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Design Engineer

Job Summary

S&C is the specialist in high voltage switching, protection and control, providing products for the electric power industry since 1911. Development Engineering - Interrupting Systems is responsible for the integration of Power Hardware subsystems in bringing new products to market. This position is for a team-oriented, early career, electrical engineer with interests in product development. This position reports to the Manager -Interrupting systems.

The Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Design and analysis of medium voltage power distribution switchgear, magnetic actuators, and current transformers
  • Development of novel test plans for new and existing products
  • Execution of medium voltage and high-power testing per relevant standards on new and existing product designs
  • Preparation of necessary design models, drawings, and requests to create test vehicles
  • Presentation of significant findings, orally and in writing, to senior management and engineers throughout the company
  • Participation in formal A3 Problem Solving events as well as Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA) events
  • Providing superior engineering support for cross functional development related problems
  • Providing high quality engineering support for internal and external customers
  • Design, build and test engineering plans for concept validation

To select this job as one of interest to you, at a minimum, you must have the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with data processing and scripting languages such as Matlab, R, Python, or Excel VBA
  • Working knowledge of current/voltage transformers, magnetic actuators, and power electronic devices
  • Desire to work hands-on
  • Excellent technical writing skills
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced, hands-on environment
  • Ability to operate successfully both independently and as part of a larger engineering team

Major Physical Demands

  • Standing: Occasional standing for work
  • Lifting: Occasional light lifting, infrequent lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Walking: Occasional walking throughout the facility
  • Carrying: Occasional carrying of light objects for short distances
  • Pushing: Infrequent use of a manual hand truck to move items
  • Pulling: Infrequent use of a manual hand truck to move items
  • Bending: Occasional bending
  • Reaching: Occasional Reaching
  • Handling: Occasional Handling of parts or tools
  • Environment: Standard Office / desktop workspace
Salary Range
$63,000.00 - $80,000.00
per Year
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Chicago, IL, 60626, US