Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

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Electrical lead engineer provides technical design solutions for the electrical disciplines of HV and LV design packages, as appropriate.

Electrical Lead Engineer Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Communicate client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on moderately complex projects
Implements resource management strategy
Leads a team of Sr
Perform detail electrical design of high voltage AIS/GIS substations
As a lead engineer, lead the team of engineers/designers to complete projects within budget, on schedule and meeting quality requirements
Leads project teams designing products, processes, and/or software
Significant contributions to product design both independently and as part of a team
Identifies and resolves issues, and communicates status to peers and manager
Ensures completeness, accuracy and testability of product requirements
Develops test approach and methods, writes and performs test protocols, and writes reports

Electrical Lead Engineer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Electrical Lead Engineer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: RF, FAA, PE, EIT, FDA, OPEX, LEED, SIS, STD, NASA

Education for Electrical Lead Engineer

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Employers hiring for the electrical lead engineer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and University Degree in Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Technical, Education, Leadership, Design, Manufacturing, Science, Architecture

Skills for Electrical Lead Engineer

Desired skills for electrical lead engineer include:

Dealing with multi-discipline projects
Electrical design requirements and standards for control systems
LV and HV installations
Multiple disciplines
Adjustable speed drives
Allen Bradley Industrial Automation and Controls
Automotive electrical/electronics design principles and assembly manufacturing processes
Data engineering and analytics
Electrical engineering tools and standards

Desired experience for electrical lead engineer includes:

Preferred experience in project management and systematized problem solving methodology (8D, DMAIC)
Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Engineering, or related field and 12 years of experience in the electrical engineering field or Bachelor's degree from an accredited institute in an engineering field with a minimum of eight (8) years of job related experience in electrical engineering and design
Licensed EE with PE Certification in Virginia
Must have knowledge of outage processes in mission critical environments
This position requires at a minimum an active TS/SCI clearance
Polygraph preferred

Electrical Lead Engineer Examples


Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of electrical lead engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for electrical lead engineer
  • With limited direction from manager, manage small projects to completion and share technical knowledge with their group
  • Engage with Project Managers and Engineer Managers to create detailed schedules, identify hands off points with other functions, and key milestones within schedules and work plans
  • Interact and collaborate with technical colleagues and cross-functional groups
  • Prepare the design and fabrication drawings within established documentation and release practices
  • Design and fabricate test fixtures for prototype and pilot production environment
  • Write test plans / procedures, test designs, and document results
  • Review contractors' claims related to electrical works
  • Assist with the final inspection of the work
  • Heavy emphasis is placed on expertise
  • Assists with meeting project cost constraints, deadlines, goals and objectives for the primary area of assignment or project assigned
Qualifications for electrical lead engineer
  • Have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and responsibility
  • Energy auditing and ECM development
  • Provide construction/commissioning support, address and resolve construction field enquiries, provide electrical arrangement solutions for construction field problems and review constructor’s field mark-ups and work with the team to provide As-Built drawings
  • Manage the technical execution of multi-disciplinary design projects as required
  • Participate on proposal teams to provide technical input (engineering estimate, write up ) required within discipline
  • Provide support in design standardization and optimization

Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an electrical lead engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for electrical lead engineer
  • Performs detailed studies and design of vehicle electrical systems according to the Level 2 Vehicle Specification, with emphasis on safety, reliability, and cost Creates and maintains design documentation
  • Provides electrical schematic(s)
  • Participates in component placement and design reviews for engine/chassis systems and is responsible for ensuring the designs meet electrical system requirements
  • Lead Design FMEA efforts for off-road electrical systems supported
  • Interacts with purchasing, testing, manufacturing, and external suppliers as needed for the successful completion of projects
  • Attends weekly Design & Team project meetings
  • Assists the PDP purchasing lead with electrical supplier selection
  • Responsible for defining electrical system test requirements during manufacturing any special process requirements
  • Attends weekly Action Register & IR meetings during the validation phase
  • Troubleshoots electrical/electronic systems when issues arise
Qualifications for electrical lead engineer
  • Continually develop professional skills
  • Maintain positive attitude, courteous and professional relations with the team
  • Familiarity with Hydro One standards and experience with detailed design of Hydro One substations is preferred
  • Experience in project management is considered to be an asset
  • Exceptional communication skills (client relations, team project communications, and proposal and report development)
  • Experience with the following manufacturing control and sensor systems including

Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of electrical lead engineer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for electrical lead engineer
  • Discusses facility systems issues, such as air temperature concerns, with facility leadership
  • Develops plans and implements solutions that are efficient and cost effective
  • Analyses and simulates facility electronic systems to ensure continuous and appropriate levels of power, heat, ventilation, and air conditioning in the facility
  • Develops code and improves code to design, verify and validate controls for facility systems
  • Leads power disruption planning
  • Maintains relationships with internal customers and utility providers
  • Works with facility leadership to plan for system upgrade
  • To support the activity of specialist service partners, delivering services on behalf of the company
  • Carry out all activities related to the purchase of equipment designed by a third party
  • Prepare various drawings like layout plan & sections, clearance diagrams, erection drawings, indoor layouts, panel arrangement drawings
Qualifications for electrical lead engineer
  • Solid background in analog and digital circuit design with electrical tolerance analysis
  • FPGA and LabVIEW experience is strongly desired - Strong knowledge of ECAD tools for circuit design, FPGA programming (VHDL/Verilog) development tools, and LabVIEW integrated development environment
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and typically 8 years’ experience in a combination of plant and staff roles
  • Experience with PLCs, registration and vision inspection systems, servo drive systems experience with data collection related to these systems
  • BS degree in CS, EE, or a related field preferred
  • 15+ years of experience with the design, development, testing, and evaluation of high power microwave (HPM) and radio frequency (RF) systems

Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for an electrical lead engineer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for electrical lead engineer
  • In conjunction with the Project engineer, initiate written change requests for job-hour budgets, schedules and construction commodity quantities, when required
  • Assure assigned personnel have received discipline and project required training and provide project supervision and on-the-job training of assigned personnel
  • A rock solid electrical engineer who understands system level power delivery and grounding (could be from vehicles, servers, or such complex systems), interconnect (electrical properties and reliability of wires, fuses, and connectors) and fundaments of serial communication protocols (CAN, LIN, Ethernet, Bluetooth, DP)
  • Support the engineers developing 2-d harness and wiring documentation to optimize topology/architecture for best cost/performance
  • Understanding of design implications for automated assembly and installation of harness components into the vehicle
  • Identify and resolve concerns, such as high voltage drop in circuits, high power dissipation, fault current related to fuse characteristics, fuse coordination, reliability concerns on detailed design features and drive the solution progress to remove these concerns through weekly tests, follow ups, upper management deep-dive reviews and cross functional team reviews
  • Lead and review design engineering for projects and ensure compliance to standards, contract/product specification and standard engineering practices
  • Define system operation functionalities for the applications with knowledge of power systems and understand interactions between renewables, energy storage for remote systems or grid connected systems with islanding capability
  • Review and write technical specifications for sub-systems in line with product technical requirements and engineering
  • Deliver quality designs as per project requirements and lead comprehensive testing and commissioning plans
Qualifications for electrical lead engineer
  • Candidates must have 12 years demonstrable experience in the design and all aspects of supervision and project administration of the electrical works related to large-scale projects within Middle East/ UAE in the consulting industry desirable preferred
  • Site experience in basic design requirements, estimation, installation and all site activities related to all Electrical works for construction of large-scale building projects
  • Basic knowledge of Software programming languages
  • Familiar with regulatory agencies and certifying bodies (UL ULc, BSI, BRE,CSA )
  • Knowledge of NRO space, ground, and launch systems
  • Ability to lead and manage a project

Electrical Lead Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an electrical lead engineer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for electrical lead engineer
  • Work with various divisions of the company or with outside development partners for concept through release of innovative new products
  • Drives problem solving activities for customer defect tracking and resolution (CDT&R) projects, support obsolescence(EOL) and VAVE re-designs for long life cycle electronics
  • Mentors engineers and designers and trains on established methods while facilitating the transfer of technical knowledge
  • Coordination and surveillance of projects in the Electrical Design department
  • Work distribution in the electrical design team considering workload and skill levels
  • Organize and take part in prototype builds and evaluations
  • Organize and take part in design reviews and final validation activities
  • Conduct design reviews and evaluate engineering solutions
  • Participate and support for team members personal and technical development
  • Developing and tuning of electrical components and applications within new product development projects
Qualifications for electrical lead engineer
  • Knowledge of Air Force Space Command and Control
  • Ability to solve complex technical and organizational interfaces
  • Participated as a key member of EE and Product Development groups with a hands-on, leadership- by-example approach in a leadership role as team leader, project manager leading, managing and developing other experienced and accomplished team members to plan and meet milestones
  • Experience designing patient monitoring systems including ECG, SpO2, front ends
  • Previous experience with medical, wearable, health, wellness, and/or fitness sensors, devices, and applications
  • Knowledge of medical device development methodologies and best practices

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