Electrical Engineer

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At Georgia-Pacific's iNNOVATION Institute® in Neenah, WI, we are committed to meeting our customers’ needs with solutions that involve great design, consistent quality, and demonstrated customer value. Operating under the Market-Based Management philosophy, we seek entrepreneurial individuals that have a passion for creating value for society through their work.  We are seeking an Electrical Engineer – Devices to join our Consumer Products Professional Business in Neenah, WI that will specialize in our Devices product lines.
As an Electrical Engineer, you’ll create value by developing control systems utilizing embedded microcontrollers for dispenser products.  The selected candidate will be responsible for the design and development of Devices for paper, soap, and cutlery products from concept through commercialization.  This position supports both sustaining and new to world design as well as automated testing efforts.  This candidate will collaborate and work with mechanical, hardware, and project engineering to ensure that all project requirements are met.  This position reports to the Electrical Engineering Supervisor – Devices and is located in Neenah, Wisconsin.



A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Developing proof of concept and prototype devices to experiment with new ideas, concepts, and technologies.
  • Leading and executing multiple projects according to agreed-upon timelines.
  • Developing, analyzing, and documenting electrical system architectures - this includes using modeling and simulation tools.
  • Working in a cross-functional team environment to develop and document system requirements and specifications.
  • Assessing risk, identifying problems, analyzing options, and proposing solutions.
  • Working with product teams to develop system validation test plans utilizing statistical analysis.

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What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering with a focus on electrical, electronics, computer or software
  • Experience developing embedded software products from concept to commercialization
  • Experience with embedded software architecture and tools
  • Experience with and ability to program in C and C++
  • Experience with embedded microcontrollers and programming / troubleshooting techniques

What will put you ahead:

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Knowledge of the Software Development lifecycle and Software Development processes
  • An understanding of the Product Development process from prototyping to market launch
  • Consumer Product Development experience
  • Familiarity with Electronics troubleshooting techniques and tools
  • Knowledge of and ability to design analog and digital circuitry
  • Experience developing Electronics Assemblies from concept to commercialization
  • Knowledge of electronic hardware development and tools for creating, assembling, and analyzing circuit boards
  • Knowledge of motor controls, power supplies, low power electronics, or wireless communications
About the Neenah, WI Area:
Our facility is Georgia-Pacific Innovation Institute® in Neenah, WI. Neenah is located in the heart of Northeast Wisconsin (also known as the Fox Valley).  The Fox Valley offers year-round recreation and attractions including 19 ski resorts within 100 miles, excellent shopping, and diversity in restaurants, music and nightlife.  For families and nature lovers, the Fox Valley boasts a wealth of parks & wildlife refuges, excellent school districts, and other family-based activities. The area also has attractions such as the Fox Valley Performing Arts Center in Appleton, EAA in Oshkosh, along with great fishing and boating on local lakes, rivers and within driving distance to Lake Michigan.  If you are sports fan, Lambeau field and Miller Park are within a short driving distance. Living in the Fox Valley provides the diversity and amenities of a larger city with a strong sense of community and family.  Also, nearby popular metro areas include Milwaukee, WI, Madison, WI, Green Bay, WI and Chicago, IL. We welcome you to explore what the Fox Valley could offer you!



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Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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