Powerex, a world leader in Power Semiconductor Products, is seeking a Power Electronics Engineer to develop new products and platforms for its Integrated Power Products division. In this position you will develop power solutions for various OEMS in a wide array of end markets including the Industrial, Transportation and Renewable Energy markets.
Power Electronics Engineer:
Design, Build, and test solid state power electronic assemblies involving SCRs, rectifiers and IGBTs.
Develop product and technical information for the Business unit manager
Determine customer requirements and expectations for new or existing customer inquiries.
Provide cost and schedule input for projects
Interface with customer including some travel
Perform engineering analysis using thermal, circuit and other simulation tools, spreadsheets, etc. necessary to assure that the design of the assembly meets customer requirements.
Write test procedures and develop test fixtures necessary to adequately test IPP assemblies.
Assist with environmental, EMC and third party certification testing.
Provide assistance to electronic technicians to troubleshoot both new and repaired assemblies.
Write technical specifications and requirements necessary to assure sound technical designs that meet customer specifications.
Recommend material needed in inventory to support lead times required by the customer.
Educate customers about terminology, features and benefits of Powerex products.
Develop “core building block” sub-assemblies and components technical specifications and ratings requirements for Purchasing.
Interface with vendors and support sourcing with component definition and qualification requirements.
Provide application engineering technical support
Meet project schedules
Perform other duties as assigned
PREFERRED SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:
BSEE degree required
3 to 5 years of relevant experience in power electronics
Posse understanding of the operation and use of power semiconductors in electrical designs.
Possess hands on lab skills using common test equipment.
Experience in using CAD, simulation software
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) required.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary based on education and experience
Powerex is a leading supplier of discrete devices, modules and integrated high power semiconductor solutions. Its broad product line includes IGBTs (Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors), HVIGBTs, IPMs (Intelligent Power Modules), rectifiers, thyristors, custom power modules and assemblies.