WEG Transformers USA
Washington, Missouri
Nov 14, 2023
Nov 29, 2023
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
WEG Transformers USA

WEG: Our Company

Founded in 1961, WEG is recognized as one of the largest electric machine manufacturers in the world. WEG employs over 30,000 people around the globe and offers a diversified and integrated product line, with sales to more than 135 countries worldwide. Our U.S. operations are growing at an impressive rate and we're looking for talented individuals to help us move forward with this

aggressive growth plan.

WEG is committed to building quality products and providing efficient solutions. To achieve this goal, we strive for continuous investment in innovation and team work. Helping people reach their goals by living the values of the company is a passion shared by everyone at WEG.

At WEG, our Values stand as: Human Company, Team Work, Efficiency, Flexibility, Innovation and Leadership.

As a Human Company, we value each individual contribution to our success, and we motivate people by means of integrity, ethics and constant support to personal development.

WEG, also, supports Green Initiatives such as the implementation of a company-wide recycling program, the use of green chemicals for office cleaning, the elimination of Styrofoam cups, and installation of HVAC economizers on rooftop units and an energy management system to improve overall energy efficiency.

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In this role as Senior Electrical Engineer, you will bring to the team your hands-Transformer and systems experience to advance and troubleshoot our most challenging projects. This role is a mix of research and development, customer service and product support with varying day-to-day activities focused on problem solving to deliver transformative technologies to improve our production methods and product quality. You will use your creativity and apply your technical skills to solve highly complex problems through experimentation and testing. You will have the opportunity to learn new technical skills to advance your knowledge and deliver project objectives. You will collaborate with a very talented team of engineers developing the overall project objectives and executing the plan.

Your Tasks And Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Electrical Engineer, are to:
  • Responsible for and helps lead the design of mechanical and electrical part of transformer
  • Responsible for and helps lead the research of new technologies and recommends technical innovation
  • Supports and helps lead project planning and design, estimating resources, timeline and cost as well as creating functional requirements, engineering drawings, test plans, technical reports, and operational documents;
  • Construct working prototypes to validate performance compared to requirements;
  • Assist in aftersales technical issues
  • Work closely with other discipline engineering and science teams to develop concepts and innovative solutions;
  • Work closely with matrix team members, support staff, and manufacturing teams in machine/system operation to ensure design is transferable to production sites;
  • Document intellectual property and create patent applications;
  • Collaborates with Safety departments to comply with company and industry safety and design standards;
  • Identify and form partnerships with external fabrication suppliers and component vendors;

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Who You Are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our life values, more specifically related to this position, WEG seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required qualifications :
  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering or related engineering field;
  • Technical contributor throughout the design and development project stages;
  • Experience constructing complex mechanical and electrical systems;
  • Experience designing transformers
  • Experience analyzing Dissolve gas samples
  • Experience using electrical test equipment; digital multimeters, oscilloscopes, process meters, logic analyzers, etc.;
  • Experience with professional level CAD software;
  • Experience in designing for reliability and manufacturability;
  • Strong knowledge and experience with engineering principles and procedures that apply to machine design, machine safety and machine risk assessment;
  • Experience with documentation of designs, design changes, and validation results;
  • Taking initiative, identifying new methods and approaches, and challenging current methods of working;
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple projects and tasks;
  • Strong mathematical, verbal, and written communication skills;
  • Experience using standard office productivity software; Excel, Word, PowerPoint;

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 7+ years of engineering experience;
  • Proficiency using AutoCAD
  • Experience analyzing and troubleshooting power quality
  • Experience analyzing system design