FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Irvine, California
Electrical Engineer 1 #906688
Job Description:
Job Summary:
Performs Engineering design and development of Ground Support Equipment including the following: Circuit layout, reviews Analysis, evaluation, prototype build-up Participate with members of Product Engineering Group in the design and development of Test Products and analysis LRU Test requirements. Perform Manufacturing Engineering functions in the Production of all GSE units. Validate and perform qualification testing on all Production Material prior to shipment.
  • Performs sustaining, design & development including layout, analysis, evaluation, prototype build, and testing of mechanical, electronic, and electromechanical components and systems.
  • Designs and develop test equipment and test specifications for In Flight Entertainment (IFE) Line Replaceable Units (LRU)
  • Performs qualitative and quantitative tests to determine properties, characteristics, and performance of materials, circuits, mechanisms, assemblies and Test Units.
  • Design and develop electronic circuits and assemblies.
  • Record and analyze test data. Select hardware and material assuring compliance with specifications and product requirements.
  • Validate the GSE software functionality per test matrix.
  • Apply standard mathematical and hands-on techniques, procedures and criteria to engineering assignments.
  • Follows all departmental QOP and WI processes to ensure all documentation is generated, completed and released in a timely manner.
  • Work directly with Assembly technicians, or other technical support personnel as require in the Prototype and Production of the GSE.
  • Take ownership and responsibility for assigned product design.
  • Participates with members of management in the design and development of products and analysis of customer requirements.
  • Assist in the in the determination of a problem solution while giving consideration to form, fit, function, weight, product ability, manufacturing, product marketing and cost.
  • Help lead the coordination efforts and activities between Manufacturing, Obsolescence, Product Planning and Material Planning departments for the selection and ordering of parts, materials, components, or processes with vendors and suppliers.
  • Repair and sustain GSE to ensure product manufacturability.
  • Work with the respective Project Manager or when required independently to generate and update Design and Development schedules.
Qualifications Required:
  • Highly proficient in designing and developing requirements from specifications, oral instructions, or preliminary sketches.
  • Advanced ability to design, analyze circuits and equipment using conventional and computerized techniques.
  • Advanced ability to develop and implement test methods and procedures.
  • Advanced skill level in preparing technical reports and documentation for submission to management.
  • Proficient with commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the Electronic Engineering field.
  • Ability to perform as a technical expert and a source of information.
  • Demonstrated experience providing identifiable contributions to the success of a specific product/project.
  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
  • Uses professional concepts and applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues.
  • Works on problems of moderate to diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
  • Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
  • BS, BSEE, MSEE or related engineering degree.
  • Graduate coursework is desirable.
  • 1-3 years’ experience in areas such as higher mathematics, electronics, mechanics and circuit design.
  • Ability to travel to Japan and other domestic and international locations as required approximately 5% of the time.
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is 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, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek 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.
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