Tag Archives: Controls

Lead Product Engineer – HydroElectric Controls

BSEE. Provides engineering skill for utility power generation products including custom hydro-electric governor control systems and generators, and has also worked with relay logic, PLCs/HMIs, automation, servos, pressure controls, digital controllers, and AC power systems. Provides design, facility upgrades, installation, commissioning, troubleshooting, often as project manager with supervisory responsibilities. Frequent engineering teacher on software and tools. Uses, Advantech, AutoCAD, Creo, MATLAB. < 10 Years. 100K. 06152015.2

Regional Sales Engineer – HydroElectric Controls & Mechanical

MSME. Diverse industry experience selling utility power generation products including hydro-electric governor control systems. For OEMs, industrial, and other markets, has experience in mechanical tooling, components, motion controls, actuators and hydraulic equipment. Employs technical hand to help customers define requirements by performing studies, often onsite, in applications engineering style, resulting in large contract wins. Strong in marketing, demonstrations, customer/salesrep and sales staff training.  Uses AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Mastercam, SolidEdge. Multi-lingual. < 10 Years. 80K. 06152015.01

Mechanical Product Development Engineer-Surveillance Equipment

BSME. Provides project management and new innovative product development expertise, working with high tech cameras, computerized telescopes, touchscreens. Works from bid process to installation, with onsite training, customer aftercare. Performs systems validation and has strong real time simulation skills. Has worked with aircraft systems such as fuel, hydraulics, landing gear and electrical systems. Uses Python, MATLAB, Catia, SolidWorks, Rhino 3D, Simulink, LabView. Multilingual. 5 Years. 90K. 06102015.2

Principal Engineer – Embedded Controls / FPGA, DSP

Ph.D-EE/CS. Performs architectural S/W design for DSP & FPGA embedded controls: Real time operating systems, robotics, motor drives, motion control, DC & AC conversion with various topologies, inverters, UPS, processors. Generates custom specifications, develops complex algorithms, designs data acquisition, and performs troubleshooting, simulation. Optimizes for quick turnaround. Works with CAN, MATLAB, Simulink, LTSpice, Code Composer, OrCAD, C, Assembly, uC/OS, RS-232/422/485, EtherCAT, Actel. Patents/Pubs. >15 Years. 150K. 06012015.5

Mechanical Systems Engineer – Spacecraft/Space Station

MS-Aero. An aerospace systems and programs engineering professional working with spacecraft, Space Station and planetary unmanned vehicles. Mass properties specialist and performs various space mission elemental analysis and design development, such as space debris solutions, re-entry breakup, propulsion/vibration/thermal concerns, cargo modules, inflatable and other shielding, berthing, pneumatic & environmental control systems, air packs. Strong customer design review participant and go-to. Manages mission budgets, performs critical materials sourcing. Uses MPD, BUMPER, Cradle, CORE, MATLAB, STK, PTC Creo, PRO/E, ANSYS, RedTop. Awards & publications. 10 Years. 100K. 05292015.2

Sr Embedded and Applications Software Engineer

BSCS. Develops applications and networking layer software for military radio embedded controls (software-defined radio) to DO-178B software verification standards. Also specializes in coordinating/expanding system-level regression and automation testing/scripts. Applies object-oriented design, leads re-engineering trade studies and engineering teams for problem resolution. Uses C, Javascript, Django, Python, Bash, Linux/Unix, DOORS, Eclipse, Zeligsoft and more. <10 Years. 80K. 05112015.9

Director, Global Manufacturing & Operations

MBA, MSME. A manufacturing and operations powerhouse with full profit & loss ownership, working with energy management / systems / solutions, power electronics (UPS, converters), HVAC, compressors, controls, PDU and a variety of mechanical products for utilities and industrial applications. Drives multi-billion $ organizations with multiple sites and overseas factories, executing significant cost and revenue improvements within processes, customer design, new product development, manufacturing optimization, overseas and domestic sourcing. Experience with acquisition integration. Employs lean, Kaizen, TQM and Six Sigma principles. Contact us for more details! 05082015.9



