Tag Archives: LED Drivers

Consulting Engineer – Power Electronics, Lighting

MS-Physics. Strong electronics and magnetics designer fluently skilled in switchmode power conversion & topologies, low/high voltage power supplies, lighting devices (LED drivers, ballasts, controls), analog and digital circuitry, laser drive products. UL, CSA, FCC and ANSI standards for high volume production. Solves various problems such as reliability issues, EMI, harmonics, and thermal management. Uses MathCAD, PSpice, SwitcherCAD, PADS, Altium. CONTRACT ONLY. Multiple patents. $50/hr. 06102015.7

Principal Engineer – Digital Design / Lighting, Semiconductor

MSEE. Digital chip design expert applying to LED lighting, 2/3D video, communications, and IT/networking consumer products (power supplies, memory/DRAM). Works with DSP, FPGA on MIPS, ARM processors and others. Strong experience with LED drivers, MEMs and solid state electronics with background in algorithm development. Uses MATLAB, Simulink, Modelsim, Altera, Xilinx, Verilog, Cadence, VHDL, Pearl, C. Contract or direct. 120K. 06012015.11

Sr Analog / Mixed Signal IC Design Engineer

MSEE. Strong power management IC designer working with analog, mixed signal, MOSFET switches, and CMOS/BiCMOS processes for power electronics, telecommunications and LED/backlighting. Applies to switching and linear converters with various topologies, regulators, drivers, LDOs and chargers. Performs feasibility analysis, modeling, simulation. Uses Cadence Virtuoso, H/PSpice, MathCAD, Python. 15 Years. 130K. 06012015.10

Product Engineer – Power Mgmt ICs, LED

MSEE. A strong R&D product leader in analog & digital semiconductor engineering involving power management ICs, white LED and driver ICs, LCD display ICs, switches, ASICs, memory and IT processors. Provides design, fabrication, test, characterization, failure analysis and reliability engineering while working closely with large, high profile IT and aerospace customers. Strong focus on ESD and yield improvement for mass production. Sets up lab stations – bench test, etc. Uses LabView, Virtuoso, Galaxy and Cadence. 15 Years. 100K. 04272015.4

Global Director of Business Development – LED Lighting

MBA, BSEE/Honors. Routinely captures additional 7 figures revenue for high/mid power LED lighting semiconductor organizations.

  • Global comfort and looks extensively to Asia for resourcing and product design/manufacturing team building, alliances
  • Specifies/creates next-generation LED products
  • Marketing powerhouse with branding, scientific-level marketing analysis and execution for business capture across all industries, from retail to military

Consultative sales, often displaces competition. Contact us for more details! 04142015.5

Director, Global PMIC Engineering & Product Dev

Leads semiconductor product innovation/management to include applications and R&D engineering groups. Hatches 100’s of new generation power management ICs, SiC JFET/MOSFETs, diodes, and multi-chip packages for variety of industries and reverse innovates to integrate to end product NPI. Drives projects schedule, budget and forward-years roadmaps, resulting in significant revenue. Works with IGBTs, LED drivers, gate drivers and high voltage applications – especially for automotive. BS-Microelectronics/plus. Patents. 170K. 03242015.2

Applications Engineering Manager-Automotive/Power Supplies

MSEE/CS. Provides engineering management and automotive industry customer applications support for PMICs, controllers, regulators, and converters (various topologies) for DC/DC switching power supplies, radio, instrumentation/LED, and ancillary human assistance devices. Manages design/test IC lab for characterization, EMC, RSC, and RCL for MOSFETs, drivers. Extensive product development/definition activities and substantial customer support (custom specifications, technical documentation, troubleshooting). Spice, Verilog, VHDL, MathCAD. Author, patents. >15 Years. 120K. 03232015.2

Regional Sales & Marketing Manager, LEDs / Lighting

An LED and energy-efficient lighting solutions sales specialist for automotive and industrial sectors with expert knowledge on induction, halogen, flourescent. Consultative seller with onsite visits for total solutions – advising on layout, costing and investment. Leads new product introductions working with production, engineering etc., on beta feedback. Turns around low-performing territories, highly adept at building and developing new direct sales groups and strong rep channels. Heavy marketing skill. 80K. 03202015.3

