Arrow Electronics Sr. Electrical Engineer in United States


Sr. Electrical Engineer

Job Description:


Primary responsibilities include product design, system development, test development, customer technical support, prototyping and the process and procedural development required to launch new power circuit and system designs into production. Conduct product, test, and component analysis to ensure customer, industry, safety, and cost requirements are exceeded for designs.


  • Lead and facilitate technical discussions with customers to create new designs and support products currently in production

  • Design and develop new power supply systems to meet customer requirements and within industry regulations to exceed customer expectations.

  • Provide technical support to external customers, sales and manufacturing during product design and development

  • Develop specifications and requirements for system development

  • Create and document manufacturing processes and procedures including test processes and necessary software to support production

  • Create local testing capabilities as well as conduct testing in local engineering lab

  • Provide advanced system and power supply troubleshooting support for manufacturing and external customers

  • Maintain product requirements and data through the creation of programs and systems

  • Acts as a subject matter expert for engineering and work with colleagues to ensure products and projects are launched on-time and successfully.

  • Designs research programs to evaluate electrical systems, products, applications and components

  • Ensures product quality by designing electrical test methods, processes and procedures.

  • Creates, prepares and analyzes reports for products and customers to identify trends and improve products and processes

  • Maintains professional and technical expertise through supplier product trainings and industry workshops and

  • Work with internal and external groups including sales, product management, purchasing, quality, finance and engineering to successfully manage products from concept through to production

  • Support quality document development including DFM and PFMEA


  • BS or MS degree in electrical engineering with a focus on power electronics

  • 8+ years’ experience in power supply design and manufacturing

  • Relevant work experience in power circuit design, development, test, quality and validation

  • Working knowledge of ISO, UL, safety regulations and principles

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and activities, perform in-depth investigation and problem solving analysis, have strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to apply procedures and concepts within own technical/subject area that is often learned through college level courses or extensive, specific work experience.

  • Ability to perform advanced mathematical calculations including calculus and apply statistical methodologies. Ability to successfully function in a highly analytical role that includes upfront calculation and analysis of data, systems, evaluative judgment and logic to determine cause and effect prior to change implementation. Ability to perform post-change analysis to determine if objectives were met and changes were successful and are sustainable. Ability to perform risk assessment and identify decision points.

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers and other employees, regardless of organization function or level.

  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills required. Excellent interpersonal skills a must.


  • Microsoft Office suite

  • Chroma Automated Test Equipment

  • PADS, OrCAD Suite, PSPICE, Schematic Capture

What is in it for you?

  • Training

  • Skills development

  • Performance coaching

  • Medical, dental, vision, paid time off, 401k, domestic partners program and more.

  • Community involvement opportunities

Arrow helps the world’s best technology companies think “Five Years Out,” working together to innovate the next big thing, after the next big thing. We are a global provider of technology products, services and solutions, with 2014 sales of $22.8 billion. Our team includes 17,000 employees worldwide across more than 460 locations in 56 countries.

“Five Years Out” is the tangible future and the people who live and work there know that new technologies, new materials, new ideas and new electronics will make life not only different, but better. Not just cheaper, but smarter. Not just easier, but more inspired.

Are you “Five Years Out”? Then you’ll want to be working with us.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Arrow Electronics, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please refer to our Hiring Process & Accommodations Request Instructions on our Career Site to let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


Phoenix (Warehouse)

Time Type:

Full time

Most people live in the present. But a handful of us live in a world that doesn’t exist yet — the world of Five Years Out. Five Years Out is the tangible future. And it’s a way of thinking at Arrow that serves as a springboard for innovators, helping them see what’s coming and stay ahead of what’s ahead.

We are much more than products and services. We’re a community of designers, engineers, builders and visionaries who navigate the path between possibility and practicality, across the complete lifecycle of electronics, in some of the fastest-growing commercial and industrial markets on the planet.

The work we do is everywhere, from things you’ve never seen to things you can’t live without. A Fortune 119 company with more than 18,700 employees in over 90 countries, and 2016 sales of $23.8 billion, we guide innovation forward for the world’s leading technologies used in homes, businesses and daily life. If it takes a charge, chances are we helped design it, build it and get it to market.

Are you Five Years Out? Then chances are, you’ll enjoy working with us.