Regional Sales Manager – Automotive Components/Systems

BSEE. Brings technical hand to sales revenue development involving gyros, timing devices, capacitive touch, wireless access, motor drivers, transceivers, encryption solutions for applications such as brakes, airbags, and various controls. Primarily automotive, but also industrial and appliance/consumer industries. Develops sales initiatives, provides product training and manages direct and indirect sales teams made up of: Manufacturer’s reps, inside sales, field applications engineers, etc. 130K. 05042015.2

Sr Embedded Software Engineer – Inverter Controls

BSCS. Strong embedded software inverter controls lead engineer working with variety of related protocols, software and devices for products and design tools: CAN communications and TCP/IP stacks/data collection, I/O board modules, analog controllers, DSP, USB debug interfaces, EEPROM interfaces, synchronization schemes, event logging modules, plus algorithms (router, boost, etc). Industries: Solar/renewables-utility, automation, defense power, telecommunications. Uses C, Assembly, Unix, Linux, uCOS, CVS, GNU, Coldfire, ARM, Ethernet, SCADA. 120K.

Instrumentation / Controls Electrical Engineer – Transportation

BSEE. Designs various controls, devices and systems for pump rooms, fuel systems, electrical/nuclear power and ventilation plants, and depots and stations relating to rail, bus, and subway transit systems. Works with automation controls, programming PLCs/HMIs, generating technical drawings, coordinating with contractors/project teams, and performing calculations for voltage, arc flash, cabling, heat loss and panel loading. Many activities involve post-catastrophe infrastructure rehabilitation field work. Uses Vijeo Citect, LTSpice, Trax Maker, SKM, SolidWorks, LabVIEW, C, VHDL. 5 Years. 70K. 04202015.5

Sr Embedded S/W Engineer, Avionics/Displays – Contract

BSEE. Designs, simulates, debugs and integrates mission critical embedded software solutions, including FPGA/algorithm development, for Mil/DoD and NASA aircraft instrumentation, display processors and sensor systems (RTOS, flight controls/flight management, client/server applications, traffic/terrain warning systems and horizontal situation indicators). Has background in lab flight simulation software design. Uses C, Pascal, Fortran, ADA, Xilinx, RS-422, etc., to DO-178B. Secret Clearance. Contract or direct hire. 160K. 03202015.2

Electrical & Systems Design/Integration Engineer

BSEE. A truly diversified engineering professional:

  • Substation, SCADA and Protection & Control: Leads field installations, performs switching, wiring and drawings verifications, troubleshooting
  • Critical Power: Designs, integrates and installs UPS, power monitoring and other equipment, optimizes data management and provides customer technical support for large entities (data centers, military (FAA), Internet-of-Things)
  • Communications:  Experienced developer and systems integrator with HMI, video, audio and security control systems for military and government organizations. Subject Matter Expert on video monitoring

Contract or Direct hire. 80K. 03182015.01

Embedded Controls/Firmware Engineer – Contract

MSCE. Seasoned embedded software/system architectural development and debug engineer for real time operating systems, wireless communications, inter-connectivity, power conversion, flight control systems (fuel, engine systems), and medical implants. Works with DSP, Assembly, ARM, C, CAN, TCP/IP, SPI, RS-422/232. Strong skillsets: Modeling, simulations, complex analysis, requirement definition, coding, board bring up, reverse engineering and is a Zigbee expert. Uses CADRE, TurboCASE, Simulink, MATLAB, DOORS. 120K. 10212014.1

Mechanical Engineer – Magnetic Bearings, Rotordynamics, Turbomachinery

MSME (Top Tier Univ)/>5 Years. Creates concepts for energy storage flywheel and rotor product design with concentration on performance improvement and cost reduction. Design activities involve complex analysis and studies: Stress, root cause and failure, thermal, rotordynamics and magnetics. Performs magnetic bearing characterization, rotor trip balancing, bearing controller firmware logic changes and verification testing. Provides production and field support for various troubleshooting (vacuum, bearing, vibration). Has a specialized background in fluid mechanics for high end MRI (medical) and dynamic systems simulation applications involving extreme ultra violet. 90-100K. 02192015.3

