Systems Engineer - Product Development

Hampton, VA, US
Posted 2 weeks ago by FPC East Seattle

Job Description

Systems Engineer - Product Development

Systems Engineer researches, develops, designs and validates mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic hardware and associated control logic for use in larger mobile equipment.

Description of Duties:

· Develops mechanical, hydraulic, and electro-mechanical systems for use on larger mobile equipment.

· Researches solutions to optimize system designs and parameters with analytical methods

· Performs system calculations and/or simulations

· Creates schematic representations of mechanical, hydraulic, and electro mechanical systems

· Interfaces with other disciplines (Mechanical, Hydraulic, Electrical, etc.) to create specifications that outline control system logic necessary for equipment functions

· Interfaces with other disciplines (Mechanical, Hydraulic, Electrical, etc.) to specify proper control components (PLC’s, computing platforms, HMI, and other associated hardware)

· Estimates time and cost requirements for the development and serial production of equipment systems

· Develops detailed test requests to initiate both component and system level testing and validation

· Works independently and as a team member with other engineers, designers, and production personnel or on ad hoc projects

· Researches and analyzes customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, and other data

· Confers with Engineers and other personnel to develop operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information

· Participates in the Engineering Development Program

Position Specific Competencies:

· Knowledge of mechanical and electro-mechanical systems

· Ability to mathematically model mechanical, hydraulic, and basic electrical systems

· Knowledge of automated control

· Ability to create schematics depicting system operation and design

· Knowledge of system modeling techniques and Matlab/Simulink or comparable simulation software

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (BSME, BSEE, BS Mechatronics Engineer) with 4 years of system engineering experience in an engineering environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Requirements:

· Is expected to travel nationally and internationally up to 20% to customer or supplier sites.

· Ability to obtain and maintain driver’s license and passport.

Only U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents only. If H1 via a working spouse, will consider. All resumes on a confidential basis. Excellent company benefits including 401K match. Relocation for out of state candidates.

Recruiters Details

Hampton, VA, US
Job number:
Daniel Y. Chin
East Seattle
Posted At:
2 weeks ago
Job Function:
Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Systems Engineering
Heavy Equipment
BS, Technical Degree