Kforce

Senior Electrical Engineer

3+ months agoDanbury, CT

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Electrical Engineer in Danbury, CT.Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and development of state-of-the-art Motion and Motor Control systems for naval applications
  • Duties will include circuit design, requirements and interface definition, modelling and analysis, testing, performance and design verification
  • Design and analyze Closed Loop Control Systems
  • Resolve complex issues related to architectural approaches, requirements, specifications, and design
  • Programming and troubleshooting of PLC based control systems, predominantly Allen-Bradley products


Skills

  • A typical candidate applying for the position should hold a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field with 10 to 15 years of experience in Hardware/Test development
  • Familiar with Power Supply Design and Distribution
  • Ability to Read/Write VHDL code
  • Proven design and troubleshooting skills in a product development environment
  • Familiarity with C/C++ in an embedded development environment
  • Strong written and verbal communications are needed skills for the position
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated ability to work in cross-functional design teams.
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
  • Applicants must be fully authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge:
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to aid communications within the engineering community
  • Technical, self-motivated leader who is action-oriented, with the ability to apply problem solving skills and sound judgment to complex issues
  • PLC capabilities a plus
  • Familiarity with military specifications and military design experience is desired
  • Ability and willingness for travel, including air travel; Estimate 5% domestic travel
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."