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Electrical Engineer Evergreen Job

Company: PACCAR
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: March 15, 2023

Job Description:

Company Information PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF Trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture, and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines andalso provides customized financial services, information technology, and truck parts related to its principal business.Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services - you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!Division Information Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World's Best heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company's dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium-duty diesel-electric hybrids.Position SummaryKenworth has consist demand for Electrical Engineers. Apply to this requisition to be considered for a variety of levels and projects in areas such as wire harnessing, power electronics, system architecture, and various other components/system-level projects.Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Design and release of electrical and electronic components and systems for heavy commercial trucks
  • Integrate Engine, After Treatment, Transmissions, and ABS/ESP/ACC electrical/electronic features/requirements into Kenworth/PACCARvehicles
  • Manage engineering and project management processes to maintain schedule, budget, and functionality
  • Plan and track validation testing of components
  • Support product launch at vehicle assembly plants
  • Ensure industry-leading quality and reliability are met/maintained/exceeded on all components
  • Provide and/or work with interface documentation to wiring design, system architect(s), and mechanical design group
  • Contribute to the development of procedures and practices that ensure quality and reliable electric/electronic systems
  • As part of a new product development team, perform the design and development of assigned elements of: wiring harnesses, routings and guides system level schematics or other embedded electronic control modulesQualifications & Skills
    • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or an equivalent engineering degree required
    • Work experience for EE rolescan vary for all staff levels - Associate Design Engineer, Design Engineer, or Sr. Design Engineer
    • Experience in the design and application of automotive wiring harnesses, automotive electronic control modules, switches, driver input devices, and HMI elements
    • Experience in wiring design using Mentor Graphics. Knowledge of DC power distribution, management, protection, fusing, and routing systems, practices, and tools desired
    • Proficiency using Requirements Management tools, Systems Engineering tools, Pro/E, or other 3D CAD software is also desired
    • Engineering knowledge of heavy-duty commercial truck safety systems, and regulations, especially in the areas of operating, service, and performance environments
    • Experience creating engineering documentation including preparation of component and harness drawings, diagrams, and routings, responding to Requests for Engineering Information, writing Engineering Change Notices, test coordination, support for production, and customer service
    • Solid understanding of Design for Six Sigma and Six Sigma techniques
    • Willing to learn and use new engineering processes and techniques and be resourceful in solving complex technical problems
    • Experience in product development and new product implementation
    • Able to work in a team environment
    • Facility with personal computer software including project management tools, word processing, spreadsheets, and databases
    • Willingness to grow personally and professionally and results in orientationWhy work for PACCAR/Kenworth?
      • Global Fortune 500Company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities
      • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their fields
      • Support and/or design the commercial vehicles of the future with a focus on emerging technologies such as electric and autonomous trucksAs a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:
        • 401k with up to a 5% company match
        • A fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
        • Comprehensive paid time off - minimum of 10 paid vacation days (additional days are provided with additional seniority/years of service), 12 paid holidays, and sick time
        • Tuition reimbursement for continued education
        • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
        • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
        • Paid short-and long-term disability programs
        • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
        • EAP services include wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and moreAdditional Job Board InformationAt PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors including your education, training, or experience. The salary range for a Design Engineer is $78,100 - $122,300annually. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above.PACCAR promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing policies and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or other legally protected status. This applies to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, termination, rates of pay, and other conditions of employment.

Keywords: PACCAR, Kirkland , Electrical Engineer Evergreen Job, Engineering , Kirkland, Washington

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