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This role offers a great opportunity to design and guide the creation of next-generation, energy efficient, intelligent, wired and wireless lighting control systems for commercial and industrial applications. The ideal candidate will have a broad base of experience in developing hardware, firmware and mobile applications for networked electronic devices, particularly focused on IPv4, IPv6, and Cloud integration. Prior experience working with commercial automation systems (e.g. lighting control, building management, industrial control) or consumer electronics (e.g. home automation, security, sensors, PC peripherals) is highly desirable.


* Act as subject matter expert on IoT technologies and sensor networks, particularly in the context of large-scale LAN and WAN deployments
* Provide thought leadership on best practices, process and technology frameworks, and solution selection for IoT systems
* Clearly communicate system architecture and network performance constraints and trade-offs to other team members and management, playing an advisory role as a subject matter expert to ensure that optimal design decisions are made
* Define user stories, use cases, and profiles to drive product and system architecture requirements
* Develop and utilize deep understanding of internal and external systems which will interface with new products to develop interoperability, integration, and validation test plans in coordination with the design and test engineers
* Support cyber security analysis and initiatives as required for deployed solutions
* Evaluate Intellectual Property landscape to identify risks created by existing IP and opportunities for creating valuable new intellectual property.
* Mentor junior team members on technical and professional subjects to strengthen their capabilities and those of the overall team


* Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering (EE), Computer Engineering (CE), or equivalent
* 10+ years of experience
* Deep understanding of IoT research areas and ability to link new products and emerging technologies together to support focused requirements
* Experience in systems engineering and design of networked-devices solutions
* Experience with wired network devices and gateways, routers, M2M protocols and industrial control networks (RS-485, Ethernet, etc.)
* Experience with wireless networks & protocols (Wi-Fi, ZigBee, Bluetooth, BLE, proprietary)
* Programming experience and good understanding of algorithms and data structures desired
* Demonstrated ability to devise novel technical solutions, lateral thinking (applying known solutions to new problems in related fields), willingness to challenge existing practice (technical, testing, manufacturing), willingness to add new functionalities to existing products or to start entire new product categories
* Comfortable working on cross functional teams within all levels of the organization
* Willingness to roll up sleeves and drive things to completion
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills



Associate of Engineering in Computer Science or Information Systems



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      Req ID:  160

      Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

      Job Segment: Architecture, Network, Engineer, Electrical, Firmware, Technology, Engineering

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