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Wireless Power Careers

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Experience: 7+ years relevant experience with BS EE, or 5+ years with MS/PhD EE

Location: Chicago, IL USA Company Headquarters (On-Site Work)

Role Description: NuCurrent is looking for a Sr. Electrical Engineer who is motivated to work closely with a talented and diverse engineering group to drive power electronics hardware design, integration, and validation.  The candidate will work very closely with senior electrical hardware, electromagnetics, software, and mechanical engineers to design and bring custom boards up from scratch, and exhibit strong cultural values that put the customer first, go beyond the standard, show strong ownership, innovate further, and show strong people skills.

Company Description: NuCurrent is a leading technology and IP company in the high growth field of wireless power and is the go-to provider of wireless power solutions for the world’s leading product companies. Spanning across industries including automotive, consumer, industrial, IoT, mobile, wearables and more, NuCurrent designs systems and key components for Fortune 500 companies and other industry leaders to enable wireless power transfer in new product releases. The Company supports product teams within large companies to bring wireless power innovations to market faster, with fewer risks, lower costs and better technology, while pushing the boundaries of system performance, charge speed, user flexibility and form factors. NuCurrent is a fabless technology company with a robust network of certified manufacturers and is an active leader in specification development across multiple industry standards bodies. NuCurrent has an energetic, purpose-driven work environment built by phenomenal people who go beyond expectations, are highly curious, deeply innovative and, above all, put customers first.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

  • Lead a team of electrical, mechanical, software, and electromagnetics engineers on the development of wireless power systems and modules for a diversity of applications, from spec development to customer product delivery.
  • Architect, simulate, model, design, and validate wireless power solutions for customer applications
  • Be the customer-facing technical authority on NuCurrent wireless power technology

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work closely with engineering and sales team to translate product requirements into engineering deliverables.
  • Lead the design and development of wireless power systems for a variety of projects in parallel.
  • Work and adhere to project timelines to deliver on-time prototypes, test results, and documentation to customers.
  • Significant design use of simulation tools such as SPICE (or equivalent) for circuits, mathematical analysis and test environment scripting using Matlab (or equivalent), and Schematic and PCB layout using Altium.
  • Development will include extensive hands-on testing with RF boards developed either in-house or by partners/customers, using oscilloscopes, VNA’s and other test equipment.
  • Influence management, partners, and customers to support successful implementation of design
  • Contribute to the development of Intellectual Property.

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Proven track record of simulation, modeling, design, and hands-on validation of mixed signal hardware
  • Circuit design and PCB design for EMI/EMC mitigation methods and techniques
  • Strong understanding of electromagnetics and magnetostatics (100 KHz – 100 MHz ideally)
  • Experience with validation of PA’s (1 W to 50 W), tuning/impedance matching circuits, voltage regulators
  • Strong written & verbal communications skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in use of electrical test equipment, i.e. oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering tools
  • Demonstrated success in resolution of technical challenges leveraging strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work individually and in small teams that may include contractors working remotely
  • Relentless and enterprising approach to solving problems
  • Ability to multitask and be flexible

PREFERABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • PA design experience of high efficiency Class D, E, F amplifiers (ideally in the 1-50Mhz range)
  • DC-DC Converter experience from LF to HF (up to 10MHz preferred)
  • Experience in wireless power applications
  • Experience with NFC technology
  • Strong understanding of Bluetooth and connectivity protocols
  • Antenna/RF simulation, optimization & testing
  • Experience in hardware development for mobile devices with WiFi/GPS/NFC
  • Experience with C programming, and understanding communication protocols such as I2C, SPI, UART
  • Knowledge of battery charging circuits and batteries 

Experience: BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent with 3-7 years relevant experience required, MS EE or CompE preferred.

Location: Chicago, IL USA Company Headquarters (On-Site Work)

Role Description: NuCurrent is looking for an Electrical Engineer with a Hardware focus who is motivated to work closely with a talented and diverse engineering group to drive electrical hardware design, system integration with software and mechanical, and test to deliver end customer products.  The candidate will work very closely with senior electrical hardware, electromagnetics, software, and mechanical engineers to design and bring custom boards up from scratch, and exhibit strong cultural values that put the customer first, go beyond the standard, show strong ownership, innovate further, and show strong people skills.

