Senior Engineer - Electrical Analysis


Orlando, FL, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Hardware
  • Post Date: 06/01/2021
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  • Company Address: , Orlando, FL

About Luminar

Pioneering the future of autonomous transportation.

Job Description

Luminar is an autonomous vehicle sensor and software company with the vision to make autonomy safe and ubiquitous. We built a new type of lidar from the chip-level up with breakthroughs across all core components. As a result, we have created the only lidar sensor that meets the stringent performance, safety and cost requirements for Level 3–Level 5 autonomous vehicles. Integrating this advanced hardware with Luminar’s custom developed software stack enables a turn-key autonomous solution. We have rapidly gained 50 industry partners, including 7 of the top 10 global automotive OEMs. Founded in 2012, Luminar is a 350+ person team with offices in Palo Alto, Orlando, Colorado Springs, Detroit, and Munich.

We are a diverse team of passionate and driven individuals, making us a powerhouse of innovation, design, engineering, and manufacturing. We are hiring the best and the brightest to accelerate the industry, and bring forward the next transportation revolution.



  • Conduct Worst Case Circuit Analysis (WCCA) per industry accepted practices
  • Analyze system and subsystem level requirements, designs, and test protocols to ensure the WCCA aligns with customer expectations
  • Work closely with design engineers to implement changes identified through WCCA
  • Work closely with test team to establish test plans that correlate with WCCA
  • Support DFMEA activities to develop a robust product to meet Functional Safety requirements
  • Design, model, simulate, implement and verify electronic designs

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of working experience
  • MUST have design experience in the automotive industry (OEM or Tier 1)
  • Technical knowledge of automotive qualification testing including Environmental, and EMI/EMC verification procedures
  • Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience in the areas of design and risk mitigation, test, and project management
  • Experience working with simulation and analysis tools such as: LT Spice, Saber, Mathcad, or Maple
  • Experience with schematic capture tools

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with Altium design tools including schematic capture and PCB layout
  • Experience with Functional Safety requirements having worked in a development environment that implemented ISO26262
  • Experience with lab test equipment including but not limited to receivers, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, amplifiers, or antennas
  • Knowledge of IATF16949 Automotive Quality Management standards
  • Design For Six Sigma, DMAIC, Lean Six Sigma, or Shanin Red X certified





Luminar is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, service in the military, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. We will make a reasonable accommodation for any qualified applicant with a disability, provided that the individual is otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation and that the accommodation would not impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. Please let us know if you believe you require reasonable accommodation, or if you would like assistance to complete an application or to participate in an interview at the company.

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