Lead Power Electronics Engineer

Lieu Staffordshire, England Salaire
Secteur Ingénierie Contrat Prestation de services


My client based in Staffordshire is looking for a Power Electronics Engineer to join the team.

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience within -

-In depth Power Electronics and High Voltage knowledge (such as HVDC and FACTs applications, Variable-speed drives)
- Power electronic components (IGBTs, thyristors, passive components)
- Proven ability in product design, validation and industrialisation
- Thermal Design (loss calculations, heatsink specification, CFD)
- Power Electronic control & protection
- Design for excellence (DFX) (e.g. manufacturing, cost, size, weight, efficiency, performance, test, maintenance)
- Simulation tools such as Matlab-Simulink, PSCAD-EMTDC

The ideal candidate should have proven experience of the design and development of power electronic converters (preferably at high power 1MVA). A good understanding of power semiconductors, their control, protection and application is critical. It is also expected that applicants will have an experience in developing passive components as part of a power electronics converter, such as inductors, capacitors, etc.

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