Careers

We are always on the lookout for fantastic individuals to join our organization.

ADVANCED Motion Controls is a growth oriented company that specializes in the design and manufacture of leading edge power electronics systems and motion control technologies. As an engineering, manufacturing, and sales organization we have employment opportunities that meet diverse personal and professional goals.  We have many positions that do not require a degree in engineering including our highly rated Customer Service department, Accounting, Purchasing, Planning, Manufacturing and Administrative positions.  Every position contributes to our success and we are always looking to add excellent individuals to our team! Even if you don’t see your ideal placement listed as a job opening, we encourage you to submit your resume and cover letter so we know you’re out there. We make room for the right people! Send your resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com

BUYER

We are looking for a full-time Buyer to work in our fast-paced electronics OEM environment.

Required:

  • Minimum 3 years electronics purchasing experience, including electronic components, PCBs and metal fabrication.
  • Proven negotiating and supplier management skills.
  • Knowledge of MRP software.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo facility. 
  • We are ITAR registered.   Hired candidate must be US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.

Education:

  • Preferred:  College and or APICS CPM

 Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com // Subject: “Attn: Buyer”

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

We are searching for an experienced electrical engineer to become a key, hands-on member of our product development and design team. The right candidate will design, implement, and support mixed signal hardware from schematic capture to production.

Required Qualifications:

  • Work Experience (post graduate): 5+ years design experience with BSEE, or 2+ years with MSEE.
  • Experience with analog closed loop controls design in industrial environments.
  • Experience with designing on board and offline power supplies.
  • Experience with simulation tools for analog circuits.
  • Experience with multi-layer board level design and EMC practices.
  • Must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident due to our ITAR registration.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo, CA facility.
  • Post-graduation relevant work experience is nonnegotiable.

Required Education:

  • Minimum BS degree in Electrical Engineering, MS preferred.

Preferred:

  • Power electronic circuits.
  • Basic FPGA programming.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com // Subject: “Attn: Electrical Engineer”

ELECTRONIC ASSEMBLER

Requirements:

  • Job duties include: Component prep of through-hole parts, electro-mechanical assembly, RTV, conformal coat, performing software testing on product, etc. Perform other assignments as required.
  • Minimum 2-years’ experience as an electronic assembler.
  • Will be required to use IPC specifications.
  • Must be able to speak and read English.
  • Must be able to use a computer to read mechanical drawings and written instructions.
  • Will occasionally/frequently stand, walk, sit, and carry/lift to 25 lbs.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo facility, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.
  • Overtime will be required including starting early, staying late, and working Saturdays.
  • We are ITAR Registered (International-Traffic-In-Arms-Regulations). Any hired candidate must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.

Preferred:

  • Excellent soldering skills.
  • Prior experience with PCBAs.
  • Prior experience soldering with SMT components, soldering and assembling thru-hole components and other electro-mechanical components.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com // Subject: “Attn: Elec Assembler”

FIRMWARE ENGINEER (Communications Emphasis)

We are looking for an experienced Firmware Engineer to be a key contributor within our Embedded Products Development Team.  This team develops state of the art embedded features and products associated with servo controls for motion systems and robotics applications.

Responsibilities:  

  • Develop and implement effective, robust, and sustainable code for projects targeting our embedded servo amplifier platform, while working within a multi-developer team construct.
  • Analyze customer requests while creating engineering requirements and specifications.
  • Provide functional analysis, estimate resource allocation and define interfaces for firmware modules.
  • Work with software developers to ensure inter-operability between host and embedded systems.
  • Create specifications and complete unit testing prior to release and customer evaluation.

Required Qualifications:

  • Work Experience (post-graduate):  4+ years with BS degree or 2+ years with MS degree developing embedded firmware in C/C++.
  • Experience in implementing at least one real-time 100baseT networking protocol from the data link layer up. (Ideally (ECT, Profinet, UDP and TCP/IP).Driver Level)
  • Experience with memory operations, serial peripherals (SPI, I2C, CAN), and interrupts.
  • Experience with low-level device driver design for microcontrollers in real-time environments.
  • Ability to read and follow electrical schematics.
  • Good communications skills.
  • We are ITAR Registered.  Hired candidate must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo, CA facility.

