- Motors and Power Systems, Electronics
- Malmesbury - United Kingdom
Dyson has future opportunities for power electronics engineers to join the Power Electronics & Energy Storage group. Opportunities are available all levels depending on experience. If you are interested in finding out future roles please register your details and we will keep you up to date on vacancies and projects.
The Power Electronics & Energy Storage group is a multidisciplinary team responsible for the development of Dyson Digital Motors and Lithium Ion batteries. Dyson Digital Motors are small and light, yet extremely powerful; they power the next generation of handheld vacuum cleaners as well as the Supersonic and Air Wrap which are revolutionising hair care. As part of this group, we are looking to expand our Power Electronics capability.
At Dyson we are encouraged to think differently, challenge convention and be unafraid to make mistakes. We’re creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic, but most of all we’re hugely passionate about what we do. We are looking for individuals who wish to invent, design and develop leading products for the global market. By working in our world class Research Design and Development department, these individuals have the opportunity to work alongside other leading technical specialists and highly motivated creative people, to develop products which fulfil our ambition of being truly different and better than our competitors.
About the role
Roles and responsibilities
- Ensure the safety and reliability of Dyson products
- Take technical responsibility for the power electronic content of a number of projects across a different product categories ensuring their successful delivery.
- Actively identify technical risks within projects and drive their resolution.
- Challenge where appropriate and develop best practice and process improvement across the business.
- Act as a subject matter expert across the business and multiple projects
- Develop and train others either within their own or the wider team.
- Opportunity for line management responsibilities
Skills and experience
- Degree or equivalent experience in electronic engineering or comparable discipline alongside significant industrial experience.
- In depth knowledge and experience in the design and development of motor drives / inverters / SMPS / power electronics products.
- Detailed understanding of device characteristics specifically IGBTs, MOSFETs and emerging technologies in in real-world applications.
- Comprehensive experience of designing safety systems for Li-Ion Batteries.
- Excellent analytical skills and the ability to communicate to a wide range of audiences including senior management.
- Circuit simulation and analysis expertise (e.g. SiMetrix, SPICE or Matlab)
- Experience with PCB/schematic tools.
- Proven ability to design products for compliance with worldwide EMC/EMI standards.
- Knowledge and experience of thermal management.
- Able to provide technical direction.
- Training opportunities (In house and External)
- A good work-life balance (we work hard whilst we are here, but we don’t typically work late nights or weekends)
- Interesting and varied work, where you won’t be pigeon-holed
- The opportunity to work on products that that you will see in the shops and that you can be proud to have been a part of
- Working with other highly-experienced engineers and continuing to learn something new every day
We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.