Electronics Engineer at Advanced Navigation

Hardware Engineering, Full-Time, Perth, AU perth engineering full-time
Posted 11 days ago

Advanced Navigation is one of the world’s most ambitious innovators in AI robotics and navigation technology across land, air, sea and space. While our main headquarters are in Sydney, we have multiple research facilities in Australia and sales offices around the world.
Today, Advanced Navigation is a supplier to some of the world's largest companies and helps automate some of the worlds biggest industries. Hydrus, our revolutionary underwater robot will help restore oceans to a flourishing state. You will find our navigation systems in the autonomous Indy race cars and thousands of Plus AI autonomous trucks. We help farmers adopt autonomous farming equipment and assist in various fields of research. Switching to software, our cloud-based drone management platform helps patrol beaches for emergency rescues and shark tracking. Off-planet, we will deliver a navigation system for the next NASA moon landing. The applications of our technologies are quite limitless - where there is autonomy, you will find Advanced Navigation.

Overview of Position

Our hardware engineering team is focused on simulating, designing and developing electronic circuits for advanced navigation technologies. You will contribute through the entire design phase from prototype to development, and through to manufacturing.
You will be joining a diverse team of skilled electronic and mechanical engineers to develop high-performance hardware for our portfolio of products.

Role Responsibilities

  • Design  & testing of analogue signal chain processing circuits (filters, amplifiers, etc.), digital signal circuits including high-speed interfaces
  • Develop mixed signal processing chains (ie A-D and D-A)
  • Create PCB schematic designs and layouts using Altium Designer
  • Collaborate closely with our software team to ensure hardware designs meet software requirements
  • Identify a clear scope of work, and communicate progress through consistent updates to leadership and fellow team members while working to find and mitigate risks
  • Design & development of electronics test systems in close collaboration with production engineering
  • Working with the manufacturing and support teams to deliver and maintain hardware equipment and systems
  • Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor degree or higher in electrical/electronic engineering 
  • Exposure to systems engineering principles and practices
  • Be highly motivated with an energetic, responsive and decisive disposition
  • 2-5+ years of experience in designing and developing complex electronics with experience in analogue data acquisition, processing, and high speed digital circuits.
  • Proficient in Altium Designer
  • Proficient in using oscilloscope and spectrum analyser test equipment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven high standard of attention to detail, time management and “follow-through”.
  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    Our brand new Perth Subsea research facility is world class - along with its free coffee!
    With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them. As a member of our Perth team you will have access to financial support for further education, training and conferences, paid parental leave, fortnightly team lunches and excellent end of trip facilities (showers/ bike storage etc), perfect for that pre-work beach swim.