Lead Electrical / Electronics Engineer, Hardware Development


Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Full time

Trucks VC portfolio

Apr 26

Gatik is the leader in autonomous middle mile logistics. We deliver goods safely, quickly, and efficiently in our fleet of medium-duty trucks, connecting people and communities to the goods they really need. With every delivery, we're making the supply chain more reliable, keeping costs low, driving sustainability, and making the roads safer for all road users. 

At Gatik, we believe in establishing new standards of success for the autonomous trucking industry every day. In 2021, we launched the world's first fully driverless commercial delivery service with Walmart, a historic milestone that's changing the way we view goods movement forever. 

Gatik is a place to learn, lead and grow alongside industry veterans who are defining the future of logistics, and we want you to help us shape the next chapter in our journey.

About This Role

We are seeking a Lead Electrical / Electronics Engineer for our hardware development team to develop and document our hardware for our Autonomous Vehicle (AV) fleet. The ideal candidate will have experience leading an electrical and electronics design team in a relevant industry such as rail, mobile equipment, automotive, robotics, or aerospace.

With your experience and skills, you are looking forward to the challenge of making something new and building a better system from the ground up using creative approaches. We seek team members who are technically excellent, analytically minded, and approach problems systematically to find solutions. If this describes you, and you want to work with energetic and enthusiastic people who get down in the trenches and get things done, please consider this opportunity.

We are looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to…

  • Define standards of excellence for E/E Engineering Design
  • Lead, mentor, and grow the E/E engineering discipline within Gatik
  • Establish internal standards, training, and processes
  • Apply experience in electrical and electronics design to produce excellent design solutions.
  • Assist in creating the system architecture
  • Work with a multidisciplinary team to select components, suppliers, and technologies

We’re looking for someone who has…

  • 5+ years of electrical and electronics engineering design experience
  • 2+ years of experience leading an E/E engineering design team
  • Experience in prototype design and designing for production volumes (hundreds to millions of units)
  • Experience in electrical architecture design
  • Experience with PCB design.
  • Familiarity with test and validation
  • Knowledge of documentation and quality practices
  • Hands-on experience in building and troubleshooting E/E systems
  • Experience in designing for functionally safe electronic systems to IEC61508 / ISO EN 13849 or similar
  • Experience with using CAN bus and Ethernet in designs

Its preferred if you have…

  • Test and validation experience
  • Experience in RF and Antenna Integration
  • Familiarity with automotive electronics
  • Knowledge of automotive wiring standards and practices (IPC 620 certification)
  • Experience with optical and radar sensors.
  • Demonstrated practical experience with agile development practices

Working at Gatik

At Gatik, we bring together extraordinarily talented yet humble people to create a more responsive and environmentally sustainable supply chain. We are builders, united behind a bold vision and shared commitment to our values. 

From our offices across North America, we relentlessly pursue big goals with focus and determination. We leverage our diversity to design and deliver what's next for our customers and each other. We recognize that the path toward excellence balances thoughtful solutions with aligned action.

At Gatik, we help deliver goods safely and efficiently in diverse communities across North America. To be successful in our mission we need a diverse team. 

Gatik is an equal employment opportunity employer. Individuals seeking employment at Gatik are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy status, parent or caregiver status, ancestry, political affiliation, veteran and/or military status, physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal or state law.

Gatik makes workplace accommodations for individuals with disabilities as required by law. If you need any accommodations or adjustments throughout the interview process and beyond, please let us know.

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