Job Title: Sr Electrical Engineer
Location: San Diego, CA
Type: Perm

This position will be responsible to oversee, develop, analyze and improve all key technologies in company products. The role will be strongly focusing on scientific and hands-on application of principles in the field of Electrostatic systems, high voltage, battery and charger systems, BLDC motors and controller, analog and digital circuits, firmware and other technological advances within the product category.

The Sr EE and Technologist will use his/her technical background and expertise to manage other internal and external resources to create and validate new designs and solve technical problems with proper root cause analysis tools on existing products. This role requires cross functional and collaborative work across multiple disciplines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
– Evaluate, assess, design & develop technologies and enhancements in the field of electrostatics, high voltage charging, rechargeable battery systems, analogue and digital circuits, DC motor and controllers and firmware – as a systems approach
– Evaluate Systems to increase efficacy, efficiency and enhance product/user interaction
– Create new methods and standards to validate performance and reliability of these systems in the Lab and in a real world environment.
– Build a claims substantiation database based on the ongoing improvements and findings
– Build and/or acquire testing equipment and validate test procedures, with internal and external products
– Partake in and lead design reviews
– Develop and document test procedures, execute testing following quality standards, and report results
– Work with cross-functional teams (Product Development, Test Lab, Marketing, Manufacturing, etc.) and participate in collaborative meetings between Asian and USA teams
– Perform root cause analysis, identification and implementation of corrective actions
– Update project tracking documents and provide progress reports to management
– Maintain and manage the use of controlled files in a PDM software (BOM’s, CAD, testing documentation, reports, SOPs, etc.)
– Conduct research for continual improvements and testing methods per Warranty/Market as well incorporating feedback from product marketing

– Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field or commensurate experience required, Master in relevant field a plus
– 5+ years of relevant Electrical Engineering experience in consumer or commercial product field and with technologies described
– Able to apply science, engage in research and collaborate with SME’s
– Prior work experience with high-volume manufacturing and assembly, preferably in Asia and/or Mexico
– Basic mechanical knowledge of common high-volume products such as Power tools, Appliances, or Industrial equipment is a plus
– Understanding of QCQA testing and inspections
– Self-motivated and self-directed with strong time management skills
– Agile and highly flexible to support a demanding industry with ability to handle multiple projects
– Data-driven with excellent problem-solving skills
– Detail-oriented, organized and disciplined with files and data handling
– Demonstrated leadership qualities with ability to build relationships with cross-functional teams and global partners
– Proactive self-starter that takes initiative with ability to work independently
– Must be personable with excellent communication and listening skills
– Strong sense of personal accountability, responsibility, and ownership
– Capable of working efficiently and savvy with technology, including MS Office and PDM/PLM software
– Assembly fixture, mold and tool design experience is highly desirable

To apply for this position please submit an MS Word doc of your resume and put in the subject “Job ID # 1962”.

Job Post Details:

Time: Full Time
Pay Rate: 130,000
Skills: Electrical Engineer, electrostatics, high voltage charging, rechargeable battery, analog, digitial, circuits, DC Motor, controllers, Firmware, high volume manufacturing, QCQA testing

Company Info:

Company Name: High-Tech Professionals
Contact Person: Denise Lidell