OSI Systems, Inc

  • Senior Electronic Design Engineer

    Location UK-Salfords, Surrey
    Posted Date 5 months ago(5/25/2018 3:29 AM)
    Company
    Rapiscan Systems Ltd
    Requisition #
    13988
  • Overview

    Rapiscan Systems is an industry leader in detection technology, providing cargo and vehicle inspection systems and services for ports, borders, military, high-threat facilities, and checkpoints to help customers combat terrorism, drug smuggling, illegal immigration, and trade fraud.  We offer a broad array of scanning system configurations that leverage low-, medium-, and high-energy X-ray technology—or multiple X-ray technologies—to address each customer’s unique security application requirements. Our commitment to excellence in imaging performance, innovative design, and uncompromising quality ensures our solutions consistently deliver best-in-class imaging, high reliability, and operator satisfaction, to help customers find threats and contraband with ease and confidence.

     

    Rapiscan’s X-ray CT systems are based on data acquisition and control electronics designed in-house. Joining the engineering department this broad role provides the practical electronic skills necessary to sustain and develop its electronics & firmware whilst providing technical backup to the service and manufacturing teams.        

    Responsibilities

    • Work closely with the design team in gaining a solid understanding of the current electronic systems, firmware and engineering methodologies for X-ray CT systems.
    • Support diagnostics and fault resolution at the factory during product manufacturing/commissioning and remotely to field service engineers.
    • Enhance and maintain TCL script based tools for machine control, board level functional test & system QA 
    • Build firmware releases and Linux RPMS from version management, develop and support scripted firmware install tools and GUIs. 
    • Turn around board level electronics & PCB designs as required to maintain functionality through component obsolescence, incremental product development and cost reduction. 
    • Enhance and maintain embedded firmware in ‘C’ and Verilog using AVR microcontrollers and Xilinx FPGAs.  
    • Practical hands on, test, qualification and diagnostics at system and PCB level.
    • Support external board assembly partners through component concessions, obsolescence and test.
    • Author technical documentation such as equivalency and test reports whilst working with the engineering change control board to ensure product compliances.  
    • Uphold the Company’s core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork.
    • Demonstrate behavior consistent with the Company’s Code of Ethics and Conduct.
    • It is the responsibility of every Rapiscan Systems employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem.
    • Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business.

    Qualifications

    • Strong practical experience of industrial engineering for product sustaining and manufacture.
    • “All rounder” able to modify & develop TCL scripts, board level hardware, FPGAs & embedded software.
    • Practical hands on approach to working with circuit boards including soldering, reworking and measurement.
    • Adept use of processor J-TAG emulators/debuggers and lab test equipment, oscilloscopes, DVMs, PSUs.
    • Excellent verbal and written communicator able to converse effectively with production and design teams.
    • A flexible engineer able to pick up new ideas and tools quickly.
    • Specific knowledge of ‘C’ code and Verilog plus scripting languages such as TCL or Python.
    • Broad knowledge of electronics, digital, analogue and electrical circuits with a strong practical bias.
    • Knowledge of EDA tools such as Mentor Design Capture, HDL Designer, Modelsim, Synplify, XILINX ISE
    • Familiar with software development tools such as AVR studio & XILINX SDK.
    • Working knowledge of Linux.
    • Familiar with source code and version management such as CVS.

     

    OSI Systems, Inc. has three operating divisions: (a) Security, providing security and inspection systems, turnkey security screening solutions and related services; (b) Healthcare, providing patient monitoring, diagnostic cardiology and anesthesia systems; and (c) Optoelectronics and Manufacturing, providing specialized electronic components and electronic manufacturing services for original equipment manufacturers with applications in the defense, aerospace, medical and industrial markets, among others. 

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