Electrical Engineer

 Help us build the DNA of tech.



Vishay manufactures one of the world's largest portfolios of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components that are essential to innovative designs in the automotive, industrial, computing, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets. We help the world's most in-demand technologies come to life. Every day our products touch your life and the lives of people across the world, though you likely do not know it. Come join us and help us build The DNA of tech.


Where You'll Work & The Scope:

Vishay, Tantalum Capacitor Division is currently seeking a full-time Electrical Engineer.


Reporting to the R&D Director and working in partnership with Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineering and R&D, this position will fulfil a diverse set of supportive roles towards the manufacturing of Wet Tantalum Capacitors. The primary role will be the development of new equipment and repurposing and integration of old equipment to modernize and automate production lines. As is in our case that the above-mentioned engineering teams are closely knit and regularly cross pollinate ideas and tasks, it is expected that a secondary function will be broad range of product and process developments.


How You'll Help Us Build the DNA of Tech:


  • Sourcing and Procuring Machines and equipment for manufacturing and testing needs
  • Programing CNC, VI, PLC & HMI controls on new and old equipment
  • Design and Development of new controls in cooperation with Mechanical Engineering automation projects
  • Instructing electrical technician in the wiring of machine and instrument boards and panels
  • De-bugging of legacy and new develop of software and electrical hardware used on manufacturing equipment
  • Assist application and R&D engineering in the characterization testing of Wet Tantalum Capacitors
  • Create, update, and maintain electrical schematics using AutoCAD / OrCAD software
  • Developing software in Labview



Experience You'll Need:


  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering  
  • Demonstratable verbal and written skills
  • Firm understanding in basic electrical circuits
  • Demonstratable interest in machine development projects
  • Demonstratable interest and talent in machine coding
  • Mechanical aptitude desirable
  • General understanding of relevant design software such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks, OrCAD, Inventor, etc.
  • Demonstratable understanding of Statistical Process Control. Experience in using JMP or Minitab a plus
  •  Previous experience programming in MATLAB. Java, C, C++ is desirable




  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Work from home


This position requires access to information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and/or the Export Administration Regulations. As such, this position is open only to applicants who qualify as “U.S. Persons” as defined by 22 C.F.R. §120.15 is required. “U.S. Person” includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.


Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs including health care coverage, financial support programs and other resources designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally. Do you have the skills we need? Are you ready to power your career as you power the world? If so, apply today.


It is the policy of Vishay to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status or a person’s relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.


As an equal opportunity employer, Vishay is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact HR.Operations@Vishay.com assistance.

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Nearest Major Market: Vermont