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Electrical Applications Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Lagrange, Illinois
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 212531/001_1537280141
  • Sector: Recruitment, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 18/09/2018

Electrical Applications Engineer Required for a Leading Global Rail and Transportation Manufacturer

  • LaGrange, IL

  • $80,000-$85,000

The world's largest builder of diesel-electric locomotives is seeking an Electrical Applications Engineer to join their rapidly growing team.

This Electrical Applications Engineer will have experience interpreting Engineering specifications to develop locomotive electrical designs and applications and designing new circuits and physical electrical applications that meet the design intention of each project

The Electrical Applications Engineer will have the following responsibilities:

  • Analyze and interpret locomotive customer and engineering specifications to develop locomotive electrical schematics and application drawings

  • Understand software options that satisfy customer requirements, and their impact on the electrical schematic

  • Manage, coordinate, and communicate status of all electrical application deliverables per customer order or shop schedule

  • Conduct design reviews and produce all necessary documentation of electrical designs as required for drafting, manufacturing, and service department

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • 5-8 years of experience designing electrical applications or systems

  • Strong electrical troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to read and understand locomotive electrical schematics and drawings

  • Experience in electrical controls including machines, control, and power systems