Electrical Test Engineer (2nd Shift)

Employer
Danfoss
Location
Utica, New York
Posted
Jun 18, 2024
Closes
Jun 21, 2024
Ref
2777776252
Discipline
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Electrification
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition ID: 36232
Job Location(s):

Utica, NY, US

Job Description

We are seeking a qualified, motivated individual to join our company as an Electrical Test Engineer (2nd Shift). Our ideal candidate has at least a master's degree in engineering with a focus on electrical engineering, or a relevant field. You also need superb problem-solving and communication skills.

Job Responsibilities
Test setup creation including instrumentation and electrical/mechanical assemblies
Power module (IGBT + Diode) double pulse and short circuit testing
Root cause analysis of power electronic components and systems
Basic electrical wiring changes, electrical test fixture creation
Compiling and organizing technical data and prepare reports on project assignments
Designs electrical systems by developing and testing components
Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications by designing and conducting research programs and applying knowledge of electricity and materials
Confirms systems' and components' capabilities by designing testing methods
Develops electrical products by studying customer requirements and researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials
Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for building and assembling electrical components and by soliciting observations from operators
Assures product quality by designing electrical testing methods and testing finished products and system capabilities
Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
Develop and continuously improve manufacturing processes to increase productivity, reduce costs, and improve quality
Drive continuous improvement, lean, six sigma methodologies
Evaluate production equipment, hardware, and tooling; makes recommendations for repairs or replacement
Keeps equipment operational by following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures
Maintains product database by writing computer programs and entering data
Completes projects by training and guiding technicians
Background & Skills
Bachelor's or Master's degree in electrical, electronics, instrumentation mechanical, mechatronics, robotics, controls engineering.
Experience in using test equipment, e.g. oscilloscopes, function generators & data acquisition systems
PLC operation and LabView experience (seen as beneficial)
Proficient electrical and electronics knowledge
Understanding of electrical and electronic diagrams, one-lines and schematics
Familiarity with AC drives and power electronics (IGBT's, diodes, Mosfets), medium voltage knowledge is an asset
Programming skills like Python, MATLAB, SQL is highly desired
Knowledge on electrical safety standards
Must be able to function well in a team or group environment.
Knowledge of MS office tools, e.g. Outlook, Excel and Word
Employee Benefits

We are excited to offer you the following benefits with your employment:

Bonus system
Paid vacation
Personal insurance
Communication package
Opportunity to join Employee Resource Groups
Employee Referral Program

This list does not promise or guarantee any particular benefit or specific action. They may depend on country or contract specifics and are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

Compensation Data

HIRING SALARY RANGE: $80,000-$98,000/year. Base salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.

Semikron Danfoss

Semikron Danfoss unites two companies that complement each other through shared values such as enthusiasm for technology that enable a sustainable future. We believe in a modern and dynamic leadership culture to unleash the full potential of our teams.

Innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are.

The success of our employees is our success. That is why we offer a wide range of development opportunities and assign great importance to the health and well-being of our employees. The foundation of our joint work is our family-like corporate culture, which is characterized by trust, commitment and genuine teamwork.
Semikron Danfoss is a global technology leader in power electronics. Our product offerings include semiconductor devices, power modules, stacks and systems.

In a world that is going electric, Semikron Danfoss technologies are more relevant than ever. With our innovative solutions for automotive, industrial and renewable applications we help the world utilize energy more efficiently and sustainable and thus to significantly reduce overall CO2 emissions - facing one of the biggest challenges today.

We take care of our employees and create value for our customers by investing significantly in innovation, technology, capacity and service to deliver best-in-industry performance and for a sustainable future.

Semikron Danfoss is a family-owned business, merged by SEMIKRON and Danfoss Silicon Power in 2022. We employ more than 3,500 people in 28 locations across the world. Our global footprint with production sites in Germany, Brazil, China, France, India, Italy, Slovakia and the United States ensures an unmatched service for our customers and partners. We offer more than 90 years of combined expertise in power module packaging, innovation and customer applications - making us the ultimate partner in power electronics.

Semikron Danfoss is a global technology leader in power electronics. Our product offerings include semiconductor devices, power modules, stacks and systems.

In a world that is going electric, Semikron Danfoss technologies are more relevant than ever. With our innovative solutions for automotive, industrial and renewable applications we help the world utilize energy more efficiently and sustainable and thus to significantly reduce overall CO2 emissions - facing one of the biggest challenges today.

We take care of our employees and create value for our customers by investing significantly in innovation, technology, capacity and service to deliver best-in-industry performance and to make our world a greener place.

Semikron is a family-owned business, merged by SEMIKRON and Danfoss Silicon Power in 2022. We employ more than 3,500 people in more than 28 locations across the world. Our global footprint with production sites in Germany, Brazil, China, France, India, Italy, Slovakia and the United States ensures an unmatched service for our customers and partners. We offer more than 90 years of combined expertise in power module packaging, innovation and customer application - making us the ultimate partner in Power Electronics.