Embedded Electronics Hardware Engineer

Humanistic Robotics Inc. - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)

HRI is seeking a hands-on, embedded development engineer to join our engineering team and help us make the world safer and more efficient. Candidates should have a strong academic background and experience with hardware and software development in complex, data-intensive, networked systems. Because of our strong focus on safety and reliability, candidates must be thorough and detail oriented.


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  • Hardware development including battery powered, multiprocessor, rugged wireless systems
  • Support for existing products in production including software and hardware updates for EOL parts, cost reductions, new features, and manufacturing improvements
  • Customer integration and marketing support
  • Internal and external product documentation including development plans, design documentation, and user documentation
  • Creation and execution of test plans for hardware and software validation
  • Development and support of factory test environments for both board and system level testing
  • Compliance with safety and regulatory requirements (FCC, UL, CE, OSHA, RIA, etc.)

An embedded development engineer at HRI will work on a variety of novel robotic and industrial control and safety systems in a fast-paced environment with significant responsibilities. He or she will work closely with senior members of our interdisciplinary engineering team and management. HRI is a small company with a dynamic environment. The right candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter who brings their best energy, passion, talent, and drive to helping the company succeed.

Key Requirements

  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • BS in electrical, computer, or robotics engineering or related field
  • 7-10 years of related engineering experience
  • Experience with basic circuit design with I/O intensive microcontrollers
  • Experience with a schematic capture and PCB layout tools (Orcad, Allegro, PADs, Eagle, Altium, etc.)
  • Experience with wireless communications and RF design would be very helpful
  • Familiarity with electrical lab test tools (multimeter, oscilloscope, logic analyzer, spectrum analyzer etc.)
  • Experience with development and bringup of embedded Linux on x86 and ARM platforms a plus
  • Experience working in regulated and documented development environment

About HRI

Humanistic Robotics, Inc. (HRI) is dedicated to making the world safer through engineering and design. We specialize in wireless control solutions for mobile and industrial machinery, using our proprietary SafetySense protocol to produce dependable controls for a variety of critical applications. As robotics continues to revolutionize every industry, HRI is using SafetySense to build a platform for human-machine collaboration that enables human safety and enterprise productivity in the unstructured environments where mobile autonomous systems increasingly are used.

Job Type: Full-time


  • hardware: 1 year (Required)


  • Philadelphia, PA 19106 (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)