Senior Engineer – Power Supply/Embedded Controls

Ph.D-EE. Senior-level engineering pioneer, designing innovative power electronics and embedded systems for multiple power supply systems such as DC/DC 2-phase with AC waveform, design-in digital systems recovery and embedded microcontrollers in multiple analog power supply systems (with virtual software control loops). Uses MathCAD, PSpice, OrCAD, C, Assembly, Xilinx. 150K. 02162015.1

Substation Applications Engineer / Sales

BSEE/>20 Years. Has comprehensive experience with substation equipment, communications and control systems (powerline carrier systems/PLC, multiplexers, fault recorders, protection & control and more). Captures multi million $ revenue increases through customer interface using facility enhancements, retrofitting and reliability concepts. Conducts extensive advanced customer technical training and internal/external (domestic & international) presentations. Introduces new product lines, develops installation process improvements to reduce man-hours. Has significant domestic and international sales channel management experience. 110K. 02112015.5

Sr. Substations / Instrumentation and Controls Engineer

BSEE/20 Years. Provides instrumentation and controls, fuel handling and other systems design engineering for nuclear power plants. Also designs, installs, and tests electrical power systems, 40MVA substations and 600V E-Houses for utility, solar farms and petrochemical industry with expertise in complex studies (short circuit, load flow, arc flash, mitigation), concept development, design layouts, and photovoltaic analysis. Experience includes DCN projects including generating specifications, drawings, test procedures development, equipment selection, site inspection and commissioning. Applies regulatory standards knowledge. Uses AutoCAD, CRC-COV, ETAP, SKM, Easypower. Extensive publications. 90-100K. 01292015.4

Analog / Digital / Mixed Signal Design Engineer

BSEE, CE/<10 Years. Performs oil/gas hi temp downhole electronics design involving rotary steerable drilling tools, rotating / geostationary measurement devices (magnetic and gravitational), and low latency data acquisition systems, multi-rate DSP with embedded C and control systems. Data acquisition and design expertise also applies to hi rel military, defense/missile weaponry, space program and aerospace/avionics industries for wireless instrumentation systems, fuel cell controls, power electronics (power supplies), RF SoC, specialized lithium Smart Battery technology, schematic capture, supervising PCB layout, hardware debugging, and field installations. Current DoD Secret Clearance. Performs simulation with Matlab, Simulink and works with PADS, Altium, Microchip PIC / dsPIC and more. 80-90K. 01222015.3

Power Systems Regional Sales Manager

MBA, BSBA/15 Years. Provides technical sales expertise for emergency backup systems, utility/power plant generation and distribution equipment (gas/steam turbines, wind turbines, CSP solar systems), temperature control systems and also services. Sells strategically through private/public bidding and specification projects, owner direct business and sales channel management. Has expertise in negotiating customer terms and conditions, including exceptions, and master agreement development. Provides forecasting, high level reporting and business plan development. Has a history of turning lost opportunities into viable orders.  120K. 01202015.7

Systems Integration / Automation / SCADA Engineer

BSEET/>20 Years. Designs and programs substation automation solutions/SCADA and HMI using SQL, DMS/EMS systems and network configuration, and integrates protection / control and data acquisition devices for utilities. Integrates data from analog feedback, digital IO and variable frequency drives. Design experience includes various hardware, panels and layouts.  Manages bid processes and technical proposals. Works with various resources to actively resolve all customer issues. Uses AutoCAD, Visio. 80-90K. 01202015.6

Sales and Marketing Manager – Renewable Energy

BA-Chem/>20 Years. A regional and national sales and marketing manager for photovoltaic systems and equipment (cells, modules), inverters, DC/AC, monitoring platforms, controls and automation. Employs go-to-market strategies, tactics and B2B/B2C principles for large and emerging renewable energy clients such as wind and solar, but also commercial (>50kW) and residential (>10kW). Implements CRM systems, and develops, manages and trains all sales channels and direct staff. Is an executive level professional. Available for full time roles or part time consulting work. 100K. 01192015.7

