MSA Safety

Co-op: Electrical Engineer, New Product Development (Fall)

Job Location(s) US-PA-Cranberry Twp
Posted Date 3 days ago(3/14/2018 3:36 PM)
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Working alongside experienced engineers, co-ops and interns have a unique opportunity to apply their academic learning to products that protect lives in communities around the world. The Fixed Gas and Flame Detection (FGFD) co-op will gain an appreciation and understanding of the New Product Development process, real world application of electrical hardware and/or software design as it pertains to embedded systems, and experience with a variety of engineering tools and techniques. The co-op will provide engineering assistance to the design team through any of the following activities:


• Assisting with electronic design tasks
• Creating and/or reviewing basic software coding
• Designing and setting up product validation tests and documenting test results
• Collaborating with international associates to complete project goals
• Gaining an awareness of budgetary, manufacturing and sourcing limitations



Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

• Technical knowledge and aptitude for programming, evaluating, and testing code.
• Strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.
• Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation).
• Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills and a sharp attention to detail
• Ability to work in a team environment.


Education and experience required:
• Incumbent must be actively enrolled in an Electrical or Computer Engineering program (preferably at an ABET-accredited school) and have completed at least one semester of Sophomore year.



• Junior status



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