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Electric Machine Drive

Job Description

My client is looking for a Electric Machine Design Engineer to join their team in either Thaon-Les-Vosges, France or Brno, Czech Republic


If you possess the requirements below and are looking to join their dynamic diverse team working on High - tech ground breaking projects, submit your application to the email address below


As an Electric Machine Design Engineer for high speed, high performance electric drives. The role is taking part in the complete design process from concept up to mass production for best-in-class performance.

The work is done in conjunction with other domains such as electronics, controls and software as part of an integrated electric drive system.


***Requirements and responsibilities***


* Adapt models to take into account the results of testing and validation

* Work closely with simulation experts, integration engineers, and inverter design and systems experts to drive new product development

Work with the lead engineer and systems architects to develop a robust product, compliant with customer specifications

* Develop thorough understanding of the electric machine design, evaluate and specify capabilities & performance expectations

* Optimize the design of the machine to meet performance, packaging, cost, and robustness targets. Along with the lead engineer and supplier quality engineer perform failure analysis with clear problem synthesis and robust solution proposals.

*Interact with our advanced manufacturing experts to develop practical, manufacturable solutions

*Liaise with suppliers to find best materials and production solutions for low cost and high volume Contribute to a collaborative team work focused approach

*Input into strategic planning for research and product development

*Provide updates on technical progress and results to a wide range of technical stakeholders including upper management Qualifications:


***What you will need***


* 5 or more years working experience in automotive electrical/electronic product development

* 3 or more years working experience in development of electric machines

* Bachelor/Master's with relevant experience ( PhD in electrical engineering would be a bonus )

* 3+ years experience in electric machine design, preferably on high speed automotive or aerospace applications.

* Expert knowledge in the properties of and manufacturing methods for hard and soft magnetic materials used in electrical machines

* Knowledge of manufacturing process of electric machines, able to apply experience for appropriate design for manufacture

* Strong understanding of Electromagnetic simulation know how (Experience in the use of software packages such as Ansys Maxwell and MotorCAD a plus)

* An appreciation for thermal and structural simulation of an electric machine

* Serial introduction product/process experience.

* Experience with testing and validation of electric drive systems

* Strong team working skills, with the capability to take lead on projects with little supervision

* Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to explain complex electrical engineering problems to non subject matter experts