JOIN THE blackrock team Blackrock Microsystems comprises a diverse team of talented people who are dedicated to improving human lives.

Electrical Engineer II

Based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Blackrock aims to provide Best of Class approved neurosciences tools to the research community to push the boundaries of human applications. We are a high-tech company that continuously innovates to empower researchers to better understand the brain.

We also aim to be the provider of implantable neural interfaces to restore function to people with neurological disorders. Blackrock already delivers some of the most critical components of leading BCI set-ups. We spend every day building technology that will benefit patients suffering from paralysis disorders, neurological diseases (ALS, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s), and neural dysfunctions (epilepsy, brain trauma).

Join us in the challenge and contribute the following:

What You Will Love Doing

    —Manufacture acute and chronic micro-electrode array implant assemblies
    —Work with a microscope and assemble small parts in a clean room environment

What You Will Bring

    —Requires BS or MS in Electrical, Biomedical Engineering or equivalent
    —Minimum 3 years in design and development
    —Experience with microcontroller design using C
    —Experience with FPGA design using Verilog
    —Analog/digital electronic design
    —Experience designing medical devices for IEC 60601-1 Electrical Safety Standards
    Skills and Abilities Required:
    —Must be familiar with multiple communication protocols including SPI/I2C/PCI-e
    —Must be able to put project plans together, including deadlines, manpower and budget.
    —Must be proficient with electronic testing equipment.
    —Must be thorough and detail oriented.
    —Must have excellent reading, writing and communication skills in the English language.
    —Must be able to work independently with little supervision.
    —Must have excellent problem-solving skills.
    —Must be able to handle stressful situations.
    —Must have excellent interpersonal skills.
    —Experience with Bluetooth design
    —Experience with inductive power
    —Proficient with IC CAD/CAE software.
    —Proficient with Altium PCB CAD/CAE software.
    —Familiar with FDA Quality System implementation, GMP

Job Duties

    —Develop new products from concept through released product stages
    —Design and test mixed-signal PCBs.
    —Develop test protocols and write test reports.
    —Coordinate efforts between the company and consultants or vendors.
    —Perform other assignments as required by the Management.

What We Will Give You

    —Access to a diverse, multicultural and caring family-like team
    —The challenge of fitting various employee and company organized events (hiking, biking, football (soccer), volleyball, gaming…) into your working day
    —A free bike/ski helmet
    —Fantastic facilities with showers, bike parking and a direct view of trails up the Wasatch Front
    —Medical, vision and dental insurance
    —Life and AD&D insurance
    —Short and long-term disability insurance
    —Flexible vacation/sick leave
    —Paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave
    —401(k) with generous matching and immediate vesting
    —An opportunity for personal development and a career that will impact other people’s lives in a fundamental way

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to jobs@blackrockmicro.com.

Blackrock Microsystems is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will received consideration for employment without regard to color, disability status, national origin, race, religion, sex, or age. However, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

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