EMC Engineer - Irvine

Irvine, CA /
Electrical Hardware – Test and Validation /
Full Time
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL DO:
· Review electrical and mechanical designs for compliance with EMC commercial specs and EMI Real-world Environments survivability and customer experience.
· Write and execute test plans for LV and HV Electrical, RF, and Instrumentation hardware developed by Rivian.
· Continue to develop EMI/RF and electrical design, test, and analysis skills on-the-job.
· Identify and document R1T/RPV vehicle system susceptibilities to electromagnetic  environments, including HIRF, lightning, and EMI.
· Collaborate with electrical and mechanical design engineers to develop hardware within EMC specs.
·  Define and validate vehicle electrical bonding/grounding/shielding specs.

THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
· BS or MS in Electrical Engineering / Robotics / Physics, or any with very strong background in electronics
· Hands-on experience working with electrical hardware and test equipment including oscilloscopes, signal/spectrum analyzers, and network analyzers.
· Basic circuit component knowledge, including MOSFET, DC-DC regulator ICs, FPGAs, memories.
· Ability to read in detail circuit and wiring block diagrams & schematics
· Ability to "drink from the firehose" and thrive in a complex, fast-paced environment.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:
· Masters or Ph.D. in electrical engineering, RF circuit or Antenna design, or applied electromagnetics.
· Experience designing power supplies or voltage/current regulators.
· Experience with transmission line and antenna design.
· Experience with test planning for automobiles or other complex vehicles.
· Scripting experience in MATLAB, Python, or C/C++ for numerical simulation or data analysis
· Experience in circuit design and PCBA layout
· Test automation experience in LabView, Python, or TILE!
· Completed coursework in Engineering/Science ethics.

THIS IS WHERE YOU’LL WORK:
Department: Electrical Engineering
Location: Irvine
 
RIVIAN DESCRIPTION:
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 
 
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 
 
We operate development centers in Plymouth, MI, Irvine CA and San Jose, CA, and Surrey, England, as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois. 
Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.