R&D Scientist Power Electronic Converters

Recruiter
Location
Baden,Aargau,Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
CH59518928_E1
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Would you like to work within a highly motivated R&D team with open communication structures? On the basis of a personal, practice-oriented induction program, you will be given the opportunity to acquire the confidence needed to work independently and constructively within your assigned area and enhance your skills continuously.

Tasks:
- Simulate and optimize power electronic topologies and converters to make them suitable for a variety of power electronic applications
- Analyze and evaluate converter solutions from component level up to converter/module level and identify benefits and drawbacks
- Design and implement LV to MV converter prototypes
- Initiate, lead and participate in power electronic converter design projects
- Interact and actively communicate with our business unit partners
- Collaborate with leading universities worldwide
- Contribute to strategic planning activities

Requirements:
- PhD in power electronics
- Excellent scientific track record
- Strong expertise in power electronic circuit design and analysis
- Hands-on laboratory skills for converter prototyping and testing of LV/MV electrical converters
- Fluency in written and spoken English
- Team player with strong communication and organizational skills
- Interest in lively interaction within an interdisciplinary team