Thalmic Labs - Hardware Engineer - Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Description - Hardware Engineer (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada)

Product: Wearable Tech- Armband

Location: Waterloo, ON


We’re a hardware company building exciting technologies that will shape the future of human-computer interaction. We won the Digital Trends “Best of CES 2014” Award for Cool Tech, pre-sold over 10,000 Myos within the first 48 hours of launch, and secured $14.5 million in Series A funding led by Spark Capital and Intel Capital.

We are a tight-knit family with sweet digs. From encouraging unconventional thinking to advocating a healthy lifestyle, we treat our employees as our greatest asset. We have a kick-ass workspace professionally designed with high-tech break-out rooms, modern workstations, and a cozy lounge area that’s perfect for watching movies and playing board games. Join our team and set your inner geek free with like-minded and awesome workmates.


You’re an electrical engineer with extensive experience building prototypes, test systems, and one-off PCBs. You adapt existing designs, assemble various pre-built pieces of hardware, and re-use code to get something up and running as soon as possible. You have all the skills to take designs from idea to reality on your own.

What you’ll be doing:

Designing prototypes, proof-of-concept designs, interface boards for testing new components, and designs to test new ideas and technology
Test and characterization of new components and systems
Supporting other software and hardware engineers with small, simple and quick PCB designs
What you need:

A proven track record of quickly bringing designs from idea to reality on your own
Experience using (and programming) FPGAs, CPLDs, and/or MCUs
Experience with analog components, especially sensors and ADCs
Extensive PCB schematic capture and layout experience
Assembly, rework, and debugging experience
Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary team environment

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