The Boston University Electronics Design Facility is seeking a talented Senior Electronics Engineer to take a lead role in the design of instrumentation for all types of scientific research.
The successful candidate must show considerable expertise and creativity in all areas of design for research electronics, including analog circuit design; digital design with FPGAs, and mixed-signal design.
Experience with high-speed data acquisition systems is a definite plus.
Working knowledge of C++ and python required.
Collaborate with engineers and scientists at Boston University and other institutions on projects. Assist in training and supervision of student technicians.
Occasional travel to domestic and international sites.
Assist teaching and outreach activities.
Electronic Circuit Design (analog and digital) including low-noise techniques
FPGA logic design with a modern toolset (Vivado, Quartus, or similar)
VHDL or Verilog HDL language for logic synthesis
Embedded microprocessor/microcontroller system design and programming
Basic proficiency in C++ and Python
PCB design tool such as KiCAD, Allegro, Altium
Experience in circuit assembly, fabrication, and testing required. We believe that good technician skills are essential for success in engineering.
BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent required; MS preferred
8 years of relevant work experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Internal Number: 3507
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