About Us

At skyTran, we are an ambitious team who hates traffic. We are building a breakthrough magnetic levitation transportation technology to reduce commute times by 4x. Our mission is to build mobility that delights riders, connects communities and develops beautiful and livable cities.  

Benefits:  

  • Health/dental/vision (90% coverage for employees, 80% for dependents) 
  • Industry competitive compensation and stock option plan 
  • Unlimited time off and sick days 
  • Relocation assistance provided if applicable 
  • Subsidized Lunch Program 
  • 401K 
  • Performance management program and career development support 
  • Generous holiday schedule 
  • Rest Days and Mental Health Days 

Summary 

You will be part of the team whose Electronics will power the next generation of exciting new transportation vehicles. The ideal candidate is a team player with some experience as an electrical engineer who wants to put their knowledge into hands-on practice and also is eager to take on challenges in order to learn and develop their skills.  

Job description 

  • Aid in the design of electronic units and PCBs for a range of vehicle, control, safety and test subsystems across our transformational, high-speed, magnetic levitation vehicles.  
  • Aid in developing electronic assemblies from prototype to production, including component selection, electronics board prototyping, bring-up and test.  
  • Responsible for sourcing components and ensuring critical items are procured, tracked, and inventoried 
  • Aid in the design, build, test, and implementation of various integrated electrical systems and test rigs 
  • Work hands on bring up of electronics and/or harnesses including assembling and/or reworking PCBAs, building test and vehicle harnessing, and integrating a multitude of electronics. 
  • Learn and aid in electronical system design from prototype to low volume manufacturing and certification.  
  • Involved in enclosure and wiring harness design 

 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • At least a BSEE or equivalent Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent 
  • At least 1 year in related experience 
  • Eager to take on new challenges, learn and develop various skills 
  • Experience utilizing EE laboratory tools such as scopes, power supplies, signal generators, etc 
  • Familiar with electronics design and ECAD (schematics and layout), including hands-on experience with PCB design, circuit design, verification, and validation a strong plus 
  • Familiar with and capable of engaging in hands on design, build and test of electrical systems 
  • Familiar with and capable of conducting PCBA rework and build up. 
  • Familiar with and capable of building and testing harnesses, including understanding solder and crimp practices. 
  • Ideally previous experience with electronics development for vehicular applications (e.g., automotive, aerospace, rail) 
  • Strong engineering intuition 
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills 
  • Ability to rapidly adapt with changing information and requirements 

Why skyTran

We are a tight-nit and ambitious team - our motto is "One Team, One Ride". Everyone is valued for their contributions and has a responsibility to both challenge and support the team. We overcome challenges and enjoy victories together.

Inclusion is a core part of skyTran’s vision, and valuing all voices is a key company value. skyTran is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.

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