1+ months

Senior Power Electronics Engineer (PhD)

Kelly Services
Rockledge, FL 32956
Kelly Services is seeking qualified candidates for a **Senior Power Electronics Engineer** in **Rockledge, FL** . This is a **direct hire** opportunity with a solutions?oriented research, development and manufacturing organization. Candidates **must** hold a BS, MS and Ph.D. in electrical engineering required with a minimum GPA of 3.3 in all degree programs.

**Relocation assistance will be provided to qualified candidates!**

**Position Summary**

Due to continued growth, our firm is seeking to employ a talented Senior Power Electronics Engineer to provide the strategic direction and technological leadership for our team of power electronic engineers as the Technology Leader for the Power Electronics Division. This individual will be responsible for providing engineering expertise, mentorship, training and guidance to our team of power electronic engineers in the areas of ac?dc, dc?dc, and dc?ac converters.

In addition to performing power electronic engineering design, as the lead senior technical expert, this individual will be responsible for supporting the design and technical development of junior engineers (who hold either Masters and/or Bachelor degrees in Electrical Engineering), and will also include supporting Human Resources in recruiting Power Electronic Engineers as the need arises due to growth and atrition. This position involves supervision of research and product development programs as well as leading the team in seeking out new funding opportunities.

The Power Electronics Division plays a critical role in developing not only our power electronics products, but provides vital sub?system design support for products related to thermal control and energy conversion. Work of the Power Electronics Division includes working with state?of?the?art wide?bandgap (GaN and SiC) semiconductor devices, analog printed circuit board design, control algorithm development and implementation of controls onto commercial DSPs.

As a Technology Leader for the Power Electronics Division, your team will:

+ Design and test power electronic converters (ac?dc, dc?ac, dc?dc) from 1 kW to 150 kW

+ Design and test high speed (10,000 rpm to >150,000 rpm) motor drives

+ Design, implement, and test advanced digital control algorithms, advanced digital filtering techniques, and the general control of power electronic systems

+ Design and test power stages, sensor electronics, and gate drives circuits for SiC and GaN semiconductors

+ Design and test high power SiC and GaN semiconductor modules

+ Design, layout, fabricate, and test printed circuit boards

+ Design, build, and test digital control systems using microcontrollers, DSPs, and FPGAs

Position Requirements

+ BS, MS and Ph.D. in electrical engineering required with a minimum GPA of 3.3 in all degree programs

+ 5 year minimum experience

+ Experience programming various microcontrollers and DSPs

+ Experience designing motor drives, ac?dc, dc?dc, and dc?ac converters

+ United States Citizenship required due to US Government ITAR program restrictions

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-12-02

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