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Hardware Engineer at Advanced Navigation

Sydney, NSW

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Advanced Navigation is the global leader in navigation systems for air, land and sea. Our products are developed and manufactured in Australia and our main HQ is located in Sydney with offices around the world. With over 68 of the top 100 largest companies as customers and a broad range of technologies, we are truly changing the way we navigate globally.

Our ever-growing team has world-class expertise in the fields of inertial navigation, global navigation satellite systems, sensors, acoustics, AI, and RF technologies. 

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In this role, you will

Simulate, design and develop electronics circuits for advanced navigation technologies utilising analogue signal processing and digital circuits. You will have broad responsibility within a multidisciplinary team. You will contribute across the entire design phase to prototype, develop and then design to manufacture complex products. The products will be used in a range of applications in defence, autonomous vehicles, underwater vehicles, aerospace platforms and other advanced industries.

You will also

  • Design of analogue signal chain processing circuits (Filters, amplifiers, etc ...)
  • Design of digital signal circuits, including high-speed interfaces
  • Develop mixed-signal processing chains (ie A to D and D to A)
  • PCB schematic design and layout using Altium Designer
  • Simulate and document circuits in LTSpice
  • Collaborating with the software team to ensure hardware designs meet software requirements
  • Create personal work packages with clearly defined, agreed deliverables
  • Provide regular progress updates to project management
  • Identify scope and schedule risks and raise them with management
  • Work with a high degree of autonomy, turning high-level goals into executable work packages.

You should have

  • Bachelor degree or higher in or electrical/electronic/mechatronic engineering
  • 3 years + experience designing electronic circuits and PCB layouts
  • Experience designing and developing complex mixed-signal electronics with analogue data acquisition, embedded processing and high-speed digital circuits
  • Proficiency using industry-standard tools such as SPICE, Altium Designer, Matlab
  • Experience building prototypes and validating the performance against simulations
  • Structured problem solving and debugging skills
  • Design for manufacturing experience
  • Experience turning high-level discussions into detailed, personal work package plans and reporting progress to management
  • Experience planning and scheduling your own work over short and long term time horizons

You might also have

  • Solidworks experience
  • Experience with optics or photonics
  • Experience designing RF equipment or production test systems
  • Exposure to FPGA
  • Exposure to systems engineering principles and practices

What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.

Apart from the above you will be doing your life's best work in a large, fun office in central Sydney close to all public transportation and have access to barista made coffee, at our cafe below, to keep you going throughout the day.

About Advanced Navigation

Office address

  • 37 Pitt Street, Sydney CBD, NSW, 2000
  • 78 Guthrie Street, Osborne Park, WA, 6017

Company size

11-50 people

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