Tag Archives: Magnetics

Sr Regional Technical Sales Manager – Transformers

BSEE. Brings principal engineering design background to global sales management talent for transformer sales and service / utility voltage regulation. Includes related test equipment, and also breakers, relays, controls, substation monitoring equipment. Works routinely with OEMs and closely with clients/end users providing tech support, problem resolution and training in an applications role. Contract or Direct. 135K. 06112015.01

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

VP of Engineering – Solar Micro Inverters

Ph.D-EE. Manages global engineering teams on product development for micro and other inverters, from proof of concept to end-of-life/sustaining. Includes component level (magnetics, ASIC devices, capacitors), global supply chain development, cost reductions. Provides engineering training, and is key customer support for requirements definition and more. Works with next-generation grid-tied solar farm projects feasibility. Strong cross-functional team leader. Manages product trials. Uses Medici, Cadence, PSpice, PSCAD, ETAP. 15 Years. 145K. 06042015.7

Prinipal Engineer / Scientist – RFIC, Modules, GaN

Ph.D-EE. Strong innovative design and analysis leader working with microwave circuitry; laser/beam technologies; RF filters, oscillators; analog, RFICs and modules; nanotechnology; silicon, GaN devices and MESFETs for semiconductor. Frequently applied to imaging and magnetics. Conducts frequency analysis and research, testing, calculations, modeling, simulation. Uses HFSS, MATLAB, TCAD, Ansoft, ADS, Eagleware, PSPice, Sonnet, ANSYS, MathCAD, Assembly, C. > 15 Years. 160K. 06012015.6

R&D Engineering Manager – DC Power/Data Center

BSEE. Develops DC powered UPS data center infrastructures (1MW-3MW), and has strong experience leading power electronics design groups: Power supplies for satellite propulsion, various RF/microwave devices, AC/DC power conversion, inductors, and magnetics/transformers. Implements design tools such as simulation and modeling. Project-minded, problem-solver, Q/A driven, and is customer liaison. Spice, Saber, MATLAB, MathCAD,  120K. 05282015.01

Design & Manufacturing Engineer – Transformers

BSEE. Transformer design engineer (mineral and ester fluid-filled and core) for power distribution. Designs for manufacturability and product manages components such as conductors, bushing, connectors, tap changers. Performs significant safety and quality improvements for high $ cost savings. Has multi-million $ project management experience with customer support, and motor protection systems experience for oil & gas industry. Uses SolidWorks, MATLAB, Math/AutoCAD, ETAP, EasyPower. 90K. 05192015.2

Medium/High Voltage Dry/Oil Transformer Design Engineer

BSEE, BSME. Uses both electrical and mechanical engineering talent to design, re-design, repair and retrofit various oil and dry-type utility transformers up to 12500KVA/3750KVA, respectively, to include: Power distribution, step-up, phase shifting, motor starting, grounding, encapsulated. Also works with drives, rectifiers, and load tap changers. Uses AutoCAD. Bilingual. 15 Years. 85K. 05182015.5

Transformer Design and Applications Engineer

BSEE. Designs air-cooled, encapsulated, single/3 phase dry type transformers from 1KVA to 1000 kVA for OEM, industrial and power applications. Performs applications functions such as: Quote/pricing preparation, technical support for reps and end users, product management participation, and sales presentations and training. Has circuit analysis experience. Uses AutoCAD, OPS, Visio. <5 Years. 60K. 05112015.7

Engineering and Mechanical Design Manager – Transformers

MBA/BSEE-ME. A medium and large core transformer engineering and mechanical design team leader for multi-million $ manufacturers. Also applies management skills to operations, manufacturing and sales/marketing with additional focus on supply chain quality and cost saving projects. Substantial customer interaction with design reviews, technical meetings, and has developed special product management teams for high quality level utility customer support. 15 Years. 140K. 05112015.4

Magnetics/Transformer Design Engineer

MSIE & EE. Strong transformer designer for applying to power supplies for military, avionics (commercial and DoD), and appliances. Types include core, coil, data bus, planar, pulse, small form factor, linear/lamination, ferroresonant, and switch mode. Also designs chokes, inductors, EMI filters, and DC/DC converters with buck/boost topologies. Skilled at reverse engineering, re-designs, creating test procedures, and designs to MIL-STDs, UL, IEC, CSA, ISO. Uses AutoCAD, MATLAB, PSpice, C. 15 Years. 75K. 04092015.2

