Senior Electrical Engineer

at Waters Technologies Corporation in New Castle, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Senior Electrical Engineer

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Company Name



Research and Development


US-DE-New Castle


Regular Full-Time





Sign-on Bonus Eligible!

This position as a Senior Electrical Development Engineer is an exciting opportunity within our TA Instruments R&D organization to create next generation, connected, materials characterization instrumentation.


This position requires extensive experience in all aspects of electronics product development, experimental design, root cause analysis, data analysis and project management, and responsibility to share knowledge as a mentor to junior engineers. As a Senior Development Engineer, you will be a key contributor as products progress through our new product development process to commercialization.


This position offers an excellent opportunity to grow both professionally and to work collaboratively with project team members from various research, manufacturing, materials science and marketing groups to enhance TA Instruments' position in a highly dynamic market.









Required Skills:

Electrical design experience:

Digital and low level analogue experience

EMC/EMI compatibility

Prototype generation, proof of concept and system integration

Excellent organization and communication skills

Willingness to work on fast paced, challenging engineering projects

Strong interpersonal skills

Temperature/displacement sensor experience

Design of systems using integrated components consisting of mechanical design in combination with any of the following: electronics, software, communication, electrical and sensors

Additional/Preferred Skills:

Experience of embedded programming & controls

Specifically, servo-controls and digital signal processing

C or C++ coding skills

Power electronics

DSP programming and FPGA design and simulation

Adaptive control development experience (PID controls etc.)

ECAD experience, preferably Altium

Familiarity with:

real time operating systems e.g.FreeRTOS, Linux, etc.

Distributed controls and internal communications eg. SPI, I2C, USB, Ethercat, and CANBus

Understanding of signal processing, power electronics and electrical measurements

Familiar with software configuration management such as Git/Subversion

Ability to successfully lead complex projects, plan and organize tasks and multiple projects to achieve desired goals

Strong mentoring skills with junior engineers/coop students

Proven track record of problem solving and learning agility

Can work independently










Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline

Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering preferred


7+ years of experience in product design and development.

Experience in the design, development, and transfer of new products into a manufacturing environment





Company Description




Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, and food sciences for more than 60 years. With more than 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 35 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, with products available in more than 100 countries. Our team focuses on creating business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.


Working at Waters enables our employees to unlock the potential of their careers. Our global team is driven by purpose. We strive to be better, learn and improve every day in everything we do. We're the problem solvers and innovators that aren't afraid to take risks to transform the world of human health and well-being. We're all in it together delivering benefit as one to provide the insights needed today in order to solve the challenges of tomorrow.


Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values at Waters Corporation. It is our responsibility to actively implement programs and practices to drive inclusive behavior and increase diversity across the organization. We are united by diversity and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, our customers and our community. Waters is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status.





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Electrical Engineer




Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 848437

Posted On: Sep 24, 2021

Updated On: Oct 24, 2021