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Electrical Engineer

$80k – $120k • 0.0% – 1.0%
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Job Description:

Hands on design engineer responsible for assisting in full product life-cycle (Design, Build, Test, Install and Commissioning)

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:
• Engaging with customers and other stakeholders to frame and execute electrical and automation projects.
• Define electrical component requirements based on overall system performance requirements.
• Design overall electrical control system architecture including transformers, circuit protection, power supplies, and I/O.
• Perform detailed power design, specification of facility power requirements, and integration with facility power.
• Manage technicians and outside vendors
• Develop standards and guidelines for electrical and automation systems.
• System-level design of electronic controls for robotics.
• Research, develop, design, and test of electrical components, equipment, and systems.
• Develop and maintain electrical drawings in AutoCad or Solid Works.
• Design electrical panels.
• Develop & manage validation test protocols for the electrical system in conjunction with the overall electro-mechanical system.

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Automation Engineering
• 3 to 5 years of electrical design and development experience
• A detailed understanding of servo-systems, sensors, servo drives and control components.
• Detailed electrical design knowledge of power components such as contactors, breakers, from facility power through to motor drives.

Skills:
• Experience with voltages up to 48VDC, 480VAC 3F, and associated transformers, fusing, wiring and connectors.
• Must be a self-motivated, hands-on engineer who is comfortable with mechanical systems and software tools.
• Analog and digital circuitry design and troubleshooting
• Familiarity with electromechanical systems
• ECN’s, BOM’s, documentation systems
• Electrical schematics design and interpretation
• Familiar with regulatory agency (UL, IEC, etc.) requirements
• Equipment and components wire selection and wiring.
• Safety devices (specification and wiring)
• Proficient on troubleshooting electrical systems.
• Basic project management

As a plus:
• Experience in robotics or motion control
• Basic PLC / Robot programming
• Industrial networking architecture design

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