Sr Electro-Mechanical/Electro-Magnetics Designer – Contract

Provides design concept, fabrication, and configuration for prototype power distribution/transmission grid systems and equipment: Evaluation sensors, pole transformers, generators, cable racks, conductors, connectors. Designs mobile electrical power supplies to UL standards consisting of transformers, electrical cabinets, undercarriage, circuit panels, breakers and switches. Monitors transformer performance and measures current, voltage and temperature in the field. Provides 3D modeling, mechanical layout drawings. Background in RF, avionics and solar energy. Uses Icepack, Solidworks, Orcad, Cypress, PSpice. Contract or Direct. Patents. 100K. 04062015.3

Global Business Development Manager – Utility/Renewable Energy

MBA, BSME, PE. Global business developer for utility, renewable energy (solar, wind, hydro), data centers, oil and gas and refinery/industrial markets, primarily working with >100MVA transformers, power switching/protection, turbines and custom energy storage solutions and field services. Brings cross-functional teams and strategic partners/alliances together for common target goals, captures high $ multi-year service contracts, and manages large sales and marketing groups. Builds strong corporate image, using webinars, etc. 170K. 03302015.2

Algorithm and Software Development Engineer/Scientist

Ph.D-ME. A computational algorithm, thermodynamics and software “guru” for a variety of optical and imaging technologies (high end photography lenses, night vision). Works with highly precisioned surfaces, performs applications of probabilistic and statistical analysis for quality control. Systems FEA for impedance matching, interferometry, metrology. Automotive and DoD/military industries. Uses C/C#, Unix, MATLAB, MathCAD, MAGNET, Ansys, etc. Multiple technical pubs, patents. Contract or direct hire. 120K. 03112015.5

Staff Engineer – ElectroMechanical / Magnetic Motors

BSEE. Strong design/manufacturing engineering manager in electromechanical and magnetic motors for electrical vehicles, commercial transportation, utility/wind power and industrial applications. Types of motors include/not limited to:  Electrical, hybrids, stepper, brushless, DC, wound, induction; Cross-business in 3-phase generators and transformers. Value-add expertise: Battery charging/ignition, failure analysis (FMEA/FEA) and AutoCAD drafting. Performs simulations, characterizations, design optimization, manufacturing flow studies for cost reduction, launches NPI. Patent/Pubs. JMAG, MathCAD. 125K. 03272015.4

Senior Electronics Hardware Engineer – Magnetics

BSEE. Seasoned RF components/magnetics design engineer working with engine controls/sensors, telephony, and power supply components. Is applications engineering minded with technical training presentations. Performs parametric and component evaluation, test, root cause determinations, PCB interconnectivity, and creative problem solving. Collaborates with suppliers. Very strong quality focus (DFSS, TOPS 8D, ESD concerns) with continuous improvement principles. 120K. 03242015.6

Lead Power Supply Design & Reliability Engineer

MSEE. Leads large engineering design teams  for energy conversion, power distribution and magnetics equipment to include:

  • Switchmode power supplies, UPS, transformers, inverters, converters, and battery management systems/chargers.
  • Develops, trains and manages seasoned/high performing engineers, develops communication protocols for new product development, and implements high $ cost-saving changes to supply chain and processes.
  • Very strong quality and reliability focus as C.R.E. (5S, TQM, Six Sigma, ISO). Has won ISO facility certification.

Industries: Aerospace, defense, commercial, green energy, data centers. Contract or Direct. 145K. 03162015.3

Power Electronics Engineer – Lighting/Magnetics

BSEE. Performs design, simulation, circuit analysis, and PCB layout for lighting power electronics.

  • AC/DC/AC power supplies, PFC inductors, LC/resonant switching, transformers, ballast power protection, and embedded microcontrollers.
  • Schematics, magnetic design templates and various product development activities to prepare for manufacturing (test procedures, BOM development, SMT setup), with follow-on guidance through product cycle.

Has harsh environment products (sensors, measurement) design experience. Uses MathCAD, MultiSim, SaWin, C; all manner of test lab tooling; is skilled in SPI, 12C communication protocols; and works to UL and IEC compliance. 7 Years. 70K. 03132015.7

Magnetic Bearing Mechatronics Development Engineer

MSME. Mechatronics Engineer and rotordynamics and vibrations specialist, applying to innovative motors and generators for conventional and magnetic bearing systems. Performs design, modeling, testing, characterization, commissioning, and failure analysis.