Education: 

  • Minimum: BS degree in electrical, computer engineering, or equivalent.

 Preferred: 

  • Knowledge of 100baseT networking protocols (UDP and TCP/IP) used in motion control
  • Experience with real time code development Texas Instruments and ARM processors.
  • Experience with Bootloader design.
  • Experience with Functional Safety.
  • Ability to write desktop test utilities in C++/C# or scripting language (Perl/Python/TCL).
  • Experience with motor control or electrical power conversion concepts.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com // Subject: “Attn: Firmware Engineer-C.E.”

FIRMWARE ENGINEER (Motion Control Emphasis)

We are looking for an experienced Firmware Engineer to be a key contributor within our Embedded Products Development Team.  This team develops state of the art embedded features and products associated with servo controls for motion systems and robotics applications.

Responsibilities:  

  • Develop and implement effective, robust, and sustainable code for projects targeting our embedded servo amplifier platform, while working within a multi-developer team construct.
  • Analyze customer requests while creating engineering requirements and specifications.
  • Provide functional analysis, estimate resource allocation, and define interfaces for firmware modules.
  • Work with software developers to ensure inter-operability between host and embedded systems.
  • Create specifications and complete unit testing prior to release and customer evaluation.
  • Provide documentation for completed work.

Required Qualifications:

  • Work Experience (post-graduate):  5+ years work experience with BS degree or 3+ years work experience with MS degree, developing real-time embedded firmware in C++.
  • Experience with real-time embedded interrupt driven firmware.
  • C++, Assembly.
  • Proficient with Motor Control or electrical power conversion concepts (Digital filters, PID Controllers, PWM, ADC, SPI).
  • Ability to work in a multi-developer environment.
  • Ability to read and follow electrical schematics.
  • Good communications skills.
  • Revision Control Systems (RCS).
  • We are ITAR Registered.  Hired candidate must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo, CA facility.

Required Education:  

  • Minimum: BS degree in electrical, computer engineering, physics or equivalent.

Preferred: 

  • Experience with Texas Instruments and ARM processors.
  • Experience with Functional Safety

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com // Subject: “Attn: Firmware Engineer-M.C.E.”

PCB DESIGNER

We are looking for a motivated and experienced circuit board designer to become an integral part of our product development team. The right candidate will create printed circuit board artwork working with electronics, embedded and hardware engineers, while contributing design expertise during implementation of ‘state of the art’ servo amplifiers which combine power circuitry, microprocessors, and high-speed communications into challenging packages.

Responsibilities:

  • Create artwork and fabrication data for multi-layer printed circuit boards using Mentor Graphics EDA.
  • Work closely with Design Engineers to create effective PCBAs.
  • Add, maintain, and validate the AMC parts database for engineering, includes new part add/updates, symbols, and footprint.
  • Maintain PCB artwork for active design configurations.

 Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years CAD experience with design of high-speed digital PCBs including FPGA, DSP, and microcontroller-based circuits.
  • This is a full-time role working at our facility in Camarillo, CA.
  • We are ITAR Registered. Hired candidate must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.

Preferred Experience:

  • Knowledge of PCB manufacturing processes and equipment.
  • Understanding of electrical circuits, including components functionalities and parasitics.
  • PCB Design experience with analog and digital circuits in highly integrated electronics designs.
  • Collaboration with electronics and mechanical engineers in the implementation of new products.
  • Experience with Mentor Graphics EDA.

Required Education:

  • Minimum AS degree in Engineering.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com // Subject: “Attn: PCB Designer”

SENIOR HARDWARE DESIGN ENGINEER

We are searching for an experienced hardware engineer to become a key, hands-on member of our product design and development team. The right candidate will design, implement, and support mixed signal hardware from schematic capture to production and beyond.

