Draper Instrumentation Electronics Engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Draper is an independent, nonprofit research and development company headquartered in Cambridge, MA. The 1,800 employees of Draper tackle important national challenges with a promise of delivering successful and usable solutions. From military defense and space exploration to biomedical engineering, lives often depend on the solutions we provide. Our multidisciplinary teams of engineers and scientists work in a collaborative environment that inspires the cross-fertilization of ideas necessary for true innovation. For more information about Draper, visit www.draper.com.
Our work is very important to us, but so is our life outside of work. Draper supports many programs to improve work-life balance including workplace flexibility, employee clubs ranging from photography to yoga, health and finance workshops, off site social events and discounts to local museums and cultural activities. If this specific job opportunity and the chance to work at a nationally renowned R&D innovation company appeals to you, apply now www.draper.com/careers.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Draper is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We understand the value of diversity and its impact on a high-performance culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.
Draper is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, please contact email@example.com.
In this position you will work closely with multi-disciplinary teams designing, developing, and verifying electronics for state-of-the-art sensors and actuators used in a wide array of applications. These projects are executed with a heavy emphasis on high performance, low size, weight, and power consumption. As a member of the Instrumentation, Analog, & Power Electronics Group you will help shape hardware architectures and support electronics development activities by applying sound engineering and project management principles.
MSEE or BSEE and 2+ years of experience in electronics design.
Schematic capture and printed circuit board layout experience.
Ability to perform circuit simulation using Spice or variants.
Experience using MATLAB, Simulink, or other comparable tools.
Good written and oral communication skills.
Experience in the design and development of analog and mixed signal circuitry and systems.
Microelectronics development experience in Cadence Virtuoso.
Experience in integration and debugging of electronic circuits and systems.
Knowledge about the working principals of discrete semiconductor devices, such as: MOSFETs, IGBTs, BJTs, JFETs, diodes, etc.
Experience working with inertial instruments.
Security Clearance Required:
Applicants selected for this position must have the ability to obtain a US secret clearance which requires proof of US citizenship.
External Company Name: The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc