Design Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019311
Date Posted:Sep 9
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our Client in Auburn Hills is looking for a DESIGN ENGINEER for a Contract to Hire Opportunity

Design Engineer- Inverter and Power Electronics


  • Familiarity with Invertor architectures for automotive applications
  • Knowledge of powerelectronics layout for IGBT and MOSFET inverters Knowledge of designing and architecting the gate drivers for IGBT and MOSFET inverters
  • Knowledge of designing and sizing capacitor bank and signal filters
  • Experience in an OEM or tear-1 supplier industry is advantageous
  • Prepare for and participates in formal and informal design review activities
  • Perform detailed mechanical part and assembly design of high power electronics utilizing 3D CAD
  • Prepare for and participates in formal and informal design review activities
  • Support design engineer for internals
  • Design for Six Sigma tools and approaches, engineering simulation & modeling software, and phase-gate development processes for new products in development.Engage suppliers of existing Y-cap, DC-cap and other components to re-size/redesign based on new packaging
  • Create simulation models to predict structural, fatigue, vibration, thermal, and flow performance of new products in development Conduct detailed analysis of tolerance stacks to ensure efficient assembly and reliable product performance
  • Engage new connector supplier
  • Layout to meet packaging targets
  • Design for manufacturing Integrate Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance (GD&T), Experience in SPEED, ANSYS and Matlab


  • 3 to 7 years' experience with Invertor and power electronics design for electrification/hybridization of passenger cars or commercial vehicles
  • BSEE or Master Degree preferred or PhD degree in Electrical and Electronics
  • Experience with Invertors and power electronic switching devices
  • Familiarity with Hypermesh, ABAQUS and StarCCM+ is advantageous
  • Familiarity developing a product from concept to production
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

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