Power Electronic Engineer

Company name: Thorens Solutions – Headhunters
  • Activity area : Consulting Engineering / Engineering

  • Salary : Salary from $110,000 to $130,000

  • Job type : Permanent - Full time

  • City : Haut-Richelieu en Montérégie

Company description

Our client is an innovative technology company specializing in the development of wireless power solutions. The company aims to revolutionize the robotics industry by offering innovative wireless power solutions to improve robot performance and performance and functionality.

Job description

The Electronic Design Engineer will occupy a key position in the team, with primary responsibility for the development and design of various power systems. He will also participate in the design of safety systems, the development of test protocols/methods and the creation of customized laboratory equipment for R&D.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Develop and design different power systems, either AC/DC (low or high frequencies) or DC/DC systems;
  • Being inventive on the development of new topologies to reduce footprint, improve efficiency, improve the power vs footprint, and optimise the versatility of a solution;
  • Provide electrical engineering support as part of a small, dynamic, cross- functional team who owns a large scale power system;
  • Review system test results, using Python, Spice simulation, and finite element modeling data analysis to ensure appropriate hardware behaviour;
  • Execute system tests exploring the performance envelope, exposing system weaknesses, and maximizing efficiency and power of our systems;
  • Drive to root cause and corrective action to enable continuous improvement of the power system;
  • Analyze power system designs and field failures, and work with other engineers to identify the highest value test opportunities and priorities;
  • Help in the development of impedance envelop and impedance matching systems;
  • Help in assessing the safety feature required in the systems;
  • Develop a high understanding of battery designs, management and implementation.


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering;
  • 5 to10 years of experience with power electronics, power systems or battery systems;
  • Experience with power systems that run at hundreds of volts and multiple kilowatts;
  • Experience with batteries, batteries management, charging and designing;
  • Hands on experience with power electronics design;
  • Exposure testing for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC);
  • Experience with electrical test equipment (oscilloscopes, multi meters, etc.);
  • Proficiency with Python, Spice simulations;
  • Experience with testing systems, and simulations;
  • Experience drafting formal test plans and reports;
  • Strong programming skills in C and C++;
  • Experience with embedded processors, microcontrollers, and hardware interfaces (e.g., SPI, I2C, UART);
  • Knowledge of real-time operating systems (RTOS);
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git).

Work conditions

  • Full-time, permanent position;
  • Salary from $110,000 to $130,000;
  • Flexible schedule.

Note : The masculine is used to lighten the text without prejudice to the feminine form.

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