SimpliSafe is looking for an experienced leader to lead our electrical engineering team. This person will be responsible for leading the team of engineers and coordinating with project teams drawn from interdisciplinary competences to create an environment for world-class execution and technical leadership. Our electrical engineering team includes the following focus areas: electrical engineering architecture, RF design and integration, analog and digital board design, sensor integration, and camera electronics. The department is responsible for delivery and ongoing support of all aspects of electrical engineering for SimpliSafe’s full portfolio of home security devices and cameras.


  • Are collaborative by nature
  • Are a transparent communicator
  • Enjoy challenges and solving problems
  • Enjoy a fast paced environment
  • Are an excellent communicator, with a track record of working well with executives and non-technical leaders
  • Have a "get stuff done" attitude
  • Have a track record of growing and mentoring electrical engineers of all levels

You will:

  • Directly manage SimpliSafe’s team of electrical engineers
  • Hire world class team members
  • Lead and coach in EE best practices, competency and capability development
  • Build resource plans for projects and respond to changing staffing needs
  • Set an example of technical competence
  • Work closely with local and international engineering and manufacturing partners
  • Build the electrical engineering strategy that includes the technology, people, and processes for successful implementation
  • Own the successful implementation of the electrical functional aspects of all product development


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Advanced degree preferred.
  • 8+ years of direct work experience with 5+ years of direct management experience.
  • Experience managing multiple projects with Asian CMs

About Simplisafe:

At Simplisafe, we place an emphasis on a ‘no-ego’, collaborative culture. From the top down, we all work together to solve the difficult challenges within the home security and IoT industry. We have recently been named in Built In Boston’s ‘Best Places to Work in 2019’ list and in Wealthfront’s ‘2019 Career Launching Companies’ list. Like our products, we are constantly evolving to provide the best employment experience possible. If Simplisafe sounds like a company you’d enjoy working for, we’d love to hear from you!

Benefits & Perks:

Health, dental and vision coverage - We cover 80+% of plans and offer excellent BCBS Health plans
Unlimited paid time off - To give you the flexibility and work/life balance you seek
401k Matching and Company Equity - To help you prepare for the future
Tuition Reimbursement for Undergrad and Graduate programs
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  Likewise, we are committed to full support of qualified individuals in hiring and employment. In keeping with this commitment, we will work with qualified individuals with disabilities to assess whether a reasonable accommodation may be provided to perform the essential functions of their role, absent undue hardship. If a reasonable accommodation may be needed to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of a position, or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact people.operations@simplisafe.com.

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