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Electrical Engineer

Lexington, KY, US, 40508

Mar 18, 2023





dormakaba is seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our team in Lexington, KY. This position is responsible for solving moderately complex technical problems, developing engineering designs, conducting analyses and experiments, and developing plans.


HIRING SALARY RANGE: $95,000 - $110,000 (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)
This position includes a competitive benefits package.  Please visit our career site for more information on benefits.




  • Develops new or improved systems, products, components, processes, methods, equipment, facilities, scientific applications, or improved production
  • Frequently participates in product planning
  • Negotiates interface decisions which affects and requires integration of own work into the related project. Documents work and assures timely communications to all affected areas
  • Assures assignments are completed within schedule and cost objectives and alerts management of difficulties
  • Provides and is accountable for moderately complex technical direction, often as a technical team leader
  • Helps develop requirements for design
  • Designs, develops, and tests micro-controller-based designs
  • Performs schematic layouts and circuit analysis
  • Performs life cycle development task
  • Coordinates and manages regulatory conformance FCC, UL and others
  • Prepares presentations, technical reports, and patent disclosures
  • Maintains current knowledge of changes, advancements, and / or improvements within area of assignment or specialization and incorporates these improvements where applicable
  • Attends technical conferences and meets with customers and others externally to exchange engineering/scientific information
  • Makes presentations to project management and occasionally to higher level local management
  • Keeps technically abreast of system functions that are required for successful completion of job tasks




  • 4-year degree in electrical engineering or technology
  • 3-5 years of work experience




  • Team player and strong collaborator
  • Problem solver (always brings solutions, enjoys challenges)
  • Dependable (reliable and follows through on commitments)
  • Skills or experience with personal computers, including electronic E-mail, personal scheduling, word processing, electronic spreadsheet skills and programming
  • Good understanding of electronic principles and concepts
  • Knowledge in electronic manufacturing aspects
  • Design for Six Sigma
  • Responsible attitude towards quality work and timely performance
  • Good language skills in describing electrical operations to both engineers and laymen
  • Ability to complete tasks in a timely and efficient
  • Aptitude for troubleshooting electronic circuits
  • Ability to be organized and well disciplined
  • Good team skills
  • Experience with FCC regulations advantage
  • Ability to travel 25% of time as work requires




Employees who exhibit the six behaviors of dormakaba:

  •  Make things simple for our customers
  • Act as one global team
  • Develop ourselves
  • Be courageous and play to win
  • Be respectful and communicate openly
  • Celebrate success


As well as:

  • Competitive pay with great benefits options (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance, 401k), Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
  • Career fulfillment with growth and development opportunities 
  • Employee discounts (online discounts for shopping, travel, insurance etc.) and much more!
  • Free Access to LinkedIn Learning




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Nearest Major Market: Lexington