Southwest Electronic Energy (SWE) is an industry leader in state-of-the-art smart battery systems for industrial applications. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and versatile electronics engineering technician with our microprocessor based SeaSafe deep-subsea design team.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities to include:
Assembles/modifies engineering prototype systems and PCBs (expert level soldering and mechanical assembly capability)
Tests/troubleshoots/debugs assembled PCBs and systems
Conducts research experiments and produces professional reports
Evaluates lithium ion cells per engineering direction and reports results
Assists in component selection for new designs
Expert in reading digital and analog schematics, BOMs and assembly drawings
Proficiency with lab equipment used in electronics design including but not limited to Power Supplies, Electronic Loads, Oscilloscopes, Function Generators, Logic Analyzers, and Voltage and Current measuring devices
Organizes and maintains the R&D Lab
Takes direction from the Subsea Engineering Leads and executes independently
Good communicator with design engineers, procurement, manufacturing, sales, customers and vendors
Basic knowledge in the following:
Microprocessors and Microcontrollers
Proficiency with Windows PCs including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project
Qualifications, Education, Experience
Education: Undergraduate degree or higher in Electrical Engineering is preferred. Engineering or Industrial Distribution is also applicable
Associate’s Degree in an Electronics Engineer discipline with 5 years related work experience
Subsea awareness highly desirable
PCB layout experience desired
IPC-610A, or equivalent, solder certification desired
Experience working with lithium ion batteries desired, but not required.
Experience working with shop tools and equipment (drill presses, mills, lathes) desired, but not required.