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Electrical Engineer II

Date: Jun 27, 2019

Location: Sherrill, NY, US

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Electrical Engineer II – Job Description


Pay Grade: 6


Position Overview:


As part of Briggs & Stratton Corporation, Ferris, Billy Goat, and Snapper Pro are leading brands of commercial turf care and chore equipment. The culture of our company is built on hard work and dedicated customer service. Our brands, as well as our revenue, are quickly growing and we are looking for a passionate individual to join our team as an electronics / mechatronics engineer.


This position will require skills in electrical hardware, communications (CAN, J1939), embedded software systems, and controls. This is an opportunity to work on the entire product, not just a piece or component. Position will require up to 30% travel with the primary location being in one of our three development sites:  Sherrill NY, Milwaukee WI, or Lee’s Summit MO depending on candidate location.


Position Description:

Performs a variety of moderately complex engineering duties to design, plan, and oversee the design and development of electric/electronic devices and systems applied to new or existing products. Evaluates progress and results of projects. Recommends changes in design, procedures, or objectives as necessary.


Job Responsibilities:

  1. Designs and troubleshoots electrical/electronic assemblies and systems.

  2. Confirms system’s and components’ capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties.

  3. Adheres to new product development processes as it relates to Concept Analysis, Business Case, product development, pre-productions and post-launch steps.

  4. Recommends methods of manufacturing during the design of new products, design modifications or process changes based on cost/design studies.

  5. Acts as a liaison between other departments as necessary.

  6. Develops engineering test standards where applicable.

  7. Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Skills Requirements:

  • Broad knowledge and use of electrical/electronic control circuits and systems.

  • Broad understanding of microprocessor controllers.

  • Knowledge of appropriate standards and regulations.

  • Knowledge of internal combustion engines and related products.

  • Well-developed communication skills to explain designs and logic used.

  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location.



Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering


Experience Requirements:

  • Three years of professional engineering experience



Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 


Briggs & Stratton Corporation is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.

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