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Graduate Hardware Engineer

Ava Security seeking Graduate Hardware Engineer!

Ava SecurityFull-timeNorway, Bærum , Viken

Do you like to pick things apart to discover how they work? Ava Security is offering you a unique opportunity to become a hands-on Junior Engineer in a fast-pace aspiring start-up!

About the role

In Ava Security we help organizations see, understand, and act according to their surroundings. In Norway we are responsible for the complete design and development of all the hardware for our unique security cameras. Our team consists of mechanical, electronic, acoustic, component and embedded programmers and include several of the company’s engineering founders. As our new Hardware Engineer you will be involved in all aspects of design, prototyping, testing and manufacturing our core product; the cameras. You will deliver powerful intelligence to companies, helping them protect their people and uncover untapped operational insights with cloud video security.

Ava is dedicated to encouraging and sustaining a culture of inclusion. We know that we can develop and learn better with a diverse group of people. The experiences, ideas, knowledge, self-expression, and talent of our employees form our culture and are instrumental in our success. We’re proud that our company comprises 24 nationalities and we’re always looking to increase the variety of ideas and points of view.

Your everyday life will include:

  • Designing, reviewing and updating all aspects of Ava’s electronics
  • Hardware testing, troubleshooting and qualification
  • Collaboration with manufacturing and sub-suppliers
  • Examining and experimenting with use cases, test setups and camera technologies

Together with our video security department, you will get the opportunity to shape our unified security solution. 

Why work at Ava?

  • Attractive salary with possibility for equity in the company
  • Flexible working hours in a remote-friendly organization
  • A startup with solid financial backing and long-term horizon
  • Travel opportunities, as we have R&D offices in London & Oslo and Sales offices in the US and manufacturing partners in Asia.
  • An international group of colleagues, working on anything from hardware, software, user experience, artificial intelligence, machine learning, audio/video processing, and analytics, mechanical, and industrial design.
  • Newly refurbished and modern offices with disabled access and a view of the fjord at Technopolis in Fornebu, right outside Oslo, Norway.

Who are you?

  • You enjoy building, tinkering and working with your hands
  • You are passionate about technology and hardware product development
  • You have good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • You like taking things apart in order to understand how they work
  • You are proficient in English both written and oral

We think you fit right in if you are a team player who thinks holistically, enjoys solving complex problems and thrives working independently, while not afraid to ask for input and learn from your teammates if you are stuck.

It is also considered a bonus if you:

  • Understand schematic design and CAD PCB layout
  • Interested in scripting and low-level programming

You are not expected to have all of the following skills, but they will be useful in performing your job. All experience levels will be considered.

Other informasjon:

  • Start date: Flexible
  • Work type: Permanent position, 100%
  • Contact information: This recruitment process is conducted by Academic Work. It is a request from Avathat all questions regarding the position is handled by Academic Work.

Our selection process is continuous and the advert may close before the recruitment process is completed if we have moved forward to the screening or interview phase.

Client information

Ava Security is a global technology company with our offices located in the UK, Norway, and the USA. We founded Ava Cyber in 2016 and Ava Video in 2018 and the two companies merged in 2020 to become a unified security provider with extensive capital investment from Ubon Partners. We exist because we believe that we can create a better, smarter way to deliver security. We aim to help organizations protect their operations, while going beyond security to optimize for their evolving business needs, giving people time to spend on the possibilities ahead.