Catalyst Recruiting, Inc

Senior Electrical Engineer

Catalyst Recruiting Inc. - Oak Ridge, TN



Senior Electrical Engineer

Near Knoxville, TN



A large manufacturer is looking for a senior electrical engineer to lead design and development of multiple lines of precision measurement and sensor-based instrumentation.


Position is focused on design, development and improvement of many types of circuits for precision sensor-based instrumentation including signal processing and amplification, PCB, IC and FPGA, analog/digital and multiple interfaces. Will manage projects and people.


  • All from conceptualize through design, implementation/manufacturing (at least prototyping) and validation of a large array of sensor-based products
  • Work with all types and areas of cutting-edge signal amplification systems
  • Integration of software and products; coordinate with a software-side colleague that does the mirror image of this position
  • Technical assistance for manufacturing-side engineers as well as for service engineers working with legacy products and products at customer sites.
  • Work with technical marketing managers to address proposed future products; help make sure the company is not trying to manufacture or promise the impossible!


Experience, Qualifications

(As many of these as possible!)


  • Must have experience with as much as possible: digital and digital/analog signal processing circuit design, optimization, manufacturing and/or service.
  • Understand and hopefully work with as many areas of circuit design as possible: impedance, phase locked loops, power supplies, filters, etc
  • Digital circuit design – microprocessors, FPGA, etc.
  • Software for design and working with such things (SPICE, Verilog, etc)
  • Software/hardware integration
  • Spectroscopy instrumentation sensors (optical, radiation, etc)


Education and other

  • At least BS, advanced degree better, in electrical engineering
  • At least 10 years of applicable experience
  • Able to write reports, communicate with other humans, etc
  • Decent personality! Nice person!
  • Able to work in the U.S. without sponsorship/visa except for TN or E-3 (Australians) visas.

Salary is competitive based on experience. Will be significantly over $100,000

Posted On: Thursday, January 12, 2023

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