Full-Time

Senior Hardware Engineer

Posted on 5/22/2024

Yardstick

Yardstick

11-50 employees

In-situ soil carbon measurement technology provider

Data & Analytics
Food & Agriculture
Hardware

Senior

Oakland, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Git
SQL
Requirements
  • Proven experience shipping hardware
  • Python, SQL, git version control literacy
  • Data collection, processing, and interpretation
  • Designing robust digital and analog schematics and layouts
  • Competency evaluating electrical system performance
  • Experience implementing and calibrating weird sensors
  • Robust root cause analysis framework and skills
Responsibilities
  • Structuring, writing, and validating firmware/software that runs on the probe
  • Organizing data validation investigations and experiments
  • Contributing to spectral calibration and verification testing
  • Debugging electrical and software issues
  • Developing new hardware features such as display, sensors, power management, etc.
  • Supporting hardware deployment in the field
  • Contributing to robust and rugged systems to be deployed in harsh field conditions

Yard Stick PBC provides in-situ soil carbon and bulk density measurement technology, utilizing spectral hardware and support from leading soil researchers and funders to enable accurate, instant, and affordable soil carbon measurement. The technology aims to significantly reduce the cost of soil carbon measurement and expand opportunities for evidence-based regenerative practices to improve ecosystem health and combat climate change.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$44.7M

Headquarters

Emeryville, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

115%