ELECTRONICS ENGINEER

About Motus

 

The founders of Motus Design Group witnessed the failure of many truly great ideas during the product development stage and wanted to do something different to see incredible ideas become reality.

 

Motus Design Group was formed as a unique vision of a Product Design company that empowers entrepreneurs and businesses to develop innovative ideas and bring them from concept to production.

About our team

We look for individuals who are motivated by solving challenging problems, excited by interesting projects and new experiences, and who thrive in a friendly, cooperative and inclusive work environment.  As part of the Motus team, you will work with firmware, mechanical and electronics engineers on multiple projects to identify key goals, areas of risk, and mitigation strategies to ensure the best outcome for a wide range of clients and projects (including our own internally developed sport measurement systems).

 

About the job

As an Electronics engineer your core responsibility will be the design, implementation and validation of analog, digital and mixed signal electronics, electrical power systems and electrical system integration solutions to meet the design requirements for a variety of applications.

Specific responsibilities will include:
 

  • Analyze, design and assemble analog and digital electronics, electrical power systems and electrical system integration

  • Plan and perform tests on designs, evaluate and report test results

  • Create and maintain design documentation including specifications, technical drawings, test plans and training materials

  • Support the Engineering Project Lead in the development and successful execution of project plans

  • Support mechanical and firmware engineers in the integration and validation of design solutions

  • Seek the advice of the Hardware Operations Manager for mentoring, best practices and professional development

  • Collaborate with the Motus Engineering Team to work in accordance with, and contribute to the improvement of, Motus Design systems and practices

Qualifications

Required qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or related field

  • Demonstrable ability to apply engineering concepts, technical analysis, and advanced mathematical principles to design analog and digital electronic systems and solve problems

  • Schematic capture and PCB layout experience

  • Experience debugging analog, digital, mixed signal and electrical power systems.

  • Excited by hard technical challenges and self-motivated toward results-oriented problem solving

  • Comfortable working with multi-discipline engineering teams throughout all phases of development

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Legally authorized to work in Canada and willing to work on-premises in Victoria BC

 

Desirable qualifications

  • Experience with FPGA and SoC HDL design, simulation and testing

  • Experience with 32-bit micro-controller or microprocessor systems, interface protocols (SPI,  I2C) and peripherals (Memory, Sensors)

  • Experience with PCB layout and impedance control for high speed signals in high density multi-layer designs

  • Experience developing electronic and electrical systems for emissions and safety certification (CSA/UL/CE)

  • Working knowledge of Altium

  • Experience with circuit simulation

  • Experience with power electronics

  • Experience with wired (USB, CAN) and wireless (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi) communications.

  • Experience with Solidworks and Matlab

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive pay based on your experience and market rates

  • 2 weeks vacation pay

  • Flexible health plan

  • Flexible working hours and remote work options to facilitate a balance between work and personal lives. Our goal is to have the entire team generally be available in office, or remotely online, for core hours from 10 am to 4 pm most days and with at least 50% of time in office.

HOW TO APPLY

Email a cover letter, resume in PDF format and any relevant portfolio content to careers@motusdesign.ca

We appreciate everyone who takes the time to submit an application, however, we will only contact you if we see a fit.