Controls Engineer with Software Experience

Make a difference everyday!

Sunrise seeks a Controls Engineer with software experience who has a passion for interesting, meaningful work.

  • Deep Controls Engineering experience: motor, pneumatic, fluidic, motion, etc.; software implementation experience using C/C++
  • Robotics experience a plus; some medical device experience a plus
  • Understanding of the performance requirements of a control subsystem and how the requirements are technically achieved
  • Demonstration of good writing skills, analytical skills, scientific knowledge, and hands-on design skills
  • A bachelor's degree in a technical field and 5 years of related experience are required
You’ll stand out with:
  • Robotics experience
  • Medical device experience with requirements analysis and FMEA
At Sunrise you will:
  • Be our project specialist working on requirements, analysis, design, implementation, and testing of electromechanical control software
  • Implement controls in coordination with the System, Mechanical, Electrical, and Software Engineers
  • Perform technical trade-offs to support decisions for best outcomes
  • Develop the overall controls approach for a subsystem, which could include:
    • Motor control for torque, speed, position using microcontrollers (BLDC, AC, stepper, DC)
    • Motion planning and control
    • Optical illumination, focusing, software filtering
    • Thermal control
    • Fluidic, pneumatic, and hydraulic actuation and control
    • Sensor optimization
  • Evaluate and perform analytics on control subsystems for stability and performance
  • Assess technical risks associated with controls schemes, including patient risks
  • Assist with testing and formal verification, ensuring the product meets requirements
  • Significantly contribute to or review:
    • System Requirements
    • System Architecture
    • System FMEA
    • System and subsystem Test Plans
  • Medical device experience with requirements analysis and FMEA

We're in southern New Hampshire where the mountains, lakes and ocean are our play ground and Boston is just down the road. 

We offer great benefits and competitive salaries based on experience. We encourage you to send your resume and cover letter to Human Resources at:

We do not accept resumes from staffing agencies or search firms unless a valid search agreement is in place with the agency for a specific position.