Company Description: NuCurrent is a leading technology and IP company in the high growth field of wireless power and is the go-to provider of wireless power solutions for the world’s leading product companies. Spanning across industries including automotive, consumer, industrial, IoT, mobile, wearables and more, NuCurrent designs systems and key components for Fortune 500 companies and other industry leaders to enable wireless power transfer in new product releases. The Company supports product teams within large companies to bring wireless power innovations to market faster, with fewer risks, lower costs and better technology, while pushing the boundaries of system performance, charge speed, user flexibility and form factors. NuCurrent is a fabless technology company with a robust network of certified manufacturers and is an active leader in specification development across multiple industry standards bodies. NuCurrent has an energetic, purpose-driven work environment built by phenomenal people who go beyond expectations, are highly curious, deeply innovative and, above all, put customers first.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

  • Work with Sr. Engineers to lead Wireless Power projects to success, gaining practical hands-on simulation, design, validation, and troubleshooting experience
  • Develop wireless power systems and modules for a diversity of applications, including consumer electronics, industrial devices, automotive industry applications, medical applications and other exciting industries.
  • Extensive contribution to design choices, as well as significant hands-on bring-up and troubleshooting will be required

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work closely with engineering team to translate product requirements into engineering deliverables.
  • Execute the design and development of wireless power systems for a variety of projects in parallel.
  • Work and adhere to project timelines to deliver on-time prototypes, test results, and documentation to customers.
  • Design use of simulation tools such as SPICE (or equivalent) for circuits, mathematical analysis and test environment scripting using Matlab (or equivalent), and Schematic and PCB layout using Altium.
  • Development will include extensive hands-on testing with RF boards developed either in-house or by partners/customers, using oscilloscopes, VNA’s and other test equipment.
  • Brief the company management on a regular basis on achievements and goals.
  • Contribute to the development of Intellectual Property.

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Strong written & verbal communications skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in use of electrical test equipment, i.e. oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering tools
  • Demonstrated success in resolution of technical challenges leveraging strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work individually and in small teams that may include contractors working remotely
  • Relentless and enterprising approach to solving problems
  • Passion for working with and developing hardware, including electrical PCBs
  • Ability to multitask and be flexible
  • Experience with PCB layout software and implementation

PREFERABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Strong understanding of electromagnetics and magnetostatics (100 KHz – 100 MHz ideally)
  • Experience with PA’s (1 W to 50 W), tuning/impedance matching circuits, voltage regulators
  • Experience in wireless power applications
  • Strong understanding of Bluetooth and connectivity protocols
  • Antenna/RF simulation, optimization & testing
  • Experience in hardware development for mobile devices with WiFi/GPS/NFC
  • Experience with C programming, and understanding communication protocols such as I2C, SPI, UART
  • Knowledge of EMI mitigation, and design for EMI management

Experience: BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent with 0-3 years relevant experience required, MS EE or CompE preferred

Location: Chicago, IL USA Company Headquarters

Role Description: NuCurrent is looking for a Junior Electrical Engineer with a Hardware focus who is motivated to work closely with a talented and diverse engineering group to drive electrical hardware design, system integration with software and mechanical, and test to deliver end customer products.  The candidate will work very closely with senior electrical hardware, electromagnetics, software, and mechanical engineers to design and bring custom boards up from scratch, and exhibit strong cultural values that put the customer first, go beyond the standard, show strong ownership, innovate further, and show strong people skills.

