Sr. Electrical Engineer - Highland, IL


With little assistance, design electrical/electronic products as assigned.

Reports to: Electrical Engineering Manager

Essential Duties

  • Assist in establishing design criteria to meet customer requirements.
  • Design unit per design specification or per sales design data or per individual customer specification.
  • Coordinate electrical design with firmware/software engineer so the system will integrate properly.
  • Supervise other engineers and technicians assigned to a particular project.
  • Evaluate design concepts through a theoretical study, a breadboard and a prototype, having design reviews as necessary.
  • Record design and test data.
  • Release to Mechanical Engineering section when design has been confirmed, with approved schematics and electrical bill of materials.
  • Use standard parts and circuits when possible and calculate stress information on all components used in design.
  • Write Theory of Operation.
  • Verify correctness of final schematics, printed circuit boards, and bill of material.
  • Assist Technical Writer in writing manual and sales bulletin on products designed.
  • Estimate material and engineering effort required on jobs being quoted as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Keep current engineering estimate sheets and work schedules.
  • Generate quotes in response to sales/marketing inputs.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • BSEE Degree or equivalent.
  • Six years' electrical design experience.
  • Travel as required for training, support of project tasks, product issues, or other design or job related needs.
  • Proficient computer skills.

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