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Electrical Engineer - Vehicle Mechatronics

One of the world's leading heavy truck manufacturers is looking for an Electrical Engineer to join their team!


Apply engineering principles to improve electronic components.
This includes the development of concepts to improve operation of components and the analysis of associated technical problems.
Manage considerable complexity while working with minimum of supervision.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Creates and updates project plans.
Plan, coordinate, and supervise the testing, and documentation of the results for new and existing components and trucks in all product lines. Develop and document application- specific test plans.
Creates, modifies, and uses analytical tools and experimental methods.
Orders experimental hardware for evaluation.
Provides test instructions to laboratory technicians and advises laboratory personnel of instrumentation needs.
Reviews and analyzes experimental and analytical results.
Composes monthly progress reports and specifications and/or contract proposals.
Presents periodic oral project reviews.
Documents completed projects in written reports.
Maintains technical expertise in areas of specialization by reading literature, joining societies, attending conferences, writing technical papers, etc.
Trains other engineers in areas of expertise and specialization.
Participates in technical and industry associations.
Manages projects conducted internally and at outside companies.
Maintains clean and safe work area.
Maintains files of correspondence, technical information, and experimental or analytical results.
Exchanges information with colleagues.
Required background experience and skills:

MS degree or BS degree in electrical, computer, or mechanical engineering.
2-4 years of previous work experience with electronic components or Ph.D. in electrical engineering.
Good oral, presentation, and written communication skills.
Knowledge of the basic principles of combustion engines.
Proficient PC skills including word processing and spreadsheet software.
Experience with hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical systems.
Familiarity with electronic component and software testing.
Experience with instrumentation for making electrical, mechanical, thermodynamic, noise, and emissions measurements.
Knowledge of engine controls, dynamics, vibration, and acoustics.
Interpersonal skills.
Analytical skills.
Preferred but not required:

Automotive Industry Experience
Top must haves:

2+ years of engineering experience
Completed education in electrical, computer, or mechanical engineering
Additional Information:

Location: Portland
Duration: 2 year contract
Job Number: 5662
Job Location: Portland, ORE
Rate: DOE
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 2 years
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 03/11/2019
Attention: Dina
Address: 3836 N BALLAST ST
City, State: PORTLAND, OR 97217
Phone: 503/608-7895
Fax Phone: 503/608-7896

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