Electrical Engineer

Bellevue, Washington
Feb 10, 2024
Mar 01, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Title: Electrical Engineer II
Location: Seattle, WA (Fully On-site)
Payrate: $50/hr. + Benefits
Duration: 11 Months month contract
Schedule: 40 hours/Week, Monday to Friday, 9 am - 5 pm PT

Job Description:

The successful candidate in this role will:
- Have strong knowledge of fundamental electrical components (AC and DC power supplies, cables, circuit breakers, fuses, transformers).
- Install and maintain AC & DC EVSE (Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment) Hardware with a focus on safety.
- Develop validation setup and test plan for hardware and software testing for OCPP & ISO15118 communication protocols, fault injection, customer scenario simulation, and end-to-end functional and performance testing.
- Manage and execute manual/automated simulator test suites for regression testing EV charger software and verify growing feature sets and customer requirements.
- Create a sandbox environment to demo product performance.
- Track hardware and software defects/issues in JIRA.
- Maintain internal testing and validation lab equipment.
- Collaborate with the team on approaches for testing new products and electrical distribution (AC and DC).
- Execute test Automation and integration tasks in the lab.
- Architect and develop strategies to test the system.

Basic Qualifications:

- BS in engineering with a minimum of 4 years of experience or MS in engineering with 3+ years of experience.
- Hands-on experience in hardware installation, including wiring, commissioning, and bolting.
- Practical experience with EVs, EV chargers, and charger cable management.
- Proficiency in using power analyzers, oscilloscopes, DMM, and data loggers.
- Execution and creation of software verification plans, procedures, and test environments.
- Certification as an electrician.
- Experience in power systems, power converters, cooling, and controls.
- Assembly expertise in power systems (PCBs and controls).
- Worked with high voltage and current environments.
- Familiarity with LabVIEW or other scripting languages is a plus.
- Exposure to HIL (Hardware In the Loop) and SIL (Software In the Loop) environments.
- Fast-paced learner and self-starter.
- Knowledge of software requirements, architecture, and documentation.
- Understanding of software maintenance and version control.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Proficiency in LabVIEW or other scripting languages.
- Experience in power electronics, including high voltage and low voltage design and testing.
- Hands-on experience with energy storage systems.