Electronics Engineer / Electrical Engineer (Video Processing)

Job Summary:

We are looking for a skilled Electronics Engineer to join our team to develop the next generation of electrical and electronic subsystems within our night vision camera systems. This role will focus on investigation and design of our advanced video processing hardware. Primary job duties will include:

  • Designing, testing, and troubleshooting electronic circuits for data communication, power distribution, video processing, and motor control within a multi-sensor, stabilized camera system
  • Working with Engineering and Production teams to evaluate and improve fit and assembly of boards and harnesses
  • Creating and maintaining drawings and other design documentation for electrical harnesses, boards, and integration procedures
  • Communicating between Engineering and Production teams to troubleshoot design issues on the fly and continuously improve our electronic/electrical subsystems

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Degree in Electrical, Computer, or Mechatronics Engineering, or a related field
  • PCB design experience and high comfort level with OrCAD, Altium, or similar PCB design software
  • Experience designing and working with various serial communication protocols (I2C, SPI, UART, etc.)
  • Understanding electromagnetic interference and its mitigation techniques
  • Aptitude for creative problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to excel in a dynamic environment with changing priorities and tasks
  • Strong technical communication and reporting (spoken and written)
  • Excellent observational skills and attention to detail
  • Positive attitude and demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team

Additional Beneficial Skills:

  •      Understanding of digital video signals and digital video processing
  •      Experience interfacing microcontroller peripherals over UART, GPIO, I2C, PWM, ADC
  •      Experience with DraftSight, with C/C++ and object-oriented programming
  •      Experience with electro-optical systems such as cameras, lasers, and thermal imagers

Company Description:

Current Scientific Corporation, headquartered in the Greater Vancouver area, BC is a growing marine tech company with customers located around the world. We manufacture stabilized electro-optical infrared systems for use in the Naval & Defence sector and Marine & Yacht industry. Additionally, we continually invest in R&D into new products and improving the customer experience with our existing products. Marine customers include marine electronics integrators, shipyards, and end users in the segments of coast guard, paramilitary and navy, ferries & explorer cruises, super-yachts, icebreakers, marine mammal research and other specialty vessels.

Contact Us:

To apply, please send your cover letter, resume, and transcripts to hr@currentcorp.com with “Electronics Engineer” in the subject line. Please indicate in your cover letter any strengths and specific experience you possess in video processing electronics, and/or design experience related to the following potential development projects: next generation camera controllers and UIs; electromagnetic conformance; electronic tools for quality assurance testing; advanced hardware sensor interfacing. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.