Principal Power Electronics Engineer

Bristol £ 60,000 - £ 70,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent

Job Reference: 013764

A leading research and development group has a new vacancy for a Principal Power Electronics Engineer. Joining a rapidly growing organisation you will be the technical lead for collaborative and commercial power electronics R&D projects. Candidates are sought with previous technical leadership of multi-discipline engineering projects and excellent team working skills.



Commutable from: Cardiff, Bristol, Filton, Abergavenny, Caerphilly, Chepstow, Newport, Bridgend, Monmouth.


Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 p.a. + excellent benefits


Suitable for: Senior Power Electronics Engineer, Principal Power Electronics Engineer, Electronics Engineer, Principal Engineer, Chief Engineer.



The Role


Working for one of the UK‘s leading research and development organisations you will be leading a number of innovative programmes and will provide power electronics expertise that will enable the realisation of ideas and designs.


Key Responsibilities:


Line management of the power electronics engineer team.

Technical lead for assigned collaborative and commercial power electronics R&D projects

Assess PCB designs to optimise electromagnetic and thermal performance.

Support the activities of the power electronics team as well as collaborate with the other engineering functions o

Technical Reporting to project team and wider audience to demonstrate regular progress.

Responsible for materials, design and delivery of sub-assemblies



The Candidate


PhD / Master‘s degree level qualification within power electronics.

A minimum of 10 years demonstrable Power electronics converters design experience in various application fields, preferably in automotive and/or energy sectors.

Excellent team working skills with the ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively with multi-teams‘ cooperative projects.

Experience in technical leadership of simultaneous operated multi-discipline engineering projects, mainly power electronics related with proven analytical and problem-solving skills to propose solutions for any operational challenges.


For more information send a CV to James Charlett

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