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Location: Morristown, NJ, New Jersey, United States 
Requisition ID: 57895 

Schindler stands for mobility. Mobility needs experts.
Join our team in Morristown, NJ.

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators, escalators, and related services. Schindler mobility solutions move one billion people every day all over the world. Behind the company's success are over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries.

With U.S. Headquarters in Morristown, New Jersey, Schindler Elevator Corporation is the North American operating entity of the Switzerland-based Schindler Group. Schindler is one of the leading global manufacturers of elevators, escalators and moving walks. Schindler employs over 5,000 people in more than 230 locations in North America. The company specializes in latest-technology engineering as well as mechanical and micro-technology products designed and rigorously tested for comfort, efficiency and reliability. Schindler products can be found in many well-known buildings throughout the US, including 4 World Trade Center, the Bank of America Tower and the Marriott Marquis in New York, Cowboys Stadium in Dallas and the Cleveland Clinic in Las Vegas.

Principal Engineer (Electrical)

Mobility is the goal

Scope of Responsibility

The Senior Engineer or Principal Engineer develops  elevator and escalator components using engineering fundamentals and established practices, procedures and guidelines. The Principal Engineer provides design solutions to assigned safety, performance, cost, reliability, and maintainability problems requiring the use of engineering methods and established procedures and guidelines as well as provides effective task management to accomplish specified technical objectives on time.  The Principal Engineer will lead more junior staff in planning and implementing larger scale complex engineering projects.  The  Principal Engineer will assist Engineering Management in defining establishing new technology implementation and commercial, industry and code related developments.
This position can support sales in bidding competitive projects and winning customer awards via technical support; to develop engineering solutions; to field support, troubleshooting of field installations, resolving customer issues; to coordinating program implementation with research and development to fulfilling the corporate operations with a successful product line.

Job Duties

Develop Electrical System Integration for Hydraulic CCQL's and product enhancements.

Plan and Lead Major Projects from Technical Basis - including 3rd party engineering firms.

Relase standard designs - drawings/documentation/certification

Lead junior Engineering staff on Engineering tasks

Travel - 20% 





Mobility needs you

Position Requirements


BSME required , MSME preferred

6 years Elevator Engineering Experience 


Performance Requirements

Initiate Emerging Technology into SEC products/processes (Create patents)

Technical Reviewer on RD designs and provide feedback

Mentor to other engineers. Prepare/Conduct Training for Other Departments and Field

Safety Lead HRFE Qualified

Successfully perform Senior Engineering function.

Represent SEC in Industry (Attend Code meetings - Working Groups, NEII, Legal support)

Legal Engineering Expert

Lead and Train on SPSP processes

System Expert

Recognized in Company (Local KG and Group Level):

Expert Functional Knowledge in Key Schindler Tools (KID, CADI, SPECI, SAP, ECAD)




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