Senior Electrical Design Engineer

If you love engineering, then you will love working at CEI! We are looking for passionate-minded individuals just like you!

Colorado Engineering Inc. (CEI) is a Woman Owned Small Business located in Northern Colorado Springs. Founded in 2003, CEI has become known by its government and commercial customers as a highly reliable, go-to source for high-tech hardware and software design engineering of COTS and custom solutions. CEI’s innovative approach and “out of the box thinking,” complimented by an exceptionally talented engineering team, enables it to create high-quality hardware, software, system, and subsystem solutions to meet customers’ toughest design requirements.

CEI is seeking a highly experienced Senior Electrical Design Engineer for new product development and product improvement projects as part of a multi-disciplinary team. This includes design, analysis, and all aspects of project engineering work.

Required Skills

  • Self-motivation and capability of working alone or within a team of engineers.
  • Knowledge of all phases of board development from inception through production (architecture, schematics, layout, debug and documentation), and FPGA applications.
  • Knowledge of Software, Firmware and Hardware design.
  • Digital Signal Processing (DSP) and all other aspects of electrical engineering.
  • Systems Engineering experience is also highly desired.
  • A BS degree in Electrical Engineering is a must.
  • Willingness to work a minimum of 45 hours/week.

Desired Qualities and Experience

  • Work experience in electronic product design and development
  • Experience with prototype assembly, turn-on, and debug in a laboratory environment.
  • Experience taking a design from concept to production, including characterization of designs.
  • Storage industry knowledge and experience related to design using SAS or SATA expanders.
  • Knowledge of Radar, EW/ELINT/SIGINT and Communications a plus.
  • Knowledge in power supply design.
  • Proficiency with Altium tool set.
  • Knowledge of PCI Express and Ethernet.
  • Experience with DFx practices.
  • Ability to work efficiently cross-functionally, including working with high-volume domestic and international manufacturing facilities.

Please Note

  • Prior military should also be prepared to provide a copy of your DD-214 upon completion of a successful interview process.
  • U.S. Citizenship is REQUIRED for all positions at Colorado Engineering, Inc.
  • Applicants with recommendations are preferred.
  • Referrals through network preferred.
  • No third party applications.
  • CEI is an equal opportunity employer.
Colorado Engineering hires exclusively on a case-by-case, professional-to-job basis, and only after a careful and thorough vetting process has been carried out by all CEI management staff members.

More Information

CEI employs only the highest caliber people the industry has to offer. Its team is deeply committed to promoting a can-do attitude using cross-training and opportunities that are both personally and professionally challenging and rewarding. This philosophy has attracted an extraordinarily talented and experienced cadre of winning team members. CEI’s environment and culture foster innovative thinking and promote high levels of participation by everyone to continuously strive to improve its superior work processes and ethics.

If you feel the time is right for you to become a member of CEI’s highly professional and success-orientated team, apply now!

Along with your complete resume, please include a cover page with a brief personal bio, professional experience, relocation details (if necessary), and the reasons you would like to join the Colorado Engineering team.


Some of CEI’s exceptional employee benefits include:
  • Fully paid medical insurance
  • Education assistance
  • Fully stocked kitchen
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  • 11 paid holidays
  • 10-20 paid vacation days, dependent on years of experience
  • Company-paid medical health care plan for employees and families
  • Company-paid basic dental health care plan for employees and families
  • Company-paid vision health care plan for employees and families
  • Company-paid short and long-term disability for employees
  • 401K plan with matching employer contributions
  • Company-paid life insurance for employees
  • Company-paid sick leave, military leave, and jury duty
  • Company-paid accidental death and dismemberment insurance for employees
  • Education assistance
  • Fully stocked kitchen
  • Complementary monthly in-house massages by licensed therapist