The Design Engineer creates electrical designs along with schematics and BOMs for new equipment designs and modifies existing designs to create new equipment variations. Documentation must be developed for all steps before, during and after the design. The ability to understand and follow detailed processes and procedures and adhere to deadlines is required. A strong understanding of electronics, datasheets and legacy designs will be required along with thorough knowledge of test principles, troubleshooting and problem solving at the component level. Creation of or modification to PCBs, equipment, components and systems is required. Reverse engineering electrical design of obsolete equipment and systems is typical, along with researching obsolete parts and locating a source or creating a new design to perform the function. Works with the engineering, project management and production teams to ensure projects are well executed and completed in a timely manner. A high functional level with interpersonal skills, technical writing and verbal/written communication is critical.
Education, Certifications, Licenses & Registrations:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering with 8+ years of industry analog electronics design experience. Power supply design experience required. Electronics production experiencerequired. Hands on test experience in a lab or bench setting with safety awareness. Programming experience in low and high level languages with standard and embedded systems required.
Preferred: National Society of Professional Engineers, Professional Engineer license (state issued), PCB CAD training certification
Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. General office work environment, noise level is usually quiet to moderate as compared to private office with light traffic and computer printers.
Normal working hours for this position. Additional time as required to complete projects within a deadline.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use arms, hands and fingers to handle, feel and reach. Talk, hear and specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. On occasion the employee is required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must be able to lift up to 30lbs.