Electronics Design Engineer (m/w/d) - SiC Stack Team

Requisition ID:  27344
Job Location(s): 

Ismaning, DE

Job Description

The SiC (silicon carbide) Stack Team is a group of engaged R&D engineers seated in the Danfoss Silicon Power Ismaning branch north of Munich. The teams’ mission is to provide technology development and engineering services for the creation of novel SiC modules and stacks. (Where in Danfoss terminology, a “stack” is a modular assembly of power electronics that is integrated by our customers into their applications.) These stacks are primarily used in various industrial applications like wind and solar converters, electrolyzers, battery chargers for stationary applications and heavy-duty vehicles, and many more. 

To strengthen the team, Danfoss is looking for a Electronics Design Engineer (m/w/d) - SiC Stack Team

Job Responsibilities

In this role you are responsible for gate drive and interface electronics PCBA development, from the initial concept to schematic and layout to the commissioning and lab testing. Additionally, you monitor voltage, current and temperature sensor selection, and circuit integration. This also includes the selection and circuit integration of FPGAs and the programming of FPGAs in VHDL or higher-level toolchains. Additionally, tasks are EMI pre-compliance testing. You also gather requirements and implement and validate your designs with accurate documentation of the results.

Background & Skills

For this position you hold a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or in a related field. 
Additionally, we are looking for:

  • Experienced user of PCBA CAD tools, Cadence is a plus
  • Knowledge in analog and digital circuit design. Preferably already applied to gate drivers and (switched mode) auxiliary power supplies
  • Experience with voltage isolation standards and compliant PCBA designs
  • Very good communication skills and positive attitude, with understanding for project execution in a multinational environment
  • Fluent English language skills, German skills are a plus

For further details on this role, please reach out to Catharina Cürten, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at +49 (0) 69/8902107.

Semikron Danfoss – The ultimate partner in Power Electronics

Semikron Danfoss unites two companies that complement each other through shared values such as enthusiasm for technology that enable a sustainable future. We believe in a modern and dynamic leadership culture to unleash the full potential of our teams. Innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. The success of our employees is our success. That is why we offer a wide range of development opportunities and assign great importance to the health and well-being of our employees. The foundation of our joint work is our family-like corporate culture, which is characterized by trust, commitment and genuine teamwork.

Semikron Danfoss is a global technology leader in power electronics. Our product offerings include semiconductor devices, power modules, stacks and systems.

In a world that is going electric, Semikron Danfoss technologies are more relevant than ever. With our innovative solutions for automotive, industrial and renewable applications we help the world utilize energy more efficiently and sustainable and thus to significantly reduce overall CO2 emissions – facing one of the biggest challenges today. 

We take care of our employees and create value for our customers by investing significantly in innovation, technology, capacity and service to deliver best-in-industry performance and for a sustainable future.

Semikron Danfoss is a family-owned business, merged by SEMIKRON and Danfoss Silicon Power in 2022. We employ more than 3,500 people in 28 locations across the world. Our global footprint with production sites in Germany, Brazil, China, France, India, Italy, Slovakia and the United States ensures an unmatched service for our customers and partners. We offer more than 90 years of combined expertise in power module packaging, innovation and customer applications – making us the ultimate partner in power electronics.

Semikron Danfoss is a global technology leader in power electronics. Our product offerings include semiconductor devices, power modules, stacks and systems. 

In a world that is going electric, Semikron Danfoss technologies are more relevant than ever. With our innovative solutions for automotive, industrial and renewable applications we help the world utilize energy more efficiently and sustainable and thus to significantly reduce overall CO2 emissions – facing one of the biggest challenges today.  

We take care of our employees and create value for our customers by investing significantly in innovation, technology, capacity and service to deliver best-in-industry performance and to make our world a greener place.  

Semikron is a family-owned business, merged by SEMIKRON and Danfoss Silicon Power in 2022, with headquarters in (insert location). We employ more than 3,500 people in more than 28 locations across the world. Our global footprint with production sites in Germany, Brazil, China, France, India, Italy, Slovakia and the United States ensures an unmatched service for our customers and partners. We offer more than 90 years of combined expertise in power module packaging, innovation and customer application – making us the ultimate partner in Power Electronics.