|Job Ref:||80838BR||Employer:||Raytheon Company||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Glenrothes||Address:||Post Date:||04/10/2016 07:26|
Senior Design Engineer (Power) |
Summary of Role:
This is a unique opportunity for a Senior Power Engineer to really make their mark on a broad and varied range of power conversion product developments. The ability to work on projects from initial concept stage, developing the concepts through to final production is a key requirement. Team working and Interfacing with Peers, Suppliers, Customers is essential.
Above all, this is the ideal role for an design engineer who wants to work on exciting projects and make a difference. The role will require experience in power electronics with ability to solve complex technical problems on new and existing power products. Good team working and analytical skills are key.
Good knowledge of power converter product design within harsh environments. Experienced in the design of analogue power and must be conversant with design simulation to modelling and understand circuit operation. Capable of design, commissioning, circuit debug and fault diagnostics over the development life cycle of new products. Experienced in working in E-CAD (Mentor preferred) for schematic capture and layout/placement of PCBs. Good problem solving skills, willing to take ownership as well as positively contributing within cross-functional teams, with good communication skills. Proven analytical skills in circuit simulation and analysis to develop the technical requirements and then manage these requirements through the product development. Support Engineering management in the development and growth of power conversion designs and programme execution applying the principles of 6 Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.
Ideally experienced in the use of Mentor tools with some of the following: Constraints Editor; Hyperlynx Power Analysis; SystemVision simulation Experience in LT Spice simulation & Orcad simulation would also be advantageous. Design of Switch Mode Power Supplies up to 5kW. Design of Invertor and Power Factor Correction Design of Full Bridge, Flyback , Forward topologies or exposure to others. Design or exposure to FPGA or DSP control Design. Precision Analogue Design, EMC, Filter Design, Reliability and calculation techniques, Stress & de-rating analysis , Product Qualification Testing.
HND / BSc in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or similar and prior experience in power supply design. Candidates with other qualifications and relevant experience will be considered.
Power & Control
Raytheon UK is an exciting place to work for top rated professionals who desire a challenging yet rewarding role.
With headquarters in Glenrothes , Scotland, the Power and Control business designs, develops and manufactures advanced power conversion products and electronic control systems. These consist of power management and distribution; missile guidance and control; AC-DC, DC-DC power supplies; motor control; power modules; hybrid microcircuits and semiconductors.
Our Innovative power solutions are a technology success story. The company is busy introducing new products from its own design centre in the UK and several complex products from Raytheon US.
The latest addition to our Power and Control portfolio is the development of High Temperature Silicon Carbide (HiTSic ). This technology has potential applications in aerospace, energy and green-related industries as it enables integrated circuits and transistors to operate in temperatures of between
Established in 1960, Raytheon's Glenrothes facility's design and manufacturing capability includes semiconductor fabrication, substrate and microcircuit manufacture, printed circuit board assembly and unit build - a complete production resource for high-quality electronic subsystems, from wafer and chip to fully packaged units.
25 days holiday + statutory holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Type Of Job
United Kingdom - Glenrothes