Job: Electronics Engineer III

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Plainview, NY

Job Description

  • Experience in the design of switch mode power supplies.
  • Actively lead design reviews and evaluation of power electronic circuit designs.
  • Design and evaluation of magnetic components; transformer and inductor.
  • Perform Circuit, worst-case and thermal analyses.
  • Pursue and evaluate new technologies for power electronics.
  • Work collaboratively with manufacturing engineering to assure that design-for-manufacturing and design-for-reliability principles are consistently applied to all development programs.
  • Understanding of magnetic materials.
  • Collaborate in team meetings and activities, including product development team support as appropriate.
  • Must work onsite within the facility.
  • Works in an environment where continuous improvement methods are utilized to design, ensure manufacturability, and maintain a high level of quality in our products and according to customer specifications and expectations.
  • Manages a workload with constantly changing variables such that the business plan is not affected.
  • Minimum Requirements:

    • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, required. In leiu of degree 9-11 years of experience can be considered.
    • Minimum of 5 years experience in the design and development of power electronics devices.
    • Strong technical skills and ability to work within cross-functional product development teams.
    • Strong presentation and technical writing skills. Well-developed interpersonal skills.
    • High level of creativity with strong problem solving and analytical skills.
    • Lead and drive high performance engineering programs with a strong focus on program execution and rigor, customer satisfaction, and speed to market.
    • Demonstrated ability to apply sound technical judgment.
    • Ability to maintain a proactive and positive approach to resolve challenging technical issues.
    • Must demonstrate flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities and assignments, ability to prioritize tasks and meet challenging schedules and deadlines.
    • Ability to communicate comfortably and effectively including ability to present findings in formal and in ad-hoc situations and answer resulting questions from management.
    • This position requires access to technology, materials, software or hardware that is controlled by US export laws.  In order to be eligible for this position, you must be a US person under US export laws or, eligible for approval for a U.S. Government export license.  A US Person includes a US citizen, lawful Permanent Resident, refugee or asylee.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Over 5 years of experience in the design and a development of power electronic devices is preferred.  Designing for military and aerospace environmental compliance (Electrical Input Power, Thermal Limits, Mechanical Shock and Vibration)
    • Master of Science degree
    • Understanding of EMI/EMC filter design.
    • Familiarity with military standards; MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-981, MIL-PRF-27, MIL-STD-38534/5, etc.
    • Familiarity with radiation effects in SPACE environments.
    • Must be highly self-motivated and self-directed and able to take minimal direction and produce sound technical solutions.
    • Strong customer focus and demonstrated ability to build and manage relationships. Ability to effectively communicate at all levels within the customer community.
    • Contract Specialties is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce

Job ID: 18115


Engineer, Northeast