Power Electronics Engineer- Battery Electric Vehicle in Denton, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 2/15/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Denton, TX
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Job Description

 Power Electronics Engineer - Battery Electric Vehicle

This manufacturing company located in Denton, Texas which is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates is seeking a Power Electronics Engineer- Battery Electric Vehicle for a full-time, direct role. The client also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services, information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

The Advance Design team is looking for a Power Electronics engineer with interest in supporting innovative design development. The selected candidate will evaluate and recommend battery cells, battery packs, traction motors, BMS, power electronics, and electric powertrain controls for a full range of commercial vehicle electrification applications from micro hybrids to full EVs. Must be willing to travel (10-20%). Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should possess three (3) years of experience in electric powertrain development/R&D. In-depth experience with at least one of: battery cells, battery packs, traction motors, BMS, electric powertrain controls (and strong familiarity with the rest).

Background in system-level component selection, integration, performance, and thermal management. Familiarity with electric powertrain simulation tools. Experience as a contributor to cross-functional technical project teams. Previously demonstrated resourcefulness, strong technical knowledge, analytical capability, and communication skills. Strong interpersonal skills, be a self-starter and have demonstrated high levels of initiative and innovation.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer