Crane Aerospace & Electronics Sr Engineering Designer in Redmond, Washington

Sr Engineering Designer

Location WA, Redmond

Department Engineering

Employment Type Full Time

The Electronics Group of Crane Aerospace & Electronics designs and manufactures high-density, high-reliability electronics for our aerospace, space, military, medical, industrial, and commercial customers. From the Mars Rover to implantable defibrillators; from submarines to fighter jets, our products have proven their ability to operate in the most demanding environments.

The Circuit Layout Drafter, under minimal oversight, will perform schematic capture and circuit layout at the direction of Engineering. He/she will consistently create accurate manufacturing drawings while following the Company’s design guidelines for the circuit design, drawing formats, and Design for Manufacturing criteria.


  • Schematic capture of electrical circuits

  • Circuit layout compliant with engineering guidelines

  • Implement layout changes based on Engineering instructions and change orders

  • Plan and organize the complete drawing package for a design project to meet standards in engineering, manufacturing, and quality control.

  • Document and archive projects using established protocol and systems

  • Validate designs with design rule checking software

  • Timely release of drawings

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 4 years schematic capture and layout experience

  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

  • Understanding and knowledge of circuit components and associated terminology

  • Demonstrated understanding of circuit layout design principles

  • IPC Certification (CID or CID+) is a plus

  • Ability to use drafting tools and modern techniques

  • Knowledge to check materials and components selected (e.g. size, pinout)

  • Proficiency in utilizing drafting libraries.

  • Proficiency in Windows 7 and MS Office tools

  • Pantheon, Mozaix and Altium experience a plus

  • Windows batch files and PERL experience a plus

  • Experience designing hybrid microelectronics a plus

  • Two-year degree in technically-oriented discipline or equivalent experience.

Special Work Conditions:

  • Eligibility requirements include U.S. nationals or permanent residents (Green Card).

Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development. Visit our website at for more information on our company, benefits and great opportunities.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.