Tag Archives: Power Electronics

RF & Power Supply Design Engineer – Contract

BSEE. Very broad RF and power electronics design experience: Military and programmable power supplies, ballasts, induction motor drivers, multi-kW AC/DC & DC/DC, UPS, radar and communications applications. Strong sustaining engineering talent, project planning, EMI testing, technical bid process, and is tech support “go-to” for manufacturing and production management. Has all relevant design tools skillset & advanced PSpice. Contract Only. $65/Hr. 06112015.5

Power Electronics Mechanical Engineer – Downhole / Subsea

PhD-ME. Very well-rounded Mechanical Engineer designing from concept to assembly and testing. Develops power supplies, inverters, amplifiers, battery chargers, rotary/reluctance motors, turbomachinery, solenoids, subsea communications/downhole electronics (extremely harsh environments), and hybrid vehicle control systems. Strong electromagnetic motor designer and teacher. Talents include feasibility, troubleshooting, testing, simulation, finite element anlysis. AutoCAD, Altium, ANSYS, SolidWorks, ANSOFT, DASYLAB. Contract or Direct. Patents, Pubs. 130K. 06042015.12

Power Electronics Engineer-Industrial Vehicles

Ph.D-EE. Provides design engineering skill for industrial vehicle manufacturing and high temperature/high density power electronics including various types of inverters, converters, analog/digital circuitry, DC/DC. Performs simulations, verification, stress screening and EMC concerns. Has electro-mechanical and embedded FPGA skillsets. Uses LabView, Protel, Multisim, MATLAB, Simulink, Xilinx, PSpice, MathCAD. <5 Years. 80K. 06042015.5

President & CEO/CFO

MBA, BSME. Leads power electronics and satellite communications product manufacturing and services companies to success, creating niche markets for greater revenue gain across commercial, industrial, aerospace and military sectors. Consistently turns around poor-performing entities through creative restructuring. Very strong financial and corporate background to include merger/acquisition activities and international business. Would also be an excellent leader for high voltage and medical imaging products due to “niche” business strategy style. Please contact us for more details! 05292015.4

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

Principal Power Electronics Engineer – Contract Only

Ph.D-EE. Strong power electronics design consultant working with varied products:

  • Battery management systems (lithium, polymer), chargers, motor controllers, unique power supplies, high voltage inverters and IGBT drivers, power conversion solutions with special topologies, analog/digital circuitry and RF/wireless devices.
  • Products often R&D, radiation-hardened, and/or utility-grade for undersea, automotive, military, solar, industrial, commercial uses.
  • Develops specs, test procedures, and performs systems integration.

Background in robotics. Many patents. Contract Only. 130K. 05222015.01

Chief Engineer – Power Electronics & Systems

Ph.D/MS-EE. Hands-on & “Go-To” Electromechanical power systems design scientist: Motion control/robotics, Space Station power generation systems, thermal sciences, AC/DC conversion, avionics such as actuation, electric vehicle systems/drives.

  • Mentorship/training, has authored design manuals, process improvements, simulation and design tool development, and components/system feasibility
  • Expertise defining customer requirements, bid process risk avoidance, multi-site/international design review with high level client relationship development
  • Review/approval stop-gap. Drives product development/Intellectual Property

Patents, pubs, awards. Call us for more details! 05192015.01

Production Manager / Operations

BSEE-ME/Honors. Highly technical production and operations manager for power electronics; UPS/data center solutions; electrical utility panels, switches, and transformers, and photovoltaic/solar equipment – often new product introductions. Provides technical training, process change, warranty resolution, resource realignments, overtime and overhead cost reduction. Strong marketing/sales and applications participation. Technical go-to for UL and NEC standards. Six Sigma, Lean principles. Uses AutoDesk, AutoCAD, Inventor, Project Scheduler, MAPICS, AS/400. Would welcome bringing talents to sales position. 05182015.7

Mechanical Engineer – Aerospace/Auto/Medical – Contract

BSME/Honors. Strong contract mechanical engineer designing power electronics, aircraft systems, tools, medical devices and injection molded parts. Includes: Gear trains, ammunition feeds, valves, regulators, fittings, filters, power supply components, actuators. Designs related test equipment, performs 3D/thermal modeling, GD&T, and layout. Manages parts lists, generates voluminous technical documentation. Strong failure analysis/returns process developer. Expert Pro-Engineer. Also Pro/Intralink, Flotherm, CATIA, SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Solid Edge. 70K. 05152015.01

