The Power Electronics Design Engineer will develop switched mode power supplies (SMPS), Battery backup systems (upto 1000W) and related materials / processes used in industrial and hazardous automation systems for global markets.
As such, the successful candidate will actively participate in the new product development cycle, including requirements, design, verification, release and documentation, working as a key contributor to our development efforts.
Product development process - concept, specifications, design, schematic creation, supplier specifications, product validation, certification to meet specified cost and performance parameters.
Conduct quality and reliability testing of power supplies, electronic components, end products, system level testing.
Perform failure analysis and troubleshooting
Prepare engineering related documents
Issue complete and concise reports regarding the performance of new or improved company products, as well as products made by our competition.
Participate in the initial production phases of product / process design and all subsequent manufacturing inquiries and problems.
Participate in peer design reviews.
International Compliance testing
Support engineering build in the factory
Maintaining existing products.
Education / Minimum Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Electronics or Electrical Engineering with specialization in Power Electronics.
3 year’s experience in the design of switching power supplies, resonant power conversion circuits, Inverters in the 100-1000W range, magnetics design, analog and / or digital control.
3 year’s experience in selection, use, testing and qualification of electronic and mechanical components for power electronic products.
3 year’s experience in DFM (design for manufacturability), Printed circuit board layout.
Embedded hardware electronics design experience is a plus. PIC / 32bit microcontroller experience preferred.
Familiarity with UL, CSA and IEC standards.
Knowledge / Skills
Strong technical skills with advanced knowledge in Power electronics; switched mode power supply design, resonant topologies, power quality, control theory, magnetics design.
Curiosity, self-learning, and technical analysis abilities.
Ability to systematically analyze technical data, solve problems, and coordinate projects.
Skilled in use of Electronic CAD, MS Office, and related applications.
Ability to handle multiple projects or tasks simultaneously.
Knowledge of statistical tests, familiarity with statistical process control.
Foster Teamwork : Collaborate with team members to set goals, resolve problem, and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness.
Resourceful and organized in taking steps throughout the development.
Excellent communication skills : Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques.
Make Decisions : Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization.
Applicant must be willing to work in Ortigas Center, Pasig.
Willingness to travel to remote manufacturing facilities and customer sites as requested.