  • Dynamic systems simulation and modeling
  • Component level (interference fits, radial/axial clearances)
  • Designs control algorithms, tunes controllers, enhances GUI
  • Troubleshooting prototype machines and dynamic test rigs in the field

Uses SolidWorks, MATLAB, Simulink, AutoCAD, LabView. 5 Years. 105K. 03052015.4

Electrical EMC/Regulatory Specialist & Project Manager

Ph.D-EE/>20 Years. A multi-talented professional with extensive engineering design management and full responsibility for EMC mitigation. Leads special projects for highly innovative electrical grid products such as solar inverters with various embedded topologies for as-needed applications. Works with magnetic components, and various other high voltage electrical subsystems for utilities, solar and fuel cell power plants. Owns product EMC/EMI and noise mitigation program to ensure signal integrity, quality and resulting cost reductions. Reviews all mechanical, electrical and filter designs, tests and corrects product designs for regulatory compliance, and “walks” products through FCC/EMC certification. Has designed and built on-site EMC test laboratory. Has RF background and software development expertise. Multiple publications. 85-95K. 02242015.4

Mechanical Engineer – Magnetic Bearings, Rotordynamics, Turbomachinery

MSME (Top Tier Univ)/>5 Years. Creates concepts for energy storage flywheel and rotor product design with concentration on performance improvement and cost reduction. Design activities involve complex analysis and studies: Stress, root cause and failure, thermal, rotordynamics and magnetics. Performs magnetic bearing characterization, rotor trip balancing, bearing controller firmware logic changes and verification testing. Provides production and field support for various troubleshooting (vacuum, bearing, vibration). Has a specialized background in fluid mechanics for high end MRI (medical) and dynamic systems simulation applications involving extreme ultra violet. 90-100K. 02192015.3

Custom Magnetics Engineering Manager – Consultant

BSEE-Honors/>15 Years. Has wealth of experience with magnetic devices and components/PCB level for imaging applications, involving current sensors and high frequency current/high isolation testing transformers. Is an operational leader, having served many roles in this industry such as: Engineering management, R&D/product development, design and troubleshoot, domestic and international sales/marketing with presentations and literature development, quality assurance for components and outgoing product and ISO cert maintenance. Background also includes downhole oil/natural gas well surveying and electronic component obsolescence program developer. An excellent contract or consultant candidate. 80-100K. 02112015.2

Power Supply Principal Engineer / Project Consultant

BSEE, PE Cert/>20 Years. An executive level power supply and other power electronics engineering leader for military/defense, the space program/payload and satellite/RF applications. Includes comprehensive design and redesign experience with additional power electronics and technologies: Analog, digital, PCBs, microprocessors, transformers, solid-state / magnetic amplifiers, hybrids, transducers, communications data link interfaces, LED and more. Provides environmental (stress, etc) analysis, simulation, conducts high attendance design reviews, and provides all manner of technical documentation including manuals. Has participated in complex in-flight system-level root cause/worst case/MTBF analysis for spacecraft systems, and has developed specialized test equipment to support many space and military projects. An excellent, project-oriented consultancy candidate or is also available for direct hire. Uses vast array of design and project management applications and tools. Please contact us for details! 02042015.4

Analog/Digital & Embedded F/W Engineer-Contract

BSEE. Designs wide variety of power controls and embedded firmware to include:

  • Embedded OEM microcontrollers, amplifiers, filters, converters (F/V, V/F, A/D, D/A, various topologies, MOSFET), detectors, switches and multiplexers, linear/switch mode regulators/controllers (magnetics), drivers (LVDT, RVDT, resolver), motor drivers/controllers (H-bridge, 3PH, w/6-step inverters, 28V-200A), rectifiers.
  • Circuitry for hybrid sample data control systems (electromechanical/hydraulic) with analysis and modeling at system level.

Industries: Military/defense, avionics, commercial. Extensive lab test equipment, OrCAD, PSpice, MathCAD and C. Designs to stringent regulatory standards & EMI – MIL 461 RE/CE102, 704/1275. 120K. 02032015.2

Analog / Digital and Embedded Software Design Engineer

MBA, BSEE/20 Years. Has a variety of design skillsets involving shipboard sonar systems/transmitters, amplifiers (with FPGA, microcontrollers, VHDL control code), high slew rate amplifiers, high voltage off-line PWM switching amplifiers, switching power supplies, converters, servo and other actuators, motors (DC, stepper), AC and DC motor drives, and assembly line machinery. Circuitry experience includes embedded real-time control, DSP and more for communications, device controls, data acquisition, signal processing, display applications, client-servers and internet. Performs and develops custom ATE and often installs/integrates the various sonar/amplifier sets with customer training on site.  Industries include space program, military, aerospace, medical, oceanic systems and industrial. Available for contract or direct hire. Uses Pspice, LabView, VxWorks. 170-180K. 02022015.7

