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Development Engineer, Power Electronics

Requisition ID:  17739
Job Location(s): 

Vaasa, FI, 65380

Job Description

 

Danfoss Drives is looking for a new Development Engineer, Power Electronics to the Product Engineering team. This can be a great opportunity for you to join an exciting journey to Danfoss Drives  where we will engineer the frequency converters of tomorrow.

 

This position will be located in Vaasa.

 

In Danfoss Drives, one of the largest producers of drives in the world, we are driven by drives and passionate about providing a competitive edge in various industries. Our global team of around 4500 drives and power modules experts have delivered around 27 million drives since being founded more than 50 years ago.

Job Responsibilities

 

As our new Development Engineer, Power Electronics, your responsibility is to take part in and ensure the product adaptations, continuous improvements, problem solving and maintenance of innovative, cost effective and reliable power electronics solutions.


You will work with and as a member of Product Engineering team collaborating with key stakeholders from project management, procurement, suppliers, quality and factories. 


Your scope will be all or some of the following frequency converter power electronics circuits/functions: 
Power module & power semiconductors, DC-link capacitors, rectifiers, inductors, filter design and/or overvoltage & overcurrent protection. 
You will execute component selections, -evaluations, -simulations and verifications. 

Background & Skills

 

To succeed in this position, you have an appropriate technical degree (B.Sc. or M.Sc.) in relevant area. Experience in design and/or verification on power electronics is also an asset. 

 

Furthermore, you should have: 

 

-    Knowledge of relevant design & simulation tools and methods (e.g. Matlab Simulink, Simplorer, Maxwell, Q3D or similar)
-    Knowledge of frequency converters and their power electronics components 
-    Problem-solving skills, quality tools (e.g. Lean Six Sigma) and systematic ways of working 
-    Customer service and quality oriented mindset 
-    Positive and open-minded attitude 
-    Solid communication skills in English and Finnish 

 

For further information about the position, please contact Petri Korri, Senior Manager, Electrical Engineering, tel. +358 40 8371 204.


Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate.
Your application is important to us. We would like to inform you that during the summer vacation period, you may experience a delay in response from the recruiter or hiring manager, but we will reply to you as soon as possible.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss is engineering technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to be better, smarter and more effective. In growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integration of renewable energy.

Our solutions are used, for example, for cooling, air conditioning, heating, controlling electric motors and mobile equipment. Our innovative engineering can be traced back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a global leader with 28,000 employees and sales in more than 100 countries. We are privately owned by the founder’s family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com