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Junior Electrical Engineer

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Date: Dec 25, 2021

Location: Seattle, WA, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 49461 

Job Category: Engineering 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Looking to take the next step in your career?

Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated Junior Electrical Engineer - Power to join our Systems Engineering group in Hatch LTK's Seattle, WA office.

In this role, the ideal candidate is an electrical or computer engineer who is detail oriented, with excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work well in a team environment. Candidates must have knowledge of core electrical and/or computer engineering concepts and have a minimum of 0-2 years of professional engineering experience. Any experience working in the rail industry is a bonus. An FE/EIT registration is desirable but not required.


As a successful candidate, you will:

•    Work with an elite group of rail systems design professionals focusing on North American projects, with opportunities in both the heavy rail and other transit markets
•    Participate in design, testing, and commissioning activities on various transportation projects with a focus on communications and IT infrastructure
•    Collaborate with team members locally and remotely to accomplish project objectives
•    Develop and review design and engineering reports 
•    Perform engineering studies using modeling software


You bring to the role:

•    A Bachelor's degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering or related discipline from an ABET accredited program
•    A minimum of 0-2 years of engineering experience
•    Experience involving software development, electronics, networks, or multi-system integration
•    Excellent analytical, written, and oral communication skills
•    Demonstrate strong organizational skills, work well within a team, take direction from other senior staff members, be able to multi-task on a variety of work assignments, and meet deadlines
•    Solve unique problems through self-motivated learning and research
•    Familiarity with technical writing and drafting software tools

The following skills/experience are a plus:

•    FE/EIT certificate
•    Highly developed analytical skills and hands-on experience
•    Coursework or professional experience in power electronics, networking, and PLCs  
•    Field testing
•    CAD 

Why join us?

Develop innovation partnerships
Think locally, work globally
Engage with people who make a difference

What we offer you?

Flexible work environment
Long term career development

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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