Embedded Systems Engineer - Waltham, MA

Tecogen, Inc., a manufacturer of innovative Distributed Generation products, is seeking an Embedded Systems Engineer to become the lead technologist for our control systems across our product line. The successful candidate should be self-motivated, have experience working in a cross-functional environment, and handle multiple projects and activities simultaneously. Tecogen product technologies include natural gas engines, inverter power electronics, electrical generators, compressors, refrigeration processes and water-heating so knowledge of the general design principles in these technical areas is critical to effective control platform design.

An MSME or MSEE is required with a minimum 10 years’ experience and the following skills:

Generating machine control algorithms in C including hardware control

Generating wiring diagrams including ladder logic

Use of real-time operating systems

Interworking complex systems

Reading electronic schematics

Ability to assist field technicians and customers with complex site issues

Modeling of processes and machines

Serial communications hardware and coding

Working with Modbus/RT and Modbus/TCP, CAN bus, and BACnet protocol

IP Networking

In addition, strong preference will be given to the candidate with the following additional skills

PC Board component selection and schematic development

PC Board layout

Ability to program Windows applications in C++

Understanding of power electronics

Tecogen is an Equal Opportunity offering a full benefits package including a company-matched 401K plan, comprehensive medical plan, dental, and vacation. Candidates must be a U.S. Person (U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident/Green Card Holder).

Job Type: Full-time

Application questions

You have requested that Indeed ask candidates the following questions:

  • How many years of systems engineer experience do you have?

Apply Now

Please fill out the form below to submit your application.

Accepted formats: PDF, Word Doc

Accepted formats: PDF, Word Doc