Electrical Engineer

Location: 

Austin, TX, US, 78733

Type of Employment:  Full-time
Career Level:  Professional
Job Family: 
Date posted:  Feb 4, 2024

Yunex Traffic, is at the forefront of a technological revolution in Intelligent Traffic Systems. As cities and states begin to plan for and implement autonomous, electric, connected, and shared ITS infrastructure, they are also looking at ways to handle existing infrastructure, including highways, city streets, tunnels, and pedestrian crossings that continue to be hotspots for congestion.  At Siemens, we make life better for people, and we positively impact the quality of life of millions of American and Canadian drivers daily by making traffic flow safely and efficiently.

 

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated R&D Electronics Technician with expertise in troubleshooting component-level issues on traffic signal controllers and other related devices, a strong command of Linux systems, and basic MCU programming skills. As a key member of our research and development team, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability and performance of our electronic systems.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Component-Level Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve hardware issues at the component level on traffic signal controllers and electronic systems. This includes diagnosing and repairing faulty components such as capacitors, resistors, ICs, and connectors.
  • Linux System Proficiency: Utilize your Linux expertise to configure, maintain, and troubleshoot embedded Linux systems used within our traffic signal. You will be responsible for software installations, updates, and ensuring system stability.
  • Basic experience with Mentor Xpedition for schematic and PCB layout maintenance.
  • Basic MCU Programming: Develop and modify firmware for microcontroller units (MCUs) as needed. Write and test code to control and optimize the performance of electronic components and interfaces.
  • Test and Evaluation: Create test plans and procedures to assess the functionality and performance of traffic signal controllers and other devices. Document test results and collaborate with the R&D team to make necessary improvements.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with engineers, designers, and product managers to the design and development of new products. Provide technical insights and feedback to improve product designs.
  • Documentation: Maintain detailed records of your work, including schematics, repair logs, and software configurations. Ensure that documentation is accurate and up-to-date.
  • Quality Assurance: Participate in quality control activities to ensure that our electronic systems meet industry standards and performance expectations.
     

Qualifications:

  • A degree or diploma in electronics or a related field.
  • Proven experience in troubleshooting and repairing electronic components at the board level.
  • Proficiency in Linux systems administration and configuration.
  • Basic knowledge of ECAD tools, preferably Mentor Xpedition.
  • Basic programming skills, with experience in MCU programming.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality work.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced research and development environment.
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Why Yunex Traffic?

Named one of the Top 100 New Brands of 2022 by Clarivate, Yunex Traffic brings the best of all worlds with its rich history through various iterations of acquisitions and its new life as a part of the Atlantia group of businesses.

We connect the dots of a new mobility revolution that will transform cities all over the world. We do this by empowering mobility, bringing it to the next level with intelligent road traffic technology. Our talented, motivated, and passionate team of over 3,000 colleagues worldwide are at the heart of what we do and every single employee at Yunex Traffic is essential to our journey. As one global team we make cities more livable, improve safety for all road users and create a truly sustainable road network – now and for future generations.

With our end-to-end portfolio of intelligent traffic management solutions, we enable cities, highway authorities and mobility providers to make road networks and fleets smart. This will improve road safety and reduce environmental impact. We see a deeper meaning in what we do. Because we take responsibility: for people as well as for the environment.

 

We offer:

• Opportunity for professional and personal growth with a dynamic team who is invested in your job satisfaction.

• Competitive compensation.

• Excellent health, vision, and dental plans.

• Life Insurance and Disability coverage.

• Competitive 401k plan with Employer matching above industry standard.

• Educational assistance is available as well as career development and product training.

 

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

 

Yunex Traffic follows a hybrid work structure where employees can work remotely for up to 50% of their scheduled time. Working collaboratively in the office allows for in-person group thinking and building on teamwork. Our positions are designed so that a person is within commuting distance from many of our regional offices within the United States.  

 

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Yunex Traffic is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

 

 


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