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We're always on the lookout for outstanding engineers who are interested in joining our team. Are your credentials top notch? Are you creative, hard-working and endlessly flexible? Most important of all, are you ready to be responsive to some of the brightest, most demanding clients working in engineering today?

If your answer is "yes", or even better, "darn right", we may need your talents. If you're also a sponge, ready and willing to soak up innovative techniques from our experienced engineers—some of the most accomplished leaders working in product development today — send us your resume. If we don't respond, we're probably busy, burning the midnight oil, solving problems for clients. Be patient, but not too patient. If you have what it takes we want to hear from you, so call, email, or send a few smoke signals our way.

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We are currently seeking Embedded Firmware Engineers with exceptional skills and talents to perform the following duties:

  • Write embedded firmware for a variety of customer products
  • Develop associated tools for testing and validation of product code
  • Develop solutions as part of a cross discipline team (EE’s, ME’s, Systems Engineers) 
  • Work effectively in a team setting and collaborate openly with other engineers
  • Work through the product lifecycle, including design, implementation, and validation
  • Design and execution of acceptance criteria
  • Interface with the customer and write succinct and clear status reports 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s of Science or Master’s of Science degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited four-year university, with a minimum of 2 years of experience for staff-level position or 10+ years of experience for a senior-level position.
  • High level of proficiency in C programming, and experience in either C++ or C#
  • Experience with
      • At least 1 scripting language (Perl, Python, TCL, etc.)
      • Use of an embedded RTOS (ThreadX, VxWorks, Integrity, uC/OS, …)
      • Embedded processors, preferably ARM
      • Peripheral buses (I2C, SPI, Serial, PCI)
      • Device IO (Serial, USB, Ethernet, Wifi, Bluetooth, Zigbee)
      • Analog and digital sensors
  • Have a command of software engineering fundamentals and modern SW development processes
  • Ability to communicate clearly, write detailed and thorough reports, and exceed clients’ expectations with knowledge, hard work, and positive attitude
  • Ability to quickly learn existing customer code base and new technical skills
  • Develop an understanding for customers’ products and needs
  • Ethical and honest in every part of the job

Benefits:

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer:

  • Healthcare plan (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
  • 401(k) plan with matching
  • Long-term and short-term disability, AD&D and Life Insurance
  • 11 Paid holidays
  • 3 weeks of paid time off (PTO) per year, increasing after 2, 5, and 10 years of service

We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

To Apply:

To respond to this opportunity, please send your resume to jobs@simplexitypd.com. 

Position location is in Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR Metro area).  Some travel and/or on-site work at client sites may be required for this position.

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Electro-mechanical Technician

We are seeking a versatile technician to utilize their skills and talents performing the following duties:

  • Assemble and troubleshoot complex electro-mechanical systems based on CAD and/or engineer instructions.  Experience with printer mechanisms a plus.
  • Follow test plans to modify mechanism assembly for multiple part versions or DOE (Design of Experiments).
  • Troubleshoot mechanical systems and mechanisms
  • Test how parts fit together and verify their function
  • Collect and report test data
  • Assist design engineers in discovering creative, yet easily manufacturable solutions to difficult problems
  • Follow wiring diagrams to build electrical cables (ability to create wiring diagrams a plus)
  • Maintain a safe and organized work space 

Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in technical area preferred
  • 2-10 years of experience assembling and troubleshooting mechanisms or electro-mechanical systems
  • Experience in a mechanical R&D prototyping environment 
  • Ability to communicate clearly, capture data in writing, and exceed clients’ expectations with knowledge, hard work, and a positive attitude
  • Work effectively in a team setting and collaborate openly with engineers
  • Highly motivated with demonstrated ability to work independently on a variety of tasks over time with attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize and plan time effectively.
  • Experience carrying out instructions for controlled testing/DOE for equipment and electro-mechanical systems.
  • Understanding of 2D drawings and Excel.
  • Ethical and honest in every part of the job
  • Prototyping and machine shop experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of stepper and dc motors, solenoids, gear and belt drive systems, bearings, sensors, and electronics a plus
  • Familiar with CAD, especially SolidWorks and/or PTC Creo Direct Modeling a plus

Benefits:

In addition to competitive pay, we offer:

  • Healthcare plan (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
  • 401(k) plan with matching
  • Long-term and short-term disability, AD&D and Life Insurance
  • 11 Paid holidays
  • 3 weeks of paid time off (PTO) per year, increasing after 2, 5, and 10 years of service 

We work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

To Apply:

To respond to this opportunity, please send your resume to jobs@simplexitypd.com.

Position location is in Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR Metro area).  Some travel and/or on-site work at client sites may be required for this position.