THE WORLD’S MOST POWER DENSE AND EFFICIENT HIGH SPEED ELECTRIC MOTORS

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Senior Power Electronics Engineer

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REF: 2020-008

Aeristech Ltd. is a high-tech engineering company delivering world leading and patent-backed high-speed electric motors and drives for automotive super-charging applications, hydrogen fuel cell systems and other sectors.  Due to expansion and moving from prototype to production the company is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and diligent Senior Power Electronics Engineer to join its busy team in a varied and challenging role.

Main Responsibilities.

Reporting to the Head of Engineering, the Senior Power Electronics Engineer, you will:

  • Be responsible for technical ownership of power electronic circuits, through concept, development and validation.
  • Provide technical delivery of development activities to meet timescales and cost targets for R&D products and customer projects.
  • Support the planning of power electronics related activities.
  • Interface with suppliers and partners with technical requirements and feedback for existing and new designs.
  • Work closely with other engineering disciplines (e.g. embedded SW, PCB layout, mechanical design etc.) to develop complete systems.
  • Support system integration by providing debugging capability and validation support.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree qualified in an Engineering or Science related discipline as a minimum.
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant industry experience successfully supporting development projects in an automotive, or aerospace electronic engineering environment.
  • Experience in the design and analysis of DC-DC converters and inverters (DC-AC), up to and above 20 kW and high input voltage range 200V- 1kV using MOSFET, IGBT, SiC and GaN technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of a broad range of isolated and non-isolated topologies, including magnetics (inductors, transformers) design.
  • Use of schematic capture and PCB layout tools.
  • Experience in mathematical modelling and simulation of circuits and systems, e.g. SPICE, PLECS.
  • Use of reliability, risk or safety analysis tools for the analysis of hardware, e.g. FTA, DFMEA.
  • Qualification of systems to automotive standards, including EMC and environmental testing.
  • An understanding of functional safety analysis, design, and validation to standards such as ISO26262 or similar.
  • An appreciation of rotating machine design and motor principles.
  • Writing technical documentation. e.g.: Worst Case Analysis.

Please email your CV to hr@aeristech.co.uk to apply for this position.

Salary.

Competitive
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