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Project Engineer 4
Posted date [08/20/17] (ID: 422)

Alpha Technologies, which provides world-class powering solutions, seeks a Project Engineer 4 for its Power Systems Development team in Bellingham, WA. This person will serve as the overall project engineer and engineering focal-point for select projects as assigned. They will be responsible for driving assigned projects from start to completion and meeting all project metrics.



• Manages all technical requirements and ensures the product meets all agreed upon requirements

• Creates and maintains the technical specification for assigned project(s)

• Collaborates with Project Management to help maintain project schedules and resources

• Mitigates project issues which may arise

• Understands all high-level aspects of the product/project including design, test and manufacturing

• Ensures the product can be built and tested to specification within Manufacturing

• Ensures the product meets highest quality while also meeting lowest cost possible

• Assists in the management of development resources for assigned project; including external resources and co-developer resources

• Performs power electronics hardware engineering, design, testing, release and maintenance

• Establishes and maintains engineering documentation for release and sustainment of assigned products

• Provides interface between engineering groups, co-developers, applications, technical publications, manufacturing, marketing, sales and the customer

• Develops and implements detailed engineering documentation and validation test plans

• Coordinates administrative support for project team members ensuring the logistical success of project related goals

• May provide technical leadership/mentoring of junior level engineers as needed


Requirements and Skills:

Education: Bachelor Degree or equivalent military training in electrical engineering

Experience: 6 - 8 years in field of electrical engineering

• Excellent record of attendance

• Ability to speak/read/write English

• Detail oriented with strong organizational skills

• Work well under pressure

• Current driver’s license and acceptable driving record

• Sufficient credit line for business expenses

• Solid skills in project, vendor and customer timeline management

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Good team-work and team building skills

• Experience in direct customer/vendor support and interaction

• Solid experience with power electronics hardware design

• Knowledge of documentation and release process

• Self-starter and highly motivated to succeed


PC Application Skills:

Basic level: Access, Visio

Intermediate level: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project

• Experience with schematic capture/ PCB lay-out tools, such as Protel or OrCAD

• Experience with basic Mechanical CAD Software

• Experience with Circuit Simulator Software


Travel Requirements: Expected < 10%



• Knowledge of MRP and Bills of Material structures

• Experience with ISO 9001 design control procedures

• Power electronics circuit design experience

• Analog instrumentation circuit design experience

• Experience in a software/firmware development environment

• Experience with embedded microcontroller and related controls

• Electro-mechanical design experience (e.g. PCB layout, wire harness design, etc.)

• Computer networking familiarity, including IP protocols, SNMP and web protocols


No phone calls please. Equal Opportunity Employer


To Apply: E-mail resume to: opportunities(at)alpha.com or fax resume to: 360-392-2148.

For more info on The Alpha Group, visit www.alpha.com

The Alpha Group offers a competitive package of employee benefits, including:

• A comprehensive healthcare plan with dental, prescription and vision exam coverage

• Company paid group life/AD&D insurance, an Employee Assistance Program and a voluntary life insurance, short-term disability and long-term disability program

• Flexible spending plans for Healthcare Reimbursement and Dependent Care, including a substantial company contribution available toward annual licensed childcare costs

• A robust 401(k) plan with varied investment options. Alpha contributes matching dollars annually at the discretion of its trustees

• An annual tuition reimbursement program to encourage learning and growth

• Eight paid holidays each year

• Up to two weeks of vacation time accrued annually at the start of employment and sick time

Post Details
Job Title Project Engineer 4
Location Bellingham
Industry Engineering
Job Type Full-Time
Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
Compensation DOE
Application Deadline
Posted By Alpha Technologies Inc.
Email opportunities(at)alpha.com
Alpha Technologies

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