Product Line Director, Isolated Power Electronics, AC/DC, Lighting

MSEE/>20 Years. An industry leader in innovative product introductions involving isolated power electronics, AC/DC (5W to over 300W adapters with mixed signal platform, SR drivers), LLC and interleave controllers, lighting (dimmable LED drivers, 900V flyback). Works to dominate markets by: Leveraging cost effective platforms with high performing products; providing strategic concept direction and product roadmap/execution; driving/defining customer requirements and field applications; and, employing high level marketing/branding tactics. Has proven product introduction rate improvement of 50%. Consistently builds high tech power design, test and systems engineering teams. Is prolific industry presenter/author and generates relevant patents. Contact us for more details! 02122015.1

Analog and Power Semiconductor Product Manager

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. An executive level product definition / management leader for analog, power switching, battery chargers, energy harvesting devices, LED drivers, buck/boost regulators, amplifiers, audio systems, plus power management ICs and wafer fabrication; applying to power electronics, mobile telephony / consumer electronics, wireless sensor networks and RF, military/defense and general industrial. Develops product technology roadmaps, manages high 8-figure annual revenue product line, provides “look-ahead” 3-year product line planning strategies, oversees yearly operating plan implementation, achieves design wins, ensures highest return product lines are in pipeline and that revenue commitment goals are met. Substantial customer and supplier interaction, including overseas. Extensive background in wafer fabrication. 200K. 01302015.4

Power Supply Applications Engineer / Sales Manager

BSEE/20 Years. Domestic and international high level customer technical support / applications engineer for large power supplies (~100kw) for pre- and post-orders. Project manages prototypes through lifecycle, generates/conducts salesrep training programs and drives engineering staff problem resolution. Proven sales increases: Distribution 30%; product sales 25+%. Also has background in management of all sales channels plus OEM for discrete semiconductors, broadcast satellite chipsets, LED drivers and audio amplifier chips. Brings a a highly developed technical hand to all skillsets. 70-80K. 01192015.2

Product Development and Program Manager

BSEE/>20 Years. A product driven, highly technical engineering group management professional with focus on projects resulting in business development /innovation. Drives system architecture, embedded firmware design, manufacturing, various department process improvements/streamlining, controls budgets, tracks costs/resources, employs stage-gate process, validates product performance, conducts global customer training and brings a vast array of high level regulatory standards experience plus RoHS. Industries: IT/Networking, medical, aerospace, space program, military/defense. Products / technologies: Controllers, wireless, transceiver, devices, imaging software, LED, motors, various power supplies, analog circuitry, and thermals. Fluent: Agile, ARM, RS232/RS485, SolidWorks, Python. Six Sigma, Scrum Master. 150K. 01152015.3

Engineering and Operations Director

MBA, MS-ChemE/15 Years. A multi-role technical professional to drive the bigger picture for both products and services profitability, and operational excellence for very large automotive, transportation and RF/satellite and avionics divisions/organizations, saving multi millions. Employs lean manufacturing, complex strategies, global initiatives, teaming, and reducing cost of overall business operations. Proven record of product development/launches. Products: Motors, motion control, resolvers, titanium components, LED switches and displays. Expertise includes supply chain management, labor relations, customer relations, inventory management and leading large CNC manufacturing plants. Six Sigma, Kaizen, SAP. Very well traveled. 150K. 01062015.11

Senior Electrical Design Engineer – Power Electronics / Contract

MSEE/>20 Years. A highly skilled contract engineering professional with a varied background primarily power electronics such as design of: Power supplies, converters, inductors, transformers, lithium battery chargers, AC/DC, DC/DC, switch mode LED drivers and virtually all topologies. Has prototype expertise. Also experienced integrated circuit designer with PCB and layout, analog, mixed signal, MOSFET. Industries are semiconductor, IT, aerospace, telephony, networking/PC applications, satellites. Works for product integrity regarding EMI and thermal issues. Generates complex technical and also safety documentation. Patents. Fluent: SPICE family, Eagle, CMOS, BiCMOS. 110-130K. 01062015.8

Applications Engineer – Power Electronics

BSEE, RF/20 Years. A high proficient and recognized applications engineer, specializing in power management ICs and battery chargers. Performs proof of concepts, evaluations, validations, design, analysis and focuses on lifecycle through to production on very innovative technology. Strong expertise for training and support, on site, for FAE and customers, generating relevant technical documentation/presentations, troubleshooting. Qualifies products for manufacturing processes. Has collaborative talent. Background also in Li-Ion specifically, plus LED drivers, and RF systems such as synthesizers, receivers and transmitters. Industries are: Government and consumer electronics/IT. Very well traveled, patented and published. 100K. 01052015.17

