Senior Electrical Engineer


Austin, TX, US, 78733

Type of Employment:  Full-time
Career Level:  Professional
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Date posted:  Mar 1, 2023

Yunex Traffic is an innovative partner to agencies in their transformation, combining existing infrastructure with forward-looking technology that meets tomorrow's needs. At Yunex Traffic, we help to make public agencies more intuitive by providing a path to a digital transportation ecosystem, connected, and integrated and deliver solutions in the areas of Central and Adaptive Control, Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS), Connected Vehicle solutions (V2I) and Mobility-as-a-Service.

Job Description:


As a Senior Electrical Engineer at Yunex Traffic, you will be responsible for shaping the future of mobility by joining an R&D team in the domain of Traffic Control Devices that support North American infrastructure. These customer-facing industrial products interact with sensors and signals at each intersection, making real-time decisions based on data. Traffic controllers have interfaces to other on-site devices such as V2I/V2X Roadside Units (RSU) or detectors, communicating with a central system to control and optimize the flow of traffic in metropolitan areas.


You will join an established product development team that is primarily dedicated to developing embedded control applications for our core traffic products. The current team is distributed between US and UK locations with other remote employees supporting for key competencies, including hardware/mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, firmware, and OS development.  You will have the opportunity to build your skillset and gain experience in the traffic and mobility domain while developing solutions that contribute to the everyday safety and travel time experience of drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists in North America.

At Yunex Traffic, our mission is to make life better for people – positively impacting the quality of life of millions of American drivers by making traffic flow safely and efficiently.


▪ Requirements: Understand the end user and capture their needs, pain points, and how to address those. Distill specifications from industry standards and shape the product design for compliance
▪ Design: Craft high level system designs, review other’s designs and create board schematics with component selection for industrial environments, maximizing value while optimizing for cost
▪ Implementation: Support CAD/Layout experts by providing constraints and layout considerations, integrating your board into the overall product.  Develop prototype/proof-of-concept layouts independently as needed
▪ Validation: Create test plans and perform board bring-up, mods, EMI/EMC testing, functional testing, I/O validation, system and environmental testing as needed with measurement equipment or lab support
▪ Innovation: Ideate and create new concepts to solve old problems, find better ways to develop products in terms of reliability, adaptability, testability, maintainability, etc.
▪ Collaboration: Engage with colleagues in the US and in the UK as part of an agile hardware/firmware team. Lead by example and excel with a dynamic team in a highly collaborative environment
▪ Delivery: Realize the product vision on time and on budget by identifying risk areas and developing/executing creative risk mitigation measures to counteract obstacles and delays 
▪ Problem Solving: Support identifying and resolving issues that arise in production or deployment, occasionally travelling to customer sites for analysis on-premises as needed


Required Education, Skills, and Experience:
▪ BS/BA in Electronics Engineering or related STEM discipline. 
▪ 5+ years of demonstrable experience and results in electronics development 
▪ Working knowledge in high-speed signal circuit design, EMC/EMI, thermal effects, schematic and PCB layout, board bring-up, stress testing, and measurement equipment; experienced with industrial requirements
▪ Proven multitasking ability to work both independently as well as in a team setting


Preferred Education, Skills, and Experience:
▪ Firsthand experience with Mentor Xpedition for schematic and PCB layout creation
▪ Firsthand experience with AutoCAD or similar tools for creating assembly drawings
▪ Firsthand experience developing firmware on Linux platform, C programming, and FPGAs


▪ Health and Wellness: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Disability leave, Company Perks
▪ Time Off Benefits: Paid Time-Off, Company Paid Holidays, Maternity/Paternity Leave
▪ Financial & Retirement: 401K Match Plan, Bonuses or Variable pay, Annual Increases
▪ Professional Development: Access to Online Courses, Lunch & Learns, Education Reimbursement, Promotions from Within
▪ Balance: Flexible Work Hours and Locations, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Program


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.


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.

Nearest Major Market: Austin