• Electrical Engineer Co-op - Fall

    Job Locations US-MA-Pocasset
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/6/2019 9:08 AM)
  • Overview

    Located in the U.S., Hydroid is a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, the world’s most trusted manufacturer of advanced Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). Hydroid’s REMUS AUVs provide innovative and reliable full-picture solutions for the marine research, defense, hydrographic and offshore/energy markets.

    Developed by a veteran team of engineers, the company’s products and solutions provide a safe and reliable answer to the challenges that have hampered ocean exploration and security. Hydroid employees are passionate about their work and strive to produce top-quality products and service. All products are designed, manufactured, marketed and sold from the Hydroid facility in Cape Cod, MA.


    Responsible for electrical engineering tasks in a production environment. Must be able to work in a fast pace engineering/production environment and meet critical deadlines.


    Responsibilities may include the following:

    • Modify and update schematics and generate wiring and cable diagrams using OrCAD.
    • Generate engineering change orders (ECOs) related to electronics assemblies and wiring diagrams.
    • Search for replacement electronics components and IC for ones that have gone obsolete and update bill of material (BOM).
    • Redesign of existing circuits to replace parts that have become obsolete.
    • Conduct WiFi testing.
    • Maintain OrCAD parts and connector view database.
    • Generate and maintain bill of material (BOM).
    • Assist in trouble-shooting electronic board assemblies and system wiring.
    • Work with electronic board manufacturers to answer questions and resolve parts problems.
    • Maintain appropriate communication with the other mechanical and electrical engineers.
    • Maintain a professional manner to enhance the company's image with customers.
    • Attend and participate in technical meetings.
    • Occasionally go out with the Hydroid team and help run test missions with the vehicles in open water.
    • Perform other related duties as assigned.


    Preferably enrolled in a Bachelor of Science Electrical/Electronics/Electromechanical Engineering program. Some experience with analog and digital circuit theory and design and WiFi communications and networking preferred. Familiarity with OrCAD or a similar program preferred. Candidate should also be familiar with Excel. Interest in robotics or unmanned systems is a plus.


    A condition of this position will require the successful Applicant to pass a government security investigation and must subsequently receive authorization to access US Department of Defense Controlled Unclassified Information (“CUI”) and potentially classified information.


    Hydroid is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/AA/M/F/V/D Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and need assistance with the application process as a result of your disability please call 1-508-563-6565 or mail your request to 1 Henry Drive, Pocasset, MA 02559, Attn: Employment Application Assistance.



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