Power Electronics Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Kraków,Małopolskie,Poland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Sep 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
PL59242585_E1
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Corporate Research Center located in Krakow is one of seven ABB research units in the world. Here we create innovative solutions for our products and systems. It is a unique opportunity for you to work on international projects in interdisciplinary scientific teams. For our growing development team we are currently looking for candidates for a position of Power Electronics Engineer. Within this position you will have an opportunity to take part in the development of new environment-friendly power converters.

Tasks:
• Work on strategic technology direction of the organization, proposing innovative technology and solutions;
• Design and develop new power electronics converters;
• Perform simulations and verification tests;
• Prepare design documentation and converters industrialization;
• Collaborate and provide support & consulting to other teams.

Requirements:
• University degree in Power Electronics, Electrical Engineering or similar;
• Minimum 3 years of experience in designer position;
• Ability to design high power conversion devices in terms of reliability and thermal management;
• Knowledge of industrial and product standards for power converters would be additional advantage
• Knowledge of control algorithms, analogue and microcontroller control hardware for IGBT, IGCT and thyristor (semiconductor) based power converters;
• Practical experience with prototype and type testing;
• Knowledge of design software tools: PSpice, Altium Designer; EPLAN would be additional advantage;
• Fluent English language.