Manufacturing, Production & Operations Manager – Auto, Oil & Gas

Manages large manufacturing groups involving ERP systems, factory processes, inventory control, CAD/CAM fabrication, assembly and equipment design, applying to multi-million $ equipment contracts such as: Charging stations, electro-mechanical, rotary power (electric vehicles/general automotive), metals, power electronics/UPS, safety sensing devices and entire harsh environment electrical power plant installations for petroleum drilling. Transforms production and manufacturing facilities to ensure new business capabilities. Lean Six Sigma/Black. 120K. 05142015.5

Regional Sales Account Manager – Power Electronics

BSEE. Brings technical focus to key customer account management for oil & gas, telecommunications, medical, military, aerospace and industrial markets. Has wealth of experience selling UPS, battery packs (lithium ion, nickel cadmium), converters magnetics/transformers, and other power electronics. Concentrates on building brand loyalty with customers and bringing in/developing new key accounts for higher revenue. 75K. 05122015.01

Sr Power Electronics Engineer – Automotive

MBA, MSEE/CE. Strong DC/DC power conversion design engineer working with power electronics and components for automotive, military and other industries.

  • Wears many hats including staff training, customer interface with presentations and technical documentation, integration, testing, schematic capture, specifications, simulation, modeling, analysis, and supply chain management
  • Has experience in embedded controllers, motor control, fuel pumps, instrumentation/sensors, filters and electronics packaging
  • Solves unique problems/strong program management focus

Uses Spice series, MathCAD, AutoCAD, ECAD. 85K. 05112015.11

Sr R&D Electrical and Power Electronics Engineer

BSEE. Varied technical design background: Power conversion, motor control systems, next-generation solar inverters, propulsion drives, rotating machinery, analog power systems and hybrid marine/shipboard systems applications. Develops drive control algorithms and is often onsite installation and integration technical lead. Background in utility voltage regulation and control, and PFC. Designs to varied standards (NEC, UL, IEEE etc). Uses VxWorks, MATLAB. 15 Years. 05112015.5

Director, Global Manufacturing & Operations

MBA, MSME. A manufacturing and operations powerhouse with full profit & loss ownership, working with energy management / systems / solutions, power electronics (UPS, converters), HVAC, compressors, controls, PDU and a variety of mechanical products for utilities and industrial applications. Drives multi-billion $ organizations with multiple sites and overseas factories, executing significant cost and revenue improvements within processes, customer design, new product development, manufacturing optimization, overseas and domestic sourcing. Experience with acquisition integration. Employs lean, Kaizen, TQM and Six Sigma principles. Contact us for more details! 05082015.9



Sr PCB Layout Engineer – Contract or Direct

BSEE/CE. Provides expert PCB mutli-layer, high voltage/high speed design talent for wide variety of industries, including military and NASA high reliability requirements. Brings well-rounded value-add skills with power electronics design such as: RF filters, switching power supplies, motors, sensors, VFDs, plus embedded microcontrollers. Has project management experience. Uses Altium, OrCAD, LabView, PADs, Gerbtool, LTSpice, SolidWorks and C, Assembly. Previous Top Secret clearance, patents. 140K. 05042015.01

VP/COO, Power Electronics and Renewable Energy

MA/Biz Mgmt. Executive level operations leader, ensuring successful functioning of all company departments, multiple divisions and global locations/assembly plants for power electronics, systems engineering, telecommunications and utilities/renewable energy. Owns P&L, integrates acquisitions, improves delivery lead time tri-fold, and focus is customer satisfaction. Specializes in team building, turning around low performing companies into billion $ concerns, and implementing change for growth. Six Sigma/Lean. APICS/CPIM Certs. Please contact us for more details! 04202015.4

High Voltage UPS/Power Supply Engineer – Contract

BSEE/Physics. Strong background designing and developing power electronics – especially high voltage power supplies (AC/DC, DC/DC, DC/AC), UPS, capacitors, transformers, amplifiers, plus precision calibration and test equipment for military, telecommunications and OEM applications. Includes directing life cycle through production, hardware/software engineer training, customer specifications development, and regulatory approvals. Patents. Contract Only. 100K. 04172015.01

Power Electronics & Magnetics Design Engineer

Ph.D-EE/BSEE-Honors. Specializes in design, research and testing of various power electronics for oil & gas industry: Custom DC/DC converters, motor drivers, transformers, inductors, switch mode power supplies plus semiconductor devices and modules. Performs design, test, characterization, validation, simulation, analysis, schematic capture and PCB layout. Designs to reliability and form factor concerns. Uses PSCAD, MATLAB, Simulink. 5 Years. 100K. 04062015.2

Product Regulatory & EMC/EMI Compliance Engineer

Ph.D-EE. Specializes in domestic and international regulatory certification for power electronics, RF & wireless, medical imaging and IT. Collaborates test methodology with engineering management and internal/certifying authority test laboratories, performs test data analysis, and drives certification deviation process.

  • Standards: UL, IEC, EN/CISPR, FCC, FDA, ICES, CSA, TUV, Intertek, KC etc.
  • EMC/EMI and safety: CE Marking, UL, IEC, EN
  • Quality: ISO 9001/9002, 17025, 13485, CAPA

Early career directly with international regulatory commission. 80K. 03272015.2

Principal Design Engineer-Power Electronics/LED Lighting

MSEE. Specializes in LED driver design and is engineering leader for various power electronics, including AC/DC & DC/DC converters (virtually all topologies), solar inverters, rectifiers, power supplies, and various power and display modules. Drives design from concept to PCB board to final test, regulatory compliance and production. Provides design process improvement and team mentoring. Brings value-add talents such as embedded software/microcontrollers, DSP, FPGA. MathCAD, MATLAB, Simulink, Simplis, Allegro, PSpice, C, Verilog, Assembly. 150K. 03232015.3

VP, Product Development Engineering – Avionics

Ph.D-Physics. Leads with a “large” programs management style for electro-optical and power electronics engineering for avionics/commercial, aerospace, military/DoD. Systems include power supplies, converters, rectifiers, instrumentation, and optical/photonics networking.

  • Manages projects requiring oversee of electrical, mechanical, software engineering
  • Develops customer requirements and has talent capturing sole source business
  • Develops custom software programs for business development wins, for contract management, and for technical design cost reduction

Has telecommunications/VOIP background, embedded DSP/FPGA. 135K. 03232015.01

Sr Electrical Power Consulting Engineer, T&D/PV/Hydro

BSEE/Honors. An electrical engineering leader in power transmission, distribution and renewable energy. Excels at product test and systemic analysis such as: Load flow, stability, transfer, harmonics, plus contingency, quality, reliability. Performs modeling, steady state/dynamic simulation, long range calculative planning. Performs at both plant/facility & substation performance level and power electronics/devices level (including transformers, protection & control/relays etc). Compliance strengths: SERC, FERC, NERC, NEC, ISO. Uses MATLAB, SimPower, Riskamp, ETAP, SKM, etc. Consultant or Direct hire. 120K. 03202015.5

Electrical Engineer – DC/DC Converters

MSEE. Power electronics design engineer specializing in isolated/non-isolated DC/DC converters with various topologies for aerospace, marine systems, and renewable energy applications. Also works with DC/AC, AC/AC and inverters, transformers, IGBT/MOSFET gate drivers, plus microcontrollers, wide bandgap devices (SiC, GaN). Performs design, redesign, schematic capture, PCB layout, prototyping, verification, simulation, test, debug and works to EMI/EMC concerns. Develops test fixtures and platforms. <5 Years. 70K. 03132015.4

Sr Test Engineer, Power Electronics/RF

MSEE. A test engineering and equipment specialist for power electronics, electrical equipment, RF/satellite communications, devices, circuitry, often in R&D environment.

  • Develops state-of-the-art bench test, ATE and total product line test strategies / protocols on architectural level, including test modules, fixtures, tooling
  • Specializes in RF test equipment for RF power generators
  • Calibration and maintenance of all equipment; Test documentation/manuals

Implements test solutions overseas. Manages test tooling, instruments and equipment (oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, etc). Uses LabVIEW, Spice, Multisim, Altium, OrCAD. 140K. 03122015.3

RF/Communications & Mechatronics Engineer – Contract

PhDEE/Mech. Designs highly advanced electronics and systems for military/DoD electronic warfare, RF/microwave, avionics, wireless and communications industries.

  • Large systems design, test and integration: Communications, radar, missiles, computer-controlled weaponry, antennas, servo-controlled guidance systems.
  • Power electronics/RF subsystems design includes analog, digital, switchmode/linear power supplies, transformers, battery chargers, embedded microprocessors, RF/millimeter wave, antenna systems, filters, receivers, wireless/short range communications devices, GPS, synthesizers, amplifiers, down converters, phase-lock-loops.
  • Strong analysis and pioneers scientific studies involving electromagnetic field theory, nuclear effects, rad-hard concerns, product life reliability, infrared techniques.

Inactive security clearance. Works to many MIL-STDs. Technical papers. MATLAB, Momentum, MathLab/CAD, Simulink, TINA, Maple, LabView, Sonnet, LinearX, Verilog/FPGA, ARM, C, Assembly, Artificial Intelligence S/W. Contract or direct hire. 100K. 03122015.01

Power Electronics Engineer, DC/DC

BSEE/CE. Designs power electronics and controls, including AC/DC, DC/DC power supplies, converters, DC control systems/interfaces, motors, sensors, power cabling and amplifier circuitry. Performed PCB design, schematic capture, and authored test procedures. Value-add embedded processor design talent. Contract candidate. 92K. 03102015.2

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

President / CEO – Power Electronics and Systems Solutions

Pre-MBA/20 Years. A highly awarded executive level business developer for power electronics, systems and solutions for military/defense, and commercial / industrial private and public organizations (applying to severe environments such as nuclear submarines and weaponry; and, radar, communications, transportation). Specializes in talent management to reinvent multi-disciplinary, high-performing teams to drive multi-million $ sales revenue increases (8 figures). Achievements include successful labor relations negotiations, exponential global market share increases, quality certification wins, and “Preferred Vendor” formal recognition wins. Has background in marketing / sales for power magnetics and instrumentation. Secret security clearance, Six Sigma and multilingual. Contact us for more details! 02042015.2

Power Distribution and Transmission Systems Field Supervisor

>20 Years. High level field supervisor for large utility power distribution and transmission systems, involving new installations, maintenance and operations, emergency projects and commissioning of lines. Is project-driven from concept to completion. Participates to author/present construction processes technical documentation; trains safety, regulatory compliance and grounding to contractors and customer staff; provides field solutions to design problems; and is on site customer “go-to” liaison. Concentrates on meeting/exceeding milestones schedules and budget constraints. Has a background in fiber backbone projects, lineman crew leadership, load scheduling / outage management, and a very strong safety focus. 150K. 02032015.7

Sales and Marketing Manager – Power Systems

MBA/>15 Years. Responsible for all customer account management and inside/outside sales channels, plus business development, for the Americas with revenue goal of 9 figures for power systems (steam/gas turbines, generators, control systems and more). Develops and executes sales strategies, budgets, marketing teams and segmentation, bid processes, product promotion, and contracts negotiation including warranty and T&Cs. Targets product lines to specialized Caribbean market. Introduces long term service agreements for utility sector, and effectively utilizes B2B opportunities. Has a background in military shipboard electrical power systems and cyber security, with Top Secret security clearance (bestowed with multiple honors and awards). 140-150K. 01302015.7

Senior Embedded Power Electronics Engineer

MSEE/10 Years. A strong, project related range of experience for embedded systems within various power electronics and real time operating systems (RTOS) firmware. Hardware includes microcontrollers and related devices, high/low voltage switchgear, UPS, converters (DC/DC, DC/AC and hybrid), power supplies, and motor controls. Varied circuitry expertise involving gate drives, sensors, power management ICs, op-amps and IGBT.

Performs complex calculations, ARC flash and load flow studies, algorithm modeling, verification, validation, simulation, integration, test and also program managing and new product development. Has additional background working in-depth with high voltage, various topologies, battery systems, turbines, fuel cells, and more. Substantial domestic and widespread international customer interaction. Applies to telecommunications, electric vehicles, renewable energy, industrial, power plants.

