CTG Electrical Engineer III in San Diego, California

Title: Electrical Engineer III

Location: US-CA-San Diego

Job Number: 18212110

CTG is currently recruiting for an Electrical Engineer III to provide support for our customer in San Diego, CA. This is a 6 month contract role and the resource must be onsite in San Diego.

Location: San Diego, CA

Duration: 6 month W2 contract

Job Description:

The candidate will support the design and manufacturing of laboratory equipment with specific responsibilities on existing electrical components, electrical subsystems and product testing.

Job Roles/Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside other product development team members and with other cross-functional groups to develop electrical systems and identify/implement projects for design optimization of the company's laboratory products, including freezers, biological safety cabinets, shakers, incubators, and water systems.

  • Participate in Practical Process Improvement (PPI) teams to improve electrical systems to achieve top-rank quality and long-term reliability while at the same time providing environmental-friendly product designs and meeting regulatory requirements.

  • Develop proper specifications for electrical system and subsystem/component performance.

  • Troubleshoot electrical systems including both analog and digital circuits.

  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical systems and components to correct existing problems and improve product quality and reliability.

  • Analyze electrical systems using simulation software to improve design and performance.

  • Familiarity with C and C programming languages.

  • Work will include analog circuit design, digital circuit design, and software design and troubleshooting. This includes interface to electromechanical systems.

  • Develop and execute test plans to validate electrical system performance while utilizing design for reliability tools and performance sensitivity analysis. Consideration must be given to the applicable third party certifications, for example: Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Underwriters Laboratories (UL), European Mark (CE), Canadian Standards Association (CSA) etc.

  • Improve current electrical systems by use of Design for Manufacturability and Design for Assembly, and design electrical systems for ease of service and cost reduction.

  • Work closely with outside suppliers to identify opportunities for improvements to current designed products.

  • Familiar with commonly used PCB CAD design tools. Must have good computer skills including Microsoft Office.

  • Perform all job duties in a safe manner and obey all safety policies and procedures.

  • Perform all job duties consistent with the Code of Ethics and the 4-I Values.

  • Perform all job duties within ISO standards, regulatory or statutory requirements.

  • Participate in Continuous Improvement and support all PPI, Keys and Lean projects.

  • Perform other duties and cross training as assigned.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Master's degree preferred

  • Two to five years' experience and/or training in electrical circuit design and product development.

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Sense of ownership & urgency with projects and work assignments

  • Ability to work in a cross functional team environment

  • Ability to work with issues on the factory floor with successful experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

  • Ability to travel as required, <10% of the time

  • Design for Six Sigma and Design for Reliability skills.

  • Working conditions require the ability to sit, stand, walk, bend, climb stairs, work at a computer station and on manufacturing shop floor

  • Ability to frequently lift up to 20 lbs; occasionally lift 40 lbs

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Additional Information

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • CTG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we recruit for a wide variety of positions. However, this particular client has a specific requirement which dictates that only US citizens or US Permanent residents will be considered

  • All interested individuals must be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors).

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company


To be considered please immediately apply to this requisition using the link provided or go to the CTG Careers page for this opening (18212110). For additional information, please contact Greg Hannigan at gregory.hannigan@ctg.com or call 716-888-4115 (toll-free at 800-992-5350 x4115). Kindly forward to any other parties you feel may be interested. Thank you!


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

Job: Electrical Engineering