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Electrical Engineer (R2395)

Shield AI

Shield AI

Other Engineering
Dallas County, TX, USA
Posted on Sunday, October 22, 2023
Introduction to Shield AI
Founded in 2015, Shield AI is a venture-backed defense technology company whose mission is to protect service members and civilians with intelligent systems. In pursuit of this mission, Shield AI is building the world’s best AI pilot. Its AI pilot, Hivemind, has flown a fighter jet (F-16), a vertical takeoff and landing drone (V-BAT), and a quadcopter (Nova). The company has offices in San Diego, Dallas, Washington DC and abroad. Shield AI’s products and people are currently in the field actively supporting operations with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. allies.
Job Description:
Are you a passionate and innovative Electrical Engineer looking to help develop state-of-the-art AI products? Are you eager to make a positive difference in the world? Do you want to work alongside mission-driven and values-focused teammates? Shield AI is just the place for you! Join us and help define elegant, high-performance computing, sensing, communication, and power systems to support our VBAT aircraft.

What you'll do:

  • Own and contribute to circuit board and system designs for the VBAT and supporting equipment. These require complex system architectures utilizing custom circuitry. Our designs include processing, power management, analog, digital, RF, controls, sensors, cameras, etc.
  • Own and contribute to the design of specific product features while working with cross-functional teams (mechanical, embedded, software, production, supply chain, etc.)
  • Contribute to schematic capture, modeling, simulation, analysis, verification,
  • debugging, and release to production
  • Provide feedback on status of your project schedule and deliverables
  • Contribute to and attend cross-functional design reviews
  • Work closely with CAD engineering for PCB layout
  • Help develop automated test solutions.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • You have a B.S. in Electrical Engineering or equivalent (or will be graduating in 2024)
  • You have experience as an electrical engineer such as full-time, internship, co-op, engineering club, etc.
  • You have experience with: circuit design, schematic capture, component selection, and circuit testing.
  • You have a demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
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Total package details:
Regular employee positions: Salary within range listed above + Bonus + Benefits + Equity (if applicable)
Temporary employee positions: Hourly within range listed above + temporary benefits package (applicable after 60 days of employment)
*Interns/Military Fellows/Part-time not eligible for bonus, benefits or equity
Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, licenses and certifications, and specific work location. All offers are contingent on a cleared background check.
If you're interested in being part of our team, apply now!
Shield AI is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.