing plus variety of environmental tests. Very prolific technical author. Uses Matlab, Simulink, PSpice, DSPACE, Simplorer and much more. 80-90K. 01142015.1

Design Engineer – Embedded Firmware / Power Electronics – Contract

MSEE-Honors/>20 Years. Vast variety of power electronics and semiconductor design to include: Power supplies, converters, drives, MOSFET, inverters, gate drives, high voltage, SoC, amplifiers, Smart battery power mgmt, Li-Ion, chargers, analog, digital, embedded microcontrollers, switch mode, thermals, signal processors and sensors. Industries are military, avionics, and space program. Special designs include transponding modems, flight hybrid ICs, signal processors and infrared detectors. Designs prototypes through lifecycle, performs variety of testing, applies ESD/EMI concerns, supports SBIR / writes technical proposals. LTSpice, CMOS, ISO. Prolific author, patents. Contract. 120-140K. 01132015.1


Applications and Power Electronics Design Engineer

MSEE/>10 Years. An innovative design engineering professional involved with drives, switchgear, converters, transformers, embedded controls, microcontrollers, circuitry (analog, digital), MOSFETs, gate drives, generators, protection and control, PLC, SCADA, excitation systems, turbines and more. Provides design, simulation, test, troubleshooting, and extensive specifications / manuals / manufacturing documentation. Applications vary and include substations and power plants for utility industry. Has significant test engineering involvement and some field installation / startup / failure analysis management expertise. Uses Matlab, Simulink, Labview, PSCAD, SIMetrix, and more, and has some FPGA. 70-85K. 01122015.3

Principal FPGA Digital Hardware Design Engineer

BSEE/>15 Years. A highly technical circuitry architect, managing engineering design teams (globally and multi locations) and bringing many talents for high quality, innovative product development: Modeling, validating, coding, debugging, generating specifications / technical documentation, and providing customer resolution / requirements definition for IT/networking and semiconductor industry. Is expert FPGA designer, and also: Embedded systems, memory controllers, SDRAM, DDR/2/3, fibre channel, microcontrollers, DSP, embedded systems, SoC, all types of circuitry, RTL, IP cores, and load modules. Fluent: Ethernet, JTAG, TCP/IP, DOORS, ModelSim, Xilinx, Altera, VHDL, Verilog, Python and too many more to list. Awards and Patents. 150K. 01062015.17

Systems & S/W Engineering, Program Mgr-Embedded Controls

MSCE, BSEE/>20 Years. Well-rounded multi-role engineering leader and program manager for consumer electronics, robotics, aerospace, avionics, defense and space program. A natural variety of products to include: Power electronics (analog, digital, converters, switchgear), embedded controls, controllers (solar array, rocket engine propulsion, ASIC motors), li-ion battery chargers, electro-hydraulics, emulators.  Performs design development for software/firmware, mechanical packaging, develops start-ups, generates complex proposal responses, conducts technical reviews, re-boots under-performing engineering design divisions. Patents. 165K. 01062015.12

Director, Applications Engineering / Power Electronics, RF-Microwave

MSEE (plus)/>20 Years. A dual-role high level director for field application engineering and business development. Industries involve commercial, space programs, IT/networking, RF/microwave, satellites, telecommunications. Has driven expert design and prototypes for following power electronics and RF systems: Analog, microcontrollers, power supplies, converters, audio/video, radios, security systems, transmitters, receivers, amplifiers, attenuators, tuners, ASIC and more. With global customer interaction and technical support, defines requirements and delivers presentations, increasing sales and marketing opportunities. Has managed sales groups for multi million $ revenue development. Provides technical product management and roadmaps. Well published. 150-175K. 01062015.9

Lead Power Electronics Design Engineer

Ph.D-EE/10 Years. Highly educated design engineering leader involving: Embedded firmware and software, motor drives, mixed signal, inverters, converters plus topologies, generators, protection and control, DSP, AC/DC, DC/AC, FPGA, amplifiers, microcontrollers, piezoelectric systems and more. Performs HMI customer training, complex analysis / calculations / design, 3D modeling, simulation, prototyping, FEA. Uses Matlab, Simulink, Cadence, PSpice, LaTeX and more. Publications. 100-110K. 01052015.6

Technical Director / Product Management – Power Management ICs

MSEE/>15 Years. Extensive experience in hardware and firmware product development / architecture / management for power electronics and semiconductors to include primarily power management ICs, and also converters, amplifiers, high voltage, microcontrollers, embedded systems, LED lighting, motor controls, batteries, digital signal processing, and more. Besides hands-on design for applications engineering and high level staff management, performs customer interface, conducts design reviews, negotiations and has substantial marketing strategy, profit and loss. Multi-patented. 180-200K. 12102014.3

