Design & Simulation - Power Electronics Engineer

Job Description

Power Electronics Electrical Engineer - Design & Simulation

Siemens Process Industries and Drives - New Kensington, PA facility is looking for talent! One of the core businesses of Siemens, we provide future-proof automation, drive technology, industrial software, and services based on best-in-class technology platforms like Totally Integrated Automation (TIA) or Integrated Drive Systems (IDS). Join us in empowering businesses to work harder, smarter, and faster. We’re on a journey to find a Power Electronics Engineer! Apply today and let’s see if we are a match!

Primary Responsibilities
  • Develop components for large AC Drive, Power Supply and other Power Electronics technologies
  • Design, analyze and simulate power electronics circuits, magnetic components and control strategies for large AC drives and power supplies.
  • Develop test methods for design qualification; assist with the product development process from initial design testing to final quality testing; troubleshoot large AC drive failures: evaluate and implement improvement methods.
  • Interface, communicate, transact and/or lead such projects with other operations, including its foreign contacts, on common development projects.
  • Minimum BS degree with 6 years’ experience of related experience, Master’s Degree with 4 years’ experience or PhD Degree with 2 years’ experience (desirable)
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering with experience in simulation and design of electronic circuits
  • Expertise in use of FEA Electromagnetic, Low and High Frequency design tools such as Ansys Maxwell and HFSS
  • Demonstrates and applies a broad knowledge of field of specialization through successful completion of moderately sophisticated assignments.
  • Optimally applies sophisticated knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of area of specialization.
  • Required travel 5%.
  • Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
  • Where permitted by applicable law, Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on job requirements, and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons.” in the requirements section. 

Preferred Experience/Knowledge
  • Experience in Thermal design tools such as Ansys Icepak and Proficient
  • Experience in use of system simulators such as Matlab/Simulink, Ansys Simplorer/Twin Builder and/or Spice
  • Experience in developing solutions for ac motor drives
  • Optimally applies knowledge of Big Data/Machine Learning concepts
  • Demonstrates knowledge of organization's business practices and issues.
Job Family Responsibilities
  • Completes sophisticated planning of detailed product development objectives.
  • Completes the preparation of complex sketches, design layouts, and other specifications.
  • Performs complex review of results to determine products performance.
  • Completes sophisticated prototypes for testing and provides technical assistance on design feasibility. Completes standardization of complex materials, components and assemblies.
  • Completes and maintains detailed and comprehensive records of all inventive ideas, designs, and basic improvements.
  • Completes product issues documentation for future reference and problem resolution.
  • Refers sophisticated, unusual problems to others.
  • Identifies and resolves more sophisticated problems and applies problem-solving skills in order to take care of most situations.

At Siemens, we are committed to an ownership culture, in which every employee takes personal responsibility for our company’s success. We utilize lean principles and seek to continually improve our processes and customers’ experience.

We offer flexible vacation time, a matching 401K plan, profit sharing, full health, life, vision and dental benefits.





Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: Siemens Large Drives LLC

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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