Flowserve Corporation Electrical Engineer in Lynchburg, Virginia
Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.
The Electrical Engineer will function as a member of the Applications Engineering department and will support, maintain, and develop Flowserve electrical and electronic products currently in production. The Electrical Engineer will handle various initiatives including: designing new products and features (hardware and software) for embedded and electrical controls, trouble-shooting and resolving hardware and software problems, developing sales demo tools, and providing engineering support for other departments, vendors, and customers.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Execute multiple initiatives and projects simultaneously.
Electronics design and development including analysis, schematic capture, PCB layout, component selection, functional validation, verification, and agency certifications including EMC pre-compliance and compliance testing.
Embedded firmware and application software design and development.
Analysis and troubleshooting of power electronics (power supply and motor power drive), develop microcontroller-based designs (hardware and software), analog and digital I/O, and industrial network communications.
Maintain BOMs for all electronic printed circuit boards (PCB) currently in production. This includes resolving parts obsolescence, component analysis, component testing, and finding cost reductions.
Ensure quality and integrity of all products and components through thorough design validation and strict adherence to corporate policies and procedures.
Thoroughly documenting projects, designs, test procedures, test results, etc.
Contribute technical skills to support Engineer-to-Order processing for special customer requirements.
Ensure projects are executed to achieve cost and time goals.
Support production assembly by troubleshooting electrical-specific problems.
B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science. Electrical Engineering applicants must have strong software background. Computer Engineering and Computer Science applicants must have strong hardware background.
0-5 years experience with electronic design or analysis. Compensation based on experience. Prior engineering and/or internship experience preferred.
Solid communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong analytical, organizational, and problem solving skills.
Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident
0-15% occasional domestic or international travel.
Project management or team leading experience.
Knowledge industrial communications protocols Modbus, Profibus, Foundation Fieldbus, DeviceNet, Hart).
Knowledge of embedded communication protocols (I2C, SPI, UART, CAN, etc).
Experience with software development tools such as git, svn, Eclipse, Visual Studio, etc.
PCB schematic capture and layout skills – Altium Designer preferred.
Familiarity with circuit simulation tools – LTspice or similar.
Experience writing embedded software in C, C++.
Experience writing application software in C++, C#, Java, etc.
Familiarity with LabVIEW.
Knowledge of industrial control system platforms (Allen-Bradley, Siemens, etc)
Job Posting/Business Card Title: Electrical Engineer
Primary Posting Location: Lynchburg, Virginia US
Percentage of Approximate Travel Required: 10%
Job Posting Category: Engineering/R&D
Employment Type: Full time
Relocation Eligible: No
Country: United States
Auto req ID: 45673BR
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