Power Electronics Engineer

ChargePoint

Campbell, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Hardware
  • Post Date: 01/20/2021
  • Website: chargepoint.com
  • Company Address: 254 E. Hacienda, Campbell, CA, 95008-6901

About ChargePoint

ChargePoint brings electric vehicle (EV) charging to more people and places than ever before.

ChargePoint operates the world’s largest and most open EV charging network. We also design, build, and support the technology that powers it. As our network grows, it makes driving an EV accessible to more and more people. Our mission is to get everyone behind the wheel of an EV and provide a place for them to charge wherever they go.

How are we making it happen? First, we’re transforming the transportation industry by providing the charging stations, mobile app, and the network that allow people to charge their cars everywhere they go. Second, we’re transforming the energy industry by developing intelligent energy management solutions to help people and businesses shift away from fossil fuels. And, finally, we’re making it easier for drivers to adopt EVs by connecting them to automakers, businesses, and each other, as well as educating the driving public.

Every day we add more drivers and businesses to our network, and driving an EV makes even more sense. And that’s what ChargePoint is all about: driving a better way.

Job Description

About Us

With electric vehicles (EVs) expected to be 25% of new vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is becoming a reality. ChargePoint is at the center of this revolution, powering the world’s leading EV charging network and most complete set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every EV charging need. We bring together drivers, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a reality globally.

Our fanatical focus on charging and 10+ years in business has made us an industry leader. Supported by $538 million from investors including American Electric Power, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Chevron Technology Ventures, Clearvision, Daimler Trucks & Buses, GIC, Quantum Energy Partners, BMW i Ventures, Braemar Energy Ventures, Linse Capital, and Siemens, ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be part of creating an all-electric future and a trillion-dollar market. Join the team that is building the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come.

Discover what it’s like to help build the fueling network of the future - check out our Engineering Blog.

Reports To

Senior Director of Hardware

What You Will Be Doing

ChargePoint is looking for a creative and versatile power electronics engineer to help ensure that our products meet high design, development and production quality. The role will play a key cross-functional role to drive many aspects including developing and production of high quality power systems.

What You Will Bring to ChargePoint

  • Design and development of high voltage and high power AC to DC and or DC to DC converters.
  • Strong electrical/electronic fundamentals knowledge and an understanding of system level engineering tradeoffs.
  • Experience of testing/developing/debugging analog and digital circuitry in a lab environment.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team to identify and resolve project demands as they arise.
  • An appreciation of the issues surrounding power electronics design in a cross functional team (software, mechanical, power and thermal)
  • Must be inventive, curious, and creative as well as fanatical about cost, quality, and building market leading products.

Requirements

  • Must have a successful record developing complex products placed into production.
  • 5 years of experience developing power electronics products.
  • Master’s degree or equivalent in electrical engineering or related discipline.

Location

Campbell, CA

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.

ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. 
Applicants only - Recruiting agencies do not contact.

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