Posted on: November 25, 2022
The primary responsibilities of the Electrical Engineer position
will include all aspects of embedded systems hardware and software
throughout the product development process. Other areas of
involvement include leading problem-solving efforts, hands-on
hardware debugging and verification, schematic design (preferably
in OrCAD Capture or Altium) and managing PCB layout (preferably in
Allegro/OrCAD PCB Designer or Altium).Major Responsibilities
Include but are not Limited to:
Specify, design and implement embedded control systems for accurate
positioning systems according to the product requirements.
Create designs and specifications of digital and analog electronic
and electric systems for said positioners, including 1- and 3-phase
high-voltage power systems, logic systems, components
specifications, motion control electronics, control boxes, motors
and their accompanying mechanical systems.
Code software for said systems including embedded systems software
and computer interface Software.
Research and keep current with emerging technologies, determine how
we might apply to Internal products and software offerings.
Develop product ideas and present to the team.
Develop new hardware systems and maintain hardware designs and
upgrades when needed.
Develop software to run on new systems and maintain software for
bug fixes and new features.
Develop and implement testing standards for software and hardware
implemented changes in a timely manner to all departments.
Manage projects and effectively lead the project teams to stay on
track with project timelines.
Proof manuals for internal distribution on technical issues.
Support and participate in all planned training programs,
performing individual on the job training sessions as well as
attending training sessions.
Assist in training and supporting the sales, service and production
Coordinate technical issues on products with production,
engineering, sales, service, supply chain, customers and
Skills, Education, and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or closely related
discipline; Master's degree a definite plus. Professional Engineer
(PE) licensure a plus but not required.
Minimum 8-10 years of proven applicable experience in electrical
engineering for an industrial equipment manufacturer required.
Demonstrated leadership and proven project management experience
required. Solid proficiency using CAD software. Intermediate to
advanced ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and
Must possess a wide breadth of knowledge in mathematics, physics,
electrical controls, embedded systems, mechanics, pneumatics and
hydraulics.Technical Skills Required
Expertise in C or C++ programming for embedded systems.
Expertise in custom digital electronics design, from schematic
capture and part selection through layout and route.
Expertise in test and debugging of custom digital hardware.
Expertise in PID motion control software design.
Expertise in PMSM motor control libraries such as RTCESL or
Expertise in Linux operating systems, especially including the
device tree blob.
Expertise in RTOS multi-threaded embedded systems.Technical Skills
Familiarity with RTOS and multithreading.
Familiarity with various communications protocols (RS232,
Skills in high voltage electronics, mixed analog digital
Experience creating and running tests and simulation tools,
including use of automated tools such as Labview or HPVEE.Desired
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with an
ability to explain technical.
concepts and/or present logical explanations for proposed
Works well as part of a team with a personable and professional
Works well independently with minimal supervision, personal
discretion and responsibility.
Detail-oriented, organized and highly efficient.
Ability to drive project-based efforts with large degrees of
Enjoys working in many disciplines.
Eager, quick learner.
Ability to problem solve.
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and
include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short
and long term disability, and matching 401k.About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified
professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been
successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the
Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly
specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting
and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building
meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well
as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and
workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting
career.VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and
participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
local, state or federal civil rights laws.Thank you for your
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