Hyperloop One is reinventing transportation to eliminate barriers of time and distance by using Hyperloop transport to move cargo and passengers immediately, safely, efficiently, and sustainably.

We design, develop, build and test the technology and hardware to make Hyperloop a reality.

PCB Engineer/Designer at Hyperloop One

The Embedded Hardware Group is responsible for designing, prototyping, procuring, and testing the hardware for the embedded controllers, vehicle sensors, human interface, control electronics and communication devices. The system utilizes ARM processors, FPGAs, and GPUs on custom circuit boards communicating with Linux servers for controllers. The vehicles sense their own accelerations, velocities and location, as well as proximity to track and other vehicles. They perform object detection and tracking. They utilize and update server based maps for both localization and look-forward control. There are human interface systems for facial/emotion recognition, visual tracking, automated attendant, and kiosks. Our control electronics constitutes custom analog circuits, drivers, amplifiers, and power supplies for magnetic levitation, magnetic guidance, braking, landing gear, automated doors, active suspension, cabin personalization and life support. The system has vehicle to vehicle, vehicle to ground, and networking communication.



  • BS degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering(MS is a plus) 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experiencedesigning full:
    • Custom analog and digital circuits with emphasis in:
      • high speed signal switching 
      • minimizing EMI and EMC noise
      • mitigating effects of high vibration and high temperature environment
      • testability and manufacturability
    • PCB boards schematics & layout 
    • Electronic poweramplifiers, drivers, power supplies, and battery chargers. 
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience spec'ing or managing thefollowing:
    • Embedded communications protocols: Ethernet, SPI, I2C, Modbus, CAN bus. 
  • Ability to thrive in an extremely collaborative and dynamic team environment


Desired Skills 

  • Understanding of control theoryor digital signal processing 
  • Experience using Altium, including Altium Vault, spice simulation, software scripting, signal integrity, and version control 
  • Solid understanding ofelectromagnetic motors, actuators or power electronics. 
  • Work with vehicles, especially autonomous.
  • Wireless communication hardware/protocols.
  • Experience designing for harsh environments: vacuum, vibration, or high EMI.
  • Experience with the Xilinx Zynq family of SoC; Vivado design suite
  • Git or similar software configuration management tools
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Hyperloop One is an Equal Employment Employer; employment is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other protected status. Hyperloop One will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the “Ban the Box” legislation.

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Why work with us
Help us change the world by changing the world of transportation. What we are working on will positively effect pollution, congestion, cost of living, population density and so much more!
Open, collaborative, fun, social, hardworking and busy!
Perks & Benefits
Unlimited paid vacation
Catered lunches, snacks, coffee and drinks every day
Personal trainer on-site 3x a week
Full showers, towels and lockers
Commuter benefits
Corporate Uber account
Health, dental and vision coverage
Dog friendly
Onsite barber visits
Dry cleaning service
Stock options with early exercise option

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