Sr. Electrical Product Development Engineer at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Tempe, Arizona

Job Description:


Kforce's client, a growing engineering company in the Tempe, AZ area is seeking an Electrical Product Design Engineer. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager.

The candidate will be responsible for product design and development, documentation and introduction into manufacturing of electrical products. The individual will be given responsibility for specific product development or customer driven projects. This individual will also be responsible for developing new product ideas and producing documentation that will allow evaluation of the concept. They must be self-motivated and capable of project management to ensure all aspects of the designs are completed to schedule.


  • Responsible for development of designs for electrical product line

  • Review project/product specifications and be capable of providing initial evaluation of design requests and provide estimates to allow customer proposals to be created; Take responsibility for developing a realistic schedule with milestones and driving project to completion with minimal supervision; Is responsible for design, prototype build, prototype testing, product documentation, creation of test and assembly instructions/procedures and insuring project compliance with ISO procedures

  • Directs projects through the use of design teams for the purpose of work distribution and transferring the design knowledge to the Sustaining Engineers for product implementation into manufacturing

  • Maintains a proficient knowledge in the science of electrical design, especially as it pertains to flow meters and their calibration; This includes knowledge in PCB layout, schematic capture, communication protocols and embedded microcontroller, designing for CE noise immunity and hazardous area approvals; Ensure that products conform to the state of the art of flow measurement technology

  • Understand manufacturing processes and ensure designs conform to established processes


  • BSEE from a four-year college or university

  • 5 years minimum of Engineering Product Design experience

  • Experience with Altium Designer, schematic capture and PCB layout or similar CAD Software

  • Experience with designing for CE noise immunity and hazardous area approvals (Explosion Proof and Intrinsically Safe) is a plus

  • Experience in communication protocols (CANbus, ModBus, TCP/IP) is preferred

  • Microcontroller embedded experience preferred (Microchip PIC and/or Atmel AVR)

  • Instrumentation experience is a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.