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Electrical Engineer 4

Requisition ID:  75532
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Akron Group (3005)

Akron, OH, United States, 44306

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defense and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 9,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Airframe Systems division brings together an extensive range of skills and abilities to support some of the world’s leading commercial, business and military aircraft manufacturers.

Across its five product groups, Airframe Systems produces a host of world leading technology. Our Braking Systems product group supplies both military and commercial aircrafts.

We seal essential spaces, such as landing gear, wings, engines, nacelles, windows and doors, and produce intelligent air data systems and sensors that measure altitude, angle or acceleration. These sensors can be used on planes, train control systems or even missile control systems.

Whether it’s developing new radome solutions, fuel delivery systems or high-altitude life support systems, Airframe Systems embodies the innovation at the heart of Meggitt.

Job Designation

The Sr. Electrical Engineer is responsible for developing technically sound and marketable products using imaginative, thorough, and practicable solutions.

Job Core Responsibilities

•    Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field
•    Demonstrates domain knowledge with high level understanding of design processes and procedures with ability to train others 
•    Adds value by identifying and completing necessary tasks while interacting directly with customer or supplier
•    May lead or mentor junior and/or supporting staff
•    Applies knowledge and experience to develop/enhance designs, processes, and tools 
•    Proactively engages with customers and suppliers while building strong working relationships 
•    Focuses on completing assigned projects to meet technical objectives in budget and on schedule
•    Creates strong network with other senior professionals internally and externally 
•    Works under general direction and within established processes/procedures 
•    Has latitude in technical decisions and approaches; seeks out specialist guidance for complex issues

Job Specifications

Education: Bachelor Degree in Engineering or other related field (Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Aerospace Engineering)
Years’ Experience: 8+ years of engineering experience; aerospace background a plus
•    Working knowledge of hardware development in accordance with RTCA/DO-254
•    Strong emotional intelligence and ability to motivate others
•    Focus on continuous improvement
•    Excellent communication skills to convey knowledge of subject matter, particularly in customer/supplier interaction
•    Ability to prepare and present clear, technically accurate and documented design explanation
•    Knowledge of Altium, Jira, DOORS, Matlab, Simulink a plus
•    Understanding of commercially sensitive information, including how, when, and with whom to share it
•    Proficient at working across functions within the organization
•    Experience working in a multi-cultural/diverse organization
•    Willing to challenge the status quo

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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