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Electrical Engineer in Mississauga at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 3/21/2019

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Job Description


The Opportunity | Electrical Engineer


As a qualified electrical engineer with experience designing analogue and digital circuits for machine automation, you will be developing naval machinery and you will be expected to organize and lead projects. Projects will begin with assisting in the preparation of estimates and technical write-ups through project planning, design, troubleshooting, through qualification testing and possible set-to-work activities on-board naval vessels.
Location: Mississauga, ON


The Challenge:  



  • Ensure all work is performed according to the Quality Management System (QMS).

  • Design and maintain electronic systems for military naval systems.

  • Analyse customer needs and determine electrical system requirements, capacity and cost.

  • Support interfacing disciplines such as mechanical, software, test, customer support, manufacturing, production, product management and project management.

  • Inspect electronic equipment, instruments and systems to make sure the meet safety standards and applicable regulations.

  • Develop testing and maintenance procedures for electronic equipment and systems.

  • Work with project managers on production efforts to ensure that projects are completed satisfactorily, on time and within budget.

  • Occasional travel to support on site field service activities.

  • Follows every reasonable precaution to ensure work is performed following the Health & Safety procedures. Immediately report accidents and incidents and participate in their investigations. 


Your Expertise:



  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Applied Science.

  • 8 plus years of hands on experience.

  • PEO "Professional Engineer" designation is an asset


  • Experience with naval or airborne machinery including winches, large projects and their management, as well as government and international customers would be an asset

  • Familiar with preparation of project plans, test procedures, qualification testing and technical reports.

  • Practical knowledge of schematics and PCB Layout.

  • Experience with EMI standard and MIL-STD-461 is an asset

  • Proficient in detailing system design, motor controls, operator panel layout, cabling, control logic methodologies & electro-hydraulic controls.

  • Familiar with packaging of electrical and electronics assemblies

  • Ability to work independently with little supervision.

  • Must be Canadian citizen and able to obtain and maintain security clearance of secret level or higher


All successful applicants must be eligible to meet the requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP) and/or a Canadian government security clearance.


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.