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Engineer Electrical - 5064 in Warren, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: 50893

Resident Engineer

Job Requirements:

• Integral contributor to a team of highly motivated engineers in the development and release of electrical controller modules for advanced steering systems.

• Review specifications for software and electrical controllers on leading edge technologies such as rack and pinion electrical power relative to Customer’s compliance.

• Write Change Requests, Temporary Work Orders and Engineering Work Orders.

• Release Customer’s software, data files and parts into customer system.

• Lead Customer Electrical Product Development Team meetings and maintain program summary sheets.

• Responsible for pulling new part numbers in customer’s system and maintaining parts log.

• Responsible for maintaining parts tracker.

• Support and provide input for reviews including design, specifications. Provide quality and warranty assessments for field issues, with customer.

• Support customer bench-level updates and customer evaluations on new features and software content.

• Support proving ground, fleet and plant start up activities including trouble shooting and controller reflash.

• Work with customer and Customer’s Electrical Application team on timing and delivery of software.

• Contribute to problem solving activities regarding complex hardware / software design challenges.

• Support flexible work environment, ability to travel as required for Customer and Customer’s Plant support.

• Interface with the Customer, as the Representative of Customer’s, through easy and difficult discussions in a professional manner.

Skills Required:

• Educational focus in design/development of electrical and electronics systems in hardware and/or software.

• Excellent problem-solving skills.

• Proficient written and verbal communication skills.

• Experience with embedded system microcontrollers.

• Ability to work in a fast-passed team environment.

• Aptitude to learn new customer SW applications with attention to detail.

• Proficient with Microsoft office tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

 • Hands-on skill set for adapting to Customers’ Systems, ie: Engineering Change System, Parts Release System, Engineering Document Vault Security, Visual Change Document with Graphics, etc.

Experience Required:

5 - 10 years of relevant experience.

Education Required:

College degree with a major in engineering. Training in computer applications. MUST HAVE 4 YEAR DEGREE

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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