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Power Electronics Design Engineer

Power Electronics Design Engineer

Job Title: Power Electronics Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fareham
Salary: £competitive salary and package
Start Date: asap
Reference: GF3562
Contact Name: Gemma Feist
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2019 13:00

Job Description

Power Electronics Design Engineer
Fareham, Hampshire

We are currently looking for an experienced Power Electronics Design Engineer to join a business who manufacture electric powered Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) systems for a wide range of professional applications. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a really interesting product range on a permanent basis within a stable, reputable company.

In this role you will be required to create design solutions for electronic/electrical products in underwater vehicles in line with the company’s business needs through innovation, creativity and professionalism.

To work with minimal supervision either on your own or within project teams.

You may be required to manage projects, this will require you to direct and co-ordinate project activities within the Engineering Department and other areas of the business such as Purchasing, Operations, Sales and Logistics.

Essential Skills: 
Proven hardware design experience of several switch mode power supplies, in novel topologies and optimised to a client’s use requirements
DC PSU design: input voltage 5kV, output voltage 600V, 10-100 kW.
Design of control loop, thermals, PSU & load protection and layout
Design and specification of magnetics
Design modelling, simulation and analysis 
Design for EMC Compliance
Development of requirements specifications and test procedures 
Experience of conducting hardware qualification testing 
System level integration and testing 
“Hands on” “can do” approach to the above 
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with extensive professional experience.

Desirable skills:
Power transmission and active power factor correction
Knowledge of electrical wiring regulations
The role is based full-time on site at our Fareham premises, attracts a full benefit package and competitive salary.

To apply please send a Microsoft Word version of your CV for our review to