Lead Power Electronics Engineer - Driveline

Location Coventry
Discipline: Electrical/Electronic
Job type: Contract
Salary: £Competitive
Contact name: Keeley Atkinson

Contact email: katkinson@select-engineering.net
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 030309
Published: 9 months ago
Expiry date: 31 May 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP
  • ​Changing the electric mobility and aims at becoming the standard for EVs.

  • We work with leading automotive players worldwide and technology companies to ensure the development, engineering and manufacturing.

  • We currently have an exciting new position in our EV Engineering team. We are seeking and an experienced Senior Power Electronics Engineer - Driveline to support the rapid growth. This role will directly report to the Electric Vehicle Driveline Principal Engineer.


  • Responsible for the design, development and validation of Power Electronics within Driveline for Corner units

  • Define technical requirements and release the specifications.

  • Conduct design reviews for Inverter ensuring requirements have been met for Technical Sign-Off.

  • Create test cases and develop design validation plans for components and applications.

  • Create Inverter DFMEAs and support Driveline System DFMEA.

  • Support Quality Assurance activities (such as: APQP & PPAP)

  • Collaborate closely with other disciplines, such as outside suppliers, functional safety & EMC consultants and control & calibration engineers, to develop solutions and achieve the project requirements.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Degree qualified in Mechatronics, Electronics and or Electrical Engineering or relevant qualification.

  • Proficient and experienced within the automotive industry.

  • Experienced in microcontroller-based Inverter projects (automotive qualification)

  • Ability to review schematics, technical data sheets, design calculations (WCCA) for MOSFET, Bus bar, Gate Driver, PCB and position sensors.

  • Experienced in integration of Inverter Software

  • Experienced with the automotive functional safety standard: ISO26262.

  • Experienced in EMC testing and troubleshooting for the deviation.

  • Experienced in environmental, packaging, interfaces, design for manufacture factors and electronic circuits.

  • Understanding of high volume, high reliability of manufacture and assembly processes.

  • Experience with analysis tools such as MathWorks's, Matlab, Simulink, Vector CANape, Flux, Feko, CST, etc.