Security Enhancement Systems Careers

SES is a rapidly growing IoT business headquartered in Northbrook, IL with product development located in Charleston, SC. SES provides innovative best-in-class security and access control solutions for large enterprises. Our system comprises robust smart locking devices, mobile and cloud apps that utilize the latest Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) technology, advanced encryption algorithms, and secure cloud technologies. The leadership team is comprised of seasoned technology executives with decades of industry experience. SES is expanding the customer base from the telecommunications industry to many other adjacent markets.

SES Career Opportunities

Title: Electrical Engineer

Role: SES is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented and committed Electrical Engineer to support Engineering, Product Development, Product Test & Verification, New Product Launch and related activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer solutions, new product ideas and new product conceptual design
  • Requirements capture, detailed design, simulation, component selection
  • Rapid prototyping, design verification, life cycle and environmental testing
  • Schematic capture, PWB layout, and Circuit Card Assembly
  • Product change control and ECO process in accordance with Quality Assurance program
  • Support current production, parts substitution & obsolescence
  • Build & test engineering prototypes
  • Documentation, test plans, final reports
  • Assist software/firmware development as required
  • Support certification testing (UL, NEBS) – Travel to facilities as required
  • Support EMS supplier and new product production roll-out
  • Inspect and functionally test returned product, inspections, root-cause analysis and reporting
  • Quality Assurance systems support

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent from an accredited university
  • Strong electronics & firmware trouble-shooting skills
  • Experience with an RTOS (real-time operating system)
  • Experience with microcontrollers, battery-powered electronics, sensors, and datalinks
  • Experience with circuit design, simulation, and layout software, Altium expertise a plus
  • Solid understanding of wireless and wired communication protocols: Bluetooth, CAN, Ethernet
  • Mechanical aptitude, mechanical assembly, use of hand tools
  • Familiarity with 3D CAD, SolidWorks experience a plus
  • Excellent writing and communication skills with strict attention to detail
  • Strong time management skills, highly organized and efficient
  • Proactive and seeks opportunities to learn and improve existing products and processes
  • Able to take initiative and work independently as well as in team settings
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, performance-oriented environment

Title: Embedded Firmware Software Developer

Role: We are seeking an energetic and committed Embedded Firmware Developer to join our dynamic product development team. The primary focus is the development of access control units, electronic locking devices, and other peripherals. This position will be responsible for collaboration, design, implementation, documentation, and testing. This position reports to the Senior Embedded Firmware Developer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and assist in developing firmware for new and existing access control product line.
  • Maintain, merge and deploy firmware applications.
  • Firmware documentation and process flowcharts.
  • Assess, utilize, maintain and update development tools and frameworks.
  • Interact with product development engineering team and mobile/cloud/enterprise software development team.
  • Assist with creating automated test suites for new and existing features with proper testing tools.

Qualifications

  • Experience in firmware development and design on embedded target platforms using C/C++ language.
  • Experience with an RTOS (real-time operating system)
  • Basic understanding of electronic circuits, ability to read schematics, and use electronic test and measurement equipment.
  • Troubleshoot system, performance, and functional issues with the firmware.
  • Perform design and code reviews and recommend improvements.
  • Collaborate with other engineers on technical and design issues.
  • Experience with Agile development processes
  • Experience with git, GitHub, and JIRA
  • Strict attention to detail, highly organized and efficient, self-managed
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Electrical Engineering or related fields
  • Experience with ST Microcontrollers
  • Experience with Bluetooth Low Energy devices.
  • Experience with communication protocols like TCP/IP, Bluetooth Low Energy.
  • Experience with serial wire protocols like Ethernet, CAN, Modbus and RS-485
  • Experience with security algorithms.
  • Experience with NodeJS, RDBMS, RESTful API’s and MVC frameworks.
  • Experience with AWS (Serverless and CI/CD tools a big plus)
  • Experience with Angular, Vue.js and/or React.

SES Career Opportunities

Title: Electrical Engineer

Role: SES is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented and committed Electrical Engineer to support Engineering, Product Development, Product Test & Verification, New Product Launch and related activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer solutions, new product ideas and new product conceptual design
  • Requirements capture, detailed design, simulation, component selection
  • Rapid prototyping, design verification, life cycle and environmental testing
  • Schematic capture, PWB layout, and Circuit Card Assembly
  • Product change control and ECO process in accordance with Quality Assurance program
  • Support current production, parts substitution & obsolescence
  • Build & test engineering prototypes
  • Documentation, test plans, final reports
  • Assist software/firmware development as required
  • Support certification testing (UL, NEBS) – Travel to facilities as required
  • Support EMS supplier and new product production roll-out
  • Inspect and functionally test returned product, inspections, root-cause analysis and reporting
  • Quality Assurance systems support

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent from an accredited university
  • Strong electronics & firmware trouble-shooting skills
  • Experience with an RTOS (real-time operating system)
  • Experience with microcontrollers, battery-powered electronics, sensors, and datalinks
  • Experience with circuit design, simulation, and layout software, Altium expertise a plus
  • Solid understanding of wireless and wired communication protocols: Bluetooth, CAN, Ethernet
  • Mechanical aptitude, mechanical assembly, use of hand tools
  • Familiarity with 3D CAD, SolidWorks experience a plus
  • Excellent writing and communication skills with strict attention to detail
  • Strong time management skills, highly organized and efficient
  • Proactive and seeks opportunities to learn and improve existing products and processes
  • Able to take initiative and work independently as well as in team settings
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, performance-oriented environment

Title: Embedded Firmware Software Developer

Role: We are seeking an energetic and committed Embedded Firmware Developer to join our dynamic product development team. The primary focus is the development of access control units, electronic locking devices, and other peripherals. This position will be responsible for collaboration, design, implementation, documentation, and testing. This position reports to the Senior Embedded Firmware Developer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and assist in developing firmware for new and existing access control product line.
  • Maintain, merge and deploy firmware applications.
  • Firmware documentation and process flowcharts.
  • Assess, utilize, maintain and update development tools and frameworks.
  • Interact with product development engineering team and mobile/cloud/enterprise software development team.
  • Assist with creating automated test suites for new and existing features with proper testing tools.

Qualifications

  • Experience in firmware development and design on embedded target platforms using C/C++ language.
  • Experience with an RTOS (real-time operating system)
  • Basic understanding of electronic circuits, ability to read schematics, and use electronic test and measurement equipment.
  • Troubleshoot system, performance, and functional issues with the firmware
  • Perform design and code reviews and recommend improvements.
  • Collaborate with other engineers on technical and design issues.
  • Experience with Agile development processes
  • Experience with git, GitHub, and JIRA
  • Strict attention to detail, highly organized and efficient, self-managed
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Electrical Engineering or related fields
  • Experience with ST Microcontrollers
  • Experience with Bluetooth Low Energy devices.
  • Experience with communication protocols like TCP/IP, Bluetooth Low Energy.
  • Experience with serial wire protocols like Ethernet, CAN, Modbus and RS-485
  • Experience with security algorithms.
  • Experience with NodeJS, RDBMS, RESTful API’s and MVC frameworks.
  • Experience with AWS (Serverless and CI/CD tools a big plus)
  • Experience with Angular, Vue.js and/or React.

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