Sr Electrical Engineer in Marlborough, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Sr. Electrical Engineer for our client located in Marlborough, MA.

This position requires a focus in power supply design and testing. The candidate must be comfortable working with commercial off-the-shelf and custom hardware designs to achieve hardware requirements. This opportunity is for a versatile power supply engineer possessing a blend of practical application, hands-on integration abilities for testing hardware, and troubleshooting hardware. Occasional travel required.

Required Skills:

  • 6 years’ experience in power electronics hardware design, test, and troubleshooting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of switching power converters on test and troubleshooting
  • Applicant must have the ability to test and troubleshoot AC-DC and DC-DC Converters
  • Applicant must be able to move from design, test, and troubleshoot
  • Requires in depth knowledge of multiple conversion topologies (flyback, forward, push-pull, etc) and the ability to simulate designs, test, and troubleshoot hardware
  • Applicant must also know how to develop test plans, procedures and test solutions
  • Laboratory skills including the use of Digital oscilloscopes, Spectrum Analyzer, Network Analyzer or Venable Machine, Digital Multi-Meter, Current Amplifier to measure current, Frequency Generator, and Capacitance Meter
  • Travel is required

Desired Skills:

  • 9 years’ experience in power electronics design, integration, test, and troubleshooting
  • Familiar with EDA tools. Knowledge of SPICE simulation tools
  • Knowledge of the Mentor Expedition/DxD design and analysis suite a plus
  • Demonstrated knowledge of characteristics of magnetics (including inductor/transformer modeling)

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Required: Must have Active US Government Security Clearance

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer