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Senior Power Electronics Engineer

Senior Power Electronics Engineer

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Job Description


This is a key staff position within the ITW Global Welding Technology Center. We are looking for an inventive person to be a key driver of differentiation and competitive advantage through the development of new and innovative technologies. This person will help lead our power conversion vision. Primary responsibilities include investigation, development and fostering of power electronic devices, topologies and controls that can improve and enhance our position in the welding equipment industry. Mentoring of technical staff throughout the company is expected. This position also requires technical support for intellectual property related activities and regulatory initiatives. If a candidate meets a majority, but not all, of the job requirements, he or she can begin as an Electrical Engineer with an opportunity to advance to a Senior Electrical Engineering position based on performance.


  • Control and embedded electronics hardware and software design, PCB design, and thermal management a plus.
  • An understanding of rotating electric machines desired.
  • This individual should have a proven track record of successfully developing technical solutions from concept to customer.
  • This individual should also have experience designing products to international standards for international markets.
  • Project management skills, design for manufacturing skills and experience working abroad preferred.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required with at least ten years of industry experience.
  • A solid background in power electronic devices, topologies and controls required.
  • A strong background in electromagnetic design required.
  • A strong background in switch mode power supply design required.
  • Able to look at technical needs of our business and drive common platforms that enable rapid product derivatives.
  • This individual must have a passion for identifying innovative patentable solutions to end market needs.
  • This position requires a self-motivated individual with solid communication and interpersonal skills.
  • This person must be able to effectively work individually as well as in a team environment.
  • This person must be viewed as a leader by his/her peers and have influence without authority.
  • Limited travel may be required.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Skilled Labor - Trades
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 10 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 733225
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Senior Power Electronics Engineer

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