Design Release Engineer Power Electronics

Posted Date 1 week ago(3/12/2018 9:55 AM)
# of Openings
Laura Demchak
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Job Location
US-MI-Auburn Hills


  • The Electrified Propulsion Component Release Engineer will be responsible for the activities related to Power Electronics components (inverters, converters, AC and DC charging devices) designs for Electrified Vehicle applications.
  • This position entails working with power electronics suppliers to ensure corporate requirements and specifications (source packages, technical reviews with the supplier, populate sourcing tables), as well as industry best practice design features and processes, are implemented for manufacturing, assembly, reliability, etc.
  • Additionally, this position will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of documentation outlining best practices supporting FCA internal continuous improvement initiatives and the development of product technology roadmaps.



  • 2 years of engineering experience in high voltage/power electronics.
  • Demonstrable understanding of power electronics and devices. 
  • Understanding of electrical engineering protocols and standards.
  • Working technical knowledge in applications engineering and product design/development (specifically within an automotive context).
  • Working level knowledge of DVP&R and DFMEA.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Highly motivated and self-starter.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
  • Working level knowledge of Power Electronics analysis and simulations tools.
  • Ability to interface professionally with key customers, cross-functional teams and all levels of personnel/management.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Able to manage multiple responsibilities, one's own time while being mindful of deadlines. 
  • Must be task oriented, detail oriented, and accurate with work. 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering. 
  • 10 years of experience in high voltage/high power/electric vehicle environments.
  • Power electronics/electrical models and simulation experience. 
  • Power electronics specifications expertise. 
  • Electric motor and powertrain controls experience. 
  • Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design and fabrication experience. 
  • Semi-conductor manufacturing knowledge.  
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.


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