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Lead Power Electronics Engineer - Tech Business - Motors & Power Systems

Lead Power Electronics Engineer - Tech Business - Motors & Power Systems

Job Title: Lead Power Electronics Engineer - Tech Business - Motors & Power Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wiltshire
Salary: £competitive (dependent on proven ability) + bonus + bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PF4842
Contact Name: Paul Frisby
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 12:23

Job Description

Global tech innovator is offering an exciting opportunity to work on the research of ‘Next Generation EV technology & applications’.  We are seeking a proven Lead Power Electronics Engineer to the Tech Research division. 
Skills and experience 
In depth knowledge and experience in the design and development of motor drives / inverters / SMPS / power electronics products. 
Detailed understanding of device characteristics specifically IGBTs, MOSFETs and emerging technologies in in real-world applications. 
Excellent analytical skills and the ability to communicate to a wide range of audiences including senior management. 
Circuit simulation and analysis expertise (e.g. SiMetrix, SPICE or Matlab) 
Experience with PCB/schematic tools. 
Proven ability to design products for compliance with worldwide EMC/EMI standards.
Knowledge and experience of thermal management. 
Able to provide technical direction.
Role and responsibilities 
Take technical responsibility for the power electronic content of a number of projects across a different product categories ensuring their successful delivery.
Actively identify technical risks within projects and drive their resolution. 
Challenge where appropriate and develop best practice and process improvement across the business. 
Act as a subject matter expert across the business and multiple projects 
Develop and train others either within their own or the wider team.
Opportunity for line management responsibilities