PDS Tech Inc Dsgn Spec Sr in Sterling Heights, Michigan

PDS Tech, Inc is seeking a Dsgn Spec Prin, in Sterling Heights, MI.

  • Performs design and drafting of both electrical and mechanical aspects of electrical/electronic equipment.

  • Designs wiring harnesses; performs layout drawing and checking of schematic diagrams as supplied in rough form by electrical engineering; makes wiring diagrams from schematic diagrams (vice-versa).

  • Performs overall line replaceable unit (LRU) chassis and housing design/drafting, including overall system packaging.

  • Selects LRU/wiring harness components such as electrical connectors, electrical accessories, wire, shielding, shield terminators, terminal lugs, etc.

  • Produces schematic diagrams and/or CAD drawings for submission to customers, plant, operations or outside vendors to produce the specified LRU/wiring harnesses and cable assemblies.

  • Output must be able to be entered directly into data management configuration control.

Skills Required

The desired skill set includes the following:

  • Experience working with electrical/electronic systems of military ground vehicles

  • Completes designs from beginning to end: including concept development, review, detailed design, documentation, verification and validation of simple sub-systems.

  • Utilizes advanced modeling and analysis tools to develop product specifications, models, simulations, technical data packages and integration/verification procedures.

  • Expert knowledge of CAD drafting/modeling and design techniques.

  • Experience designing wiring harnesses/cable assemblies, routing of wiring harnesses/cable assemblies and developing wiring harness/cable assembly drawings

  • Understanding of drawing generation utilizing Pro-E and Pro-Cable (minimum 2-3 years experience)

  • Understanding of MIL-STD-100, ANSI Y14.5/14.41, and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD and T).

  • Understanding of wire routing utilizing Routed Systems (minimum 2-3 years experience)

  • Working knowledge of military electrical connector and electrical cabling specifications.

  • Capable of creating wiring harness schematics with Visio Technical

  • The Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment for this position requires highly cooperative team working skills, as well as very good oral and written communication skills

Experience/Education Required

  • 5 years experience with Pro-E/Creo Design

Education Required

  • Associate Degree in a relevant technical discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; plus a minimum of 9 years experience; or relevant Bachelor’s degree or equivalent plus an additional 5 years experience

  • Working knowledge of electrical engineering and electro-mechanical engineering tools is highly desired

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.