Principal Electronics Engineer at Advanced Navigation

Research and Development, Full-Time, Sydney, AU sydney engineering full-time
Description
Posted 8 days ago

Advanced Navigation is the global leader in navigation systems for air, land and sea. Our products are developed and manufactured in Australia and our main HQ is located in Sydney with offices around the world. With over 68 of the top 100 largest companies as customers, and a broad range of technologies, we are truly changing the way we navigate globally.

Our ever growing team has world class expertise in the fields of inertial navigation, global navigation satellite systems, sensors, acoustics, AI, and RF technologies. 

Click below to find out a little more about us:
https://www.smartcompany.com.au/startupsmart/news/advanced-navigation-funding-unicorn/

Advanced Navigation needs a technically-focused Senior or Principal Electronics Engineer with a strong focus on design & testing of complex systems. This role will require the candidate to work on a mix of existing and new products, with a focus on our more difficult and technically demanding projects.

You will simulate, design and develop electronics circuits for advanced navigation technologies utilising analogue signal processing and digital circuits. You will have broad responsibility within a multidisciplinary team to drive better design and project execution. You will contribute across the entire design phase to prototype, develop and then design to planning and supporting the manufacturing complex products. The products you design will be used in a range of applications in defence, autonomous vehicles, underwater vehicles, aerospace platforms and other advanced industries.

Key responsibilities:

  • Design of analogue signal chain processing circuits (filters, amplifiers, etc)
  • Design of digital signal circuits, including high-speed interfaces
  • Develop mixed signal processing chains (ie A to D and D to A)
  • PCB schematic design and layout
  • Simulate and document circuits in LTSpice
  • Review and mentoring of other team members on methods and high-quality design practices
  • Collaborating with the software team to ensure designs are well-integrated
  • Designing circuits to interface to fiber optic communication components
  • Create personal work packages with clearly defined, agreed deliverables
  • Provide regular progress updates to project/functional managers
  • Identify scope and schedule risks and address/raise them with management
  • Work with a high degree of autonomy, turning high level goals into executable work packages.
  • Essential skills & experience

  • Bachelor degree or higher in or electrical/electronic engineering
  • Circa 10 years in high-level electronics design roles
  • Experience designing and developing complex electronics
  • Significant experience developing precision analogue data acquisition and processing and high speed digital circuits
  • Experience turning high level discussions into detailed, personal work package plans and reporting progress to management
  • Experience planning and scheduling your own work over short and long term time horizons
  • Structured problem solving and debugging skills
  • Very high level of proficiency using industry-standard tools such as SPICE, Altium Designer
  • Some skill in Matlab or similar tools
  • You may also have:

  • Exposure to FPGA will be highly regarded
  • Experience with optics or photonics will be highly regarded
  • Exposure to systems engineering principles and practices will be highly regarded
  • Experience with photonics or navigation systems will be especially highly regarded



  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.

    Apart from the above you will be doing your life's best work in a large, fun office in central Sydney close to all public transportation and have access to barista made coffee, at our cafe below, to keep you going throughout the day.