Micropac Industries Inc. Product Development Engineer II (Electrical Engineer) in Garland, Texas
Product Development Engineer II (Electrical Engineer)
Micropac Industries Incorporated - Hybrid - Garland, TX
4 Year Degree
Title: Product Development Engineer II (Electrical Engineer)
Position Reports to: Project Manager
About the Company
With a vision of the future, Micropac Industries, Inc. is leading the way with innovation and product development for mission critical electronics. At Micropac, you will have the opportunity to learn, grow and create exciting products for satellite, medical, defense/aerospace, and high reliability industrial applications. Micropac has applications on Mars and 30,000 feet underground. Our Core Values include creating a fun and innovative place to work while fostering teamwork and learning. Micropac is a publicly traded company (MPAD) with an average of 140 employees and a 50-year record of mission critical success.
You understand electronic product design resulting from your history and passion for delivering products (Optocoupler, TOSA, ROSA, DC-DC, LDO and/or Solid-State Relay) to the customer on time and on budget. You have the aptitude to lead a team and provide significant technical contribution in order to take a product from design to the manufacturing floor; with the commitment to support quality improvement in everything you do. Coming from an Electronic Applications or Design Engineering background, your comfort zone is having a hand on your product throughout its lifecycle. If this is you, let’s get together and see what we can accomplish together.
About the Job
Responsible for board-level Electrical Engineering design and team leadership for the development of new products. The Product Development Engineer supports the external customer with product expertise and the internal team with resolution of technical and quality issues that may arise. Works with New Business Development in the area of prototypes, samples, product documentation and cost projections as needed to quote and secure new business. The employee serves as an experienced and trained professional with the ability to adhere to our Core Values which are: 1) Servant Leadership/Teamwork including People First, Integrity, Honesty, and Building Trust; 2) Customers’ “GO TO PLACE” for Innovation; 3) Learning Organization, and 4) Having Fun through Our Achievements.
Job Responsibility Specifics
The essential functions and key responsibilities for the position include, but are not limited to:
Strong focus on Optocoupler, TOSA, ROSA, DC-DC, LDO or Solid-State Relay electronic design
Development, design and support products throughout their lifecycle
Sufficient capability to participate in the development and design over a broad range of technologies including power, opto, digital and analog.
Ability to provide team leadership on assigned projects
Ability to provide technical work product in the form schematics, simulation, layouts, mechanical drawings and documentation for assigned projects
Ability to formulate a compliance assessment based on customer requirements and execute projects to meet this assessment
Engage in external standards activities and personnel recruitment, as needed, to forward Micropac’s product dominance
Provide technical support and assist in resolution of customer or manufacturing problems as required
Comprehensive understanding of product design and cost tradeoffs
Work with Product and Test Engineers, Business Line Managers, Product Sales Managers and department managers to ensure that the technical documentation needs and quality standards are met
Comprehensive knowledge of BOM structure and change control process. Review and approve Engineering Change Orders (ECO) applicable to product line
Cadence OrCAD, PSpice CAD and/or other modeling software proficiency required – AutoCAD or SolidWorks would be a plus
Ability to work independently, resolve technical and manufacturing issues without detailed direction and work as part of a team
Leads Preliminary and Critical Design reviews for new products
Capability to accurately and efficiently work on multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to travel “as required” to customer site(s) to provide technical support and training
Job Requirements:Product Development Engineer II
BS degree in electrical engineering or related discipline, MS degree is a plus
6+ years working experience in Product Design or Applications position with a strong focus on Optocoupler, TOSA, ROSA, DC-DC, LDO, Solid-State Relay Components or Systems
Demonstrates accuracy and proficiency in execution of Job Responsibilities along with strong interpersonal skills across all departments
Capable of leading a team in a company directed project or effort
Ability to clearly articulate a description of work product both verbally and in writing
Leads Micropac Power Systems Design team on new and existing products, subassemblies and next level assemblies.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V