Graduate Power Electronics Engineer

Graduate Power Electronics Engineer

Perm, Salary Circa 25k

Southampton, Hampshire


Are you a Power Electronics Graduate seeking a full time industry role? If so, this could be the ideal role for you. Our client is looking to expand their Power Electronics team and are willing to train a strong Graduate supporting the growth of their career.


Job Purpose:

As part of the Electronics & Software engineering team, this role will design and develop hardware solutions, focus on power electronics, for a broad range of laser products. Engineering involvement will include full product lifecycle from design and development, prototyping, verification and validation and transfer to manufacture.


Key Areas of Responsibility:

Specification, design and development of electrical and power electronics circuitry from concept through to production

To include detailed electrical and electronic circuit design, simulation,  test plans, troubleshooting and manufacturing documentation for the following:-

Linear diode driver circuitry

Very high efficiency, low noise, SMPS DC-DC solutions from 100W to 2.5kW 

Cabinet electrical design and interconnections 

Working in a multidisciplinary team developing fiber lasers to grow market share as a laser supplier and to introduce higher performance and lower cost products


Required Experience:


Knowledge of power electronic design techniques.

Good I.T. skills i.e. word, excel, power point, etc.



Familiarity with Fiber Optic or Laser based products

Knowledge of EU Safety and EMC directives.

Some industry experience

Knowledge of control electronics design techniques and circuits



Good Degree / Masters in Electronic Engineering


Personal Profile:

Ability to work across multiple tasks methodically and efficiently and meet committed timescales

Happy to work in a dynamic environment and adaptable to changes in priorities

Proactive approach to supporting the needs of a development team

Hands-on with creative approach to problem solving and the ability to translate engineering requests into working solutions

Ability to identify and use reference material to help execute tasks

Strong customer focus.

Ability to travel at short notice within and external to the UK.



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Vacancy Details

Posted: 08/03/2018

Ref No: GF3362

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Southampton, Hampshire, UK

Salary: £25000.00 - 28000.00 per annum

Contact: Gemma Feist

Call us on: +44 (0)1329 828 007