Electrical Engineer in Wilsonville, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 5/28/2021

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    12 weeks
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Job Description

Electrical Engineer

This company in Wilsonville, Oregon is seeking an Electrical Engineer for a contract hire role who can work remote from home anywhere in the United States. The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for architecture, design, development and implementation of custom electrical systems for precision automation application.

Use AutoCAD Electrical software to create electrical schematics for automation equipment. Component specification, selection, and integration including motors, controllers, servos, robots, power supplies, circuit breakers, cameras, lasers, filters, and sensors etc. Electrical panel design and layout (2D, 3D). Implement designs that meet standards including UL, NFPA, and CE. Participate, coordinate and monitor electrical design for projects by working closely with mechanical and software groups. Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements;

The ideal candidate should possess their BSEE or MSEE (preferred). Over 3-5 years of direct and hands on electrical engineering experience in automation/manufacturing industry. Ability to make schematics and drawings to implement controls using AutoCAD Electrical. Experience implementing electrical controls for motion controllers, servo/stepper motorsĀ  robotics, stages, power supplies , safety circuits, making panel based electrical controls, pneumatic circuits, vision systems, sensors would be needed on a daily basis for this position hence experience hands on experience is required in these areas. Familiarity with safety requirements and risk assessments.

Experience working in a product lifecycle management software environment, implementing ECO/ECR a plus. Familiarity with UL, NFPA79, & CE standards a plus. Strong PLC experience preferred. Industrial automation electrical schematic/layout/assembly design experience. Ability to effectively use AutoCAD Electrical for schematics and layout.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer