Motor Control Applications Engineer in San Jose, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/26/2020

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Motor Control Applications Engineer

Direct Hire Opportunity-San Jose, CA

Volt is seeking candidates who have strong motor control hardware and basic software know how coupled with a lab savvy capability will be considered with priority. Strong motor control hardware knowledge is a must.


  • Bachelors or Masters +5 years of working experience in Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics, specializing in Motor Control Hardware
  • Ideal candidates are highly knowledgeable and savvy in Brushless DC motor controls, AC motors, sensor and sensor-less based, particularly in Field Oriented Control, with strong hardware support capabilities.
  • Understanding of Control Theory or motor tunings will be highly desirable.
  • Good working knowledge in schematic design, component selection, and PCB layout.
  • Hands on in lab work for debugging circuits, protoyping boards, and building demos.
  • Knowledge of Stepper and Brushed motors system designs/applications is a plus.
  • Knowledge in ARM based Micro Controller programming is a plus.
  • Understanding of analog and mixed signal semiconductors such as DC/DC and AC/DC Power Management ICs, Power MOSFETs, IGBT, Transistors, Gate Driver, Opamp, ADC, DAC, Voltage Reference, and Inverter Circuits etc is a plus.
  • Self-motivated individual and is able to get the job done with minimum supervision.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer