Principal Engineer - Power Electronics
Tyne and Wear
£52000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits:Pension and Benefits
Principal Electronics Engineer – Principal Engineer – Power Electronics - required to lead a multi skilled power electronics design team in the technical execution of rail auxiliary power and batter charging rail projects.
To support the Business Development and Commercial teams by review of technical proposals and defining project costs. Act as a technical interface to customers including visiting customer premises Deliver products to customers meeting compliance, cost and timescales To define and model products to ensure design meets all requirements in all operating conditions. Produce the system functional descriptions for design and disseminate the requirements to the rest of the technical team. To define, control and monitor the technical work packages allocated to the project delivery team. To review and approve all documentation, component specifications and technical procedures. Schedule and chair design reviews of all project sub systems to ensure compliance with the technical requirements, product safety, risk, cost and manufacturability. To identify and communicate technical scope growth, specification creep and resulting project variations. To lead the generation of safety documentation e.g. Design Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (DFMEA). Maintain the testing validation plan and ensure that all products are fully compliant prior to dispatch via qualification testing To support all quality initiatives Skills and experience required
Senior Engineer with experience of power electronics products, requirements, testing and qualification. Experience in the design and test of Power Electronic Converters (AC:DC, DC:DC, DC:AC) and/or Motor Drives. Simulation tools including Matlab/Simulink. Power Electronics experience in the rail sector is ideal, experience of Energy, Defence and/or Industrial Power Products is desirable Salary / Remuneration
Salary in the range £52,000 to £60,000 dependent on experience 25 days holiday plus public holidays Company pension scheme and a range of flexible benefits If this sounds like the role for you, please apply today!
This Principal Electronics Design Engineer / Lead Engineer vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg 11525223).
Posted 48 days ago