Software Engineer - Electrical

Hagerstown, MD 21742

Posted: 05/03/2024 Job Number: 30106

Job Description

Selectek is seeking a Software Engineer in Shady Grove, PA.
Job Duties:
  • Develop concept sketches, layouts, and specification documents.    
  • Writing and testing embedded control software on test benches and on crane.
  • Assignments may involve new product design, product improvements, test, analysis, production liaison and service liaison utilizing a variety of engineering disciplines.
  • Responsibilities include understanding structural, hydraulic, mechanical, electrical, and/or control system design.       
  • Prepare basic analysis, test, performance, schedule, and cost information as required in assigned area of responsibility.  
  • Prepare and report on progress, feasibility, and concept studies, etc. as required.      
  • Oversee work of test engineers as needed.
  • Assist other departments in preparation of manuals and sales literature on assigned projects.          
  • Maintain close contact and coordinate activities with other groups within the Product Engineering department.         
  • Ability to perform job functions in a safe manner, successfully complete all safety training required by the time constraints set by governmental regulations. 
  • Ability to wear all Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E.) required, by company policy, for the job being performed.
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with a minimum of 3 years of experience in engineering or will consider candidates currently enrolled in a 4-year engineering degree with a minimum of 9 years of experience in engineering
  • Candidates with a higher level of experience are encouraged to apply              
  • Must have experience in embedding programming in C language as well as a strong understanding of control theory and state machines is required
  • Understanding of CAN serial communication (specifically CANOpen) is a plus
  • Must be able to work in small groups and independently; will interact with a small team of controls engineers/software developers and with project teams to develop software specifications, Code, and test software.  Testing is done in simulation and on cranes
  • Physical activities include typing, computer to design/review/information storage/retrieval/graphics
  • Must be capable of working on a job site or production factory environment, heat, cold, wet, dry, etc. for brief periods of time
  • Required to be able to climb a ladder to the height of 12 ft.
  • Potential travel both domestically and internationally up to 5% of the time   
  • Completed courses and/or experience in analog and digital control theory, embedded control, C programming, and MATLAB and Simulink a strong plus

Pay range: $100,000 - $150,000

Location: Shady Grove, PA

If you’re interested in this position, email your resume to Jesslin Ward at

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Meet Your Recruiter

Jesslin Ward
Technical Recruiter

Jesslin is from North Georgia and graduated from Kennesaw State University with a degree in Hospitality. While working in the hospitality field, she realized her love of human resources and transitioned to a career in HR before finally ending up as a technical recruiter at Selectek. Outside of work, she is an avid reader of mysteries and thrillers and enjoys trivia, family game nights, traveling and hiking with her husband, Scott, and Chihuahua-mix, Mateo.

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