Vital Vio, Electrical Engineer, Troy, NY

Posted: 07/30/18 | SHARE:


Vital Vio is accepting applications for a full-time Electrical Engineer. The position consists of supporting

external business partners to integrate Vital Vio technology into their product portfolio, new product development, optimization and performance analysis of existing systems, research and development of new technologies/systems, and ensuring proper documentation of these activities.


Responsibilities Overview:

  • Design of electrical circuits and hardware necessary to enable Vital Vio’s LED technology
  • Evaluate electrical systems, components, products, and applications by designing and conducting empirical tests/experiments
  • Design and test new light spectrums, evaluating material transmission and thermal testing
  • Evaluate feasibility of integrating Vital Vio’s technology into our partner’s existing commercial products
  • Perform calculations and develop mathematical models for systems performance based on knowledge of electrical engineering and based on measured/observed operation
  • Develop electrical subsystems and products to customer requirements, standards, and other


  • Design and construct proof of concept prototypes and products for commercialization
  • Document projects and systems by preparing CAD drawings, datasheets, wiring diagrams, etc.
  • Assist in sourcing efforts for materials, component sub-assemblies, and manufacturing methods
  • Assist with validation efforts for quality and robustness of LED’s and components
  • Develop software applications to aid production, automate tasks, and demonstrate functionality
  • Work on cross-functional teams to bridge the gap between the business development department’s account support and engineering

Qualifications & Applicant Requirements Essential:

  • Bachelors in Electrical Engineering or similar field with 2+ years professional experience
  • Has hands-on experience with a high level of execution and functionality in electrical engineering
  • Experience with operating various lab/diagnostic equipment used for testing electronics
  • Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout, as well as simulation
  • Proficient in ‘computer’ programming in languages such as .NET C#, C++, Python, C, etc.
  • Assumes ownership for projects they are responsible for
  • Can provide portfolios of engineering/project work



  • Optical and thermal design expertise a plus
  • Experience with lighting products, specially LED based, optics and photometry
  • Comfort/familiarity working in an emerging technology businesses
  • Flexible/adaptable to change due to the needs of the business

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