Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Houston, TX
  • $110,000 - $120,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Aldo Pimentel
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A bit about us:

We are a venture-backed startup based in Houston, TX. We are building the next generation of agricultural machinery to produce biochar, a powerful soil amendment that improves soil health and sequesters atmospheric carbon.

Why join us?

The Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible for developing the electrical architecture for our mobile pyrolysis systems. They will work closely with other engineering disciplines to create a robust mechatronic system that can operate in harsh environments. They will also be responsible for selecting and installing electrical hardware for our farm operations.

Job Details

Responsibilities include
● Start to finish ownership of the electronic design - from requirements through design, validation and production. This may include analog and digital circuitry, power transmission and distribution, signal, and communications systems
● Integrate electrical system with hydraulic system. Perform electrical design for various types of hydraulic power and control units including conceptualization, material/component selection, assembly, testing, and validation.
● Create electrical schematics and wire harness design
● Create and maintain product documentation (requirements, specification, design, development, integration
● Work with electrical and mechanical technicians to build and test designed systems
● Mentor junior engineers and technicians
● Perform electrical evaluation/selection of instrumentation and hardware appropriate for harsh environments
● Troubleshoot and repair existing systems
● Make recommendations to continually improve our design, development and testing processes
● Collaborate with other engineering specializations to ensure safe and optimized system design and functionality. Negotiate competing requirements to give the best system-level outcome.
● Communicate effectively and professionally with all stakeholders.

Preferred Qualifications
● Experience in automation and control systems
● Experience working with embedded systems
● Knowledge of C languages, Python, MATLAB, LabVIEW
● Strong knowledge of PCB design
● Proficient with SolidWorks
● Experience with multiple PLC systems
Minimum Requirements
● Bachelor’s in electrical engineering or equivalent, with 5+ years of practical experience
● Master’s in electrical engineering or equivalent with 3+ year of practical experience
● Experience with high voltage and hydraulic systems
● Experience with sensor and control systems using PWM, 4-20 mA, and 0-5 V
● Authorized to work in the USA for any employer

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Houston, TX
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$110,000 - $120,000