Electrical Engineer II - Embedded Systems in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 3/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Date Posted: 3/29/2021

Job Description

Come be DISRUPTIVE with us! At Milwaukee Tool, our most valued resource is our dedicated team of employees - employees who work with a passion to be the best and have an unparalleled pride in their work and in the Milwaukee brand. We know that the only way to sustain growth and success is to value the growth and success of each person within the organization. That's why we invest in an individual's growth and development from day one.
All our teams touch every step of the process. As a result, our Engineering teams are some of the key contributors to our continuous innovations. The fast-paced, agile environment continuously delivers disruptive technologies by providing every team with the resources needed to excel and working directly with End Users to understand how to deliver heavy duty products with high performance. We create Best in Class products by leveraging advanced analysis tools, extensive testing regimes, state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, and cross-functional agility. To learn more about the Milwaukee story and our company click HERE.
The Embedded Systems Electrical Engineer II will collaborate with global Engineering and Operations teams to apply a platform use approach to all new designs while gathering and implementing design considerations for use in multiple product categories.
You'll also be DISRUPTIVE through these duties and responsibilities:
  • Working independently, design, prototype, test, and troubleshoot embedded electronics including hardware and firmware for low to mid-level complexity projects.
  • Use laboratory equipment such as oscilloscopes, power supplies, electronic loads, and data acquisition systems.
  • Conduct experiments, perform simulations, and draw concise, logical conclusions by analyzing data.
  • Create test plans for electronic components and assemblies within scope of project or platform development.
  • Identify tradeoffs and solutions to problems and strive to resolve quickly in a high urgency environment.
  • Track projects to ensure adherence to schedule and communicate status updates to other teams and mid-level management.
  • Role model Milwaukee Tool's culture while providing technical guidance and mentorship to junior Engineers.
  • Work with component suppliers and manufacturers for proper component selection on existing projects and providing input into future product needs.
  • Schedule, develop agendas for, facilitate, and document technical meetings and formal presentations.
  • Acquire knowledge and maintain an understanding of Milwaukee Tool's development and manufacturing processes to effectively and efficiently mass produce power tools.
  • Design and qualify new solutions to applicable regulatory standards such as UL, CEC, CE, and ANSI.
What TOOLS you'll bring with you: 
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • 2+ years of experience in a design related role.
  • Understanding of embedded systems, PCBA manufacturing and power electronics.
  • Analog and digital system tradeoffs and design, including signal integrity and noise analysis.
  • Working knowledge of C programming targeted at an implementation on microcontrollers.
  • Experience with schematic capture, PCB layout, and circuit simulation tools.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, exercises independent judgement and works well under pressure in a dynamic environment.
  • Self-motivated, organized, efficient, process oriented with a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to travel 10% of the time (domestic and international).
Other TOOLS we prefer you to have:
  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar field.
  • Working knowledge of C programming targeted at an implementation on microcontrollers.
  • Knowledge of firmware development tools and processes.
We provide these great perks and benefits:
  • Robust health, dental and vision insurance plans.
  • Generous 401 (K) savings plan.
  • Education assistance.
  • On-site wellness, fitness center, food and coffee service.
  • And many more, check out our benefits site HERE.
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