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Sensor Developer

610-Eng'g – Ottawa or Waterloo, Ontario
Department 610-Eng'g
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Senstar Corporation has been safeguarding people, places and property with the world’s largest portfolio of perimeter intrusion detection sensors for over 35 years. Now combined with world-class video management systems and analytics (formerly Aimetis), Senstar offers a comprehensive suite of proven technologies that work together to reduce complexity, improve performance and unify support.

 About the Position

As the world’s largest developer of outdoor perimeter intrusion detection sensors, Senstar’s engineering team has a proven track record of product innovation. With a focus on sensor development we need the help of a dedicated, methodical, and versatile engineer with a strong background in embedded programming. 

 Your typical day (Main Responsibilities)

  • Embedded firmware and FPGA development
  • Deploy and physically test sensors at our 10-acre outdoor test site
  • Collect data, crunch data, then develop an embedded algorithm
  • Create automated test equipment for manufacturing
  • Support field engineers at real-world installations

Qualifications & Experience

  • A team player with an awesome sense of humour
  • A versatile electronics design generalist
  • B.A.Sc Electrical/Computer Engineering or Equivalent
  • 5+ Years Industry Experience
  • Strong background in embedded programming
  • Strong background in DSP and FPGA development
  • Has a proven track record of start-to-finish product development
  • Has exceptional communication skills
  • Manages time productively
  • Physically capable of field testing outdoors (demands include lifting, climbing, crawling, running, jumping)
  • Is mechanically inclined
  • Is able to qualify for and maintain Secret Level II clearance

Location and Duration

  • This is a full time permanent role based out of Senstar’s office in Carp, Ontario, Canada

Our engineering team is a small, close knit group of designers with a shared goal of creating world class products. If you are interested in helping us build the future of Senstar, come join our team!

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