Electrical Engineer

Location: Burnaby, BC, Canada
Date Posted: 05-03-2018
Who You Are:

An experienced Electrical Engineer with a passion for learning (bonus points if you have Maritime or Naval experience!). You will be responsible for the design, selection, evaluation, integration and documentation of electrical / electronic / electromechanical (EEE) components to meet our design requirements. Plus you will be working on a team of Mechanical and Hardware Engineers all working to build our Integrated Tactical Bridge Systems that are installed on Navies all around the world!


The Job:
 
  • Performs studies, experiments, research and tests that contribute to the design and development of navigation system products. Establishes codes, standards, drawings, specifications and requirements for both commercial and military customers.
  • Contributes to the design of systems based on design for manufacturability principles including ease of manufacture, standardization, design for maintenance, minimization of parts, and equipment commonality, etc.
  • Updates and maintains the parts database utilizing the company’s Product Lifecycle Management software tool.
  • Actively participates in preliminary, functional, critical detail and production design reviews and takes responsibility for ensuring production readiness.
  • Creates electrical schematics, block diagrams, cable lists, cable routings and other relevant manufacturing information documents in accordance with the company’s design standards.
  • Ensures designs are optimized for adherence to EMI/EMC, Human Factors, Safety and other relevant industry and/or classification society standards.
  • Assists more senior engineers in carrying out technical tasks requiring accuracy of calculations, completeness of data and adherence to prescribed methods.
  • Provides detailed design purchase specifications and guidance to support personnel.
  • Initiates and executes design reviews to ensure that the resulting design meets system, customer and budgetary requirements and is compliant to industry and government standards.
  • Clearly communicates technical and design documentation to other stakeholder functions.
  • Initiates, when required, and executes engineering change request (ECRs) as well as provides supporting justification data in a time sensitive manner.
  • Specifies and executes design verification testing, including monitoring of technical performance indicators or design budgets.
  • Follows workplace operating and environmental, health and safety procedures and guidelines
 

You Bring:

 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant work experience
  • 2-6 years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge and experience with computer hardware, networking hardware and electronics
  • Design and selection of harness, cables and connectors
  • Experience in designing electrical products for manufacture
  • Working knowledge of EMI, EMC effects
  • Working knowledge of digital and analog electrical circuits
  • Development of test procedures
  • Design for harsh climatic environments, corrosive, and marine environments
  • Familiarity with product certification testing to civilian and military standards
  • Proven ability to analyze and solve problems
  • Working knowledge with SolidWorks and AutoCAD is preferred
  • Familiarity with naval platform environment
  • Familiarity with Computers, MS Office Suite, SharePoint, peripheral equipment, test, diagnostic and measuring equipment.
  • Experience with marine electronic and electrical systems
  • Conscientious team player who pays attention to detail and possesses excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Organized, able to handle multiple projects and prioritize workload
  • Must be eligible for security clearance*
  • Occasional travel may be required

*Due to the nature of our company, all employees must pass specific security criteria. Only candidates who are Canadian citizens or have PR status and who satisfy security clearance criteria will be considered.

Our offices are conveniently located in Burnaby near Willingdon and Hwy 1, close to transit, bike routes and running trails.  We have free parking, secure bike lock up and showers.
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