Electrical Engineer I

Employer: VPT Inc.
Job Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 11/7/2018
Closing Date: 1/1/2019
VPT Inc.
VPT, Inc. provides high density, low profile, lightweight DC-DC converters, EMI filters, and custom engineering services for avionics, military, and space applications. Working in partnership with Delta Electronics, the world's largest commercial power supply manufacturer, VPT delivers its patented power solutions in a fast timeframe, with the highest certified quality, at a comfortable cost.
http://www.vpt-inc.com
Job Description

VPT, Inc. has an immediate opening for an entry-level Electrical Engineer.  As an electrical engineer, you will be involved through the entire design cycle and production.  You will work directly with a team of engineers proving compliance for harsh military or space applications.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with a team of design engineers to test and prove compliance for new designs
  • Design fixtures and test circuits to accurately simulate military specifications
  • Keep abreast of state-of-the-art technologies and perform competitive benchmarking for each project
  • Provide technical support for production issues, failure analysis and problem resolution

Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to analyze and test power electronic circuits
  • Familiarity with lab equipment, including oscilloscope, function generator, frequency response analyzer, EMI test receiver
  • Lab experience in power electronics
  • Highly motivated, self-starter with strong personal integrity and attention to detail
  • Ability to work well with cross-functional teams
  • US Person required

VPT offers an excellent benefits package upon full-time hire including health and dental insurance, 401K, disability insurance, life insurance, flexible spending accounts and paid time off.  

Salary will be discussed with applicant and is dependent upon experience.

VPT, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/VET/Disability Employer

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