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Hardware Engineer (NPD) in Sidney, OH at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 12/2/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Hardware Engineer, specialized in Power Electronics, to work for a Fortune 200 client in Sidney, OH.

Job Description
Exciting opportunity to influence the next generation of variable speed motor drives. The purpose of this position is to utilize knowledge and influence for Power Electronics Hardware design and development within variable speed drive electronics as well as design existing variable speed drive products.

Job Responsibilities
• Responsible for electronics hardware design including creating schematic, selecting components, creating Bill of Materials, reviewing layout, and creating manufacturing package for electronics manufacturing house for wide range of Variable speed drives
• Assist in developing product specifications, architecture, schedules, design documents, DFMEA, safety agency certification and product release
• Assist in developing & documenting Test Procedures and standards for engineering as needed
• Assist in performance and qualification testing, development and review of production line test specifications
• Obtain, review and interpret agency standards to ensure product compliance and coordinate hardware and documentation to certification labs to obtain product and agency safety approval
• Work with Mechanical engineers to design proper heatsink, enclosure and other mechanical parts for variable speed drives.
• Assist in engineering change and release of the Drives/electronics.

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field in Electronic design plus Five (5) years of technical experience with emphasis on electronics hardware design and development OR PhD level candidate with coursework in Power Electronics.
• Demonstrated in-depth technical knowledge of electronics hardware design including microcontrollers, power supplies, filters, digital and analog circuits on several platforms
• Some Experience in PCB board layout design techniques & electronics assembly manufacturing
• Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work with global team

Preferred Qualifications
• Preferred seven (7) plus years of electronics design experience
• Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field in Electronic design
• Experienced in working with safety agencies such as UL/VDE is a plus
• Experienced with Magnetics and electromechanical (Heatsink, enclosure, thermal analysis, supporting CFD) design
• Experienced in EMI/EMC mitigation techniques
• Experienced working with schematic capture, PCB layout and simulation tools
• Strong technical problem solving skills

For serious consideration, please send resumes to

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