Senior Electrical Hardware Design Engineer - Raven Applied Technology

COMPANY:  Raven Applied Technology Div

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104-5931

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  33306


At Raven, we aspire to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges. This purpose drives the work and passion of our team members, and it unites our businesses. For over 65 years, we’ve collaborated together, learned together, grown together, and served together. Discover a career with Raven and help us solve the world’s next great challenge.


In Raven Applied Technology, our team members help farmers grow more food and operate sustainably. From field computers, sprayer controls, and software services, to fully autonomous driverless ag technology, we develop solutions that solve challenges for ag professionals around the globe. Join our team to work on disruptive, life-changing, and autonomous technologies that are shaping the future of agriculture. 


As a Senior Electrical Hardware Design Engineer, you will have the opportunity to design, develop, and validate embedded electronic assemblies from concept through production to an end customer.


  • Select appropriate components to meet design needs 

  • Critically evaluate new and previous circuits for appropriate functionality and the ability to pass electrical qualification tests 

  • Utilize simulation software and proof-of-concept prototypes as needed to validate new circuits and subsystems 

  • Enter and review schematics and PCB layout 

  • Fully document design to ensure proper operation and communicate design decisions and tradeoffs 

  • Perform hardware validation, driver development, and support manufacturing programming and test flows 

  • Support field returns and troubleshooting 

  • Participate in reviews of schematics, layout, IO selection, and hardware requirements for others in the team 

  • Track tasks and progress for planning purposes 

  • May act as lead on projects and guide design engineers and technicians with less experience 



  • Minimum of a BS in Electrical Engineering 

  • Engineer with 5+ years of design experience with embedded microcontroller/microprocessor designs 

  • Previous completed projects through manufacturing, either OEM or contracted 

  • Strong background with CAD tools for schematic and layout of PCBs, Altium experience preferred 

  • Proficient with C/C++ 

  • Experience with scripting languages (tcl, Python, bash) for vendor tool and test automation 

  • Preferred experience with Linux and basic networking 

  • Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision 

  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff 


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.  We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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