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PER International Electronics Recruitment

Design Engineer (Senior)


Our clients are looking to recruit a Senior Design Engineer.

The company has four teams of engineers developing a variety of power supplies and this vacancy is in their modular power supply design team, where they design power supplies that can be configured to meet individual company requirements.



Our clients are looking for a Senior Engineer with experience in leading the technical aspects of designing Switch Mode Power Supplies.  They have an ambitious schedule for introduction of their new range of modular power supplies and the successful applicant will be working in a dynamic and friendly team environment, focused on delivery of these products to manufacturing and the marketplace.  The technologies they are using are state of the art and technical performance of their products is key to their continuing success.   


Skills Required

  • BSc expected, in subjects related to power electronics. 
  • Relevant MSc / PhD - desirable
  • 10 years in PSU design covering a variety of topologies including buck, boost, half or full bridge.  Design of resonant power stages.  Design of PFC circuits.  Must have designed magnetics for transformers and chokes.
  • Good grounding in principles of PSU design. Knowledge of available components, their performance and suppliers.  Knowledge of PCB design rules and industry standards of workmanship. 
  • Ability to design PSU in range from 80 to 600W from scratch inc magnetics design and PCB layout supervision. 
  • Must be able to carry out control loop stabilisation, thermal management and EMC design and problem solving.
  • Able to bring up new designs and devise test programs and carry them out.  Fault finding and diagnostic skills. 
  • Able to work within a team but show leadership when required.
  • Eligible to work in UK


UK - South West


9th November 2017


Jacqui Grimwood

+44 (0)1728 685991

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