Posted: 19 days ago
Expires in: 29 days

Senior Power Electronics Engineer

Salary: £60,000

Location: Royal Leamington Spa

Job type: Permanent

Category: Electronics

Senior Power Electronics Engineer. Our client is a small high-tech engineering company delivering world leading high speed electric motors and drives for automotive air compressors used in hydrogen fuel cell, ICE downsizing and other varied applications. Senior Power Electronics Engineer role: The position will focus on the design, build and test of power electronics systems for high speed automotive motor applications, reporting to the Senior Electrical Engineer and working within the multi-disciplinary engineering team to:- * Generate designs based on technical specifications for high speed motor drives. * Design and simulate power electronics, gate drive and control circuits including physical layout. * Assist in building and testing of prototype power electronics and control systems. * Provide technical liaison and support for customers worldwide. * Participate in and lead the creation of functional specifications, DVP, FMEA, test procedures. * Assist with design and verification of embedded control software. Skills, Experience and Personal Attributes: * Extensive experience of power electronics design, at least 5 years, preferably 10. * Experience in motor drive design a particular advantage including inverters and DC-DC converters, high speed motors. * Experience of working within an automotive environment on new product designs. * Knowledge of automotive standards and working practices (e.g. ISO16750). * PCB circuit design and optimisation (performance and cost). * Practical, hands-on experience of prototype circuit build, test and result analysis. * Degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or related discipline. Hours of Work: Monday to Friday, days


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