Principal Electrical Design Engineer

Principal Electrical Design Engineer

Job Category: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Norwood MA


To ensure that electrical engineering product design is compliant with customer requirements and all relevant
standards, rules and regulations.


  • Reports to the Chief Technology Officer
  • Coordinate all activities within the engineering discipline
  • Carry out detailed design, planning and calculations and verify and check the designs done
    by others
  • Ensure appropriate engineering methods are applied by all within the discipline
  • Ensure all design engineering procedures are followed consistently across the discipline
  • Provide guidance and advice to all within the design team
  • Develop methods and procedures to improve efficiency and quality
  • Ensure latest Rules and requirements are understood by all within the engineering team
  • Ensure all processes are followed and in compliance with ISO9001:2015
  • Defines, creates, develops and verifies product designs and related intellectual property, conferring with other engineering personnel and resolving problems as required.
  • Researches and analyzes available specifications, tools and components related to product designs and test.
  • Performs feasibility, cost and reliability analyses of product proposals to influence decisions related to design tradeoffs and specifications.
  • Collaborates with members of interdisciplinary teams to implement and release high quality, reliable, DFx-robust, designs to production.
  • Follows development processes and manages project and product data as required for long-range customer and product support.
  • Qualifies potential suppliers, part nomenclatures and commodity vendors.
  • Compiles and verifies project component data.
  • Competent in the use of electrical engineering software
  • Able to problem solve and troubleshoot as the need arises
  • Keep current with the latest technical innovations in electrical engineering
  • Develops electrical products by studying customer requirements researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Electronic Systems, Electronics Troubleshooting, Electronic Testing Design, Project Management, Quality Focus, Database Design, Analyzing Information, Reporting Research Results, Attention to Detail, Emphasizing Excellence, Innovation.

Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
Preferred: MS degree Electrical Engineering
Required: 10+ years of electrical engineering experience as Principal Designer of new designs.
Preferred: Minimum of 10 years work experience in a product development environment
Special Knowledge/Skills
Required: Fluent in Microsoft Office
Preferred: Ability to perform basic programming in C++, Python and other common languages.
  • Health Care
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Simple IRA with company matching funds
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Flex Time PTO
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Long Term Disability
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