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Electronics Design Engineer - Power Electronics

Electronics Design Engineer – 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.


  • 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 11525223).

£42000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension and Benefits



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Electronics Design Engineer - Power Electronics

Langham Recruitment
Gateshead, UK

Published on 14 May 2019