Regional Technical Sales Manager / Power Electronics

BSEE/>20 Years. Brings a technical edge to multi million $ sales, marketing and product development for a wide variety of products to include: Power supplies, transformers, converters, EMI filters, power management ICs, DC/DC power, LED lighting, video, motor controls, various instrumentation / sensors. Industries involved range from OEM, security, computers and industrial / residential, to aeronautical, telecommunications, medical and automotive. Very well rounded and well travelled sales professional, driving bid processes, marketing programs, substantial customer interaction, sales channel management / training.  A consultancy candidate. 90K. 01022015.8

Global Product Management and Strategic Analysis

MBA, MSEE/20 Years. Provides high level analysis, strategy, sustainability and other skillsets for multi million/billion organizations for solar, LED lighting, HVAC, utility and telecommunications industries. Multi-talented in: Innovative solutions, technology assessment, sustainability, product improvements, software deployments, customer program development, process / supply chain management, global alliances, profit / loss responsibilities. Has substantial marketing background. Product lines development/ technologies: generators, backup power systems (fuel cells, batteries, rectifiers, switch-mode), power supplies, condensers, energy monitoring equipment, optical connectivity, energy storage devices and engineering services. Excellent consultancy candidate. Uses MicroStrategies, SAS, APT, Mini-tab. Six Sigma. 150-160K. 12082014.4

Sales Manager – Electrical / Power / Lighting

BS-Mktg/15 Years. Proven sales professional involving multi-million $ product lines such as energy solutions, transformers, LED lighting, automation and controls for OEM, utility, public works, industrial, manufacturer plants. Extensive sales and distribution channel management, strong customer relationships, B2B, expanding overseas sourcing and manufacturing for cost reductions, implements new supply chain processes / JIT and has ultimate talent in making facilities energy efficient. Energy Star expert. >100K. 11172014.1

Power Electronics Principal Design Engineer

Ph.D-EE/20 Years. Well-rounded background in design, develop, evaluate, simulate, verify, test, diagnose and troubleshoot power electronics for military, LED and IT applications. Products include power supplies, drivers, AC/DC, DC/DC, battery chargers, switch mode, analog, filters and converters – often R&D. Technical talents include bridging, topologies, stringent regulation compliance (Energy Star, MIL-STDs etc) and EMC. Uses Mathcad, Protel, ASIC and more. Prolific author and patent activity. >100K. 11142014.3

Engineering Manager – Aerospace / Avionics / Semiconductor

MSEE/>20 Years. An engineering and design leader for a variety of product lines/technologies: Analog, embedded circuits, algorithm, amplifiers, motors, vast array of controls (motor, aircraft equipment, etc) and controllers, LED drivers, serial communications and more. Manages groups and, with substantial hands-on technical background, involves product development, verification, qualification, design, specifications, simulation, test, various failure analysis, final documentation, and substantial reliability issues. Has R&D, develops proposals and other technical documents of all types, conducts various stages of design reviews, and accountable for customer specifications implementation. Also has extensive software expertise with various platforms and fluencies (8051, ethernet, etc). Uses OrCad, Simulink, Matlab, Altera, LabVIEW, Altium, DOORS and more. 150-170K. 11132014.1

Regional Sales / Business Development – Power Electronics / IT

BSEE/>15 Years. A highly technical new business developer for power electronics and IT, such as: transformers, RF, converters, power supplies, switchgear, magnetics, power protection, UPS, various battery types, DC/DC, AC/DC, high voltage, lighting, LCD, LED, custom and variety of PCBs. HVAC and control systems. Has significant outside representative / consulting experience. Significant experience with OEMs, proposals/bid processes and monitoring sales channel performance. 70-80K. 10302014.12

Project Engineering Manager – Solar Power Electronics

MSEE/15 Years. Exceptional project-oriented manager with substantial technical ability for power electronics (power supplies, Li-Ion battery products, solar power devices, power conversion, microcontrollers and more), plus consumer IT products.  Strong leader with analysis, evaluation, and interfacing with all relevant parties to include test laboratories, customers. Significant expertise with topologies such as flyback, well-versed with high level safety regulations, EnergyStar, R&D, and developing and analyzing technical documentation / specifications. AC/DC, DC/DC, DC/AC, Orcad, PADS. 90-100K. 10232014.10

