Billerica, MA

Electrical Engineer

$60,000-$138,500 / YEAR
Job Title
Electrical Engineer
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Job Description

Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC is a manufacturer of heavy-duty, zero-emissions engines for mobility applications. With facilities located in the U.S. and Europe, Nuvera provides clean, safe, and efficient products designed to meet the rigorous needs of industrial vehicles and other transportation markets.

Nuvera is a subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Group, Inc., which designs, engineers, manufactures, sells, and services a comprehensive line of lift trucks and aftermarket parts marketed globally primarily under the Hyster® and Yale® brand names. Hyster-Yale Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. ( [ Link Removed ] ). Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. and its subsidiaries, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, employ approximately 7,800 people worldwide.

We are seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our team. This role will design electrical systems for fuel cell engines that manage electrical power conveyance, electrical signal conveyance, electrical product interfaces, and their interactions with mechanical subsystems in fuel cell power system and fuel cell engine products (L2). Responsible for system electrical design in a multi-platform environment, ensuring smooth transition from development to production. Tasks include management of custom component development, selection of power electronics, and integration of electrical subsystems.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

* All design aspects of fuel cell engine electrical subsystems, inclusive of engine control hardware, power wiring, signal wiring, and overall engine electrical subsystem architecture

* Design of electrical subsystems for compliance with codes and standards across multi-region, multi-market product deployment targets

* Selects electrical components to meet product requirements and leads technical aspects of custom electrical component development with external engineering firms, manufacturers

* Champions documentation of all aspects of electrical system design and design intent (i.e. design notebooks, calculators)

* Contributes to generation of systems engineering work products, inclusive of DFMEA, risk assessments, requirements definition, component audits, verification test planning/reporting

* Supports reliability growth and early design defect resolution through timely resolution of development logs

* Supports prototype builds and troubleshooting of engine electrical subsystems and their transition to manufacturing

Required Job Qualifications (unless otherwise noted):

Educational Background

Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering required, Master's degree preferred.

Previous Work Experience
  • 5+ years experience in electrical engineering
  • Experience with > 60 VDC mobile power systems preferred
Special Skills, Experience and Abilities
  • Electrical design (at system and component level design), using schematic capture and wiring diagram tools.
  • System-level architecture and design using state-of-the art embedded controller design.
  • Skill in digital microprocessor based and analog instrumentation circuit design.
  • Familiarity with CAN bus standards and architecture.
  • Familiarity with switching power supply specification and design.
  • Ability to multitask, enthusiasm and a positive attitude to problem solving.
  • Expertise in schematic capture software, (ORCAD) and 2D CAD (AutoCAD) drawing packages
  • Familiarity NEC/NFPA/UL industry electrical and design standards.

Physical requirements/Work environment

Office as well as R&D lab work environments. Use of basic hand tools.

Approximately 75% in office environment, 25% of time spent in lab or on site

Travel Required

Up to 10% domestic and international travel, including overnight, may be required.

Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Nuvera participates in e-Verify.

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Employment Type
Full time
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Travel Required

Primary Location
Nuvera US Billerica, MA
129 Concord Road Building 1
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Relocation Assistance Available

We are an equal opportunity employer with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and life insurance, 401(k) and profit sharing.