Dynapower Company

Electrical Engineer - Power Electronics

Job Locations US-VT-South Burlington
Posted Date 3 months ago(3/16/2022 3:59 PM)
Job ID
2022-1185
# of Openings
1
Department
Research & Development
FLSA Status
Exempt

Summary

As Dynapower’s Electrical Engineer – Power Electronics, you’ll be an integral part of the creative and technical team behind the design and development of our advanced power conversion systems. You’ve got a creative outlook on power electronics with experience in product development or R&D and are excited to be part of our vision to better the world through power conversion.

What You'll Be Doing

On an average day, you’ll

  • Work with a cross-functional team for development and product release, primarily bidirectional inverters and converters for use in energy storage applications ranging from 100kW to 5000kW
  • Perform design analysis including circuit simulation, thermal simulation, stability analysis, component selection, reliability analysis and cost analysis
  • Develop and maintain design documentation including schematics, bill of material, test procedures and user manuals
  • Test newly designed or modified equipment to make sure it’s working as intended

What You Need To Apply

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 5 years of industry or advanced research laboratory experience
  • Proficiency in electrical system modeling
  • Experience in power electronic hardware designs exceeding 100kW
  • Exposure to reliability analysis of power electronic systems
  • Experience in understanding how component choices affect system stability

Preferred Experience

  • Master’s in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience in interfacing with contract manufacturers

What We Do

For more than five decades, Dynapower has been helping solve some of the toughest power conversion challenges in industries ranging from metal finishing and mining to chemical and steel production. In recent years, our global footprint has expanded, charting the course for many new power conversion applications, such as helping to create clean drinking water, turning trash to energy, generating hydrogen to fuel zero-emission vehicles and sustainable manufacturing, recovering and recycling metals from discarded electronics, and sterilizing food. We have enabled utilities to turn off coal-fired plants and island nations to uncouple from pollution-causing diesel generators by safely and reliably harnessing renewable energy from wind and solar. Dynapower works alongside the Army, Navy, and Air Force to power the defense of our country and deter aggression worldwide. We collaborate with the world’s top universities and national laboratories to push the boundaries of science and innovation. Learn more at Dynapower.com.

What's In It For You

Dynapower offers a competitive benefits package. Here are some of the highlights: 
- Health Insurance (Medical and Dental) & Vision Reimbursement Program - Eligible on Day 1!
- 401k Retirement Plan with Employer match
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Life Insurance & Short- and Long-Term Disability
- Paid Time Off, 10 Paid Holidays & Paid Parental Leave
For a full list of all our benefits and perks, go to our Career page.

Work Environment

This is a full-time exempt position, Monday through Friday. This position requires periodic evening and weekend work. It is based in South Burlington, VT but is eligible for hybrid or fully remote work. The position operates in both a professional office environment and manufacturing environment. Regular domestic and/or international trips to manufacturing plants for observation, research or customer visits are likely to be required.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.  Noise level is at a professional office environment.

Work Authorization

This position may involve access to ITAR (International Traffic and Arms Regulations)-controlled information, requiring verification of US-immigration status which is used solely for determining applicable ITAR licensing requirements. In addition, Dynapower uses E-Verify to confirm work authorization status for all new hires.

EEO Statement

Dynapower is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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