Power Electronics Engineer - Motorcycles

  • Job Reference: 718869474-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Coventry, Warwickshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Power Electronics Engineer - Motorcycles Coventry - £ Highly Competitive DOE A Power Electronics Engineer is required for a world-leading motorcycle development programme. Based in an innovative and supportive technical environment, you will work with prestige partners on cutting-edge automotive motorcycle development from prototype towards production. As Power Electronics Engineer you will be required to Assume responsibility for the development of motor drive (inverter) electronics hardware for a world leading motorcycle programme. Drive development and integration of power electronics systems for our EV programmes. Examples are - Charger control unit, Battery Management System, DC-DC converter, Motor Controller, Vehicle Controller etc. as per performance / quality / cost/ weight targets and manufacturing requirements. Experience of Model Based methods for simulation and software development, calibration tools and on-dyno testing (both steady-state and transient). Conduct Design Reviews, author specifications, test methods and test specifications as required. Lead FMEA (system / design) for the component, lead Functional Safety analysis and implementation work and related System Engineering tasks in order to deliver high quality solutions from inception to production. Define performance and reliability test parameters, work on warranty aspects for electronics hardware and software As Power Electronics Engineer you will have Proficiency in all tools for electronics circuit design - PCB layout / routing, simulation for circuits (Altium / LT Spice), thermal design / EMI / EMC aspects, wide bandgap materials and CAD tools Kept track of global trends in relevant technology, regulations and develop long term road maps and appropriate work plans. Benchmarking and generation of ideas for better performance, quality, cost, weight etc. Demonstrable knowledge of automotive EMI/EMC standards, requirements and test methods is a must Awareness of test box / fixture design, along with required harnesses (such as HIL) Strong experience of power electronics manufacturing and production test techniques. Hands on testing / test set-up experience. Calibration tools preferred. Demonstrable experience of Silicon IGBT power stage design Essential Working knowledge of wide bandgap materials such as SiC/GaN Preferred. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic motorcycle projects. The opportunity to influence some of the most ground-breaking research in the automotive arena today. Suitably qualified and experienced Power Electronic Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment (phone number removed) or by emailing their CV and covering letter to . Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency