Staff Electrical Engineer

Otis Worldwide Farmington , CT 06030

Posted 2 months ago

Date Posted:

2021-09-01-07:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

OT494: 5FS - Farmington, CT 5 Farm Springs, Farmington, CT, 06032 USA

Responsibilities:

Otis has an exciting opportunity for a Staff Electrical Engineer responsible for design and support of high reliability power electronics for elevator and escalator systems.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and build power electronics converter hardware for elevator and escalator systems

  • Design qualification including design for EMI compliance

  • Sustaining engineering support on elevator drives

  • Work directly with suppliers to address field issues

  • Perform cost/benefit analyses for design alternatives

  • Collaborate with mechanical, PCB layout, and firmware engineers to successfully design, validate and manufacture power converters

  • Support supply chain management by helping to identify and qualify alternate sources

Required skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Master's degree/PHD in Power Electronics or 10 years hands-on electrical engineering experience working with power electronic components, circuits, and assemblies

  • Knowledge of various semiconductor devices including IGBT and wide band gap devices (ex. SiC and GaN) for high power applications

  • Solid understanding of power electronics topologies (AC/DC, DC/DC, &DC/AC)

  • Background in power converter modeling and control design

  • Experience with analog and digital circuit design and verification

  • Familiarity with thermal management of high-power components and assemblies

  • Experience with schematic entry and PCB layout design (Cadence)

  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work with individuals and/or teams at all levels, disciplines, and cultures

Preferred skills:

  • Experience in the design of motor drive for automotive, industrial, and residential applications

  • Experience in the design of high-power DC/DC converters

  • Understanding of wireless power transfer and battery technologies

  • Proven track record of driving innovative solutions in power electronics

  • Experience with CSA and EN certification on electrical safety, as well as EMC requirements

Otis is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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