Engineer, Electronics & Software

Cambridge, ON, Canada Req #328
Wednesday, April 14, 2021

About Us

Focused on leading the transition to a sustainable future, Glen Dimplex Americas is enhancing the moments that matter in life with a commitment to delivering the best design and efficiency in the areas of temperature control and comfort creation. With operation throughout North America the success of the Glen Dimplex Americas organization is a testament to the strength of our people and investment in innovation and technology.

Our portfolio of industry recognized brands includes Dimplex, Cadet and Faber. Together these brands provide complete product offerings in the residential and commercial comfort categories, ranging from electric heaters, to fireplaces and controls.


Glen Dimplex Americas is a division of the Glen Dimplex Group - the world's largest manufacturer of electrical heating, which holds significant global market positions in domestic appliances, heating, cooling, ventilation, and renewable energy solutions. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland the Glen Dimplex Group privately owns over 40 brands with operations in 80 countries.

Primary Responsibilities and Tasks:

· Participate in the design, development, and deployment of electronic systems, both hardware and software, spanning a wide spectrum of complexity and technologies.

Develop and implement test procedures to verify design operation and compliance to international standards e.g. FCC/IC/CE/EMC. This will require the candidate to keep up to date with relevant industry standards.

·Generation, management and dissemination of system specifications, bills of materials and technical documentation.

·Collaborate with national and international Glen Dimplex companies, partners, and project stake holders to ensure successful project delivery within specific time and budged constraints.

·Contribute to the development and maintenance of standard operating procedures.

·Contribute to the development of new concepts, technologies, and products.

·General design reviews and problem resolution.
 

Required Criteria:

·Candidates must have a relevant degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, or a related discipline with, ideally, 5+ years plus experience.

·Enthusiastic, self-starter with good initiative and energy.

·Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to engage effectively at all levels.

·An understanding of power electronics, systems design engineering, control, and communication principles.

·Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, an ability to understand complex problems and generate appropriate pragmatic technical solutions.

·Proven ability to analyze technical development/design issues and manage them to resolution. Prototype build and test.

·Experience of product design to relevant international standards.

·Implement and control technical changes during the products life cycle.

·Good knowledge of electrical codes and safety standards.


Specific requirements – Electronics hardware development:
  

·Ability to read, analyses and understand electronic schematic diagrams.

·Ability to conduct theoretical analysis and rudimentary simulations.

·Mixed digital, analogue, and embedded system circuit design, simulation, and implementation.

·Concise understanding of embedded systems architecture.

·Schematic design and Printed Circuit Board layout.

·Mixed electrical and electronic circuit analysis and debug.


Specific requirement – Embedded software development:
 

·Embedded software development experience using C/C++ programming and development toolsets for 8/16/32 bit microcontrollers.

·A knowledge of Python programming language would be advantageous.

·Experience in communication protocols including: SPI, I2C, LIN, Modbus, RS232, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, bespoke multi-hop bidirectional wireless protocols.


As the successful candidate may not have gained sufficient experience in all areas of the required skill sets, it is critical that the candidate possesses a mind-set of continuous skills improvement.


How to Apply


Our team members include people like you: enthusiastic, innovative, motivated and creative. If you are interested in joining our team or learning more about this opportunity, please apply now.  Glen Dimplex Americas offers a competitive total rewards package, and we are continually striving to attract and retain the best talent available, building ongoing success for both our organization and our employees!



Glen Dimplex Americas is committed to fair and accessible employment practices.


We thank all applicants for their interest in Glen Dimplex Americas, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Job Start Date Monday, May 17, 2021
  • Cambridge, ON, Canada