Electrical Engineer

Hartford Permanent USD95,000 - USD110,000
  • Great Opportunity to Join the Rapidly Growing Renewables Industry
  • Hybrid Work Schedule Available!

About Our Client

Our Client is an industry leader in the hydrogen generation space, offering hydrogen production plants for industry and energy applications, hydrogen fueling stations for the transport sector, and power-to-gas/power-to-power solutions for the renewable industry

Job Description

A key contributor in the Large Scale Electrolyzer team that helps design and monitor core products. This position requires an Electrical Engineer to apply and demonstrate knowledge of power systems (including AC-DC rectification), electrical safety (including grounding/earthing), wiring selection, application standards, and AC and DC power distribution within engineered systems.

Product Development

  • Designing power distribution systems through development of one-line drawings and electrical schematics, cable lists, load lists, and selection of circuit protection devices
  • Work with vendors to develop and evaluate MCC assemblies, including VFD and transformer selection
  • Evaluate the suitability of electrical products and components to meet technical, cost and codes and standards requirements
  • Participate in cross functional project teams and execute individual project tasks including production documentation releases, test plans and reports, design documents
  • Work with outside vendors/suppliers to evaluate production capabilities and documentation as well as to ensure integration of supplier's equipment into the overall system.
  • Support FMEA, internal and customer HAZOP activities
  • Define specifications for ancillary equipment to support core technology
  • Develop and maintain electrical schematics for control of overall system
  • Verify system and component capability by developing and implementing robust testing methods
  • Prototype Test Definition, Build & Test Support

Product/Project support

  • Support Production Unit builds
  • Manage customization requests to standard products, including documentation release
  • Escalation point for Field Issues related to discipline-specific subsystem
  • Detailed Root Cause Analysis including test protocol development and issue resolution implementation
  • Implement product changes and retrofits based on field feedback
  • Provide technical support to Applications Sales team during the bid process.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • 5-7 years of industry related experience (Electrolysis or AC-DC conversion systems preferred).
  • Commercial products or plant design experience preferred, specifically considering classified area locations per NFPA. and ATEX
  • Working knowledge, familiarity, and application of NEC, IEC, ISO, and CE Codes and Standards
  • Knowledge and application of voltage ranges from 120VAC to 35kV, 3 phase applications (US and ROW applications)
  • Experience with proper grounding for protection of equipment and personnel
  • Familiarity with medium voltage power systems and grid connections is a plus
  • Demonstration of experience simplifying designs, reducing costs and increasing the value of engineered systems.
  • Understanding of sub-system operational characteristics and potential interactions that influence overall product/system performance.
  • Motivated self-starter with high level of initiative and creative approach to problem solving.
  • Ability to manage subsystem developments, including defining requirements and milestones and executing independently.
  • Capable of working well in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Experience working with electromechanical devices is a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office; familiarity with ERP is a plus
  • Limited travel could be required to vendor or customer sites
  • Experience with AutoCad or similar for electrical schematics is a plus

What's on Offer

  • Role is Bonus Eligible!
  • Hybrid Role!
  • Comprehensive health and insurance benefits
  • Paid Vacation time
  • 401k with Company Match (available to enroll on first day)
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Engineering Design and R&D
Energy & Natural Resources
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