Nortech Systems Incorporated Eden Prairie , MN 55344
PositionElectrical Engineer - Eden PrairieSiteEden PrairieFull TimeYesPrimary Responsibilities
Nortech Systems, Inc. (www.nortechsys.com)is a full-service electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider of wire andcable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, and higher-level complete box build assembliesfor a wide range of industries. Markets served include globalindustrial equipment, aerospace/defense and medical applications.
(All applicants mustbe US Citizen or US persons due to ITAR regulation)
We are looking for talented professionals to succeed andgrow with us as we create unique, effective, efficient and economical solutionsfor our clients. We value innovative, creative people who are looking for achallenge and are able to adapt to rapid and continuous change. As a valuedemployee, you must be flexible and able to meet any challenge that comes yourway.
Responsible for new productdevelopment including electronic architecture design, detailed circuit designand analysis, prototyping circuits, implementing designs, and discoveringinnovative solutions to complex problems/systems. Researches and analyzes experimental data, customer designproposals, specifications, and manuals. Ensurescompliance with medical device quality management system design controlsincluding risk analyses such as a hazard analysis, DFMEA, etc. Effectively communicates their project workand status.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must beable to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made toenable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Perform detailedelectronic design for products used in a wide variety of applications.
Develop reliable, costeffective, manufacturable electronic products from initial studying of customerrequirements through documenting design verification activities.
Perform circuitanalysis, simulations and concept/feasibility design activities.
Conduct design analysison components and/or assemblies.
Create detailed blockdiagrams & circuit schematics.
Lead and/or supportprinted circuit board layout activities
Lead and/or supportprototype build & test activities..
Write technicaldocuments such as:
Verification test plans & reports.
Hazard Analysis and other DHF deliverables.
Lead and/or supportdevelopment & integration with mechanical and software engineering.
Practice goodengineering design process; version control, lead design reviews, documenteddesign history, complete projects within budgetary and scheduling goals.
Work and communicatewith leaders, engineers and project managers to ensure project completion.
Support project planningand project proposal efforts.
Present verbally inone-on-one or group settings.
Proactively seeks and consistently embodies Nortech's mission & core values; inspiring & demonstrating motivated behaviors of Respect, being Customer-Focused & Committed to Success, providing Great Communication & a Sense of Urgency, and being One Nortech where No One Does It Alone.
Supports Nortech's corporative initiative for Continuous Improvement "FOCUS" by promoting the relentless pursuit of eliminating waste, participating in process improvement, and showing the courage to take action and advocate change.
Observes safety and security procedures, including maintaining confidentially, using equipment / materials properly, reporting potentially unsafe conditions, and acting upon appropriate actions.
Supports Nortech's policies and procedures and conducts departmental and Company activities in accordance with these policies.
May assist with carrying out supervisoryresponsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicablelaws. These responsibilities may includeinterviewing, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work;appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressingcomplaints and resolving problems.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering; or fourplus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination ofeducation and experience. Experiencewith the product development process ranging from requirements development,prototyping, verification and product release and experience in medical devicedesign or other regulated industries are preferred.
The physical demands described here are representativeof those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essentialfunctions of this job. Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performthe essential functions.
The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this jobinclude close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception andability to adjust focus. Whileperforming the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand,walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reachwith hands and arms. The employee isoccasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl andtaste or smell.
The work environment characteristics described here arerepresentative of those an employee encounters while performing the essentialfunctions of this job. Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performthe essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee isoccasionally exposed to work near moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborneparticles, risk of electrical shock, risk of radiation and vibration.
The noise level in the work environment is usuallymoderate.
Full benefit packageincluding medical, dental and vision, and employer paid disability andlife insurance to all employees working 30 hours per week or more employer
401(k) program with Company match
Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays for full-time employees
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
And much more!
Equal Opportunity Employerand Substance Free Workplace
Certain positionsat Nortech require access to information, or technology that issubject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and other USgovernment security regulations. These laws do not permit access rights tonon-US citizens, or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, presently,all applicants must be US Citizens, or US Permanent Residents ("green cardholders"), and/or otherwise comply with ITAR requirements for access rights, tobe considered for a position.