Sr Eng, Electrical
Minnesota  up to 94k base

Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Yes


Our Company, a leader in the design and manufacturing of sensors and precision instrumentation for commercial, military, and business and regional jet aircraft worldwide has an immediate opening for a Senior Electrical Engineer.


We are seeking an experienced professional in the field of electrical engineering with a focus on video surveillance applications and image sensor integration to support the development, qualification, and field support of aerospace sensors and systems. The selected candidate will work in the Video Surveillance and Electronic Flight Bag Design Engineering Group within Sensor and Integrated Systems, United Technology Aerospace Systems.



Develop plans, designs, and documentation for video surveillance products used in the aerospace industry. Design responsibilities include (but are not limited to) image sensor integration to FPGAs and/or Processors, high-speed serial communications, control systems, Ethernet protocol, video manipulation, video compression, and video decompression. This function will require a working understanding of electronic hardware and its interface to the embedded domain.


*Education / Certifications


BS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering. Advanced degree is desirable. 5+ years of experience in a similar or related industry is required.


*Experience / Qualifications


-High Speed Digital Circuit Design.


-Understanding of implementations of various video protocols, video compressions standards, and digital video processing algorithms.


-Overall understanding of HDL code for sophisticated PLD implementations.


-System level understanding to integrate third party intellectual property into a PLD.


-Ability to assist in a material way to the hardware design process.


-PCB schematic design.


-Use of development tools, logic analyzers and various design tools.


-Familiarity with the use of requirements tracking tools such as DOORS.


-Ability to write clear design documentation and specifications.




-Experience with Schematic Capture development tools such as Cadence or Allegro.


-Advanced understanding of Video protocols, video compression standards, and video processing applications.


-Knowledge of Image Sensor technologies and understanding of system integration for video surveillance applications.


-Knowledge of PLD and DSP part architectures.


-Knowledge of video standards.


-Experience with computer aided engineering for design implementation and simulation.


-Digital video, video compression (e.g. MPEG4), Ethernet, USB, ARINC 818, Fibre Channel, other various SerDes protocols.


-Forward thinking, creative, and innovative.


-Excellent communication and analytical skills required.


-Ability to organize tasks, work with a project plan, and focus on results.


-Ability to work productively within a team environment.


-Focus on engineering efficiency.

*EEO/AAP Statement

Company is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Location Information


5+ to 7 years of experience
Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree

Willingness to Travel - Occasionally