Power Electronics Design Engineer

Recruiter
Langham Recruitment
Location
Washington
Posted
09 Mar 2019
Closes
28 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Electronics Design Engineer – Gateshead – Power Electronics Design Engineer required to join busy team in the design, development and testing of hardware / software solutions for auxiliary power and battery charging power electronics projects.

Duties

- The development, analysis, and validation of design solutions to meet the project requirements using prototyping, simulation and validation by test techniques.
- Generation of functional, component, manufacturing, test and validation specifications and documentation.
- Designing for reliability and cost.
- Supporting on schematic capture and PCB development.
- Test rig design, planning, test set-up and operation of tests, including tests conducted off site and production of accurate qualification test reports.
- Support with the installation and commissioning of equipment at the customers premises.
- Participate in Design Failure Modes and Effects (DFMEA) and Hazard analysis

Skills and experience required

- Experience of design and test of Power Electronic Converters (AC:DC, DC:DC, DC:AC) and/or Motor Drives.
- Simulation tools experience - Matlab/Simulink
- Knowledge of Power Electronics Design
- Analogue and Systems Engineering
- Digital Electronics
- Semiconductor switching devices and thermal management
- Specification of electromagnetic assemblies
- Knowledge of EMC and mitigation through design
- Awareness of Embedded Systems and Control Engineering

Other Desirable experience

- Experience of rail power products
- Knowledge of microprocessor control
- Electronics packaging and thermal design

Salary / Remuneration

- Salary in the range £42,000 to £50,000 dependent on experience
- 25 days holiday plus public holidays
- Company pension scheme and a range of flexible benefits

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply today!

This Design Engineer / Power Electronics Design Engineer vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg (phone number removed))

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