Job Description

Based at Kraken Robotics (Newfoundland or Nova Scotia, Canada)

Full-Time – Permanent   | Job Reference: KRSI-2023-10

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop and design Printed Circuit Boards (PCB)
  • Direct activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation and operational testing conform to functional specifications and customer requirements,
  • Establish design criteria for projects using required codes and standards
  • Participate in the design review process
  • Work with the Production department to provide technical assistance during the manufacturing process
  • Work with customers to understand project requirements and provide operational support while in the field
  • Create and maintain electrical drawings
  • Develop and mentor other Electrical Engineers

Qualifications and Experience

  • Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent engineering discipline with 5-10 years experience
  • Excellent design standards and strong troubleshooting skills
  • Effectively focus on high-level project objectives while executing detailed design tasks
  • Incredible attention to detail
  • Demonstrated technical skills along with a proven track record for success.
  • Experience in the design specification, installation and connection methods of electrical equipment
  • Design and review PCB Fab drawings, PCB Assembly drawings and provide input into new product designs
  • Strong written and oral communications skills (technical reporting)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to work independently, as well as effectively within a team environment
  • High degree of organisation, with the ability to prioritise tasks.

Preferred Skills

  • Excellent communication skills in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Experience with the following would be considered an asset:
    • Experience with Sonar systems especially in an ocean environment
    • Electronics assembly and troubleshooting
    • Appreciation of other engineering disciplines (Hardware, Digital and Analog Electronics)
    • Experience with LabVIEW
    • Experience with high voltages
    • Experience with ABB motors and drives
    • Experience with embedded controllers

To Apply:

Email your latest CV, stating job reference KRSI-2023-10 to:


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Electrical Engineer


Kraken Robotics


Electrical Engineer


Newfoundland or Nova Scotia, Canada

Closing Date:

30 June 2023