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PDS Tech Inc Wiring Systems Design Engineer in Santa Cruz, California

PDS Tech is seeking a Wiring Systems Design Engineer for our client in Santa Cruz, CA


Our client is seeking a passionate mechanical engineer to join our team with a focus in Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems (EWIS), working with electrical, manufacturing, and structural engineers to meet design requirements for functionality, manufacturability, integration, inspect-ability, and maintenance. The engineer will be responsible for designing flight critical wire harness assemblies and electromechanical interconnection systems, as well as creating test plans to characterize, qualify, and validate those designs. This individual must be highly organized and self-driven while possessing a deep understanding of aerospace design standards. This position is exciting and rewarding, as the engineer will promptly see their ideas grow from concept to creation.


  • Design electromechanical interconnection systems according to aerospace standards

  • Provide solutions to support and protect wire harnesses

  • Select and source materials, coordinating with vendors

  • Drive engineering BOM created from PLM solution

  • Write requirements and specifications

  • Plan acceptance and qualification tests with test engineers

If interested, please call me at 480-442-8261 or email me at sakuoko@pdstech.com


  • B.S. in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or other relevant discipline

  • 3+ years of working experience in relevant industry

  • Excellent problem solving and teamwork skills, working with many people and teams

  • Experience with hands-on design, prototyping, and testing

  • Strong background utilizing PDM

  • Proficiency with CAD, such as Catia, Pro/E, SolidWorks, etc.

  • Familiarity with EWIS aerospace standards, such as SAE AS50881, AC 43.13 Ch.11, ASTM F2639, etc.


  • M.S./Ph.D. in relevant discipline

  • 10+ years of working experience in relevant industry

  • Understanding of ERP/MRP/PLM solutions

  • Experience with Catia, specifically using Electrical 3D Design, Electrical 3D Part Design, Electrical Manufacturing Preparation, Assembly Design, Part Design, and Generative Shape Design

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.