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Intermediate Hardware Designer in Peterborough at Can-Tech Services

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

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Job Description


: Peterborough, ON
: Permanent, Full-Time
Pay Rate
: $60k minimum (based on experience)
Job Summary:

A Hardware Designer requires advanced formal engineering education, superior problem solving skills and independent decision-making ability. Responsibilities include designing and implementing electronic hardware systems in a team setting. Systems typically require the design and development of both analog and digital circuits. This position reports to Hardware Engineering Manager.

• Minimum 3 years of analog and digital experience in circuit design and analysis
• Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of training and experience
• VHDL design and experience on DO-254, DOORS, Matlab, Modelsim are assets
• Technical and hardware qualifications (DO-254) experience
• Background from Control systems (Engine Control, Landing and Steering Controls an asset), Avionics, Aerospace, Medical Device or other high reliability products would be a definite asset
• Proficient on Microsoft Office Tools advanced features (Word, Project, Access and Excel)
• Prior working experience within a team setting
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Exceptional organization skills and able to meet tight deadlines
• Proven experience working with standards, processes and work procedures in a structured design environment
• Familiarity with RTCA, Inc. certification standards
• Professionally registered (P. Eng) in Ontario (or have the ability to obtain such registration within one year of employment)

• Analyze and specify hardware development environment (HDE), verification environment, debugging and profiling tools
• Develop, deploy and support DO-254 processes, reviews (SOI), development plans and review checklists
• Analyze user's requirements and create a detailed hardware architecture and formal structured design
• Perform electronics, hardware FPGA design and mechanical engineering design
• Design electronic CC electronics from detailed designs to meet EMC/EMI requirements and performance
• Prepare material costs and timing estimates, reports and design descriptions for electronic systems and equipment
• Perform circuit analysis and traceability from user's requirements to formal design and implementation
• Support and inspect the installation, modification, testing and operation of electronic components, systems and equipment
• Debug and troubleshoot hardware circuits
• Integrate CC components into embedded system environment, including test bench and on aircraft at customer sites
• Work with product development teams – product/systems and/or Software Engineers and engineering support in a leadership role
• Produce and manage work packages and submit status reports to Hardware Engineering Manager
• Participate and support on program risk assessment and mitigation
• Supervise the work of junior designers and/or other engineering employees
• Provide presentations to customers on hardware design and operation
• Other duties as assigned
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