Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Location: Milwaukee, WI

Join a dynamic organization with a dedicated leadership team that highly values its employees. This exciting opportunity is located in Milwaukee, WI and offers excellent prospects for professional growth. Our client is seeking a Lead Electrical Design Engineer to oversee the planning and execution of current product optimization and new product development projects. Reporting to the Manager of Product Engineering, you will play a vital role in the technical aspect of these initiatives.

Please note that we are unable to provide visa sponsorship for this position.

About the Company:

  • Our client is a prominent player in the heavy mobile equipment industry
  • This division boasts a solid growth trajectory, contributing to a $1.8 billion enterprise
  • The design engineering group in Milwaukee consists of 25 professionals
  • The company designs and manufactures cutting-edge product lines on-site
  • Enjoy working with a dynamic engineering management team
  • The company boasts a safety-driven culture dedicated to individual growth

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development and enhancement of electrical systems for heavy vehicles
  • Utilize CAD software to create models and drawings in support of your projects
  • Collect and analyze electrical system data
  • Select and evaluate materials and components for electrical systems
  • Contribute to the creation of machine documentation
  • Conduct cost analysis of components and machines
  • Manage the development cycle for multiple projects
  • Establish testing requirements for functions and produce relevant documentation
  • Provide mentorship to junior team members


  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Possess 7+ years of design experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrate knowledge of electrical circuit design, components, systems, and controls
  • Have familiarity with data acquisition and communication protocols such as CAN bus, UDS, and SAE J1939
  • Proficient in 3D CAD software; preferably Siemens NX
  • Prior experience with Zuken E3 is highly desired
  • Additional experience in heavy equipment, off-road vehicle, or truck electrical design is advantageous
  • Familiarity with C programming would be beneficial
  • Possess practical "hands-on" electrical experience


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • Company-matched 401(k) plan with a 75% match on up to 6% contribution
  • An 8% bonus based on performance
  • Flexible work hours (work 9 hours Mon-Thur and only 4 hours on Fri without taking PTO)
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Short-term or long-term disability coverage
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Access to an on-site fitness center
  • On-site nurse

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