OPT Inc. (US) offers highly competitive salary and benefit packages, including
EQUITY COMPENSATION, 401(K) plan, plus bonus program for new patents. 


The Electrical Engineer is a motivated, creative experienced engineer with a focus on developing, designing and testing power management and conversion systems for Ocean Wave applications. He/she drives a systems view of problem solving while executing detailed engineering activities in their field of expertise. Working together with peers in the same discipline and/or other engineering fields, managers, and program managers. 


  • Create, update and maintain/manage electrical schematics and design documentation
  • Select electrical/electronics components, manage drawing and schematic database, develop and maintain Bill Of Materials (BOM) and support components and HW purchase
  • Develop assembly, integration and testing plans and procedures
  • Support the design, development and validation of power conversion components, controls software and hardware, subsystems and systems
  • Carry out design and troubleshooting activities such as: Circuit design and testing
  • Carry out the layout, assembly and test of electronic circuit boards and electrical systems
  • Interface with manufacturing/operations and suppliers/vendors in support of assembly/production and procurement activities
  • Support system assembly, integration and testing
  • Carry out tasks and responsibilities in an Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment to ensure clean hand-offs, Interfaces are well defined and understood to ensure a coherent, low risk system solution is developed
  • Coordinate the development of system, subsystem and component requirements technical/performance as defined by the high level program objectives and customer (internal/external/market) product/solution application
  • Support product development reviews in accordance with the company’s Engineering development process (Stage Gate Process)
  • Ensure all technical documentation is generated in accordance with company’s Engineering process, and Program/Customer deliverables/expectations
  • Promote a safe working environment as well as a stringent focus on risk understanding and management, Design for Manufacturability (DFM), Design To Cost (DTC) without sacrificing quality and reliability
  • Understanding of analog circuit design


  • 2+ years of hands-on engineering development experience
  • Power Systems/industrial background a plus in heavy electro-mechanical and mechanical equipment and operations (hydraulics, welding and steel structure fabrication, pumps, compressors, rigging, electric power generation and distribution, Power Electronics and marine operations)
  • Marine experience a plus -- spent time in the marine or offshore industry with knowledge of techniques, practices, vessels, equipment
  • Demonstrated track record of challenging status-quo, continuously seeking business execution improvement (leaner, faster and better)
  • Software Capability: Electrical simulation tools such as Spice, Simulink, ORCAD or similar
  • MS Word, Excel, MS Project, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Self-starter and strong work ethic and who displays our company core values


  • Engineering degree (BS minimum)