Required Qualifications:

  • Post Graduate Work Experience: Minimum 5 years design experience.
  • Experience with analog closed loop controls design for industrial circuits.
  • Experience with mixed signal embedded control systems.
  • Experience with designing on board and offline power supplies.
  • Experience with Spice simulation tools for mixed signal circuits.
  • Experience with leading/defining constraint-driven PCB layouts using EMC practices.
  • We are ITAR Registered (International-Traffic-In-Arms-Regulations). Hired candidate must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.
  • This is a full-time position located onsite at our Camarillo, CA facility.

Required Education:

  • Minimum Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from accredited university.
  • Graduate major must be in analog, power, controls, embedded or related fields.
  • Coursework must include control systems and computer/embedded/MCU architecture.

Preferred experience:

  • Power electronic circuits.
  • Basic FPGA programming.
  • Industrial regulatory standards.
  • Motor control theory.
  • Matlab and/or Mathcad.
  • Embedded system design.
  • Basic C-programming.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com

Subject: "Attn: Sr Hardware Design Engr "

SMT OPERATOR

Job Description:

  • Setup and operation of surface mount pick and place machines, including tending to machines by quickly and efficiently loading or replenishing feeders with reels of components, entering programs into automated placement machinery, setting up support fixtures, and prepping assembly lines for next shop order.
  • Maintain components in stocking locations as required, promptly returning after each use and always observing proper ESD, MSL, and contamination prevention handling practices.
  • Setup and operation of automatic and semi-automatic stencil printers.
  • Setup and operation of mass reflow oven.
  • Perform manual component placement and inspection.
  • Perform routine machine maintenance.
  • Perform detailed quality inspection of populated circuit boards.
  • Troubleshooting component placement and machine issues.
  • Determine ways to constantly improve safety, quality and productivity.
  • Perform other assignments as required.

Required:

  • Minimum 2 years experience operating SMT equipment in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be familiar with Surface-Mount Technology (SMT) electronic components and SMT assembly processes.
  • Must be able to read and speak English.
  • Be able to read computers and comprehend process documentation.
  • Be able to identify components.
  • Candidates should be very organized with the ability to keep count of parts.
  • Candidates should be able to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.
  • Minimum education: High school graduate or equivalent.
  • This position requires standing for long periods of time, and occasionally walking, sitting, carrying, and lifting to 25 lbs.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo facility, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. Overtime will be required including starting early, staying late, and working Saturdays.
  • Our company is ITAR Registered (International-Traffic-In-Arms-Regulation). Any hired candidate must be a US Citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com

Subject: "Attn: SMT Operator "

TECHNICAL WRITER

We are looking for a detail-oriented and professional Technical Writer to become a key member of our company’s Product & Support Group team. Will interface daily with all departments within the company to maintain and add to an established document library.

Responsibilities:

Maintain and update established document library.

  • Plan, develop, organize, and create documentation as new products are released – datasheets, manuals, release documentation.
  • Work with Sales, Engineering, Marketing, and Product Management to manage updates and revisions to technical literature.
  • Maintain product literature and other materials on company website.
  • Meet deadlines for product releases and marketing dates.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Organization and attention to detail.
  • Ability to comprehend technical drawings, test results, and product specifications.
  • We are ITAR Registered. Hired candidate must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.  We are an equal opportunity employer.
  • This is a full-time position located at our Camarillo, CA facility.

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Proficient in Adobe FrameMaker, Microsoft Office.
  • Experience with other Adobe programs (InDesign, PhotoShop, Illustrator, DreamWeaver).
  • Relevant experience as a Technical Writer.

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field.
  • Engineering or technical background preferred.

Email resume to: humanresources@a-m-c.com

Subject: "Attn: Technical Writer "

ADVANCED MOTION CONTROLS

ADVANCED Motion Controls prohibits discrimination or harassment based on the following categories: race, color, religion, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 years and over), sexual orientation, veteran and/or military status, protected medical leaves (requesting or approved for leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act or the California Family Rights Act), domestic violence victim status, political affiliation, and any other status protected by state or federal law. ADVANCED Motion Controls is ITAR Registered (International Traffic In Arms Regulations). Any candidate we hire must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.