Vimaan is looking for a Lead Electrical Engineer to drive the development, implementation and market introduction of robots and other embedded systems products. The position will be based in Santa Clara, CA. We have multiple projects that need hands-on leadership – including design, integration and support of electrical and embedded systems with multiple sensors (sensors, cameras, batteries, motors, multiple interfaces, etc.) into compact packages; actuation mechanisms and motor control; battery charging schemes, digital and analog hardware, etc.
The candidate will be a part of the efforts to design, implement and run the electrical engineering capabilities that are necessary to enable operation and command/control. This will include an on board computer (integrated SoC), sensor integration, BMS and battery management, wireless radio implementation, communication and link management algorithms, user interface hardware integration, and finally, processing of data on board the computer to enable both data capture as well as control. The candidate will also be expected to play a lead role in troubleshooting problems in the field as well as improving the efficiency and reliability of the entire platform.
The candidate needs to be deeply hands-on and capable of self-guidance; must have experience with electrical design and simulation tools, and also experience with PCB hardware – specifically bring-up and troubleshooting. Prior experience with robotics and imaging / sensor systems is a plus. The candidate should have a demonstrated ability to work within a team of mechanical, software and other architects and engineers.
The role will include, but not be limited to:
The ideal candidate has the following attributes:
Vimaan is a privately held technology company, founded in 2017 and headquartered in Silicon Valley. Vimaan is driving a paradigm shift in the way computer vision is enabled and leveraged for inventory management in the supply chain and logistics industry. Vimaan’s proprietary suite of sensors, cameras, computer vision platform and software backend provide an end-to-end solution for comprehensive and real-time tracking of inventory within the warehouse. Vimaan has raised $25M in venture capital from blue chip Silicon Valley investors and has engagements with multiple Fortune 500 customers. The company has over 50 employees in various locations in the US and one location in Bengaluru, India.
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, with team members around the world, Vimaan is comprised of computer vision and hardware technologists and also warehousing domain experts with a rich and successful history in successful technology startups. Vimaan’s primary mission is to deliver computer vision and machine learning solutions to solve long-standing inventory visibility, accuracy and quality challenges experienced in the supply chain.