Senior Electrical Engineer

Stanley Black & Decker   •  

Southington, CT

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

This position requires travel of 10-15%. Ideal candidates should be able to switch focus on projects/tasks with sensitivity to product launch and highest impact to critical path.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Identify/develop applicable technologies to effectively address product needs
  • Work with Mechanical Engineers and Industrial Designers to develop detailed product specifications and product designs
  • Deliver production hardware utilizing microcontrollers and various RF technologies (BT, BLE, WiFi, RFID, etc.).
  • Test, debug, monitor and document changes for firmware development.
  • Proficiency with programming languages to include Assembly (such as 8051, ARM, etc), C/C++.
  • Proficient with hardware and firmware design tools.
  • Convert product feature concepts into workable prototypes.
  • Stay up-to-date with latest technologies and methods especially in the areas of connected products and technologies (BLE, Wifi, Zigbee, etc..) in the home products, outdoor products and consumer power tool industry.
  • Develop software algorithms that satisfy end user needs and Implement these algorithms into robust code as a member of a project team
  • Member of a cross-functional product development team responsible for designing electronics and embedded controls for electronic hand tools
  • Maintain focus on speed, quality and cost while developing embedded controls/electronic designs for electronic hand tools
  • Participate in product design and safety reviews
  • Support productionization plans with international internal and external suppliers
  • Support creation and execution of product qualification plans with both internal and external test labs

Employee Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in Electrical engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent)
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience directly supporting Product Development in an engineering role
  • Experience with consumer product development a plus
  • Must be fluent in programming languages such as C, and C++.
  • Must be versed in both analog and digitalelectrical engineering circuits employing ADC, SPI, I2C, UART, FLASH, EEPROM, Amplifiers, Comparators, sensors, etc.
  • Must have experience with electronic test equipment such as power supplies, multimeters, and oscilloscopes.
  • Familiarity/experience with PCB layout Spice/Altium
  • Prototyping experience a plus
  • Must be able to work on multiple projects in a fast paced environment
  • Effective communication and a team oriented attitude are an absolute must; we succeed together and we stumble together
  • Must be willing to learn and evaluate new technologies as necessary
  • Must be a highly analytical decision maker with a focus on execution
  • Travel 10-15%
  • Must have a “can-do” attitude – the desire to go above and beyond in all you do
  • Position is eligible for sponsorship