Sr. Electrical Hardware Engineer

Wallingford Permanent USD100,000 - USD150,000
  • Great Opportunity to Join an Industry Leader in the Specialty Gases Industry
  • Flexible Work Schedule Available

About Our Client

Our Client, is a leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, as well as hardgoods and related products, and serves as one of the largest U.S. suppliers of safety products; is seeking a Senior Electrical Hardware Engineer to join their growing team and design, build, and test printed circuit boards for their electronic products for the gas industry.

Job Description

  • Design, build, test, and document electronic products from concept, feasibility, prototyping through production.
  • Create hardware design requirements, test plan and test results documentation for various systems.
  • Conduct system functional tests, and troubleshoot devices and equipment as required.
  • Communicate with board houses, becoming the main point of contact (technically) to minimize errors/delay in board production/delivery date.
  • Prepare product drawings, schematics and bills of material that meet project requirements.
  • Provide and continuously communicate time and cost estimates.
  • Provide ongoing technical assistance to manufacturing.
  • Work closely with software engineers in specifying components for efficient firmware design.

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


  • 5+ years of experience designing, building, and testing hardware for embedded systems.
  • Embedded microcontroller based hardware design, including peripheral devices such as A-D converters, voltage/current switches/regulators/controllers/monitors, memories, batteries, displays, keypads solar panels, and charging system controllers.
  • Experience with board testing & verification from board houses.
  • Knowledge/experience with proper PC board/System level design so as to preclude electromagnetic compatibility issues and ESD within an RF/Embedded microcontroller antenna based system
  • Experienced using oscilloscopes, network analyzers, spectrum analyzers and basic lab tools and instruments.
  • Expert knowledge of schematic capture software such as OrCad, Altium, PADs or equivalent.
  • Experience with low power wireless sensor designs preferred.
  • Experience with design for Hazardous Locations preferred.
  • Experience with RF wireless communication technologies such as 4G, 5G, Dust, Sigfox and LoRa preferred.
  • Experience in documenting and obtaining TUV, EMC, UL, and FCC regulatory approvals preferred.
  • Experience with basic firmware design in C, C++, Assembly etc. preferred.
  • Experience with FPGAs and CPLD preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)


  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience.


  • Comfortable using firmware development tools (IDE).
  • Comfortable programming microprocessors/FPGAs using industry standard practices and tools.
  • Comfortable documenting software and associated activities.
  • Comfortable using typical tools to develop, test and troubleshoot firmware.
  • Experience with mathematical and simulation tools a plus
  • Basic knowledge of Google applications and Gmail
  • Able to save and maintain electronic files

What's on Offer

  • Bonus Eligible Position
  • Comprehensive health and insurance benefits
  • Paid Vacation time
  • 401k with Company Match
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Engineering Design and R&D
Industrial / Manufacturing
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