At Vispero, you’ll be part of a global team enhancing solutions that make a difference in people’s lives. Vispero is the world’s leading assistive technology provider for the visually impaired and owner of the brands AI Squared, Enhanced Vision, Freedom Scientific, Optelec, The Paciello Group and Interactive Accessibility. All the Vispero brands have a long history of developing and providing innovative solutions for blind and low vision individuals, helping them to reach their full potential.
The Sustaining Hardware Engineer is a key technical leadership role within the organization, required to manage sustaining for all current products, ensure reliable and stable production schedules, and address any product quality issues. Specific responsibilities include maintaining and enhancing the lifecycle, quality, and profitability of our current products by managing component changes, addressing quality issues, identifying cost reduction opportunities, and ensuring efficient and reliable production.
Experience designing analog circuits including diodes, MOSFETs, OpAmps, Comparators, A/D and D/As
Experience working with and understanding RISC based processor architectures
Basic understanding of optics for imaging device
Understanding of CMOS sensors, LCDs, LEDs and sensors
Experience with schematic capture tools such as OrCad
Experience using analog and digital simulation tools
Knowledge of PCB layout tools such as OrCad/Allegro PCB
Solid understanding of PCB design, manufacturing and DFM design rules
Experience working with ARM Cortex A and/or M Series processors
Knowledge with embedded software languages such as C/C++
Experience working in structured PLM environments and version controls systems
Excellent decision making and analytical skills
Excellent oral and written communication
Detail oriented with ability to pay attention to minute details for a project or task
Motivated and quick learner able to work independently and as a team member
Ethical and can demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards
Able to work both independently and in team environment
Reliable, dependable and trustworthy
Honest with integrity
Manage design changes and process improvements to reduce cost for current and future production, including validation testing to support the changes.
Monitor and resolve any product quality issues by troubleshooting and making necessary design or production changes.
Work directly with our supply chain to improve processes and drive down cost.
Continually look for ways to improve product production and quality level.
Perform design verification, test planning, qualitative and/or quantitative tests or evaluations of products, processes, equipment, and systems.
Follows the established documentation guidelines and design processes.
Troubleshoot, test and develop embedded firmware and hardware.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 5 years’ experience as Hardware Engineer or Electrical Engineer
If you have a passion for excellence and want to work with an outstanding team of experts, working in an exciting, challenging, fast paced environment for the world’s leading assistive technology company, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.