Project Engineer

The Project Engineer is responsible for system engineering and managing the hardware and firmware/software development for multiple embedded M2M/IOT Devices. Products include wireless location tracking devices and Android based tablets. This is a full-time position and may require after hours international communication and scheduling.

 

SyncWise is headquartered in San Diego, California, is a leading provider of technology content and services for the Location Based Industry. SyncWise maintains a diversified IP portfolio in four primary market segments: M2M Intelligence, Golf Location Solutions, Vehicle Telematics and Geo-Data Solutions.

As our Project Engineer, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring and bold mission.

POSITION OBJECTIVE:

The Project Engineer is responsible for system engineering and managing the hardware and firmware/software development for multiple embedded M2M/IOT Devices. Products include wireless location tracking devices and Android based tablets. This is a full-time position and may require after hours international communication and scheduling.

These projects typically have a significant revenue scope and highly complex product needs. Requires a broad and deep understanding of technical concepts in conjunction with an understanding of the business to recommend strategy, advance technology and develop innovative solutions. Manages any interactions on the project to ensure highest levels of customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Manage system design, development, and validation of M2M/IOT embedded devices and accessories
  •  Define project scope, product specifications, timelines, and resource requirements to complete projects according to customer specifications.
  • Drive and evaluate electrical and mechanical designs and upgrades and control build of materials.
  •  Direct contract manufacturers from prototype bring up through mass production and enforce proper manufacturing processes
  •  Create technical firmware and software specifications and workflows and utilize UML diagrams
  •  Use internal project management software to track, document, and assign out day to day tasks and overall phases and directives of the project
  •  Provide direction and support to a team of both on-site and off-site international engineers assigned to the project
  • Generate and provide status reports to management and identify and communicate bottlenecks and resource limitations inhibiting development process.
  • Create quality assurance and regression test plans, and support lab/field testing as needed

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  •   B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science or related field of study or experience
  •   5+ years of experience working with hardware or embedded devices. 1-2 years in a project lead role preferred.
  •   Knowledge of GPS and cellular data technologies and protocols and carrier certifications
  • Experience managing PCB design and/or manufacturing
  • Experience with JAVA, C or C++ programming in an embedded environment 
  • Knowledge of serial communication protocols (I2C, SPI, UART, RS-232, USB)
  •  Must have a thorough understanding of of development life cycles and test processes
  • Attention to detail and excellent time management skills are critical
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Office – Sits for minimum of 8 hours per day; Bend, reach, stoop and crouch; lift 10 lbs.    

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

  • May travel to various domestic and international conferences or client sites, including overnight trips.
  • Requires up to 20% travel

SyncWise Benefits:

  • Paid Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance Benefits
  • Paid Vacation and sick leave 
  • 401K
  • Incentive bonus compensation plans
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company sponsored events and casual work environment
  • Community outreach programs

Salary Range:

  • Based on experience. Please contact hr@syncwise.com for more information to apply. 

Relocation assistance is not provided. Salary commensurate with experience Applicants must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States; Visa sponsorship’s will not be considered.

Only qualified applicants, who submit all requested information, will be considered. Only applicants selected for interview process will be notified.

SyncWise is an Equal Opportunity employer of minorities, women, disabled and protected veterans. Personnel are chosen on the basis of ability without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status or sexual orientation, in accordance with federal and state law.

NO PHONE CALLS OR RECRUITERS PLEASE 

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