• Details

    Requisition #: JP3284

    Title: Senior Power Engineer

    Location: Phoenix, AZ

    Reports to: Director of Engineering

    Number of positions: 1

    Travel: Light

    Our client manufacturers and inverters and related infrastructure products for the solar and wind markets. This Phoenix based company will produce its industry-leading photovoltaic and wind inverters including 1PH (5kW), 3PH string inverters and NEMA 3R 250kW and 300kW central inverters

  • Responsibilities

    • Direct the development of new state of the art products in areas relating to power electronics in the field of renewable energy
    • Support Senior Staff Engineers in the exploration of new technologies
    • Support and mentor sustaining engineers in the existing products
    • Participate in the conceptual stage for new R&D projects including the prototype phase
    • Keep up to date on the latest technologies and solutions in the area of expertise
    • Support the development of the organizational roadmaps
    • Help develop the R&D organization during its aggressive growth stages
  • Qualification

    • MS or PhD EE in Electrical Engineering with focus on Power and/or Energy Engineering
    • 7+ years of hands-on experience in the development of 1PH and 3PH medium to high power (to 75kW) inverters or UPS’ – grid connected inverters a plus
    • Hands-on experience in topology and controls simulation tools – Matlab/Simulink a plus
    • Good understanding of high power MOSFET and IGBT semiconductors – IGCT a plus
    • Good understanding of magnetic – FEA simulation a plus
    • Basic understanding of fast real-time prototyping of control strategies/algorithms for converters Industrial product development a must
    • Renewable Energy Standards in North America a must