Job title: Senior Electrical Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Information Technology (Software)
Expertise: Engineering
Location: Makati City
Job published: 2021-09-03
Job ID: 31897

Job Description

This is an amazing career opportunity for someone who is hungry to prove to themselves that they can deliver high-quality results.

Company Profile:

Our client is a corporate incubator and product development accelerator. They fund and build disruptive start-ups in partnership with the world’s most forward-thinking companies. They start by identifying corporate partners’ core problems. Then, with a focus on Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, and Robotics they fund and develop advanced technologies that deliver impact-driven solutions.

Overall purpose and responsibilities of the role:

As a Sr. Electrical Engineer, your core application experience and capability in electrical-mechanical systems design and controls will allow you to shine. You will work with a talented team to accelerate product development.


  • Research and key component selection including sensors, actuators, controllers and any other relevant components
  • Implement workable communication and power distribution architectures
  • Prepare peak and average power budgets based on carefully defined use cases
  • Specify IO and prepare wire harness drawings ready for manufacturing
  • Compile data, prepare trade studies and present information in written and verbal form
  • Design and prepare electrical schematics and block diagrams with supporting best practice calculations
  • Develop electrical system budgets including estimating labor, material and any other relevant costs

Lead technical teams in the following:

  • Ideation of electrical-mechanical systems architecture, data and power electrical systems
  • Development of test plans and executing hardware integration, testing, debug and validation
  • Development of electrical systems that meet use-case, technical, operational, manufacturing, cost and schedule requirements


  • Focus: Targets and achieves results, sets challenging goals, prioritizes tasks, overcomes obstacles, accepts accountability, sets team standards and responsibilities, provides leadership/motivation.
  • Creativity/Innovation: Generates new ideas, challenges the status quo, takes risks, supports change, encourages innovation, solves problems creatively.
  • Adaptability/Flexibility: Adapts to change, open to new ideas, takes on new responsibilities, handles pressure, adjusts plans to meet changing needs


  • Degree in Electrical Engineering and/or other relevant educational background
  • 3-5 years of electrical engineering experience both system-level thinking and component-level development from the following industries: Robotics – Highly desired, Industrial Automation, Automotive, Aerospace
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills
  • Experience with implementing embedded software on microcontrollers
  • Experience designing custom PCB’s (in Altium or equivalent) and preparing schematics for manufacturing
  • Experience (physically) building electrical harnesses and/or populating custom PCBs
  • Keen ability to identify and foresee technical risk, and engineering mindset of addressing risks early

Highly advantageous but not required:

  • Bachelors or Masters (or equivalent)
  • 8+ or more years of industrial experience successfully developing real robotic/automation systems
  • In-depth robot/automation hardware design experience
  • Experience using Simulink and writing high-level controls and state-machine firmware
  • Experience developing high-voltage battery systems

Job type: Permanent

Emp type: Monday to Friday - 6am to 3pm

Location: Work from home temporary - Office is in Makati

Industry: Robotics

Expertise: Electrical Design