Xylem Electrical Engineer in Morton Grove, Illinois

Req ID # 8866BR

Advertised Position Title Electrical Engineer

Country United States

Work Location IL, Morton Grove

Job Description The EE II will provide electrical engineering support, leadership, and technical responsibility for assigned projects. Perform the design and development of electrical control panels for packaged pumping systems. Work with engineering leadership, consulting engineers, project engineers, marketing, production, quality assurance, purchasing, and vendors to manage product improvement and cost reduction

projects for globally sourced products.

Apply electrical, electronic and mechanical principles to components and systems in order to create and assess electrical designs, bill of materials, including 3D computer modeling of electrical current movement or efficient transmission of electrical energy, assembly, analysis, and documentation of results; construction of electrical assemblies, sub-assemblies and components; and quality testing.

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Recommend updates and provide solutions based on product standards, specifications, and agency

requirements.

· Coordinate with operations, quality assurance, and vendors as needed to ensure compliance to

agency standards.

· Analyze existing products and make recommendations for cost improvements (value engineering).

· Provide technical support to marketing, field service, quality assurance, production, and

contract manufacturers.

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Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Required Experience:

BS in Electrical Engineering and 3 to 5 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience

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Familiar with electrical codes/standards such as NEC

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Exposure working with regulatory/listing agencies such as UL, FM, CSA, and CE mark

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Familiar with common manufacturing processes (casting, 3D models, patterns, machining, & stamping)

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Technical competency in areas relating to: motors, drives, pumping technology, electronic controls, business values, project management

· Demonstrate proficiency in tools such as AutoCAD, Pro-E/CREO, Sigmaxim, PDMLink, Configured product

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General knowledge of engineering and manufacturing policies and operations, including production control, quality control and electrical product or industrial engineering

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Exhibits good analytical skills with ability to organize and implement engineering projects to detailed timelines and budgets

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Excellent collaborative interpersonal skills, ability to interface and communicate well with numerous stakeholders

Desired Skills:

Strong Experience with electro-mechanical devices and electrical components, including, but not limited to, micro switches, solenoids, transformers, and printed circuit boards

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Familiar with fluid applications, pressure containing vessel design, and valves

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3D CAD software expertize (Pro/E, Creo - preferred)

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Familiar with product lifecycle management software (Windchill - preferred)

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Experience working with team members in multiple countries and across several time zone

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Working knowledge of MS Project

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Experience with residential and commercial building HVAC processes and equipment

Minimum Education Requirements BS/BA Degree or Equivalent

Percent of Travel Required Less than 25%

EOE/Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled