Electrical & Controls Engineer

Open Position

Location: Alpharetta, GA or Greer, SC

Vericor Power Systems’ mission is to deliver aero-derivative, gas turbine-based power solutions and related services for marine propulsion, mechanical drive and electrical power generation applications. Vericor is dedicated to providing quality, cost-effective solutions and services for all of our customers – ranging from the US and foreign Naval forces to power generation and oil & gas providers. As the Electrical and Controls Engineer you will be an instrumental part of the Engineering organization, reporting to the Engineering Manager of the Performance, Controls and Accessories Group.

    This role will work in close cooperation with the Controls and Accessories Manager to:

    • Development new control schemes or improve existing controls, both hardware and software
    • Provide support for in house testing of new electrical and control system designs both in a lab bench test environment and in a factory engine test cell
    • Support start-up and commissioning of new gas turbine installations
    • Troubleshoot electrical and control systems in the factory, test cells, and at field installations
    • Develop Vericor’s remote monitoring system including improved data analytics

    At Vericor, we pride ourselves in being a small, but very capable gas turbine OEM. As a key contributor of our small team, you will be exposed to, and have the opportunity to learn many different facets of our business: state-of-the-art manufacturing, analysis, and testing techniques, participating in exciting R&D programs in support of strategic business objectives, and contributing to solving Service Revealed Difficulties (SRDs) through Root Cause investigations. Vericor is a fast-paced, work environment, that requires enthusiastic top-talent like yourself!

    • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering
    • Up to 5 years of experience with controls and electrical systems in a design or field support function
    • Experience with commercially available systems (PLCs) for closed loop control is desired
    • Experience with the use of Matlab and Simulink is desired
    • Familiarity with generator electrical systems including motor control centers, circuit breakers, power conductors, instrumentation, etc.
    • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts, specifically Microsoft Azure platorm, and the ability to visualize and process data from remote monitoring of gas turbine engines
    • Interest or experience in aero-derivative gas turbine engine technology
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as multi-tasking abilities, strong analytical skills, strong interpersonal skills, organization skills, and time-management skills.
    • High-energy and passionate team player who is excited about learning and embraces a culture of trust, free-thought and collaboration
    • In accordance with US Export Control requirements, US Citizenship or permanent resident status is required
    • <25% Travel focused on field support and travel between the office in Alpharetta Georgia or the manufacturing and test facility in Greer, South Carolina
    • On-the-job training from senior engineers and opportunities for annual professional development training
    • Competitive compensation and bonus opportunities at all levels
    • Hybrid work schedule
    • Employer-sponsored medical, dental and vision plans
    • Basic life insurance
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) plans
    • Generous 401(k) plan with employer-matched contributions and profit sharing
    • Generous & Flexible PTO
    • Corporate fitness program
    • Tuition reimbursement program

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