Company Description: NuCurrent is a leading technology and IP company in the high growth field of wireless power and is the go-to provider of wireless power solutions for the world’s leading product companies. Spanning across industries including automotive, consumer, industrial, IoT, mobile, wearables and more, NuCurrent designs systems and key components for Fortune 500 companies and other industry leaders to enable wireless power transfer in new product releases. The Company supports product teams within large companies to bring wireless power innovations to market faster, with fewer risks, lower costs and better technology, while pushing the boundaries of system performance, charge speed, user flexibility and form factors. NuCurrent is a fabless technology company with a robust network of certified manufacturers and is an active leader in specification development across multiple industry standards bodies. NuCurrent has an energetic, purpose-driven work environment built by phenomenal people who go beyond expectations, are highly curious, deeply innovative and, above all, put customers first.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

  • Become the next superstar engineer in wireless power by gaining hands on, practical experience delivering products for world-class clients.
  • Develop wireless power systems and modules for a diversity of applications, including consumer electronics, industrial devices, automotive industry applications, medical applications and other exciting industries.
  • Extensive hands-on design, troubleshooting and modeling will be required.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work closely with engineering team to translate product requirements into engineering deliverables.
  • Execute the design and development of wireless power systems (including circuit design) for a variety of projects in parallel.
  • Devise timelines and work with internal team, partners and vendors to ensure smooth progress of project, and adherence to timelines.
  • Design will include using simulation tools such as SPICE (or equivalent) for circuits, mathematical analysis using Matlab (or equivalent), and Schematic and PCB layout using Altium.
  • Development will include extensive hands-on testing with RF boards developed either in-house or by partners/customers, using oscilloscopes, VNA’s and other test equipment.
  • Brief the company management on a regular basis on achievements and goals.
  • Contribute to the development of Intellectual Property.

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Strong written & verbal communications skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in use of electrical test equipment, i.e. oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering tools
  • Demonstrated success in resolution of technical challenges leveraging strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work individually and in small teams that may include contractors working remotely
  • Relentless and enterprising approach to solving problems
  • Passion for developing hardware (boards and/or consumer product), including electrical schematics and PCBs
  • Ability to multitask and be flexible

PREFERABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Strong understanding of electromagnetics and magnetostatics (100 KHz – 100 MHz ideally)
  • Experience with PA’s (1 W to 50 W), tuning/impedance matching circuits, voltage regulators
  • Experience in wireless power applications
  • Strong understanding of Bluetooth and connectivity protocols
  • Antenna/RF simulation, optimization & testing
  • Experience with PCB layout software and concepts
  • Experience in hardware development for mobile devices with WiFi/GPS/NFC
  • Experience with C programming, and understanding communication protocols such as I2C, SPI, UART
  • Knowledge of EMI mitigation, and design for EMI management

Experience: BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent with 0-3 years relevant experience

Location: Chicago, IL USA Company Headquarters (On-Site Work)

Role Description: NuCurrent is looking for a Junior Embedded Software Engineer who is motivated to work closely with a talented and diverse engineering group to bring hardware and software together to deliver end customer products.  The candidate will work very closely with senior software and hardware engineers to design and bring custom boards up from scratch, and exhibit strong cultural values that put the customer first, go beyond the standard, show strong ownership, innovate further, and show strong people skills.

Company Description: NuCurrent is a leading technology and IP company in the high growth field of wireless power and is the go-to provider of wireless power solutions for the world’s leading product companies. Spanning across industries including automotive, consumer, industrial, IoT, mobile, wearables and more, NuCurrent designs systems and key components for Fortune 500 companies and other industry leaders to enable wireless power transfer in new product releases. The Company supports product teams within large companies to bring wireless power innovations to market faster, with fewer risks, lower costs and better technology, while pushing the boundaries of system performance, charge speed, user flexibility and form factors. NuCurrent is a fabless technology company with a robust network of certified manufacturers and is an active leader in specification development across multiple industry standards bodies. NuCurrent has an energetic, purpose-driven work environment built by phenomenal people who go beyond expectations, are highly curious, deeply innovative and, above all, put customers first.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

  • Develop embedded software to operate wireless power systems in industries spanning consumer electronics, automotive, industrial and medical
  • Support the software development effort – from spec development to software delivery – of product-ready embedded code in wireless power systems
  • Interact with key IC partners to allow for seamless integration of custom embedded code into wireless reference platforms
  • Interact with key customers to integrate NuCurrent’s solution for embedded systems