Senior Transformer / Magnetics Design Engineer

MS in EE, Communications Engrg., S/W Engrg./10 Years. A comprehensive design engineering leader with deep knowledge of various types of transformers up to 200 MVA. These types include: Units up to 5 windings, multiple combinations of voltage regulation, phase-shifting, mobile hybrids, NOMEX insulated, explosion proof, generators, rectifiers, and dry-type. End usage applies to traction, mining, earthing, furnaces and marine use. Performs complex calculations, overseeing manufacturing, and has substantial customer interaction relating to bid processes, negotiations, design reviews, and more. 110K. 01262015.3

Business Development / Program Manager – Power Electronics, Magnetics

MBA, MSEE/>20 Years. Sells high-rel power systems, power supplies and power magnetics to industrial, avionics/FAA and military/defense markets. Develops Tier 1 DoD-related partnerships and captures resulting contract awards for various applications such as undersea applications, weaponry, radar and ground transportation. Builds sales channels for revenue growth, and employs various marketing strategies to elevate market position. Drives capability to compete at prime contract level directly with end customers – largely major military and government installations and organizations. Brings design engineering talent background. Available for direct or consultancy. Previous secret clearance. 90K. 01192015.11

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

Lead Engineer – Substations, Power Transmission

MSEE/<10 Years. Dual high voltage engineering managing lead for building and installing full utility substations, power transmission lines, power plants upgrades, and wind power generation: Miles of circuit line, cabling replacement, transformers, reactor banks, breakers, switchgear, protection and control, magnetics, PLC upgrades, algorithms and more. Provides oversee of 3rd party on site workers / consultants / contractors, voltage and environmental calculations, load flow analysis and contingency plans. Substantial field installation and supervision. 110-120K. 01152015.2

Director of Engineering / Magnetics, Power Electronics

BSEE/>20 Years. Executive level engineering manager for military, avionics, medical, industrial and consumer electronics applications. Large array of products. A few are: Power supplies, switch mode, transformers (wire wound, core, planar), inductors, converters / ASIC, logic/control circuits, EMI filters, thermals, chargers (Li-Ion, NiMH). A topologies expert. Performs research, design, development, qualification and component selection for SMT, alternate sourcing, drives low cost/high volume manufacturing principles and streamlining, responsible for NRE budgets, overseas factory production, technical proposals. Strong focus on reliability, plus highly specialized / innovative designs which value-adds business development. 175-185K. 01142015.5

Project, Systems and Engineering Director / Petrochemicals, Avionics

Ph.D.-EE, ME/20 Years. Very high level engineering and large project leader for petrochemicals and avionics industries. Works with 1. Oil/gas technology (wireline, sub-sea/shipboard, down-hole, land applications to include cooling systems, fluid dynamics, rotors, magnetics, actuators, compressors, controllers), 2. Electric vehicle systems, wind power (turbine generators, converters, backup power), 3. Avionics (motor controllers, generators, thermals). Also has nuclear, wind energy background. Performs physics-based complex analysis, total cost management, technical proposal process and negotiations, program management, performance verification, on-site support, high level testing, root cause analysis, manufacturing process simplification. Strong for intellectual property, business acquisitions. Highly awarded and published. An array of patents. 01142015.4

Senior Quality Engineer and Manager – Avionics

MSME-Honors/18 Years. Solid quality management for hydraulic/fuel systems and precision machine components, turbine engines, and substantial magnetics; for avionics, space program, aerospace, military/defense industries. Drives ISO, AS9100, Lean principles QX-plus, 5S, Pull, Kaizen programs. Skillsets: Managing supply chain, production schedule/resource allocation, involved with MRP, MRB, applies “one piece flow”, internal/external party inspections and creates formal plans, internal/supplier/government audits, customer returns investigations/resolution, control plans, measurements analysis, approves prints and flow charts, and participates in product planning. Performs as DSQR and other roles. Also designs/3D models test fixtures/jigs. Proactive. Contract candidate. 110-130K. 01142015.3

Senior Design Engineer – Motors

BSEE/>20 Years. Concentrated experience in design of various types of motors / motor drives / controls, generators, rectifiers, inverters, converters, topologies, controls, magnetics, sensors, transducers, MOSFET, PCB and other test fixtures / equipment. Performs re-designs. Applications vary from avionics, pump systems, HVAC to elevator systems, CNC / manufacturing systems. Has SMT / CNC expertise. Uses AutoCAD, Procom Plus, Labview and more. 130K. 01132015.12

