Embedded Electronics Designer

Date: 28 Jan 2024

Location: ON, CA

Company: Calian

For more than 40 years, Calian has been solving the world’s most complex problems by pairing the brightest minds with powerful technology. Calian solutions impact the world; from the satellites in space that connect us to the farms that feed us, from the medical professionals who care for us to the governments, schools and companies that make the world better every day.


Position Overview

The Embedded Electronics Designer is at the forefront of technological innovation within our Systems team.  Collaborating with your Director as well as the team of embedded and web-based software developers, you will be the driving force behind the development of cutting-edge features across hardware system platforms.  Your expertise will be instrumental in translating design concepts into tangible schematics using Altium Designer.  You will conduct in-depth component research, capture operational logs for performance analysis, develop automated tests for production, and define essential system configuration tool suites. 



  • Utilize your skills in schematic capture using Altium Designer to create and advance product iterations, translating design concepts into tangible schematics
  • Research components to support new system features
  • Develop new feature capabilities on a variety of hardware system platforms
  • Capture operational logs for performance analysis
  • Develop automated tests for production
  • Define system configuration tool suites
  • Generate and maintain production and operator documentation, test reports and user manuals
  • Conduct bench testing using oscilloscope and spectrum analysers



  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of embedded electronics design experience
  • Experience with EDA tools, schematic capture, and PCB layout
  • Experience with embedded software development is considered an asset



Job Title: Embedded Electronics Designer

Requisition Number: 1145

Date: February 16, 2024

Location 1: Ottawa, ON

Remote: No

Business Unit: Advanced Technologies

Department: Engineering

Job Type: Full-time