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Senior Power Electronics Engineer - Next Generation EV Tech Research

Senior Power Electronics Engineer - Next Generation EV Tech Research

Job Title: Senior Power Electronics Engineer - Next Generation EV Tech Research
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wiltshire
Salary: £competitive (dependent on proven ability) + bonus + bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PF4845
Contact Name: Paul Frisby
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 12:42

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 Senior Power Electronics Engineer for the Tech Research division.  
Skills and experience –
Degree or equivalent experience in electronic engineering or comparable discipline along with demonstrable industrial experience. 
Experience in the design and development of motor drives / inverters / SMPS / power electronics products.
Understanding of device characteristics specifically IGBTs, MOSFETs and emerging technologies in in real-world applications. 
Ability to thrive within a multidisciplinary team. 
Communicate complex ideas to a range of experts in different fields. 
Circuit simulation and analysis expertise (e.g. SiMetrix, SPICE or Matlab) 
Experience with PCB/schematic tools. 
Design for EMC/EMI 
Knowledge and experience of managing thermal issues
Role and responsibilities 
Ensure the safety and reliability of products 
Create and implement world leading designs to produce high quality products. 
Take technical responsibility for the power electronic content of a project 
Deliver the production intent solution and documentation. 
Design of both mains and battery powered electronics to meet global product requirements and standards. 
Communicate between all relevant teams to ensure effective project delivery.
Develop and train others either within their own or the wider team. 
Opportunity for line management responsibilities