Embedded Electrical Engineer

  • Job Reference: 473429663-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Fischione Instruments
  • Location: Export, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

For more than 50 years, E.A. Fischione Instruments, Inc. has provided advanced microscopy and nanotechnology solutions to the worldwide scientific community. Headquartered in Export, PA, Fischione Instruments continues to expand our product offering and has been recognized by the Pittsburgh Business Times eight times since 2001 as one of the area's fastest growing companies.

To support the development of next generation scientific instruments, as well as to expand into new applications and markets, we are adding an embedded electrical engineer to our team.

Job duties

· Design:

o VHDL design, simulation, and verification

o FPGA design, simulation, and verification

o Embedded controllers

o Ethernet connected controllers

o Analog circuits

o Schematic capture for custom electronics

o Motion control systems

· Understand requirements for custom electronics modules and how they fit into the system

· Research parts and components as well as existing designs that will meet the requirements

· Determine what part of the design will be captured in the FPGA and what will be discrete

· Create an FPGA that will cover the requirements

· Create schematics for digital and analog electronic systems using OrCAD

· Develop test methodology to verify the quality of finished products

· Practice sound design for quality, manufacturability, cost, reliability, and serviceability

· Provide engineering support to cross-functional teams

· Document processes, procedures, BOMs, drawings, schematics, test specifications, etc.


· Bachelor's degree in electrical or computer engineering required; master's degree preferred.

· At least 5 years of experience in circuit theory, digital electronics, FPGA design, embedded controller design, and systems integration.

· Proven ability to read and to interpret drawings and schematics.

· Demonstrated proficiency in the use of electronics test equipment.

· Experience with OrCAD, C/C++, and the Linux embedded operating system is a plus.

· History of collaboration across functions, such as software, mechanical engineering, project management, and manufacturing operations.

If you meet our qualifications and are interested in a challenging, high-tech field where there is always room to learn and grow, we are interested in meeting you.