Vast array of tools, languages, etc: MathCAD, Matlab, Simulink, Stateflow, ETAP, GAMS; TCP/IP, Profibus; Perl, ARM and far to much more to list. 120-130K. 01262015.4

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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

Space Program Lead RF Engineer – Orbital Sciences / Power and Ground Systems

MBA (pending), MS-Sys Engineering/>20 Years. Dual industry expert for systems engineering and project consultancy for satellite and space industries, with substantial customer interaction, relating to:

1) Satellite electrical power management systems: Functions as project manager and test conductor, routinely performing scientist-level analysis, component integration supervision, deliverables tracking; plus in-orbit, thermal vacuum chamber and 5KW telecommunications payload testing.

2) Spacecraft systems integration: Mission operations and control room systems, flight / ground systems and communications, terrestrial networks, RF-to-spacecraft linkage and on-board data handling functionality. Led team to perform ground computer data flow and spacecraft command/telemetry analysis.

Previous security clearance. Formal awards recipient. 120-140K. 01192015.9

Regional Sales Manager – Data Centers / Power Systems

BS-Aerosp Engrg/>20 Years. Results oriented sales professional providing channel management over very large regions – working with both large and small entities. Has proactive problem resolution, achieves financial/sales goals, analyzes competitive conditions, develops strategic partners, drives bid processes, negotiates using various vehicles (terms and service agreements, multi-year), and is sole sourcing expert. Gives customer presentations. Thrives on both corporate and entrepreneurial environments. Products are large data centers (equipment, maintenance and services), UPS, various power systems and electronics, and automatic lighting controls. Industries: Defense, telecommunications, healthcare, industrial. 100K. 01152015.4

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

Senior Power Electronics Engineer

Ph.D.-EE/<5 Years. A highly educated power electronics engineer with a massive variety of products involved. A few are: Converters, inverters, power supplies, switch mode, topologies, instrumentation, MOSFET, power management ICs, DSP, ballasts, LED lighting, motor drives, energy storage, fuel cells, and renewable energy systems. Provides design, simulation, modeling, verification, debug, plus generates technical documentation, manages regulatory issues for team, works closely with suppliers and others, and FMEA. Has strong test skillset to develop plans and procedures, provide reliability and qualification testing plus variety of environmental tests. Very prolific technical author. Uses Matlab, Simulink, PSpice, DSPACE, Simplorer and much more. 80-90K. 01142015.1

VP, Operations – Electronic Systems / Communications / Power Electronics

BSIE-Honors/>20 Years. Executive level operations and manufacturing professional for domestic and international concerns in aerospace, avionics, defense/military and commercial industries. Applies cost controls, provides supply chain / configuration / resource management, inventory / production control, strategic business goals, high level customer problem resolution, multi million $ profit / loss / margin / budgets and customer returns program responsibilities. Has grown expansion division startups, overseen multiple locations, and implemented vast cost reduction programs. A significant additional role in quality management. Multiple professional certifications. APICS, Kanban, TQM, Lean, ISO. 200K. 01132015.14

Power Electronics Engineer

MSEE/7 Years. Has talent for both design and very complex analysis for various power electronics. Performs modeling, simulations, testing, algorithms and provides innovative architectural solutions, technical documentation, customer technical support and presentations. Products involve motor drives, induction motors, generators, transformers, converters, rectifiers, AC/DC, DC/AC, analog, and wide variety of components. Is a high level researcher and problem solver. Fluent: Java, Matlab, Simulink, EMTP, PSIM. 90K. 01132015.6

Project Manager – Substations / Power Transmission

BSEE, ME, Honors/>20 Years. A specialized project manager with engineering skill for utility industry involving substations, power transmission, generation and distribution. Manages installations, variety of upgrades (storm hardening etc), public safety, flood protection and oil spill prevention programs implementation, plant M&O and more. Frequent installations for new generators, transformers. Manages staff, including union personnel, coordinates all field activity and teaches system courses to officials. Has experience as official liaison for emergency management, and sourcing/configuring software applications for same. Goal oriented. Has significant background in accounting/leasing as to rates. PE, PMP. 130-140K. 01132015.5

Sales and Marketing Manager – Industrial Equipment

BSEE/>15 Years. Has global experience and is multilingual for sales and marketing activities involving industrial equipment and gas generators. Additional skillsets are finance, logistics, and technical guidance. Performs contract negotiations. Industry experience includes petrochemicals, industrial, RF, avionics, military and power plants. Also has a background in analog semiconductor and power electronics design and technical sales. 80K. 01132015.2