Technical Sales Engineer – Magnetics

ASET-Honors/>20 Years. A strong technical design and sales background in magnetics for commercial and military industries with substantial customer interface, Brings multiple skillsets to proven sales revenue growth such as implementing costing systems, delivery tracking program, production and manufacturing process improvements with new software packages. Very involved in new product development. Past design engineering involved magnetic components, prototypes, product lifecycle for battery chargers, transformers, inductors. Strong ISO and lean principles. Safety representative and standards expert. Fluent: Visual manufacturing, Macola. 70K. 01132015.3

Technical Sales Manager – Power Electronics, Semiconductor

MBA, BSEE-CE/>20 Years. Brings program management and technical background to sales and marketing for automation, GPS, wireless, antenna, PCB, magnetics, inductors, transformers, chokes, accelerometers, imaging systems and more. Proven sales and marketing talent for telecommunications, semiconductor, oil/gas, robotics, medical, industrial and military industries. Manages sales force and large channels, provides complex strategies, negotiations / large contracts and brings technical talent to oversee design-ins. Very well traveled. 80-90K. 01092015.3

Contract Design Engineer – Motors, Magnetics

BSEE (plus)/15 Years. A well-developed engineering contract / consulting professional, working with aerospace and military/defense for design, test and simulation. Also performs PCB board and component level layout/development. Has considerable test technology: Develops bench fixtures, tooling and equipment. Performs evaluations and qualifications and monitors EMI. Circuitry, magnetics and power electronics include: Filters, DC/DC, AC/DC, DC/AC, converters, inverters, analog, digital, MOSFET, multiplexers, motor drives/controllers, FPGA, battery chargers, power supplies, topologies, and current protection technologies. Has product packaging background. Uses Spice family, OrCAD, Cadence and more. 170-190K. 01072015.11

Global Technical Sales Manager – Networking / Measurement Systems

BSEE/>20 Years. A varied sales professional with technical design experience to bring for multi million $ accounts / revenue growth and substantial on site customer interaction / equipment demonstrations. Dual role at product management with definition, roadmaps and more for components, semiconductor, IT / networking, magnetics and measurement systems products. Brings expert industry knowledge with applications engineering expertise for IT, entertainment, aerospace and petrochemicals industries among others. Extremely well traveled. Is magnetics expert. 90-100K. 01072015.6

Sr. Analog / Digital Electrical Engineer – Contract

BSEE-Honors/>20 Years. Specialized experience with analog and digital circuitry and switch mode innovative design, including system levels. Background includes converters, inductors, embedded systems, magnetics, DC/AC, AC/DC, MOSFET, gate drives, UPS, battery chargers and more. Primarily for military, space program, aerospace and OEMs. Has worked extensively with green technology and EMC. Also generates lengthy technical proposals and customer reports. Uses PSPICE, MATLAB, Altium, Visio and more. Patents and extensive technical publications. Prefers permanent position. 120K. 01022015.1

Power Supply / Transformer Design Engineer

BSEE/20 Years. Designs AC/DC, DC/DC power supplies and a wide variety of transformers, magnetics and high voltage, inductors and converters. A topologies expert (buck, boost, forward, flyback) with strong background training others. Expertise includes working with extensive test equipment/ATE, EMI concerns, and military standards. Background also includes microprocessors, GUI. LabVIEW, PSpice, MathCAD and more. 130-150K. 12232014.2

Mechanical Engineering Manager – Product / Processes

BSME/>20 Years. A concentrated mechanical engineering background involving variety of managerial platforms to include: Substantial process improvements, product qualification and prototypes, design reliability / analysis, packaging, leads and directs large engineering groups, tooling implementation, production costs reductions, and facility automation. Has experience designing various electronics and ATE. Product lines involve electronics, magnetics and subsystems for aerospace, satellite, space program and electrical industries. Vast array of professional certifications: Taguchi, Six Sigma Black Belt, TRIZ and more. Fluent: Pro-Engineer, Pro-Mechanica, FloTherm, Patran, ANSYS, MatLab, Minitab, MathCAD and more. 140-160K. 12102014.5

Engineering Design Manager – Transformers

BSEE/>20 Years. Specializes in engineering management / team development for custom, prototype and variety of transformers and other power electronic magnetics to include: inductors and chokes. Wide applications from power converters to satellites, space program, military and solar. Skillsets include substantial onsite customer / supplier / internal technical support, product management, manufacturing process improvements, technical documentation generation and management, and extensive product design qualification.  90-100K. 12102014.4