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Senior Power Electronics Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital, Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary, Great Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Pitman

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  • Contact phone:

    02921 673717

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:

    05 May 2021

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​Senior Power Electronics Engineer



Yolk Engineering are proud to be partnered with a global leader in electronics manufacturing who have created a new opportunity for a Senior Power Electronics Engineer to join their large R&D team.

You’ll be responsible for developing existing technology and work on a range of exciting new products, with the opportunity to lead and contribute towards multiple and often complex projects; and will support and mentor colleagues with technical aspect of their work.

The R&D team is well established and open, with a collaborative and supportive culture where innovation and development is encouraged, proven to provide a rewarding career in a secure global business.


This is what you’ll be doing as Senior Power Electronics Engineer


  • Control the design, development, and evaluation for new models from concept to manufacture

  • Liaising with customers, suppliers and colleagues to ensure project stakeholders are fully informed at all times.

  • Ensure safety directives are considered

  • Provide technical expertise to resolve complex issues

  • Contribute to the ongoing improvement of existing designs, assessing historic problems and eradicating from future designs

  • Ensure development builds are according to agreed schedules. Support with components and assembly house queries.

  • Support cost requirements for projects/developments including samples costs, MP parts, and tooling cost.

  • Support the Project Leader to create and maintain project plans/Schedules for mechanical aspects of developments.

  • Consider new technology to improve and implement new R&D systems and processes


The experience you’ll bring to the team as Senior Power Electronics Engineer


  • Degree level qualification in an Engineering or business based discipline and relevant industry experience, or relevant industry experience in a similar role.

  • Experienced in Electrical/Electronic design with a proven track record in power electronics and high voltage transformers.

  • Experience in taking concept designs to production.

  • Experienced in product and component evaluation.

  • Knowledge of project management processes

  • High level problem solving skills with the ability to efficiently resolve technical issues.


And this is what you’ll get in return


  • A competitive salary depending on experience

  • Flexible and Remote working options

  • 24 days holidays rising to 30

  • Attractive pension scheme

  • Annual Salary Review

  • Life Assurance

  • State of the art facilities

  • Exceptional career development prospects

Are you up to the challenge?


If you feel you have the skills, experience and passion to be successful in this Senior Power Electronics Engineer role apply now. 


*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.