Engineer Power Electronics (m/f/d)

Date: Jun 21, 2022

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus


Engineer Power Electronics (m/f/d)

Heraeus Noblelight

Location Hanau


Full Time


Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development, and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading, family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 14,800 employees brings forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare and renewable energy to e-mobility, high-tech, and telecommunications.







Your Roles and Responsibilities:

  • As a Power Electronics Engineer (m/f/d), you will have the opportunity to play a significant role in new innovative product developments, as well as to improve and continuously develop existing ones. 

  • You will work in the area of product development in an interdisciplinary team with short communication channels.

  • Your main task in the team will be the development and design of new circuits in the field of power electronics (e.g. electronic ballasts for special industrial lamp systems).

  • You will be responsible for the hardware development from the concept phase to serial production.

  • You enjoy working with current tools and software and being able to contribute new ideas to the design, development and simulation of electronics.


Your profile:

  • Completed studies in electrical engineering, communications engineering, mechatronics or comparable qualification

  • Several years of professional experience in the field of power electronics

  • Sound basic knowledge of electronic circuit design (PCB board layout)

  • Basic knowledge of microcontroller architectures (ARM, AVR, PIC)

  • Good knowledge in circuit simulation (e.g. LTSpice)

  • Good knowledge of circuit design and layout using Altium Designer

  • Sound knowledge of PFC circuits (1/3-phase) and their topologies in the power range up to 11kW, design of electronics with HV voltage in the range 600V - 5000V

  • Good knowledge in design, calculation and simulation of inductors and resonant circuits is an advantage

  • Experience in measurement preparation, execution and logging using simulation tools (e.g. Matlab/Simulink, LabVIEW).

  • You work independently, responsibly and systematically

  • Confident handling of common MS Office applications

  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken