Electrical Design Engineer in Kent, WA at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

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    Kent, WA
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Job Description

Utilize extensive knowledge of industry standard cable assembly design and manufacturing practices to develop and maintain cable assembly designs in accordance with customer specifications.

Interpret customer requirements, specifications and workmanship standards to develop cable assembly designs when requested by customers.
Responsible for creating 2D drawings including cable assembly layouts, schematics and/or wiring diagrams and Bill of Materials.
Select appropriate components (interconnects and wire) based on customer interface, specifications and regulatory requirements.
May be required to design cable assemblies from information from customer's 3D CAD models.
Fully understand CIT's production capabilities and data requirements. Able to communicate professionally with customer personnel.
Act as external liaison working at customer's site. Coordinate customer technical activities with internal CIT sales personnel and product engineers.
Process Engineering Change Documents and drawing updates when necessary to provide resolutions to customer design changes, drawing corrections and enhancements.
Coordinate with CIT Product Engineering personnel to ensure technical assessment is completed for each design project that CIT is manufacturing.
Provide support to CIT production engineers and process engineers for cable assembly designs in production.
Provide customer technical contacts with onsite technical support involving industry standards, military specifications, design assistance, CIT production capabilities and material requirements.
Regular and predictable on-site attendance.
Other duties as required in support of department and company.

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

B.S. Electrical Engineering, B.S. Mechanical Engineering, B.S. Manufacturing Engineering, B.S. Industrial Engineering or equivalent and/or a minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar position
Proficient with 2D/3D design software such as Solidworks, CATIA V5, Creo, Autocad, Zuken E3, or similar.
Extensive knowledge of commercial aerospace regulatory requirements and general design requirements for aircraft wiring
Thorough understanding of components, processes, equipment, standards and terminology used in Aerospace cable assembly design
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Effectively communicate with all levels of personnel and customers
Prioritize and perform multiple tasks in a high pace and responsive environment.
Excellent personal computing skills, particularly Microsoft Office.
Able to read and interpret requirement documentation from a wide variety of customers.
Able and willing to travel by air and auto throughout the USA.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Manual dexterity used occasionally with repetitive finger motion.
Specific vision abilities include close and distance vision, able to identify colors and to adjust focus.
This position may/may not require passing annual eye testing as required by customers for production activities. If required, exams will be provided by a medically qualified/trained person and shall be paid for by the company
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Work is performed in a normal office environment with minimal physical risks involved. The noise level in the work environment is low to moderate
Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all of our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies
Clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job when in the manufacturing areas
This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)
5 - 15%

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled