Power Electronics Engineer - Energy Storage
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH110990
Location: England, London
Sector: Electricity, Utilities
Date posted: 16/10/2017
Power Electronics Engineer - Energy Storage - Greater London - £Competitive
My client, an ambitious and rapidly growing flywheel energy storage developer, are looking for a Power Electronics Engineer to develop power electronics for a high-power energy storage system. This role will include modelling, simulation, analysis and integration of a motor into the electrical grid.
The business are developing a portfolio of energy storage assets that aim to install flywheels on the grid to support the integration of clean-tech technologies. Applications include frequency response, renewable energy and electric vehicle charging station support.
Power Electronics Engineer - Essential Requirements
*Either several years of experience in electronics requirements, design and control or a higher academic degree (e.g. PhD) relating to power electronics
*Knowledge of motor systems
*Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar
Power Electronics Engineer - Desirable Requirements
*Broad hardware (analogue and digital) electronic engineering design skills
*Knowledge and experience designing high voltage components (power supplies, converters, inverters, etc.)
*Experience in simulation software i.e. Simulink, Matlab, Ansys etc.
*Knowledge of manufacturing techniques for electrical motors would be advantageous
*Project Management experience would be advantageous
This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise your skills and take ownership for the projects you will be involved in. The successful Power Electronics Engineer will be rewarded with a competitive salary.
Locations: United Kingdom, UK, England, Europe, London, South, South East
Keywords: Power Electronics Engineer, Power Engineer, Electronics Engineer, HV Engineer, HV Electronics, High Voltage Engineer, Power Systems Engineer, Power Controls Engineer, HV Engineering, Project Manager, Project Management, Energy Storage, Battery Storage, Grid Storage, Substation, Engineering Project Manager, Flywheel, Flywheel Energy Storage
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