Electrical Engineer (F)

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Land Systems
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Sterling Heights
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United States of America
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Requisition Number: 2531
Location: Sterling Heights Complex (LSHC)
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Relocation Provided: No
Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years
Department: TCV Mechanical Engineering - L9649 (Direct)

Position Description:
• Perform electrical power generation performance analysis for low voltage electric machines (i.e. generators)

• Derive power generation performance requirements using legacy products as reference

• Develop and release engineering design specifications using legacy products as reference

• Design, select and integrate power generation components and subsystems

• Track weight, cost, thermal, and power allocations

• Release drawings to the plan

• Prepare Statement of Work (SOW), Critical Item Development Specification (CIDS), Interface Control Document (ICD) and Source Selection Plan (SSP) for a Request for Proposal (RFP) to industry suppliers, or for other purposes as required, using legacy documentation as reference

• Perform source selection evaluation of supplier proposals

• Interface with suppliers via teleconference/web conference and onsite

• Provide technical oversight and direction to suppliers during design development and validation to ensure performance, test, and/or design requirements are being met

• Manage supplier design development progress, technical action item list, and transfer of engineering communication

• Evaluate supplier cost quotes

• Prepare comprehensive technical reports and proposals

• Conduct engineering evaluations in a laboratory environment

• Work with other engineering disciplines to exchange technical information and give direction to designers and prototype shop personnel

• Present clear and concise and/or detailed technical information

• Manage project cost and schedule

Position Requirements:
• Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with a minimum of six years of applicable experience, fewer years will be considered with an advanced degree.

• Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering a plus

• Experience in power generation subsystem design a plus

• Experience in modeling and simulation a plus

• Familiarity and/or experience with J1939 CAN communication a plus

• Familiarity with Military design and test requirements including MIL-1275, MIL-461, MIL-464, MIL-810 a plus

• Familiarity with engineering development and test tools a plus

• Must be able to obtain Anthropometrical Size Requirements if required and not already possessed

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