Electrical Engineering Manager in Kent, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions has an open direct hire opportunity for an Electrical Engineering Manager for an Aerospace Electronics Company out of Kent, WA. The Electrical Engineering Manager will be responsible for leadership of the electrical engineering team as well as the electrical schematic and layout design, development, evaluation and modification of new and existing products. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the overall management of the electrical engineering department, including resource allocation and administrative aspects
  • Provides expertise to direct and strategize electrical engineering design and implementation
  • Provides guidance and mentoring for the EE department
  • Implements cross-training activities and plans for employees under his/her direction with specific attention toward the development of a highly flexible work force
  • Supports conceptual design for new product development
  • Acts as EE subject matter expert for internal and external customer interactions
  • Encourages coordination between internal departments including other engineering disciplines and manufacturing
  • Detailed electrical design of avionics boxes, 4K video monitors, TCP/IP networks, IP media streaming
  • Creates schematics and PCB layouts using Altium Designer or Orcad / PADS
  • Supports Aircraft TC and STC process and requirements
  • Other Duties as necessary

Job Requirements:

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering required, MBA and/or MSEE desired
  • Must have 10-15+ years Electrical Engineering experience
  • Must have 10+ years of aviation design experience
  • Must have 3+ years of direct Supervisory experience of 5 or more EE resources


Strong knowledge of the following is a plus:

  • Aircraft system interfaces for Boeing, Airbus, Gulfstream, Bombardier, and Dassault
  • Altium Designer and Vault
  • Developing Avionics to pass RTCA DO160G, RTCA DO254, Boeing D6
  • RTCA DO294, RTCA DO307, RTCA DO313 knowledge
  • ARINC 664 experience
  • Product Lifecycle Management systems such as Agile
  • Rapid prototyping
  • ERP controlled manufacturing environment
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to work independently in a fast paced environment with diverse, multifunctional teams.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

Volt is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol "VISI".   To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com