Senior Electrical Engineer in Idaho Falls at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 8/30/2020

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Job Description

The Opportunity | Senior Electrical Engineer
The Senior Electrical Engineer designs, develops and tests a wide range of instrumentation & controls equipment for use in commercial nuclear power plants. May 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. Creativity and latitude is expected to resolve problems of diverse scope.
Your Challenges:

  • Create new designs from client requirements

  • Maintain existing designs to improve performance, manufacturability, or to replace obsolete components

  • Modify existing designs to meet new requirements

  • Provide complete product documentation packages including schematics, parts lists, test plans, test procedures, qualification reports, product brochures, operation and maintenance manuals

  • Provide technical support to clients online, by phone and on site

  • Perform independent technical reviews of other engineers' plans, designs and documents

  • Perform work in accordance with established Quality Assurance program and Standard Operating Procedures

  • Provide estimates for R&D planning

  • Determine design approaches and parameters

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

  • May review vendor capability to support product development
Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or an appropriate engineering field

  • 5+ years of experience in electrical engineering

  • Experience designing circuitry and mitigating EMC (EMI/RFI) interferences is preferred

  • Experience designing relays is preferred

  • Experience using OrCad is preferred

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office

  • Able to analyze the performance of electronic systems and circuitry

  • Able to conceive, evaluate and implement new circuit designs and design changes to existing circuits

  • Component level troubleshooting skills

  • Communicates well with peers, management, and clients

  • Able to use traditional electronics test equipment

  • Able to handle multiple tasks and priorities

  • Able to set and achieve schedule

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.


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