DCS Corp
Cable Designer
At a glance
Location: US-MA-Littleton Map
Posted: 11/02/2019
Closing: 12/01/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
DCS Corp
Job description

The Cable Designer consists of the analysis of the customer specifications and engineering of proposal of a cable system including design of cables and accessories, definition of span lengths, and cable laying configuration etc. The Cable designer will be experienced as an Electro-Mechanical Engineer.

Essential Job Functions:  

Analyses of the customer technical documentation and proposes a design for the system to include:

Schematic diagrams, Grounding system design, basic civil work design.

Calculations for electrical performance of the cable system including current carrying capacity, overload, induced voltages, short-circuit currents, impedances, etc.

Cable construction, packaging, shipment, testing , and costing.

Supports the Program Engineer to answer any technical question.

Participate in meetings with clients when needed.

Verifies the technical feasibility and compliance with specification .

Performs technical risk analysis for the project.

Optimizes the technical offer to the benefit of technical performance and cost reduction.

Supports production for the definition of the cable manufacturing specification. Checks the “technical cable specifications”.

Provides all the necessary information for the system qualification. 

Interest for working on broad issues (electrical, mechanical, materials, processs).

Supports QA to respond to customer complaints, taking corrective action.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering and at least 2 years of experience.

Must be able to obtain a Secret clearance.

Desired Skills:

Strong sense of quality in analytical work, application of standards, verification of own and others work and documentation.

Ability to lead creative and analytical product improvements and innovation.

Analytical and documented approach in problem solving and continuous improvement.

Methodical in measuring and knowledge of applicable industry standards: IPC etc.

Focus on Customer Satisfaction.

Cable Designer