R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
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Electrical Engineer - Digital Electronics

Location: Highland, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 2/14/2018
Job ID: 02519854
Job Description

Our client has been a pioneer in the electric industry, manufacturing control and protective devices for generators, motors, and other prime movers. They serve the electric power industry with solid state relays for feeder, transmission, bus, transformer, generator and motor protection for any application. Their utility grade and industrial grade relays offer high accuracy, low burden, flexibility, and low maintenance and their microprocessor based relays combine multi-function protection with control, metering, data acquisition, and networked communications.

JOB SUMMARY: With assistance from Senior level engineering staff, design electrical/electronic products as assigned.

REPORT TO: Electrical Engineering Manager

*Assist in establishing design criteria to meet customer requirements.
*Design unit per design specification or per sales design data or per individual customer specification.
*Coordinate electrical design efforts with firmware/software engineer so the system will integrate properly.
*Supervise technicians assigned to a particular job or project.
*Evaluate design concepts through a theoretical study, a breadboard and a prototype, having design reviews as necessary.
*Record design and test data.
*Release to Mechanical Engineering section when design has been confirmed with schematics and electrical bill of materials.
*Use standard parts and circuits when possible and calculate stress information on all components used in design.
*Write Theory of Operation
*Verify correctness of final schematics, printed circuit board and Bill of Materials.
*Assist Technical Writer in writing manual and sales bulletin on products designed.
*Estimate material and engineering effort required on jobs being quoted as assigned by Supervisor.
*Keep current engineering estimate sheets and work schedules.
*Generate quotes in response to sales/marketing inputs.
*Perform all other duties as assigned.

*B.S.E.E. Degree required
*6+ years of electronic circuit design experience
*Travel as required for training, support of project tasks, product issues, or other design or job related needs.
*Proficient computer skills.