Electrical Engineer

The Company

Digital Lumens, with headquarters in Boston’s Innovation District, is driving the industrial and commercial smart building revolution by providing superior software, products, and system integration. Its cloud-based intelligence platform, SiteWorx, brings the tangible benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT) to commercial and industrial environments worldwide, and leverages the power of connected lighting and IoT sensors to deliver business intelligence from a unique vantage point—overhead. Its smart building solutions have been deployed across nearly 500 million square feet of space, and the company is distinguished by breakthrough technology, a management team of proven visionaries from the solid-state lighting and distributed networking industries, and proven results from real-world clients in 45 countries.

The Solutions

Digital Lumens’ innovative technology combines connected lighting fixtures, IoT sensors, and a software platform called SiteWorx to create next generation smart buildings. The SiteWorx platform powers a suite of applications, each designed to solve a specific business problem for industrial and commercial end users. Each application is accompanied by advanced analytics and reporting functionalities that allow users to apply a wealth of data-based intelligence to benefit the organization’s bottom line. A sample of the applications includes:

Sense: environmental monitoring solution that tracks temperature and humidity across a building or facility to ensure operational and regulatory requirements are met;

Amp: energy management solution that monitors, measures, and controls non-lighting electrical loads for insight into operations and maximum efficiency; and

Tune: advanced lighting control and management solution for maximizing energy savings with automated measurement and verification, while ensuring and maintaining employee safety and comfort.

Digital Lumens was founded in 2008 and became part of the global technology company OSRAM in 2017.

Position Overview

We’re looking for an experienced electrical engineer  to lead the design of hardware devices for our SiteWorx smart building platform.

As an Electrical Engineer, you will join our tightly-knit interdisciplinary team of engineers developing the world’s most intelligent and energy-efficient lighting control system.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Electrical design for a family of solid-state lights, lighting controls, and wireless sensors
  • Design, testing, and debugging of complex electrical systems
  • Ownership of all product development phases including: specification, design, testing, documentation, manufacturing, and support

Position Requirements

  • Ability to work with internal and external customers to define product requirements and resolve product issues
  • Excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable working with mechanical designers on electromechanical integration
  • Ability to multitask and deliver projects on schedule
  • An advocate for efficiency and sustainability

Education/Skills Requirements

  • BS Electrical Engineering; Master’s degree desired
  • Experience designing electronics for high volume applications
  • Experience with microcontrollers and firmware development
  • Knowledge of switching power supplies
  • Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout, preferably using Altium toolsuite
  • Knowledge of UL, CE safety and EMC requirements
  • Familiarity with electric code requirements and wiring practices

Candidates will be required to walk through the details of a previous development project in detail to demonstrate circuit design skills and circuit architecture insights. Position is based in Boston. Local Boston candidates only. This role does not offer relocation assistance.

Please send resume and contact information to careers@digitallumens.com.

Is this role not for you? Please let us know about others that may be interested in this opportunity – you may be eligible for the DL non-employee referral reward.

Digital Lumens will not accept unsolicited resumes from placement agencies or recruiters.