Hardware Engineer
Electrolux Major Appliances NA - Charlotte, NC

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Design and development responsibility for preliminary design, final design, qualification, and production launch of assigned key subsystems and/or components related to fabric care programs.

Key operational responsibilities
Oversee design of new and redesigned components, to improve quality, function, performance and reliability while maintaining cost, manufacturability, and agency compliance including but limited to schematics, harness layouts, and electromechanical design.

Provide design specifications to lead and coordinate supplier development programs and test qualifications, including mechanical attributes and electrical components

Manage agency approvals of hardware through UL,CSA, and/or other appropriate agencies

Coordinate and support efforts required through the Model Shop, Test & Evaluation Lab, Reliability testing, Consumer Science, and other Fabric Care departments/groups including hands-on assistance with setting up and performing the qualification tests.

Assist in the development and approval of test and quality plans for designed components and assemblies. Analyze and approve test results to ensure they meet the requirements of the project, manufacturing processes and assembly.

Prepare and maintain project schedules. Prepare and present project reviews as required.

Prepare and direct preparation of Engineering documentation (BOM’s, ECN’s, DVR’s etc)

Analyze cost of engineering programs for budgetary analysis. Coordinate and support purchasing, marketing, and other groups to define/refine costs in support of project objectives

Oversee disposition of PPAPs

International and domestic travel required as needed.

Reporting to
Hardware Leader

Competencies needed
BS degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, related physical science, or equivalent education from a fully accredited school

3 years in the R&D department of household appliance or consumer electronics industry

Must demonstrate creative ability through invention or equally significant contributions to profession
Good knowledge in design & development of electronic parts
Familiar with national & international safety and test standards (e.g. UL, IEC)
Solid experience with PCB design, development and manufacturing
Altium Design / Orcad experience or similar
Strong Teamwork approach. Communication skills.

Fluent in English

Electrolux Home Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

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