Staff Electrical Engineer
Emi, R2319
Posted on 3/20/2024
Shield AI

501-1,000 employees

Develops autonomous AI pilots for military aircrafts
Company Overview
Shield AI, a leader in AI for aviation, has a proven track record of technical innovation, with its Hivemind autonomy stack being the world's first autonomous AI Pilot deployed in combat since 2018. The company's culture is rooted in its mission to protect service members and civilians, and it has been recognized by Forbes, CB Insights, and Fast Company for its industry leadership. With a competitive edge backed by top-tier Silicon Valley VC funds, Shield AI offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge AI technology in aviation.
AI & Machine Learning

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding





San Diego, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Design Engineering
Power Systems Engineering
RF and Microwave Engineering
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or an equivalent field
  • Strong experience specializing in EMI/EMC
  • Has led at least one product through compliance certification
  • Experience with software tools such as LTSpice
  • Previous work experience reading, interpreting, and following circuit schematics, PCB layouts, engineering drawings, BOMs, cable harnesses, wiring schematics, interface diagrams, layout drawings, and mechanical drawings
  • Previous contributions to product design involving cross-functional collaboration with teams such as Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Development, Manufacturing, and Production
  • Demonstrated dedication, teamwork, commitment to high standards, and kindness in interactions with colleagues and teammates
  • Demonstrated track record of assuming ownership over development processes and features and delivering outstanding outcomes
  • Proven track record of successfully shipping products, showcasing the ability to navigate through development cycles, overcome obstacles, and deliver high-quality solutions to meet project deadlines and exceed client expectations in a fast-paced environment
  • Lead EMI/EMC design and compliance regarding grounding, shielding, transmissions lines, filter design, and other EMI related aspects
  • Lead design of aircraft system desensitization improvements
  • Mentor and lead cross-functional teammates
  • Draft, review and modify EMI test plans, procedures, reports, and seeks opportunities for improved VBAT resilience to electromagnetic environment
  • Participates in Design Reviews, trade-off analysis, and provide all EMI/EMC design control for major programs
  • Identifying and understanding mechanisms responsible for interference signals, developing effective mitigation solutions that adhere to size, weight, and power constraints
  • Driving improvements in design, testing, and compliance processes within the RF team
  • Defining test procedures and requirements, providing training to operators and technicians to ensure flawless execution
  • Fostering a collaborative environment by mentoring teammates, sharing knowledge, and facilitating their professional growth
  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement within hardware development projects, demonstrating initiative to propose and implement innovative solutions that enhance efficiency, quality, and overall project success and V-Bat reliability
  • Other duties as assigned