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Job Title: Electrical and Controls Engineer - More Electrical and Controls Engineer Jobs

Location: MA - Boston
Job Description:

The Electrical and Controls Engineer in the 
 organization has the opportunity to 
participate in the design, development  and 
hands-on manufacture of industrial laser marking 
systems  This role works in conjunction with 
mechanical and software engineers to integrate 
all elements of the workstation and is 
specifically responsible for ensuring the 
effective design and function of the power 
distribution and industrial controls elements.  
In addition to the system design and build, this 
person plays a pivotal role as a technical expert 
in end-to end business operations and functions, 
including customer quotes, system manufacture / 
testing and installation as well as assisting 
with on-going customer support.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Design and develop industrial lasers systems that 
meet customer requirements and meet defined cost 
and time constraints by collaborating with 
departments across the organization and applying 
standard engineering principles, theories, 
concepts and design techniques.

Develop new and innovative processes, methods, 
components, devices, equipment, products, 
applications and quality verifications to address 
customer or internal technical problems.

Provide clear technical work instructions, 
directions and ad-hoc support to technicians and 
assemblers in the build and maintenance of laser 

Discuss, understand and/or establish 
specifications, requirements and possible 
solutions with new customers and installed 
customer base support.

Qualify and review new vendor products for 
solutions adequacy and quality; determine vendor 
capability in design cooperation

Increase company value, while simultaneously 
satisfying our customers by focusing on customer 
satisfaction and continuous improvement in 
quality and reliability.

Special projects and other duties as assigned
-year degree in electrical engineering, controls engineering or similar technical 
field  OR  2 years of electrical experience

Experience with electrical Schematic (IEC format) and layout capability with 

Previous programming experience (i.e. industrial controls languages)

Understanding of design of equipment for industrial use per industrial standards such 
as control cabinets/ panels

Must be willing/able travel within North America up to 10%.  Some overseas travel 

Desired Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering

Knowledge of applicable UL, CE and CSA requirements.

Experience in design of equipment for industrial use per industrial standards such as 
control cabinets/ panels

Understanding of motion Control utilizing industrial solutions i.e. stepper and servo 
controls Project management (Microsoft Project) and organizational skills; 
demonstrated ability to  deliver effective solutions delivered correct and on-time.

Experience with electro-Mechanical design: linear/rotary motion; sensors; intricate 
part holding solutions.

Knowledge of controls Standards: ability to execute sound engineering practices, 
backed up with hand calcs / programs.

Experience with relays/ switches/ wiring/ ground loops/ e-panel layout in Industrial 

Laser apps experience in marking, micro and/or macro industries.

Demonstrated ability and willingness to assist with hands-on prototype design and 
builds as well as transfers to production.

Strong process orientation – ability to clearly communicate goals and to translate 
into discrete actions, next-steps or processes
Passion for technology and continuously learning –maintains pulse on and stays up 
date on latest industry/functional trends, technology and approaches

Strong business and results orientation –focus on driving to end results/solutions for 
the customer and/or the business

Accountable – takes ownership of decisions or issues and follows-through or follows-
on commitments

Strong computer skills (hardware and related software): Visual Basic and/or C++ 

Competent in Microsoft Office products and efficient in email and internet.

Proven oral and written skills required.

High accuracy in work, attention to detail.

Other Job Information

City: Boston
Salary Range: DOE