About GuardRFID

Founded in Vancouver, BC in 2007, by a group of highly experienced industry veterans with over 100 years combined experience in Active RFID technologies GuardRFID is driving the next generation of security and compliance applications in a healthcare, industrial and commercial environments. We are helping organizations identify, locate, track and protect their people and assets. GuardRFID delivers the most robust, multi-purpose, real-time location platform – one that is flexible, interoperable and scalable.
GuardRFID prides itself on delivering unparalleled real-time location technologies and a feature-rich IoT system that uses active RFID.

When you think Real-time location and the Internet of Things (IoT), think GuardRFID.

Objective of the Position

Offer strong leadership and management skills and provide technical oversight and mentoring to hardware development team.
Be responsible for development of embedded products from conceptual design to manufacturing stage, including hardware development for all products and embedded firmware for some products.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Technical guidance and supervision for a team of embedded product hardware developers
  • Management of multiple simultaneous projects as per product development schedule, including new development and sustaining engineering
  • Oversight of schematic and PCB development, including manufacturing collateral
  • Oversight of firmware development for devices that require high efficiency assembler and C
  • Delivery of detailed manufacturing documentation
  • Technical support for contract manufacturers when necessary
  • Key voice in challenging architectural and technical discussions
  • Coach and develop the team, providing them with feedback and helping them to grow in their careers
  • Define and contribute to cross-team initiatives and vision

 

Minimally Required Personal Attributes:

  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering or higher
  • 7+ years of hardware and firmware product development
  • 3+ years of team management experience
  • Excellent knowledge of digital design and practical knowledge of good RF design practices
  • Good understanding of high efficiency firmware design in assembler and C language
  • Working knowledge of RTLS, Active RFID, Wi-Fi, BLE or other related technologies is an asset
  • Good documentation and communication skills
  • Dynamic personality, capable of managing teams / projects and working as a part of larger multi-disciplinary R&D team
  • Full ownership of own deliverables and team’s deliverables
  • 7+ years of hardware and firmware product development
  • 3+ years of team management experience
  • Excellent knowledge of digital design and practical knowledge of good RF design practices
  • Good understanding of high efficiency firmware design in assembler and C language
  • Working knowledge of RTLS, Active RFID, Wi-Fi, BLE or other related technologies is an asset
  • Good documentation and communication skills
  • Dynamic personality, capable of managing teams / projects and working as a part of larger multi-disciplinary R&D team
  • Full ownership of own deliverables and team’s deliverables
  • Flexible, able to adapt to changes quickly.

Why GuardRFID

We work collectively every day, to make GuardRFID a great place to spend your day. We work as a unit, putting ideas into action to deliver best-in-class solutions that change the way our customers work. We believe in and support our fellow team members to become the best they can be through continuous training and development: providing innovative programs in leadership, safety, customer support and more.

If words like “creative”, “self-motivated”, “diligent”, “analytical” and “team-oriented” are how you describe yourself, then it’s about time we learn more about each other.
We have some amazing opportunities for inspired and talented professionals like you.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to hr@guardrfid.com. We look forward to hearing from you!!

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