Full-Time

Koniku is seeking a trustworthy and reliable Electrical Engineer.We seek a lead Engineer with experience in neural signal processing.

The ideal candidate has deep experience with FPGA’s programming (Verilog and/or VHDL). A solid understanding of bioelectrical signals amplification, control and microelectronic systems control (e.g. fluidics, MEMS and micro optics) and neuroelectronic interfacing.

Candidate must have strong (3+ years experience) skills in design and implementation of embedded firmware applications in C/C++, Python, Matlab and Java. Some knowledge of multiphoton optics, control and pulsed lasers are desired but not required. You are passionate to see the applications of your work in the real world. You are also required to publish, nurture and maintain strong relationships with the academia.

The responsibilities of this role will be accelerated rapidly, therefore you must be a proven team player with genuine, empathic leadership skills.

Detailed Job Description

  • Lead and oversee the design all electronic hardware.
  • Contribute to developing control and computation concepts with
    bio hardware or wetware.
  • Guide talented neurogrammers within our outreach program and
    keep links with academia vibrant.
  • Identify channels for procuring materials, identify supply
    chains with special focus on potential supply chain bottlenecks
    and designing mitigation strategies is a must.
  • Reports directly to CEO.Communicate with CEO on hiring, advise
    on product development and market strategy.

Additional Requirements

Willing to work overtime and weekends as needed is a must. To conform to ITAR regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a (3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

Note that Koniku is an Equal Opportunity Employer; We hire for individual competence, retain on results, advance for excellence — no exceptions.

Please send application materials to cv@koniku.io.  We are especially keen on examples of previous side projects or main body of work which demonstrate your interests and commitment.

Be Part of the Revolution!

Next program starts Winter 2017. Applications due October 30th!