STR Ltd.
£30.00 - £35.00 per hour
12 Jun 2017
28 Jun 2017
CONTRACT POWER ELECTRONICS ENGINEER - STAFFORDSHIRE - £30-£35 p/h - SIX MONTH CONTRACT An opportunity for a Contract Power Electronics Engineer has arisen to work for a well-established Technology business based in Staffordshire. The successful candidate will have the following key skills; 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) 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 Specification & report writing and reviewing Design & type testing programmes Ability to interact with other engineering disciplines and good at sharing knowledge EHS compliance ability Key Responsibilities Design, validation and industrialisation of Power Electronic Converter modules for HVDC & FACTs Circuit simulation for design and testing Specification of key Power Electronics components Electronics and thermal design integration Compile DFMEA and design document and know how to apply PFMEA Decisive in addressing technical hurdles and maintaining performance Review and approve the drawings and design documentation when required Ability to undertake deep technical reviews of technology with engineering experts Implement and perform validation tests and design-proving tests Innovation on new technical ideas for patent applications Work closely with supply chain for Power Electronics components Integration with other departments (engineering, manufacturing, S&P, SQA) for product development and support tendering and project delivery Familiarity with REACH compliance and environmental impact of their work. Due to the nature of the role, you maybe required to travel across the EU. CONTRACT POWER ELECTRONICS ENGINEER - STAFFORDSHIRE - £30-£35 p/h - SIX MONTH CONTRACT STR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as

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