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Senior Power Electronics Engineer

Milpitas, CA
about 1 month ago
Full time role

Company

Seres

France

A subsidiary of Docaposte and Bull (Atos), SERES is a major player in the digital transformation of companies in the ...

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Job Description

At SERES, we’re forging a new kind of mobility company by combining the DNA of advanced automotive engineering and design with that of state of the art smart technologies and connectivity to revolutionize the future of premium electric vehicles. From our corporate headquarters in Silicon Valley we’re bringing the best and brightest together with a common goal of creating the next generation of smart, clean, connected vehicles for you.

Our vision is to deliver premium electric vehicles that enhance the daily lives of our users, allowing them to live more connected, productive lives through the integration of clean technology and advanced hardware and software. The future of mobility is more than getting from A to B, it’s about keeping connected to provide users customizable features, when they want it.

TITLE: Senior Power Electronics Engineer

Summary

The candidate will be responsible for design and development of power converters, dcdc and electrical system for powertrain. Collaborate with mechanical, layout, and firmware engineering teams to successfully develop, test, validate and manufacture power electronics system.

 

Duties and Responsibilities 

    • Design and development of On board charger, DCDC and traction inverter.
    • Collaborate with mechanical, layout, and firmware engineering teams to develop and design power electronics system
    • Be responsible for circuit topology selection, components selection, circuit board layout
    • Be responsible for control algorithm development, prototyping, testing and validation of power electronics products.
    • Contribute to vehicle level integrations
    • Firmware development for power electronics system

 Required Education and Experience 

    • MS degree in electrical engineering or related engineering degree with 3+ years experience in automotive industry
    • Fundamental understanding of circuit design, mechanical systems, sensors and actuators as well as ECU communication
    • Have used engineering tools such as Vector PREEvision or similar to create network or communication designs and to understand wiring schematics
    • Experience with failure analysis methodology like FMEA and fault trees
    • Experience with standard EE lab instruments (oscilloscope, multimeters, data bus analysis tools, ...)
    • Motivation to make complicated systems work together
    • Electric vehicle systems and hands-on integration testing experience
    • Creativity in your design
    • Motivation to make a difference in the automotive industry
    • Ability to build stuff with your hands
    • Great communication skills

Preferred Skills

  • Familiar with engineering tools such as Vector PREEvision or similar to create network or communication designs and to understand wiring schematics
  • Experience with failure analysis methodology like FMEA and fault trees

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and verification of employment authorization will be required at the time of hire.

SERES is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

Seres

France

A subsidiary of Docaposte and Bull (Atos), SERES is a major player in the digital transformation of companies in the ...

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