Senior Engineer – Power Management IC

MBA-MSEE/>20 Years. Extensive product qualification experience for power management and mixed signal ICs, LED Drivers, regulators, switches and power controllers. Start to end product cycle, data conversion and communication. Planning, scheduling and reporting responsibilities. Generates test data and specifications. Supervisory experience. Primary industries are offshore applications, semiconductor and automotive. CMOS>100K. 10232014.1

Design Engineering Director – Power/Thermal

BSEE/>20 Years. Successfully develops and leads multiple design / technical teams on multiple projects, including overseeing contract design houses, for new product development from definition, design and test, applications, manufacturing, production to customer post-sales support. Product lines include: DC/DC, converters, battery chargers, various drivers, load switch, analog/mixed signal, and PMU/PMIC for power management, PM ICs, and lighting projects. Typically 50 new products per year. Substantial background in serial interface products and strong customer liaison. Awards, achievements and multiple patents. <200K. 10212014.17

Business Development Consultant – Power Electronics

MSEE/<20 Years. Strong high technology business development background involving lighting (LED/solid state aka SSL) power management, power semiconductor and communications arenas: Power ICs, power switches, communication transceivers, high voltage DC/DC converters and switchmode, high power inverters, AC/DC LED drivers and more for military, IT, OEMs, global customer base. Extensive experience on start-up and management of applications engineering staff due to strong background in that field. Extensive experience in entire product life cycle, authoring technical documentation, marketing. Patent holder. Well travelled. Strong consulting skills. 150K. 10212014.13

Power Supply Engineering Management

MBA, BSEE/>20 Years. Executive level product development working with variety of power supplies including AC/DC, DC/DC, and custom. LED lighting driver solutions. Domestic and international experience. Team building and development. Multi-million contract bid wins, proven high annual revenue growth. 200-250K. #10162014.3

Director Program/Product Management – Inverters/LED

BSEE/>20 years. Project and program management for inverters and other power electronics. Responsible for all post-launch product areas including finance, manufacturing, customer service, quality, product marketing, regulatory, and engineering. Has built teams and developed processes. Experience working with contract manufacturers for production line start up and product forecasting.  Experience working on product strategy plans and preparing product development plans. 130K #11142

Firmware/Software Engineer – Lighting/Consumer

BSEE/>15 years. Experience designing and developing multi-threaded software/firmware.  Applications programming and microcontroller experience for 8 and 32 bit. Has performed unit testing and debugging as well as hardware troubleshooting. Has worked with .NET, C/C++,  Linux, Visual Studio and Trace32. 80K #11113

Power Supply/Analog Design Engineer

BSEE/>10 years. Power supply design, evaluation experience with power supplies/converters utilizing various topologies; component and systems design. Experience with test verification and reports and performing analyses. Has supported tests and prototyping as well as solving product design issues. #10241

Marketing Manager – Semiconductors

BSEE/>15 years. Experience managing product lines as well as preparing business cases for new products and product launch plans including analysis, product briefs, data sheets and presentations. Experience working with customers and design engineers to define new products for smartphones. 165K base plus bonus.  #10222

IC Design Engineer – Power Management

PhDEE/>15 years. Experience with power management IC design including RF Transceivers, analog and mixed signal designs such as dc-dc converters and LED drivers. Has experience managing projects that involve modeling, development and product release. Knowledgeable in PSpice, HSpice and Cadence PDK development as well as PMIC, SMPS, LDO and LED drivers. 155k #9231

Sr. Power Electronics Design Engineer – Contract

MSEE. Experienced in flyback, boost, quasi-resonant and forward topologies. Designs switch mode converters, power supplies, instrumentation/displays, inverters and LED drivers. Works with hi-rel, rad-hard and EMI/EMC applications for space program, aircraft, warfare/DoD and satellites. Performs simulation, modeling and has high expertise for worst case stress and failure analysis. Contract or Direct hire. Mathcad, PSpice. Publications. 135K. 9195

Power Supply/Analog Engineer

BSEE/>20 years. Innovative,  problem solver with hands on circuit design, both board and chip level interface for a variety of analog products including low level signal, battery chargers, DC-DC, etc. Commercial, military, and high-rel applications. Great combo of hands on and theoretical applied expertise. 93K #8284