Control Systems and Integration Engineer

MSEE-CS/>15 Years. A vast amount of very innovative systems design, integration and upgrade experience working with various hardware and software, embedded technology, PLC, thermals, automation, RFID, real time operating systems, robotics, HMI/SCADA, motion controls, green energy/generators and more. Varied industries such as industrial, power electronics, medical, entertainment/TV, consumer products and food – along with various stringent regulatory codes (FDA, etc). Provides object/component oriented programming, reverse engineering, modeling, simulation, algorithms, testing, technical documentation, extensive technical support, networking, and drives concepts to fruition. Uses AutoCAD, SQL, XML, OPS, Modbus, Labview, Matlab and more. An excellent contract candidate. 110-130K. 01122015.2

Sr Software Engineer / Embedded Controls, Power Electronics

MS-S/W Engrg-Honors / 20 Years. A software design and engineering leader with project management experience for utility, aerospace and military. Designs and integrates life cycle systems and software for: Grid power electronics, embedded controls, algorithms, microprocessors, real time operating systems, DSP, PLCs, and various other platforms and equipment. Forms strategic alliances and works routinely with overseas engineering, integration labs, resource allocation, risk assessment and mitigation and simulation. Participates in corporate technology transfer concerns. A consultant candidate. Multi-lingual. ISO. 120-130K. 01082015.3

Chief Engineer – Power Electronics / Grid

Ph.D-EE/>20 Years. A high level engineering professional for solar grid / power plant electrical systems architecture. Provides plant design, validation, modelling, load profiling, reliability reviews, new product innovation, intellectual property management, project/program management, customer design reviews, engineering team management, funding/grant wins, technical proposal generation, first article builds, cost modelling, reliability studies and allocation of resources. Products / technologies: Smart Grid, DC/DC, DC/AC, converters, topologies, inverters, UPS, generators, controls, motor drives, analog, power protection, battery management / chargers, switch mode, MOSFET, stabilizers, excitations systems, magnetics, RF, SoC, power systems software and more. An excellent consultancy candidate. Collaborates with industry leaders. Multiple patents, publications and presentations. 200K. 12052014.3

Technical Sales Engineer – Power Electronics / Defense Systems

MBA, MSEE-ME/20 Years. A multi-talented professional with high level sales/business development/marketing, contracts administration/negotiations, operations, field applications engineering experience for industrial, avionics, military / defense semiconductor and commercial industries. Varied skillsets including: product design innovation, government regulations applications, production costs reduction. Concentrated expertise with customer interaction / technical support. Products/technologies involved: Power electronics (distribution systems, power supplies, motion control), fibre channel, weaponry, vehicular systems, radar, control systems, substantial hydraulics systems. An excellent consultancy candidate. Fluent: CADAM, Pro-Engineer, ProModel, CATIA, SolidWorks and more. Patent activity. 110-130K. 12042014.8

Senior Power Electronics Design Engineer

BSEE/15 Years. A very well-rounded power electronics engineer for IT, medical and other industries – all to regulatory standards. Performs design, modeling, analysis, test, debugging, optimizations, implementation, theory, and authors vast array of technical documentation. Specializes in power fail redesign and circuitry performance. Products / technologies are: Transformers, power supplies, switch-mode, converters (with all topologies), clamp resets, inductors, chokes, protection and control, magnetics, battery chargers, AC/DC, DC/DC. Uses PSpice, Orcad and others. 90-100K. 12042014.2

Quality and Reliability Engineer – Substations / Power Facilities

BSEE/>5 Years. Performs quality and reliability functions in the following realms: Test, repair, preventative maintenance, commissioning, field service, improvements for instruments / equipment / overall facilities, safety / risk management, ISO certificate maintenance, personnel training, failure analysis / root cause, resource monitoring, work scope tracking, monitoring site conditions and regulatory standards compliance. Hands-on and related electrical power systems for substations and various large facilities include: Motor controls, switchgear, protective relays / control systems, inverters, converters, transformers, breakers and more. 80-90K. 12012014.11

