Principal Electrical Engineer - Value Engineering in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 10/27/2020

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Engineering
Date Posted: 10/27/2020

Job Description

Milwaukee Tool is seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer to join our Value Engineering Team. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of leadership as well as a solid background in the design of electronic circuits and systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage & motivate the team to drive down cost of Milwaukee Tool power tool platform electronics with innovative design solutions.
  • Mentor and coach the team in engineering best practices including task management, Gantt charts, root cause analysis, circuit / PCB design, PCBA manufacturing, and presentation skills.
  • Ensure the team is given the time and resources required to succeed by creating and managing robust project roadmaps and resource plans with converged project scope.
  • Lead & grow the team to increase project capacity while maintaining exemplary performance.
  • Effectively identify, converge, and communicate major technical & schedule issues to upper management in a clear, concise, and timely manner while driving appropriate actions.
  • Bring a strong technical understanding of embedded system design and best practices to the team.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar field required.
  • Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering a plus.
  • 10+ years of experience in the design of Electronics
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a team lead role having duties and responsibilities like the above.
  • Highly motivated self-driver with never satisfied, always improving attitude.
  • Practical background in any of the following: portable electronics, Li-Ion Battery Management Electronics, power electronics and power supply circuits, consumer electronics, or instrumentation and measurement systems.
  • Should enjoy being a hands-on engineer - we're a power tool company!
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