Electrical Engineering Jobs are available in various sectors. Fresh graduates with a degree in Electrical Engineering are sought after the most by employers. They can be honed to become experts in their field.
Electrical Engineering Job Description
The job role of an electrical engineer is to design and develop electrical systems to high specifications.
Electrical engineers usually have to work in a multi-disciplinary project team. The team includes other specialized engineers, architects, marketing and sales staff, technicians, manufacturers and customer service personnel.
Apart from technical knowledge engineers in this field require the ability to manage multitask projects. Commercial awareness and team leadership skills and are additional requirements as careers progress.
Types of Electrical Engineering Jobs
Various industries in India offer jobs for electrical engineering jobs.
Electrical Maintenance Engineer- For this you must know ‘Analog and Mixed Signal chip design’. You also need to know Analog layout.
Electrical Design Engineer- Your job entails designing complex electrical circuits. Knowledge of industrial automation tools is important for this role.
Engineer (Application Engineering)- To get this job you need to have knowledge of National Instruments hardware, Panel Wiring, AUTOCAD and LabVIEW.
Entry Level Electrical Engineering Jobs
You can directly get a job with a relevant electrical and electronic engineering degree. Entry is also possible with subjects like mechanical and production engineering, computing and software engineering, building services engineering, communications engineering, and aeronautical engineering. Candidates from allied engineering fields are allowed if they show an enthusiasm for the subject and up-to-date sector knowledge, planning and organizational skills, such as time and resource allocation, commercial awareness and the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team
Electrical Engineering Pay
Candidates in this field can draw a minimum salary of Rs 80,000 and a maximum of 2.5 lac per annum. However, the pay scale is largely determined by the location of the job and the work profile.