Lead Power Electronics Engineer

24 January 20222022-01-24
Coventry, Warwickshire
up to £67,000
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Lead Power Electronics Engineer


Salary up to £67,000 Subject To Experience

Recruit 12 has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Power Electronics Engineer to be involved in all stages of the life cycle of inverters and other electronic products for electrified drivetrains, from the architecture to the production, through the design and the validation. You will be at the forefront to support the various production lines, around the globe.

Your responsibilities as a Lead Power Electronics Engineer will include:

Lead the development of power electronic circuits (DC / DC, DC / AC, magnetic components, switching circuit, gate driver) in accordance with the principles of functional safety according to ISO26262;

• Planning and monitoring of design activities for a given product, from architecture to production;

• Define and develop the power electronic circuits that comply with electro-magnetic compatibility (EMC) standards;

• Lead the development of the design of printed circuits considering thermal constraints and signal integrity;

• Supervise the work of technicians and assemblers when required;

• Develop and control electronic card production documentation;

• Lead design reviews of printed circuits and complete products;

• Represent the company as a lead technical expert for the power electronics domain when meeting with customers;

• Support and guide he development of the processes of design, documentation and release of electronic cards;

• Lead the development of technical reports;

• Conduct the quality problem solving exercises;

• Provide subject matter expertise to the research and development of new technologies for electronic products.

To be a successful candidate as a Lead Power Electronics you will need:

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or other equivalent field ;
  • +8 years of experience in electronics / power electronics design
  • Experience in team and personnel management, an asset;
  • Experience in the automotive industry, an asset;
  • Experience in automotive functional safety according to ISO26262, an asset;
  • Knowledge of Altium Designer, an asset
  •  Demonstrated ability to document one's work;
  • Ability to work in multidisciplinary teams and complex matrix-structured organizations;
  • Innovative with a positive, can-do mindset and attitude
  • A confident communicator who can build rapport quickly and influence at all levels
  • Sound analytical and organizational skills with ability to prioritize effectively

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.