Electrical Engineer

Nikola Labs is on a quest to create the future and build the world’s leading wireless power company. As an Electrical Engineer, you will be part of a team applying Nikola’s radio frequency to direct current (RF-to-DC) wireless power technology to solve real-world problems. Through collaboration with both team members and customers, your work will help improve a wide range of consumer and industrial products by incorporating wireless power. If you are up to the challenge and want to create the future free from wires and battery maintenance, we look forward to seeing your application.


Electrical Engineer will report to the VP of Engineering and work closely with engineers and technicians on customer-focused projects and internal developments. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Hardware design, development, testing, and troubleshooting
  • Correcting analog and digital electronic assemblies under development, during system integration or returned from the field
  • Design and integration of physical packages and PCBs that are to be embodied together
  • Acquire and/or build the tools and facilities necessary to support a growing RF electronics product development company
  • Work independently and with minimal direction on specific tasks assigned to the candidate
  • Critical thinking is vital as is the willingness to challenge others regardless of their position in the company


Electrical Engineer at Nikola Labs should have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering required; Master’s preferred
  • 5+ years of experience designing and developing electronic products for consumer or commercial applications
  • Experience developing embedded software associated with electronic products is considered a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills necessary to effectively convey ideas
  • Fluency in English; other languages are a plus
  • Ability to work in US



Nikola Labs is a rapidly growing start-up with big ambitions. We think and act nimbly and believe in open communication from every team member, where feedback to improve technology and company operations is both encouraged and rewarded. We have an informal work environment that favors results over bureaucracy.



Nikola Labs is a wireless power company with an advantaged far-field technology that converts radio frequency (RF) energy into direct current (DC) power. We are a devoted and capable team that includes world-renowned electrical engineers and distinguished business leaders united by a common goal – advancing wireless power into the marketplace. We are located at The Point at Otterbein University, a maker-space and incubator for technology start-ups and home to the school’s engineering program,