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Electrical Engineer

Posted Date: September 7, 2022

Status: Full Time

Synopsis: Tri-Tec is searching for an Electrical Engineer to design, simulate, test, troubleshoot, and maintain electronics products in coordination with Senior Electrical, Software, Firmware, and Mechanical Engineers.  In this role, you will support the development, manufacturing, and deployment of valves and valve actuators installed aboard current and future US Navy Destroyers, Frigates and Aircraft Carriers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Design embedded controllers and power circuits that control motors, read sensors, and communicate with remote-control systems.
  • Engage in holistic system design with other Engineering Team members
  • Create innovative and patentable technologies that solve problems and create new functionality
  • Make improvements to and update legacy circuit board designs
  • Design to military and commercial EMI compliance standards with assistance from industry experts
  • Use standard and specialized lab equipment to test to prescribed specifications and standards
  • Use ECAD to create components, schematics, PCB layouts, and manufacturing packages
  • Support third-party circuit board contract manufacturing activities
  • Collaborate in all product design efforts in a small, tight-knit Engineering Team


  • Read circuit schematics and component datasheets
  • ​ECAD experience
  • Experience using standard test equipment like multimeters, oscilloscopes, and spectrum analyzers
  • Enjoy working with others to solve difficult problems


  • Analog, digital, and power electronics design
  • Designing/testing to ESD, MIL-STD-1399-300, DO-160, and shock and vibration requirements
  • 3 years of experience with Altium Designer
  • Designing for high voltage three-phase 440 VAC, 480 VAC, and single-phase 120 VAC


  • US citizenship is mandatory due to defense contracts requirements.  Background check will be performed.
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of Electrical Engineering work experience
  • Must have strong English reading and writing skills
Tri-Tec Manufacturing provides the following benefits: Medical - Dental - Vision - Life Insurance - 401k Matching - Generous Paid Time Off plus paid holidays - Career Development - Tuition Reimbursement - Mentorship Opportunities - Rewards & recognition and much more!

Pay Range: $90,000 - $105,000 per year, depending on qualifications.

This position may be considered for a hybrid role, with the ability to travel onsite to our facility in Kent as needed. Future travel to both Alabama and Wisconsin may be required.