Textron Electrical Engineer I in Kennesaw, Georgia

Electrical Engineer I



Manages the electrical design aspects of mobile Ground Support vehicles.This includes design, prototyping, documentation, and manufacturing implementation.


  • Create production-ready 2D and 3D prints to be used by internal and external suppliers in the procurement of production parts.

  • Develop electrical schematic drawings to accurately reflect existing products.

  • Develop electrical harness drawings to accurately reflect existing products.Harnesses must be designed in the 3D model environment.

  • Assist in the design and documentation of vehicle electrical architecture.

  • Communicate effectively with existing staff to develop a thorough understanding of the Ground Support Equipment.

  • Revise/review and create Functional Specifications.

  • Follow Textron Specialized Vehicles product development process and methods for tracking project status and open issues.

  • Lead project elements and maintain frequent contact with other functional areas, contract engineering services and suppliers.

  • Must be a “Hands On” Engineer – willing to build prototypes and work on vehicles as needed.



  • Strong background in automotive or mobile equipment electronics.

  • Ability to articulate and understand electrical/mechanical concepts and turn these ideas into documented designs.

  • Strong understanding of standard drafting practices.

  • Must show leadership abilities as well as the ability to work without direct supervision.

  • Basic mechanical skills and manual dexterity allowing for work on mobile equipment.

  • Experience with solid modeling and the creation of 2D drawings.Autodesk Inventor experience is preferred.

  • Proficient in Microsoft office products

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license, passport and be available for intermittent overnight travel both stateside and abroad.


Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering from accredited 4 year program, or equivalent



Physical Demands:

  • Regularly required to sit and talk or hear.

  • Occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

  • Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.

  • Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles; risk of electrical shock and vibration.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Additional Information:

Direct Reports: None

Travel Requirements:5%

Relocation Benefits: Yes

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Georgia-Kennesaw

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 262055