Electrical Engineer II - Motors in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 11/25/2020

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Engineering
Date Posted: 11/25/2020

Job Description

The Electrical Engineer II -- Motors position will design, prototype, test, and troubleshoot motors for mid to high-level complexity projects. 


About Us

As an engineer for Milwaukee Tool, you will be located at our Corporate & Global Design headquarters in Brookfield, Wisconsin, and be part of a rapidly growing company. You will work in a fast-paced environment to innovate new products as a member of a cross-functional team. One of the most rewarding aspects of the job is seeing a product you designed from concept to production in the hands of professionals. Milwaukee Tool offers generous benefits including health, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k matching, as well as providing an excellent working environment that includes an on-site cafeteria, state of the art fitness facility, recreational sports leagues, and company outings.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, prototype, test, and troubleshoot motors for mid to high-level complexity projects.  
  • Communicate status updates to other teams and mid-level management. 
  • Apply a platform use approach to all new designs, gathering and implementing design considerations for use in multiple product categories. 
  • Conduct experiments, perform simulations, and draw concise, logical conclusions by analyzing data. 
  • Root cause analysis on failures. 
  • Technical preparation of products for mass production. 
  • Provide technical guidance to entry level engineers.  
  • Work with and establish trusting relationships with the Global Engineering and Operations team.  
  • Use laboratory equipment such as oscilloscopes, power supplies, and data acquisition systems. 
  • Participate in cross-functional design reviews as an independent reviewer.  
  • Work with component suppliers and manufacturers for proper component selection on existing projects. 
  • Identify tradeoffs and solutions to problems and strive to resolve quickly in a high urgency environment. 
  • Design and qualify new designs to applicable regulatory standards such as UL, CEC, CE and ANSI. 

Education and Experience Requirements



  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar field. 
  • 2+ years of experience in related design field. 
  • Familiarity with FEA and/or CAD
  • Ability to travel 10% of the time (5% domestic and 5% international). 


  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar field. 
  • Proficient in FEA and/or CAD.
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