• Electrical Engineer Co-op - Spring

    Job Locations US-MA-Pocasset
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(8/26/2019 4:33 PM)
  • Overview



    Located in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, Hydroid is the world’s most trusted manufacturer of advanced Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). Our marine robotics systems provide innovative and reliable full-picture solutions for the marine research, defense, hydrographic and offshore/energy markets. Our products represent the most advanced, diversified and field-proven family of AUVs and AUV support systems in the world.


    Hydroid employees are passionate about their work and strive to produce top-quality products and service. All products are designed and manufactured at the Hydroid facilities in Pocasset, 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. The successful candidate will:

    • 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.


    We offer a very competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including 75% company paid medical and dental insurance. The company also offers paid Life, STD, LTD, tuition reimbursement and 401K with company match, and more.


    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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