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Electrical Engineer III

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Location: Millersburg
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

Job Title: Electrical Engineer III

Reports to: Process Engineering Manager

Location: Millersburg, PA

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $18 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Job Summary:

We are searching for an Electrical Engineer III that will design, document and assemble, validate equipment control panels, along with providing hands-on control panel wiring and remote troubleshooting.


  • Design, document and assemble equipment control panels
  • Provide hands-on control panel wiring and remote troubleshooting.
  • Understand, initialize, design, trouble shoot and repair AC and DC drives and controllers.
  • Tune AC and DC motors.
  • Understand and be able to program PID control logic.
  • PLC programming
  • Develop electrical power and control systems that meet EMI and electrical safety compliance requirements and oversee compliance testing. Conduct problem solving when needed to current and new designs to meet compliance standards.
  • Understands how to design panel to meet EMC emission requirements.
  • Develop, design, & test simple-to-complex automation systems for OEM manufacturing.
  • Work with Mechanical Engineers as needed for mechanical integration of electrical assemblies (e.g., cabinetry, instrumentation, enclosure design, etc.) to complete projects and tasks.
  • Document schematics, panel layout drawings, BOMs, ROHS document certification, UL, ETL, CE certificate of compliance and CE technical files.
  • Write user requirement specification documents (User Requirement Specifications and Functional Requirement Specifications), write and execute Field and Site Acceptance Protocols and Validation Protocols (Installation Qualification, Operational Qualification and Performance Qualification) with an emphasis on electrical engineering/controls.
  • Be accountable for assigned project deliverables, including product quality and schedule integrity.
  • Track progress and review project tasks to make certain deadlines are met appropriately.
  • Assess project issues and identify solutions to meet productivity, quality and customer goals.
  • Proactively communicate project status, issues & risks to the project team and to management.
  • Oversee review of product design engineering for compliance with engineering principles, organization standards, customer contract requirements, and related specifications.
  • Work collaboratively with Operations to ensure seamless and successful transition of engineering projects into production.
  • Establish an environment where continuous improvement is fundamental to the culture.
  • Able to travel as needed to customer and vendor sites.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of product development and commercialization design experience as an electrical engineer
  • B.S.E.E. or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematics and manufacturing drawings.
  • Ability to program HMI and PLC computers.
  • Ability to create and modify CAD drawings
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with cross functional teams
  • Ability to rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and problem solving skills
  • Experienced in management of BOMs and working within UL, ETL, CE/ROHS/REACH/WEEE standards
  • Familiar with NEC standards contained in NFPA70
  • Proficient in programming with the following or similar applications:
  • RSLogix 500 / 5000
  • Wonderware InTouch
  • Pro-face HMI
  • Yaskawa Servos

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Instrumentation, data acquisition and data analysis.
  • Advanced or additional degree in a related discipline.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD Electrical.
  • Familiar with SolidWorks.
  • Familiar with ePDM
  • Familiar with Master Control
  • Proficient in programming with the following:
  • RSLogix 500 / 5000
  • Wonderware InTouch
  • Pro-face HMI
  • Yaskawa Servos
  • Lab View
  • Matlab
  • Delta V, Charms
  • Experience with qualification protocol generation and execution
  • Knowledge of cGMP, GAMP

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission-enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Keywords: Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Reading , Electrical Engineer III, Other , Millersburg, Pennsylvania

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