Senior Power Electronics Engineer


Monrovia, CA, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  R&D/Engineering

Webasto is looking for a Senior Power Electronics Engineer to support our rapidly growing Charging division.

    • Principal Power Electronics Engineer 
      • Job Description:
        • Specify, architect, design, and develop innovative analog and mixed-signal electronic systems, especially high voltage DC power electronics systems.
        • Design high power (up to 1MW) multi-kV power systems with focus on safety, reliability, high efficiency, and robustness for industrial environments
        • PCBA power up, testing, and debugging of power supply hardware
        • Produce system level, sub-system level, and block level design including circuit architecture, circuit element selection, circuit and sub-system simulations.
        • Develop and use mixed-signal behavioral models and behavioral simulation techniques and tools to verify sub-system and system functionality and performance.
        • Contribute to package selection/evaluation and validation of board and packaging design.
        • Support cross-functional teams including digital design, product engineering, test engineering, and production engineering
        • Create clear and thorough documentation of design and product development activities to ensure high quality designs and to support dissemination of important design information to cross-functional teams
      • Required Skills:
        • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or equivalent qualification) in Electrical Engineering or equivalent subject
        • 6+ years’ experience designing high voltage power systems from concept to production release
        • 6+ years’ experience with schematic capture and PCB design software suites (i.e. Altium or Mentor Graphics PADS/PADS Pro)
        • 6+ years’ Electrical circuit simulation using LTSPICE, PSPICE, or ORCAD
        • 4+ Years’ experience performing worst case analysis and documenting results
        • 6+ years’ experience designing various power supply topologies, converters, and inverters
        • Advanced understanding grounding systems
      • Desired Skills:
        • Up to date Professional Engineering license
        • 5+ years’ experience preparing documentation to lead engineering design reviews throughout the development lifecycle
        • 5+ years’ experience with power electronics design under strict EMI/EMC requirements

5+ years’ experience with three-phase power systems.



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

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