Hardware Tech

APEX Expert Solutions is seeking a Hardware Tech.

Job Description

  • Work in a fast-paced agile development environment architecting and developing applications
  • Collaborate with other hardware engineers and team leads in designing and developing hardware solutions which meet high quality standards
  • Work jointly with other contractors and government officials developing and maintaining hardware
  • Position is located in the Washington DC metro area

You must have:

  • Experience populating PCB boards with surface mount components including rework
  • Experience debugging prototype PCBs including tracing component failure, fixing schematics,and implementing white wire fixes
  • Experience building connectors and cables for audio, video, and RF
  • Experience working with PCB design software such as Altium Designer
  • A willingness to work in a diverse/high-tempo team environment
  • Experience with collaborating across the intelligence community and DoD with the ability to build and sustain professional networks
  • Effective and successful verbal and written communication skills
  • One of the following:
    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, or a related technical field
    • 2-year technical degree with 5-years work experience as an Engineering Technician
  • Active DoD SECRET clearance, willingness to obtain SCI eligibility and CI polygraph

We’d prefer you also have experience in

  • Designing and laying out printed circuit boards with various components such has microcontrollers, power management, audio, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and IMU modules
  • Writing baseline microcontroller and interface module firmware to test all PCB subsystems and components
  • Debugging hardware interfaces over serial, I2C and SPI
  • Writing and testing libraries to communicate with proprietary hardware subcomponents
  • Prototyping hardware enclosures in SOLIDWORKS and fabrication using CNC and 3D printing equipment
  • Using FPGAs and RF transmit and receive paths

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@apexxs.com

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