Sr. Electrical Engineer

2 weeks agoSeattle, WA


We're working on the future. If you are seeking an iterative fast-paced environment where you can drive innovation, apply state-of-the-art technologies to solve extreme-scale real world challenges, and provide visible benefit to end-users, this is your opportunity.

Come work on the Amazon Prime Air Team!

We're looking for an outstanding Hardware Development Engineer who combines superb technical, research and analytical capabilities with a demonstrated ability to get the right things done quickly and effectively. This person must be comfortable working with a team of top-notch developers and collaborating with our research teams. We're looking for people who innovate and love solving hard problems! You will work hard, have fun, and of course, make history!

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• Bachelor's of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field and 10+ years of relevant work experience
• Strong Mathematical/Statistical/Physics fundamentals
• Strong analog, digital, and high-speed circuit design
• Experience in communicating with end users, business teams and management to collect requirements, describe product features and refine technical designs
• Expert with industry standard PCB design tools
• Proficiency in firmware development/programming languages
• Experience as a technical lead designing hardware systems/products that have been deployed to customers at scale


• Master of Science or PhD in Electrical Engineering or related field
• Experience as a technical lead managing small teams of engineers; ability to mentor and guide junior engineers
• Excellent written and verbal communication; ability to explain complex concepts and designs to colleagues across disciplines
• Experience designing avionics systems that have been successfully deployed at scale
• Excellent end-to-end system debug skills; ability to operate a broad range of electronic test equipment
• Experience working/partnering with mechanical engineers to design aerospace/avionics enclosures

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Job ID: Amazon-1439745