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Senior Electrical Engineer, Integration & Test (R2258)

Shield AI

Shield AI

Other Engineering
Dallas, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, August 11, 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.
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 fixed wing aircraft products.

What you'll do:

  • Own and contribute to circuit and system verification for the VBAT aircraft and all supporting products. This includes new circuit designs, embedded systems, complex sensors, gimbal cameras, and payloads (such as Starlink, radar, etc.)
  • Identify bugs, risks, concerns. Propose solutions and design updates. Provide feedback to the engineering team
  • Provide approval for new designs and integrations before they are released to customers
  • Engage with the cross functional team including mechanical, electrical, embedded, manufacturing, thermal, etc.
  • Manage your project timeline and deliverables
  • Help our team improve processes to enable your work and improve efficiency/autonomy
  • Conduct and attend cross functional design reviews
  • Mentor teammates when possible
  • Help develop automated test solutions for engineering and production

Required qualifications:

  • You have a B.S. in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • You have 3+ years of industry experience as an Electrical Engineer
  • Have contributed to a product design involving EE, ME, and SW engineering
  • You are experienced with circuit testing, debugging, navigating a schematic + layout, using basic lab tools/equipment, and documenting findings in a clear way
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • You have a demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • #LI-AC1
Total compensation: Salary within range listed above + Bonus + Benefits + Equity (if applicable)
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.