Power Electronics HW engineer

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NR Consulting LLC
Peoria, Illinois
Feb 01, 2024
Feb 25, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Consulting
Job Title : Power Electronics HW engineer
Work Location: Mountain view, CA / Los Angeles, CA / San Diego, CA / Peoria, IL / Auburn hills, MI/ Plano, TX
Position Type: Full Time (Direct Hire)

Job Description:
Roles and Responsibilities:

  • In this role, the candidate will be responsible for developing x1 and y2 for electric and hybrid vehicle applications.
  • As part of a team, he/she will be involved in full cycle of development and delivery of the product, including design, modeling, simulation, and experimental testing and validation of the product.
  • The candidate will be responsible for developing, integration, and validation of charging systems for electric and hybrid vehicle applications

Job Description:
  • Development of AC-DC and DC-DC charging system for electric/hybrid vehicle application.
  • Modeling and analysis of the circuits and controls of chargers
  • Testing and debugging of high-power medium-voltage power electronics chargers
  • Integration and validation of the charger and battery and battery emulator

  • Bachelor's degree in power electronics or electrical engineering, with more than 4 years of industry experience with power converter development as either NPD or R&D engineer
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in design, testing, and debugging of DC-DC or 3ph AC-DC converters with voltage range 400 - 900 V and power level >1 kW
  • Experience in design and selection of power semiconductor parts, cooling mechanism, passive components, protection circuits, and sensing circuits.
  • Experience with battery charger development cycle
  • Understanding of PCB layout design for medium voltage range
  • Familiarity with typical safety/EMI/environmental standards for power converter systems
  • Familiarity with EMC requirements and filter design
  • Understanding of hardware-mechanical interface as well as hardware-software interface
  • Understanding of fundamental analytical equations and inductor and transformer design
  • Understanding of converter controls specification and design
  • Communication and coordination with multiple global vendors and teams
  • English communication skill, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work in a team environment.