Sr. Electrical Engineer


Charlotte, NC, US, 28208

REQ ID:  43432

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.6 billion in sales in 2022 and has approximately 16,300 employees who serve customers in 120 countries. To learn more, visit

Position Summary

The Automation & Integration team, part of the Innovation & Development (I&D) organization at Sealed Air, is a group of highly motivated, energetic, and talented individuals with a wide variety of skillsets. We are united by the joy we get from solving complex technical challenges in a collaborative environment. The mission of our team is to conceptualize, develop, and commercialize automated food packaging systems that deliver value to our customers and support the growth of the global Sealed Air business.


Enough about us, let’s talk about you! As a member of this team, you will work closely with fellow engineers, designers, technicians, sales, marketing, manufacturing, and key customers to develop automation equipment and electro-mechanical assemblies. This role will enable you to see projects through all stages of the development process: project conceptualization, project planning, design, manufacturing, in-house testing, installation, and the development of supporting machine documentation. You will have the opportunity to expand your design skills and manufacturing knowledge, strengthen your business acumen and professional skillset, and grow as a technical leader. Our company is undergoing transformational change. The value brought by the qualified individual will be crucial to Sealed Air’s success on some of our most critical growth initiatives.

Job Description

•    Develop equipment specifications and initial solution concepts
•    Design and oversee the design of solutions from conceptualization through equipment manufacturing
•    Generate PLC logic for machine control 
•    Review and generate electrical schematics, system network architecture, wiring diagrams, panel layouts
•    Work with key suppliers in sourcing and specifying equipment elements
•    Commissioning of development equipment solutions at customer sites
•    Prepare final machine documentation such as user’s manuals, testing protocols, etc.
•    Provide technical leadership throughout development and effectively interface with internal and external customers


•    5+ years of relevant product and equipment development experience
•    Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar discipline
•    Broad Technical knowledge and hands on experience in functional area(s)
•    Exceptional problem solving and mechanical design abilities
•    Proficiency in PLC programming (Allen-Bradley experience preferred) 
•    Experienced in on-site installation and troubleshooting of equipment and systems
•    Demonstrated ability to work both independently and within a team
•    Strong interpersonal skills and a work ethic that corresponds with SEE’s core values
•    Ability to travel up to 15%

Requisition id: 43432 

Relocation: Yes  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.

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It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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