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with Sr software engineers to develop features that have a high degree of hardware/software interaction
  • Develop re-usable, scalable, and testable embedded software that can be easily adopted into a diverse range of products
  • Work collaboratively with strategic IC partners to integrate embedded software solutions
  • Establish and maintain software timelines to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Contribute to the development of Intellectual Property

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Candidate must have on-the-job experience writing software for 8-bit or 32-bit bare metal systems in C
  • Strong written & verbal communications skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to speak professionally in front of customers and technology partners
  • Ability to understand electrical hardware schematics and PCB layout
  • Experience with standard hardware bus interfaces, such as USB, UART, I2C and SPI
  • Proficiency in use of basic electrical tools, i.e. oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering tools
  • Demonstrated success in resolution of technical challenges leveraging strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work individually and in small teams that may include contractors working remotely
  • Experience using version control systems such as Github and SVN

PREFERABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Experience with software verification & testing
  • Experience with NFC or Qi wireless power standards
  • Experience with Freescale/NXP microcontrollers
  • Experience with instrument control
  • Familiarity with RTOS or low-level schedulers
  • Python, Bash scripting experience
  • Linux experience

Experience: Pursuing BS or MS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, with Junior or Senior level standing

Location: Chicago, IL USA Company Headquarters (On-Site Work)

Role Description: NuCurrent is looking for an Electrical Engineering Intern with a Hardware focus who is motivated to work closely with a talented and diverse engineering group to help deliver end customer products with NuCurrent wireless power solutions.  The candidate will work very closely with electrical hardware, electromagnetics, software, and mechanical engineers to bring custom boards up from scratch, and exhibit strong cultural values that put the customer first, go beyond the standard, show strong ownership, innovate further, and show strong people skills.

Company Description: NuCurrent is a leading technology and IP company in the high growth field of wireless power and is the go-to provider of wireless power solutions for the world’s leading product companies. Spanning across industries including automotive, consumer, industrial, IoT, mobile, wearables and more, NuCurrent designs systems and key components for Fortune 500 companies and other industry leaders to enable wireless power transfer in new product releases. The Company supports product teams within large companies to bring wireless power innovations to market faster, with fewer risks, lower costs and better technology, while pushing the boundaries of system performance, charge speed, user flexibility and form factors. NuCurrent is a fabless technology company with a robust network of certified manufacturers and is an active leader in specification development across multiple industry standards bodies. NuCurrent has an energetic, purpose-driven work environment built by phenomenal people who go beyond expectations, are highly curious, deeply innovative and, above all, put customers first.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

  • Work in a hands-on engineering environment with a cross-functional team of engineers to bring-up, validate, and troubleshoot custom designed electrical PCBs and hardware for delivery to Customers
  • Work closely with the engineering team to document results, present information to stakeholders, communicate with a cross-functional team, and learn the intricacies of a Wireless Power System
  • Perform simulation and modeling as necessary to understand and/or predict the performance of a system

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Learn and understand NuCurrent’s technology in wireless power and the wireless power industry
  • Work with full-time engineers to deliver Customer projects, and learn to interact and communicate with an engineering team
  • Execute the bring-up and validation of wireless power systems for a variety of projects in parallel.
  • Learn to utilize simulation tools such as SPICE (or equivalent) for circuits, mathematical analysis using Matlab (or equivalent), and Schematic and PCB layout using Altium
  • Perform extensive hands-on testing with RF boards developed either in-house or by partners/customers, using oscilloscopes, VNA’s and other test equipment
  • Assemble, solder, and organize components for testing and sampling to clients
  • Have fun!

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Strong written & verbal communications skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in use of electrical test equipment, i.e. oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering tools, as well as soldering competency
  • Demonstrated success in resolution of technical challenges leveraging strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work individually and in small teams
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask and be flexible

PREFERABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Tinkerer mentality
  • Experience in Wireless Power applications
  • Strong understanding of electromagnetics and magnetostatics (100 KHz – 100 MHz ideally)
  • Experience with PA’s (1 W to 50 W), tuning/impedance matching circuits, voltage regulators
  • Strong understanding of Bluetooth and connectivity protocols
  • Antenna/RF simulation, optimization & testing
  • Experience with Schematic and PCB layout software and concepts
  • Experience with C programming, and understanding communication protocols such as I2C, SPI, UART
  • Knowledge of EMI mitigation, and design for EMI management

