Sr. Systems Engineer
Posted on 10/12/2023
Miso Robotics
Pasadena, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
IT & Security
  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in Engineering (Systems, Computer, Electrical, Software, Mechanical, Mechatronics), Computer Science, or another relevant engineering/science field
  • 7+ years of experience as a Systems Engineer
  • Demonstrated expertise in the architecting and development of new products including robotics, embedded systems, complex mechanical systems, and electronics
  • Demonstrated experience in modeling and simulating systems in Simulink or similar MBSE tools
  • Expertise in defining and managing software and system requirements
  • Experience working with Linux systems, either Python or C++, ROS, and SQL
  • Experience with system-level risk and safety analysis (e.g., STPA, FMEA, FTA)
  • Experience with electrical power systems and digital signals
  • Experience with ISO/RIA/UL or other types of compliance
  • Knowledge and practical experience in diverse testing methods (e.g., statistics, controlled experiments, field testing)
  • Expertise in at least one of the following: robotics, computer vision, sensors, actuators, cameras, embedded systems
  • Must be able to work at our HQ located in Pasadena, CA every day
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with a team and drive decisions
  • Knowledge of best practices for electrical and electronic design
  • Willingness to work hands on with hardware and software when needed to bring systems together
  • Strong attention to detail, analytical skills, and ability to learn quickly
  • Self-motivation and ability to make decisions autonomously
  • Experience interfacing between mechanical, electrical, software, cloud and security components in sophisticated systems
  • Understanding of safety-critical/robotics within the industrial automation industry
  • Superb oral and written communication skills
  • Other tasks that are deemed reasonable for this role may be requested
  • Be the technical owner of the electrical system to ensure that all of its components integrate functionally and efficiently into a working product
  • Define the system architecture, maintain system models (MBSE), and use them to run system-level simulations for trade studies
  • Define engineering requirements and manage their traceability through the development process
  • Conduct system level risk analysis (e.g., STPA, FMEA) to identify and manage risks during development
  • Partner with Engineering, Product, and Program managers to keep technical progress on track
  • Drive system-level decisions regarding sophisticated hardware/software trade-offs
  • Collaborate with Product managers to define validation metrics
  • Work with hardware and software leads to define system performance metrics and methods for tracking them
  • Establish and manage an automated hardware-in-the-loop test framework
  • Analyze performance data, as well as system and software architecture to improve our existing systems
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of existing and new hardware and software systems
  • Manage integration testing of the system as new hardware and software components come together
  • Provide frequent and clear communication to other teams, peers, and stakeholders
  • May support in training new individuals on the team
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with product development lifecycle from initial to end-of-life is a plus
  • Knowledge of design for manufacturing is a plus