Regional Power Systems Manager

BSEE (plus)/20 Years. A sales professional working with companies having multi-million and billion $ sales revenues and a global reach for variety of industries including utilities, government, military, industrial, commercial, residential, medical and more. Power management, automation, protection and control units involve also motor controls and variety of motor drives, transformers, GIS, switchgear, metering, AC/DC, turbines and more. Conducts both sales and marketing for new business development, using value add solutions, substantial specifications abilities, service sales development. Expert in regulatory code and safety. Brings technical expertise to customer interaction and has program management background. 110-130K. 11252014.13

Senior Product Engineer – Power Electronics

MSEE/>20 Years. A project and product management driven professional, performing design, verification, validation, root cause analysis, and testing for power electronics to include power supplies (plus Smart), power ICs, converters, DC/DC, AC/DC, regulators, generators, wide variety of sensors, relays, embedded systems, microcontrollers, turbines. Management skillsets include scheduling, budget, process analysis and improvements, technical documentation generation. Substantial interaction with customers. Has extensive background in quality, safety principles. Six Sigma Green Belt. 85-100K. 11252014.7


Contract Power Electronics Engineer

MSEE (plus)/>20 Years. Well-travelled engineering design professional with wealth of experience supporting aerospace, avionics, IT and other industries. Performs high level design, modeling, bridging, simulations, system testing plus EMI, fault and thermal analysis, debugging, and full documentation development. Products / technologies are: inverters, converters, controls, sensors, AC/DC, DC/AC, FPGA, VHDL, motor drives and controls, servo systems, photovoltaic, switch-mode, topologies, analog, digital signal processing, algorithms. Uses Matlab, Simulink, Simpower, LabView, C and more. Heavy patent activity. 175-185K. 11172014.16

Chief Engineer – Power Electronics, Motors and Controls

BSEE-Honors/15 Years. A strong technical engineering leader, also accountable for all areas of business (sales / marketing, customer support, budgets / cost reductions etc). Industries: Military, automotive, IT. Focus is on lifecycle to include new concepts, requirements, various design reviews, testing, production release, root cause, redesign and sustainment, upgrade projects – all under stringent regulatory standards. Products are analog / digital, magnetics, power supplies, high voltage, battery packs, controllers /micro, inverters, converters, PCB layout, motor drives and controls. Has design experience with CNC machines, builds teams from scratch. Has expertise in MOSFET, EMC / EMI, 5 Why, AutoCad, Visio, Matlab, Simulink, Spice, ISO implementation. Patents. 150-175K. 11172014.7

Senior Substation Protection and Control Engineer – Utility

BSEE/>20 Years. An expert engineering lead for power substations of various types, including utility, public works. Specializes in protection and control, transmission and distribution, automation, operational elements. Equipment / technologies include: SCADA, relays, breakers, switchgears, bus, GIS, carrier, PLC, annunciators, analog, load shedding. Performs upgrades, project scope, engineering direction, procurement, diagrams, layout and other plans, schemes, BOM, specifications and emergency power contingencies. Has substantial supervision skill and especially with external technical parties. Has AutoCAD, Visio, Microstation and more. >100K. 11172014.5

Director of Engineering – MicroElectro/Mechanical Systems, Sensors

MSEE/<20 Years. Executive level expertise for new, innovative technology in MEM and other segments of technology, including: Very wide variety of sensors, mixed signal and power ICs, ASIC, accelerometers, magnetics, gyroscopes, RF, CMOS, converters, amplifiers, capacitors and other circuitry, semiconductor, algorithm, analog. Significant R&D expertise for automotive, consumer electronics and other markets. World wide recognition for accelerometer development. Has also 3D packaging, experience with external partners and overseas teams, manages design houses and many more high level activities. Heavily patented and multiple publications. 175K. 11172014.4

