Sr. Electrical Engineer

Curtiss-Wright Corporation   •  

Portland, ME

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 46 days ago


    • Determines design approaches and parameters

    • Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts a wide range of experimental tests and evaluates results

    • Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability

    • May review vendor capability to support product development

    • Effectively manage and support New Product Introduction (NPI), Specifically the design of electronic circuitry, circuit design and PCB layout

    • Ensure all design and procurement activities meet the specified NPI needs and deadlines, as well as any internal quality and industry regulatory standards

    • Effectively manage and support existing products by analyzing /debugging interface circuits for customer applications. Ensure issues are addressed and resolved in a timely manner, with minimal disruption to production.

    • Oversee the review of products (both NPI and existing) for Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), ensuring that the capability of electronic equipment or systems can operate in the intended application.

    • Actively participate in cross functional teams to identify and address production and development issues Ensures teams take appropriate steps to trouble shoot problems as they arise in order to minimize defects on final manufactured parts and products

    • Manage and lead the development of new testing hardware and software to support the manufacturing operation, as well as new product development, on an as needed basis

  • Interface with Manufacturing Engineers on issues regarding NPI, PCB and EMC requirements

Your Expertise

    • Proficiency in design, developing and testing electrical components, equipment and machinery

    • Ability to make decisions or suggestions based on rules or procedure's

    • CAD circuit design software, circuit simulation software (Altium experience is a plus)

    • Equipment Operation (Voltmeter, Oscilloscope, Power supply, Helmholtz Coil, Frequency generator)

    • Design for EMC

    • Experience with Design and Process FMEAs preferred

    • Root cause analysis

    • Worst case analysis

    • Customer-focus mindset with strong interpersonal skills, written and oral communication skills

    • Superior planning and organization skills with attention to detail; ability to operate under pressure and meet deadlines

    • Proficiency in Microsoft products: Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, Visio

  • Highly motivated with the ability to work independently and as a team.

Education & Experience

    • Bachelors' Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum of 4 years related engineering experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment, ideally in the automobile or commercial vehicle industry