Senior Electrical Test Engineer – Hardware / Software

MSEE>20 Years. A hardware and software test pioneer as it relates to computer-based automatic control systems, data acquisition systems, new test equipment, IT and circuitry, consumer products, various controllers and microcontrollers, electric vehicles, various electronics, instrumentation, visual systems and power supplies. Strong expertise in developing virtually all test plans / procedures / requirements, including for prototypes, calibration, root cause failure and other analysis, implements corrective actions to design and manufacturing processes, develops verification plans, has led manufacturing startup, and analyzes processes. Has project and product management talent. Uses LabView, Assembler, Pascal, and more. Patent activity. Six Sigma. 90-100K. 12052014.8

Lead Hardware Engineer – Electronics

BSEE/15 Years. Work with a variety of product lines: Storage drives, MEMS, lighting controls, automation, microcontrollers, semiconductor, networking, digital / analog, power electronics, embedded systems, telephony, wireless. Designs, develops new innovations, tests, debugs, performs failure analysis, customer support, process improvement, provides EMI validations, part characterizations, and coding (security, encryption). Industries: IT, Lighting, Consumer Electronics, Semiconductor. Extensive collaborations. Uses Visio, PADS, DxDesigner, ViewLogic, ICE and more. 120-130K. 12052014.5

Technical Sales Manager – Semiconductor / Power ICs

BSEE/>15 Years. A well rounded background in multi million $ sales – especially to OEMs – in power management ICs, semiconductor, analog, optical, ethernet, microcontrollers, RF, telecommunications areas. Develops sales workforces and has strong customer interaction. Is expert in developing OEM base and sales revenue growth from bringing technical knowledge to skills base, and employing comprehensive product training, FAE/FSE resourcing and global reach. Cloud, Azerity and more. 150-175K. 12022014.3

Senior Product Engineer – Power Electronics

MSEE/>20 Years. A project and product management driven professional, performing design, verification, validation, root cause analysis, and testing for power electronics to include power supplies (plus Smart), power ICs, converters, DC/DC, AC/DC, regulators, generators, wide variety of sensors, relays, embedded systems, microcontrollers, turbines. Management skillsets include scheduling, budget, process analysis and improvements, technical documentation generation. Substantial interaction with customers. Has extensive background in quality, safety principles. Six Sigma Green Belt. 85-100K. 11252014.7


Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer – FPGA / Processors, Controllers

MSCS/10 Years. A highly technical embedded firmware and software engineer involving lifecycle development, design, design constraints, simulation, various analysis, coding, debugging, test benching and test plan development. Technologies are: SoC, FPGA, ASP, ADC, DSP, GUI and RTL. Applications are processors, microcontrollers, control systems, circuitry drivers, modules, peripherals and more. Works with Xlinx, Altera, VHDL, C and more. Uses variety of lab equipment. 125-135K. 11202014.9

Contract Global Applications Engineer – Microcontrollers

BSEE/>20 Years. An applications professional with extensive experience with design of: Embedded microcontrollers, board-level PCB / schematics, analog / RF, USB, devices for PC / servers / network platforms, audio, telephony. Has software programming skillsets (C, Pascal), substantial debugging, authors wealth of technical documentation, substantial customer interface, is first point contact for field engineers, performs engineer training, is technical presenter. Industries: Semiconductor, consumer electronics. Has extensive quality and reliability responsibilities. Multi awards, patents. 125-135K. 11112014.5

Software / Firmware Engineer – IT

BSEE/8 Years. Has experience with large IT firms to design, develop, test and debug. Technologies and products include: Embedded, thread schedulers, protocols, code development, PPC architecture, microcontrollers, processors, device drivers, automated test and more. Expertise in object oriented analysis and resolving highly complex problems. Fluencies: Linux, Unix, BOOST, ARM, VxWorks, NetBeans, Eclipse, Visual Studio, C and more. Recipient of multiple awards. 85-95K. 11102014.14

Senior Embedded Engineer – Hardware, Microcontrollers

BSEE/>15 Years. Possesses high level technical design and product life cycle skill for: PCBs, microcontrollers and programming, digital signal processors, transformers, power supplies and filters, power distribution units, R&D and AC/DC. Extensive testing to various standards, including EMC, NEC, FMEA. Highly proficient in circuitry / thermal analysis,, simulation, schematics and all manner of technical documentation developing (including procedures, training), conducting verification / design reviews. Industrial, automotive and other applications. Uses Xilinx, LabView, ORCAD and more. Lean Mfg., Six SIGMA, ISO. Heavily patented. 100K. 11102014.2

Senior Design Engineer – Microprocessor Systems

BSEE/>20 Years. In depth technical experience with networking, IT, consumer electronics, solar, semiconductor, avionics, R&D and other applications. Substantial components work and test expertise. Besides design activities, substantial verifications, regulatory and standards compliance, and cost factoring. Products / technologies are: Embedded systems, control processors, high level computer terminals, motherboards, SoC, cloud, controllers and components, cards, transceivers, inverters, DC/DC, power supplies, hand-held wireless units and more. Fluencies: Verilog, VHDL, FPGA, Xilinx, Altera, Cadence, Ethernet, CMOS and much more. 100K. 11052014.13