Power Electronics Engineer

MSEE/2 Years. A quickly advanced technical engineering proficiency for design, simulation, modeling, validation, characterization, optimization, test and troubleshoot for variety of power electronics and systems, including wind energy  applications. Involves also PCB layout, prototype work, protection systems, MOSFET and FPGA. Products focus includes control systems, power / gate driver circuitry, motor drives, switching, power supplies, converters, inverters. Part author on technical papers and presentations. Uses: Altium, PLECS, Xilinx, Simulink, MATLAB, Eagle and more. 70-80K. 11132014.6

Magnetic Controls Systems Design Engineer

BSME-EE/10 Years. Performs development design, modeling, test, various analysis (including rotordynamics), auto tuning, and retrofits for variety of control systems and sub-components (sensors, actuators, etc). Has expertise coordinating with suppliers and wide array of various test procedures including: Hands-on testing / procedures / reports / ATP. Also has background designing fuel systems. Industries: R&D, Aerospace, Magnetics, Avionics. Uses SimuLink, XLRotor, IronCAD, MatLab, and much more. Secret Security Clearance. 100-120K. 11132014.5

Design Engineer – Substation and Field Installations

BSEE/<10 Years. In depth experience specifically for substation equipment preliminary and final package engineering design, development of schematics (layout, control, grounding, panel, etc), BOM development, SCADA elements, cost estimating and more. Various equipment but expertise with all various relays in particular, plus protection, transformers, bus, grounding switches, metering, etc. Interfaces with team throughout, and lead for local authority reviews. Extensive on site field installations of equipment. Fluent: AutoCAD, ETAP, asSELerator, ESPEN and more. 80-90K. 11112014.1

Embedded Software Engineer – Avionics

BSCS/10 Years. A detailed software expert for various control displays, processors, sensors and more for aircraft instrumentation and on-board systems. Experience includes input / output and build in test, development of test plans, installation of software modules, code change integration, code technical reviews, plus is expert in setup and testing for simulation labs with follow-on customer presentations. Uses ADA, DOORS, GNAT, VxWorks, Visual Studio and much more. 11052014.1

Electrical Protection and Controls Technician – Utility Substation

>20 Years. Works with substations/grid, power plants (with gas and steam turbines), water treatment plants and power generation plants. Prepares drawing revisions on redesigns, power commissioning, instrument calibration and generates reports and equipment certifications. Substantial test experience with injection, hi-pots, VLF and much more). Work is often on site with oversee of crews. Power equipment experience: high voltage, switchgear, transformers, breakers, protective relays, meters, battery banks, voltage regulators, SCADA, motor control and instrumentation. Expertise in technical operations manuals and is highly travelled. 11042014.3

Senior Electrical Design Engineer – Power Electronics

15 Years. A well-rounded technical professional with wide array of product experience for consumer electronics, medical and ATE arenas such as: Substantial circuitry (analog / digital etc), mixed signal, power supplies, drive motors, RoHS, EOL, consoles, various controls and processors, PCB design and R&D. Applications are many and include: ADC, DAC, robotics, semiconductor and more. Also performs redesign, full test, component specification, verification, debugging, and conducts design reviews for product lifecycle. Has background in Contract assignments. Altium, Serena and more. 100K. 11042014.1

Contract Senior Hardware Design Engineer – Electronics

BSEE-CS/>20 Years. A high level principal design engineer with broad experience to include: design from concept and substantial redesign, architecture, simulation, PCB layout / assembly, test bench, complex problem resolutions plus driving many offshore design/production teams. Products and technologies: ASIC, FPGA, digital / analog / power, wide variety of board types (vias, DC-to-microwave), motor sensing / control / power, embedded microprocessors, LCD, RFID, transceivers, substantial fiber optic, data acquisition terminals/IT, RF, high volume telecommunications, and broadband-over-powerline systems for utilities. Xilinx, Altera, Cadence  and more. 11032014.18