Experience: Pursuing BS or MS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, with Junior or Senior level standing

Location: Chicago, IL USA Company Headquarters (On-Site Work)

Role Description: NuCurrent is looking for an Embedded Software Engineer Intern who is motivated to work closely with a talented and diverse engineering group to bring hardware and software together to deliver end customer products.  The candidate will work very closely with senior software and hardware engineers to design and bring custom boards up from scratch, and exhibit strong cultural values that put the customer first, go beyond the standard, show strong ownership, innovate further, and show strong people skills.

Company Description: NuCurrent is a leading technology and IP company in the high growth field of wireless power and is the go-to provider of wireless power solutions for the world’s leading product companies. Spanning across industries including automotive, consumer, industrial, IoT, mobile, wearables and more, NuCurrent designs systems and key components for Fortune 500 companies and other industry leaders to enable wireless power transfer in new product releases. The Company supports product teams within large companies to bring wireless power innovations to market faster, with fewer risks, lower costs and better technology, while pushing the boundaries of system performance, charge speed, user flexibility and form factors. NuCurrent is a fabless technology company with a robust network of certified manufacturers and is an active leader in specification development across multiple industry standards bodies. NuCurrent has an energetic, purpose-driven work environment built by phenomenal people who go beyond expectations, are highly curious, deeply innovative and, above all, put customers first.

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

  • Work on embedded software to operate wireless power systems in industries spanning consumer electronics, automotive, industrial and medical
  • Support the software development effort – from spec development to software delivery – of product-ready embedded code in wireless power systems
  • Interact with Sr. SW Engineers to integrate NuCurrent’s solution for embedded systems

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with Sr software engineers to develop features that have a high degree of hardware/software interaction
  • Develop re-usable, scalable, and testable embedded software that can be easily adopted into a diverse range of products
  • Work collaboratively with strategic IC partners to integrate embedded software solutions
  • Establish and maintain software timelines to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Contribute to the development of Intellectual Property

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Candidate must have educational experience with writing software for 8-bit or 32-bit bare metal systems in C
  • Strong written & verbal communications skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to understand electrical hardware schematics and PCB layout
  • Experience with standard hardware bus interfaces, such as USB, UART, I2C and SPI
  • Proficiency in use of basic electrical tools, i.e. oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering tools
  • Demonstrated success in resolution of technical challenges leveraging strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work individually and in small teams
  • Experience using version control systems such as Github and SVN

PREFERABLE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Experience with software verification & testing
  • Experience with NFC or Qi wireless power standards
  • Experience with Freescale/NXP microcontrollers
  • Experience with instrument control
  • Familiarity with RTOS or low-level schedulers
  • Python, Bash scripting experience
  • Linux experience
APPLY NOW

NuCurrent launches more products across more industries than any other wireless power company in the world. There has never been a challenge we couldn’t solve, and it takes a skilled, interdisciplinary team to achieve this.

And when you have the best team in the world, you treat them like it.

Benefits

  • 401k
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Visa/Work Authorization Assistance
  • Remote Work Flexibility
  • Stock Options
  • Unlimited Vacation & Paid Sick Leave

NuCurrent launches more products across more industries than any other wireless power company in the world. There has never been a challenge we couldn’t solve, and it takes a skilled, interdisciplinary team to achieve this.

And you have the best team in the world, you treat them like it.

Benefits

  • 401k
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Visa/Work Authorization Assistance
  • Remote Work Flexibility
  • Stock Options
  • Unlimited Vacation & Paid Sick Leave

Apply

Submit a resume and tell us
what makes you the right person
to help usher in the next
generation of wireless power.

1. Apply

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what makes you the right person
to help usher in the next
generation of wireless power.

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If your application rises to the
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information.

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top, you’ll be contacted in two
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information.

Talk

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A 24-hour test will be issued to
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problem-solving, and
communication skills.

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problem-solving, and
communication skills.

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leadership, tour our lab, and
get a taste of our unique process.

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