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Electrical & Controls Design Engineer



Other Engineering, Design
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2024

About Pulsenics

Pulsenics is catalyzing novel breakthroughs for electrochemical technologies that decarbonize our planet. Pulsenics’ innovation is the first to apply advanced spectroscopy techniques to industrial electrochemical applications, at scale, to target the industry’s energy waste problem. Our mission is to change how the industry, making up 15% of the world’s GDP, uses its energy.

“Pulsenics” means “Pulse Generation.”

True to its name, our proprietary hardware injects non-disruptive electrical pulses into an

electrochemical system to extract a unique signature for its State-of-Health. When combined with our Data Management Software, this untapped data unlocks fundamental insights that lead to the most energy efficient operations, at scale.

Pulsenics hardware and software is currently being used by customers around the world to improve electrochemical system design and performance. Pulsenics’ customers run diverse electrochemical systems ranging from fuel cells and batteries to wastewater treatment and metallurgy.

At Pulsenics, you will have the opportunity to have a direct impact on the development of our next generation hardware and software products, alongside our world-class team of innovators and engineers!

Key Responsibilities

• Design and develop electrical systems, components, and high precision power systems.

• Lead new circuit board designs, qualifications, from start to finish or iterate on existing designs based on new feature requests, lessons learned, and DFM/DFT.

• Create detailed electrical schematics, drawings, and specifications using computer-aided design (CAD) software.

• Ensure compliance with industry codes, standards, and regulations.

• Identify, verify and document that the components involved in the new system meets the applicable requirements in terms of EMC, Safety, Environmental and homologation.

• Work closely with other cross-functional engineering teams including mechanical, software, and firmware, in Toronto and overseas to support the development of the complete solution.

• Stay up to date with the most recent technological advancements in power, data, and instrumentation techniques to apply to future product developments.


• 3+ years of experience in electrical or electronics design.

• Solid understanding of SMPS, ADCs/DACs, microprocessors, FPGAs & DSPs.

• Experience with PCB schematics and microelectronic device datasheets.

• Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to document work.

• Effective communication and teamwork abilities.

• A BSc, MSc, or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or a similar field.

Interested in Applying?

Pulsenics is committed to maintaining a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We strongly believe that the diversity of our employees is one of our greatest assets, and, to that end, are committed to fostering an inclusive and welcoming work environment.

All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status are encouraged to apply.

If you have any accessibility requirements or concerns regarding the hiring process or employment with us, please notify us so we can provide suitable accommodation.