Electrical Engineer

Honda Motors   •  

Greensboro, NC

Industry: Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 153 days ago

This job is no longer available.


General Summary:

This position is for an electrical wiring design engineer that will perform wiring design and integration tasks associated with the Honda Aircraft Electrical Systems in SEE Electrical Expert (IGE-XAO). This position will report directly to the Manager, Electrical Wiring Design.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Background and demonstrated ability is required in the technical areas listed below:

  • Electrical wiring and Harness Design
    • Wiring standards and best practice design
    • Aircraft zonal requirements and coordination
    • Power, ground, signals, and databuses
    • Wire gauge and type consideration
    • Connector and backshell qualification and selection (EMI, high temperature, high vibration, environmentally sealed/hermetic, connector compatibility, pin selection, ect.)
    • Misc. electrical harness hardware selection (splices, solder sleeves, grounding blocks, tie wraps, terminal lugs, ect.)
    • Development of configuration managed, electrical harness design packages
    • Parts list, bill of materials, parts and standards callout
    • Fabrication techniques for integrated wiring assemblies
    • Cost, weight, and schedule trade-offs
  • Wire Diagram and Harness Drawing Generation
    • Interpretation of system interface control data to conceptual schematics for point-to-point wiring connections between units
    • Evolution of conceptual schematics into aircraft wiring information
    • Coordination of 3D data for implementation into harness drawing packages
    • Creation and knowledge of drawing part number changes vs. drawing revisions
    • Use of wiring design tool to generate wire diagrams and harness drawings
  • System integration as it applies to complex wiring assemblies
    • Good overall working knowledge of aircraft electrical/electronic system
    • Implementation of wiring and harness level system separation and segregation to avoid common cause failure modes, including electrical signal and power separation
    • Databus and digital equipment interface considerations

"Honda Aircraft Is An Equal Opportunity Employer"



Education, Work Experience, Certification and/or Licensure:

  • BSEE or equivalent technical training, and a minimum of 5 years applicable industry related work experience in wire design

  • Experience with IGE-XAO SEE Electrical Expert is preferred; Mentor Graphics, Autocad, Zuken, or similar smart wiring design tool is required

  • Good working knowledge with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is required

  • Good working knowledge with Teamcenter for releasing wire diagrams and harness drawings, or familiarity with other PLM systems (such as SmartTeam, etc.) is desired

  • Good working knowledge with Electrical Wiring Interconnect System (EWIS) is desired

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Candidate must be capable of utilizing source control drawings (SCDs), Interface Control Drawings (ICDs) and schematics to create aforementioned items
  • The candidate must have a detailed understanding of and the capability for specialization of aircraft electrical harness design requirements, harness level system separation and segregation, and system integration at the wiring design level in a smart software environment
  • Be able to work with and understand the exportation and use of information within a smart wiring software environment
  • Must be able to follow the companies PLM drawing release process to meet specified guidelines
  • Must also be capable of working independently
  • Must possess excellent coordination skills, and must work well in a multi-functional team environment to obtain design requirements for developing wiring design products
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