Power Supply Electronics Design Engineer

Location:
Stonehouse
Job Type:
Permanent
Industry:
Engineering
Job reference:
PCPESHTC_1635853353
Posted:
30 days ago

Power Supply Electronics Design Engineer

Stonehouse, Gloucestershire

Job Summary:

The Electronics Design Engineer is responsible for assisting in providing innovative and cost-effective solutions requiring the development or sustaining of new or improved techniques, procedures or products related to power electronics (power conversion, motor control and motor drive). The Electronics Design Engineer also assists in planning, conducting and evaluating approaches to meeting the project objectives in a timely fashion.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Assist in identifying and organizing requirements for power electronics applications. Apply relevant usability procedures and principles. In charge of keeping the Product Maturity Tracker (requirement document) updated up to project closure.
  • Analyze, design, develop and maintain products and assist in their commercialization. Product commercialization include but not limited to full system integration, full environmental qualification and successful field test.
  • Perform necessarily calculation/simulations to validate the design (efficiency calculation, identification of hot spot, estimation of temperature rise, EMC filter sizing, control loop bandwidth verification,….)
  • Design magnetics with associated simulation. Magnetics needs to be outsourced using "built to print" manufacturing file methodology (to allow double sourcing)
  • Design for test and for manufacturing with the support of the concurrent team
  • Build prototypes, products and systems suitable for testing. Set up and run lab experiments. Design and implement tests, document results and develop customer presentations. Provide timely corrective actions on defects. Release test reports of all prototypes built using the standard Power CPE engineering test platform.
  • Conduct or participate in technical reviews of requirements, specifications, designs, code and other artifacts. Contribute to design standards and support design re-use.
  • Develop project plan by continually evaluate engineering approaches/concepts with associated risks.
  • Maintain familiarity with company technology, organization and business.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum BSc in Electrical or Electronic Engineering

Competencies:

  • Strong lab experience in debugging complex power modules (hand-on experience)
  • Familiar with multiple power supply topologies (flyback, half bridge, full bridge,…)
  • Candidate needs to be customer oriented since the Power CPE is providing insourcing capability ("start-up")
  • Strong in experience in design for cost, manufacturability, testability and reliability
  • Experience in project management is a big plus (each power supply is managed as a minim project)
  • Experience in firmware development is a big plus (digitalization migration)

Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are not able to get back to everyone who applies. Therefore, if you have not heard back from Jefferson Wells within 7 days please assume that your application has been unsuccessful however we will contact you if suitable roles come up that match your skill set.

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