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.
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


APPLICATIONS ENGINEER

Job Summary:
We are looking for a motivated Applications Engineer to become an integral part of our team. The candidate will work with customers, sales and engineering to help integrate our servo drives into a motion control solution. In addition to Applications Engineering the candidate will be part of the Product Management team and help in the development of new products.

Required Qualifications:

  • Team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a highly technical, fast paced environment.
  • Excellent Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills.
  • Some travel (up to 15%) required.

Preferred Experience:

  • Prior work experience with Motion Control or Mechatronics is desired.
  • C/C++ programming experience highly desired.

Required Education:

  • BSEE or BSME required.

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


ELECTRONICS ENGINEER

Job Summary:
We are searching for an experienced Electronics Engineer to become a key, hands-on member of our product development and design team. The right candidate will implement and oversee hardware design for products and development platforms from schematic capture through implementation. Responsibilities to include: Co-develop mixed-signal embedded hardware with analog, digital, and firmware design engineers; Design programmable logic hardware and test benches using VHDL or Verilog for industrial equipment; Assist in all phases of existing and/or new digital products from concept to production support; Resolve design solutions with EMI and signal integrity in order to guide PCB layout engineers.

Required Qualifications:

  • Embedded peripherals design such as various memory technologies and serial/parallel interfaces
  • FPGA/CPLD CAD/Simulation suites and design (e.g. Xilinx ISE/Vivado, Modelsim, etc.)
  • Schematic capture CAD suites (e.g. DxDesigner, Altium, Orcad, etc.)
  • Basic understanding of on board power supplies and supervisory circuits (e.g. buck regulators, clock management, etc.)

Preferred Experience:

  • Working knowledge of Spice-based circuit simulation tools (e.g. LTspice, Tina, Pspice, MultiSim, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of TI C28x and ARM architectures/platforms is a plus
  • Power Electronics experience and/or coursework is a plus
  • Working knowledge of scripting language(s) as an aide for embedded development

Required Education:

  • BSEE minimum or higher with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience

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


EMBEDDED FIRMWARE ENGINEER

Job Summary:
We are looking for a motivated Firmware Engineer to join our Embedded Products Development Team. This team develops state of the art embedded features and products associated with servo controls for motion and robotics applications. Responsibilities will include: Work within a multi-developer team construct to develop and implement effective, robust, and sustainable code for projects targeting our embedded servo amplifier platform; Analyze customer requests in order to create engineering requirements and product specifications; Provide functional analysis, projected resource allocation and interface definition to facilitate effective implementation; Work with desktop software developers to ensure interoperability between host and embedded systems; Create test specifications and execute unit testing prior to release for SQA and customer evaluation; Troubleshoot and debug issues using engineering software and hardware tools. We are looking for a minimum of 4 years professional work experience with the following requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  • Extensive C or C++ embedded programming experience.
  • Solid understanding of microcontroller architecture, memory operations, peripherals, interrupts and DMA.
  • Strong mathematical / analytical problem solving skills and a firm understanding of state diagrams.
  • Expertise with fundamental software algorithms (sorting, searching) and data structures (heaps, queues).
  • Experience with Texas Instruments (TI) DSPs and associated development tooling.

Preferred Experience:

  • Ability to write desktop test utilities in C++/C# or scripting language (Perl/Python/TCL).
  • Understanding of CAN bus and 100baseT networks (SAE-J1939 or CAN Open).
  • Knowledge of electric & embedded control systems, motor fundamentals, and Matlab/Simulink.

Required Education:

  • BS Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree.

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


PCB DESIGNER

Job Summary:
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 work with electronics, embedded and hardware engineers while contributing design expertise during implementation of ‘state of the art’ servo amplifiers which combine power circuitry, micro-processors and high speed communications into challenging packages.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years CAD experience in of design high speed digital PCB including FPGA, DSP and microcontroller based circuits.
  • Maintain PCB artwork for active design configurations.

Preferred Experience:

  • Create artwork for printed circuit boards using ECAD tools to implement and package electronic circuits.
  • Implement analog and digital circuits in highly integrated electronics designs onto printed circuit boards.
  • Collaborate with electronics and mechanical engineers in the implementation of new products.
  • Implement and integrate new design capabilities for state of the art electronics designs.
  • Experience with PADS.

Required Education:

  • BS or AS degree in Engineering.

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


SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Job Summary:
We are looking for a motivated Software Engineer to join our Host-side Software Development Team. This team provides software products and tools that simplify the user experience during configuration of our products and accelerates the integration of our product within a system. Will assist the team with the development of APIs for tuning and motion control, collaborate during algorithm development and take primary responsible for implementation and testing; evolve existing software libraries that model machine components, plan motion and communicate with drives through various types of field bus; advise Applications Engineers working with customers that adopt AMC software libraries as their motion control solution.

Required Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with C++ and template libraries.
  • Understanding of network communications.
  • Experience (academic or professional) in control systems modeling.
  • Minimum 3yrs related work experience.
  • Good written communications skills.

Preferred Experience:

  • Cross-platform development.
  • Real-time OS experience.
  • C# development.

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Electrical Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent.

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


ADVANCED MOTION CONTROLS
You may have noticed ADVANCED Motion Controls is an engineering centric company! However we have many positions that don’t require a degree in engineering including our highly rated Customer Service department, Accounting, Purchasing, Planning, Manufacturing and Administrative positions.

ADVANCED Motion Controls provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to actual or perceived race, religious belief (including dress or grooming practices), color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions (including breast feeding), age, national origin (including possessing a driver's license issued under Vehicle Code § 12801.9), ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identification and expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristics, genetic information, family care, marital status, enrollment in any public assistance program, status as military, a veteran or qualified disabled veteran, status as an unpaid intern or volunteer, or any other classification protected by law.

ADVANCED Motion Controls is ITAR Registered. Any candidate we hire must be a US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.