Design Release Engineer – Power Electronics (Hardware) in Irvine, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Irvine, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is currently searching for a Design Release Engineer who has experience with Automotive Power Electronics and will be responsible for but is not limited to:

  • Deep understanding in electrified powertrain and power electronics applications
  • Create SOR/SOW for Power Electronics module and ensure the specifications meet the vehicle and subsystem requirements.
  • Ensure the power electronics components meet the deliverables, tech specs as well as integration to system level
  • Coordinate with Tier 1 supplier on deliverables and track the entire project
  • Lead the teleconference call with Tier 1 supplier including cross functional team
  • Manage Power Electronics hardware & software development scheduling within framework of functional rollout plan
  • Support development of program-specific component specifications and vehicle system integration
  • Develop and execute Power Electronics validation and verification plan and report
  • Significant laboratory and vehicle-level testing and calibration, with irregular, extended and/or weekend working hours.
  • Create reports which address critical vehicle operation issues, engage cross-functional engineering support as required.
  • Track status and report to supervisor/manager and engineering
  • Utilize issue tracking tool (JIRA) to log software defects and manage day-to-day issue resolution plans
  • Support opportunities for process improvements, tool development, and knowledge capture and retention
  • Support, organize and lead customer/supplier meetings
  • Supports program deliverables - specifically alignment to overall vehicle development schedule

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.