Electrical Engineer - Sensors


San Jose, CA

Job Type

Full Time

Published Date

Aug 24, 2020

About the job

We are looking for a highly motivated Electrical Engineer to join our engineering team and contribute to all aspects of our sensor development.

  • Design, test, debug, and verify novel 77GHz radar sensing systems based on FPGAs and embedded SOCs

  • Define and execute hardware R&D test plans to maximize your design’s performance and reliability

  • Debug complicated issues as they arise during product development


  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail and an eye for elegance

  • Skilled with circuit design, PCB layout, fabrication (working with manufacturers), bringup, and debug. Experience with Altium preferred

  • Design of high speed interfaces including CSI-2 and DDR4

  • Experience with Zynq MPSoC, embedded SOCs, and protocols such as SPI/I2C/UART/CAN/Ethernet

  • Ability to analyze datasets using Python or Matlab


  • NPI (New Product Introduction) from prototype to small-batch production

  • Board-level reliability testing & design strategies

  • Design with complex stackups involving RF substrates or rigid-flex


  • Be part of an early stage start-up developing disruptive products and approaches to the sensor industry

  • Competitive compensation and meaningful equity

  • Health Benefits

  • Take it when you need it. We know it takes a balanced life to bring your best self to work

  • Free lunches and fun events

About us

Zadar Labs is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. We will make a reasonable accommodation for any qualified applicant with a disability, provided that the individual is otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation and that the accommodation would not impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Please let us know if you believe you require reasonable accommodation, or if you would like assistance to complete an application or to participate in an interview at the company.