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Power Electronics Design Engineer

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Power Electronics Design Engineer

Gateshead

£50k + Excellent Training + Progression + Death In Service + Company Pension

Are you a Power Electronics Design Engineer experienced with circuit design/power converters looking for an exciting new role in a rapidly expanding company?

This is a brilliant opportunity to put your own stamp on a well-established and forward thinking company, bringing life to next-generation products and traversing new territory in power supply.

The company is a leading designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge power conversion systems, who has a proven and reliable global track record in the development and deployment of power electronics and electrical machines in many sectors, notably: transport, industrial and energy.

You will actively support in the design, development, analysis, implementation and testing process of power electronic converter hardware and software solutions.

The role:

  • Develop, analyse, and validate design solutions to meet the project requirements using prototyping, simulation and validation by test techniques
  • Generate all functional, component, manufacturing, test and validation specifications.
  • Assist the Principal Engineer in the planning, test set-up and operation of qualification tests, including tests conducted off site
  • Support with the development of printed circuit boards
  • Liaise with test and production departments during product introduction process, including design of test rigs
  • Support with the installation and commissioning of equipment at customers premises
  • Prepare materials for design reviews and produce accurate qualification test reports

The Person:

  • Degree qualified in Electronics Engineering
  • Experience with designing and testing of Power Electronic Converters and Motor Drives.
  • Knowledge of EMC and mitigation through design.
  • Experience using simulation tools
  • Experience implementing power electronic converter designs on Printed Circuit Board

Reference Number: BBBH165609

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Sophie Giles at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.