Published March 29, 2022

Hardware Engineering Technician

  • Permanent job
  • 40 H Full-time
  • As soon as possible
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  • Deadline: May 2, 2022
  • LEDDARTECH INC.
  • LEDDARTECH INC.

    LeddarTech is a leader in environmental sensing platforms for autonomous vehicles and advanced driver assistance systems. Founded in 2007, LeddarTech has evolved to become a comprehensive end-to-end environmental sensing company by enabling customers to solve critical sensing and perception challenges across the entire value chain of the automotive and mobility market segments. With its LeddarVision™ sensor-fusion and perception platform and its cost-effective, scalable, and versatile LiDAR development solution for automotive-grade solid-state LiDARs based on the LeddarEngine™, LeddarTech enables Tier 1-2 automotive system integrators to develop full-stack sensing solutions for autonomy level 1 to 5. These solutions are actively deployed in autonomous shuttles, trucks, buses, delivery vehicles, smart cities/factories, and robotaxi applications. The company is responsible for several innovations in cutting-edge automotive and mobility remote-sensing applications, with over 95 patented technologies (granted or pending) enhancing ADAS and autonomous driving capabilities.

    Additional information about LeddarTech is accessible at www.leddartech.com and on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.

     

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YOUR MISSION

Participate in the development of new platforms primarily for mobility and self-driving car markets (100%)

  • Actively interact with several members of the engineering group (optics, opto-mechanics, electronics, testing and validation, systems, software, microelectronics, etc.) to develop technology platforms
  • Participate in the design of prototypes and new products
  • Plan and carry out measurement setup (optical, electronic and mechanical tests)
  • Assemble and functionally test the main subsets and critical components of the sensors
  • Assemble the first sensor prototypes to perform system characterization tests to support designers
  • Verify the performance and accuracy of the data provided by the sensors according to the expected technical specifications
  • Use various characterization equipment for optical sensors with many electronic components: optical assembly, component alignment (lasers, lenses, detectors, etc.), power meter, spectrum analyzer, camera, multimeter, oscilloscope, environmental chamber, etc.
  • Contribute to problem solving and make design changes to optimize performance
  • Contribute to the implementation of manufacturing and assembly processes in a high-tech environment
  • Write data reports and presentations as required
  • Maintain R&D equipment and laboratories
  • Provide technical support to all stakeholders involved in the projects
  • Participate in writing and implementing quality assurance procedures for their work
  • Perform all other tasks compatible with your position

The ideal candidate for this position will have 

  • DCS in Electronic, Physical or Robotics Engineering Technology
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in the field of sensors involving electronics and/or opto-mechanics and/or optics or high-tech product design
  • Experience in the electronic, optical and opto-mechanical laboratory with management of complex equipment and a keen interest in practical laboratory work
  • Advanced skills in electronics
  • Circuit board design skills (Altium)
  • Programming skills (Asset)
  • Computer-aided design (CAD/Solidwork) (Asset)
  • Good computer skills in the Office Suite: Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Oral and written English and French language skills required
  • Able to demonstrate flexibility in the face of frequent operational changes
  • Must have a customer service approach toward others