Electrical/Electronics Engineer, Princ in Parsippany at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 10/20/2021

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Job Description

Join the WRIGHT Team!

Curtiss-Wright Actuation Division designs, manufactures, and supports electro-mechanical actuation products and systems for use in demanding applications in Aerospace, Defense and Industrial Automation markets. Our market leading solutions help improve the reliability, efficiency and performance of our customers' operations and platforms, as well as reducing their environmental impact with energy efficient electro-mechanical designs and technology. For the Aerospace market, we supply actuation systems for flight control, landing gear, utility and other applications on both commercial and military aircraft.

In Ground & Naval Defense markets, we support a wide array of applications ranging from door assist, ramp and hatch actuation, weapons handling systems, radar and launch platform actuation, and robotic (AUV/ROV) actuation.

In Industrial Automation, our Exlar® actuators are globally recognized as a leading brand offering high power density, precision and reliability for machine/process applications in automotive, food & beverage, oil & gas, robotics, entertainment and many other industries.

Find out more information and view our products here: https://www.cw-actuation.com/About/About-Actuation-Group

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Sr Electrical / Electronics Engineer

Designs, develops, and tests a wide range of electrical components, equipment and machinery. Will use computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform assignments. Applies principles and techniques of electrical engineering to accomplish goals. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Location: Shelby NC or Charlotte NC or Parsippany NJ

Your Challenge:

  • Experienced digital/analog, electrical/electronics engineer, capable of designing three phase actuator motor controllers, digital or analog based, for new product introductions
  • Design, simulate, implement and test digital electronics using discrete circuits, CPLDs, FPGAs, DSPs, and microcontrollers, and generate firmware using VHDL, Verilog, C++
  • Design signal conditioning circuits analog and digital amplifiers, analog and digital filters, modulation/demodulation circuits, oscillators, mixers, ADC/DAC converters, digital communication circuits, power drive bridges, and AC/DC switch mode power supply converters to support products design activities
  • Design feed-forward and feedback control circuits and system/signal compensation electronics.
  • Generate circuit design schematics, layouts, printed circuit boards (PCB) using CAD tools
  • Model and simulate analog and digital circuits using simulation tools such as P-spice, MATLAB/Simulink, Model-Sim, and FPGA/CPLD vendor tools (Xilinx, Altera, etc.)
  • Implement hardware prototypes, breadboard designs, and test them in the lab environment.
  • Serial communication systems design, which includes working with network protocols (RS-485, Canbus, ARINC 429, etc.) utilizing commercial chip base modules
  • Generate high quality specifications, reports, publications, and support proposals
  • Experience dealing with environmental testing for avionics equipment's/components and familiarity with RTCA/MIL standards. Including, DAL certifications for aerospace application and familiarity with RTCA DO-178 and DO-254 specifications
  • Utilize understanding of digital design process including requirements generation, preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation, integration, and test
  • Experience with pre-contract customer discussions, briefing technical capabilities, conducting in-person trade study discussions, including schedule and cost impacts, and shaping technical requirements.
  • Review vendor experience and capability to support product development

Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field
  • 4-6 years of experience in similar role
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of MS Office
  • US citizenship required

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request