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Power Electronics Embedded Engineer

Apex Systems Louisville Contractor
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Senior Software Engineer - Power Electronics

Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest IT Staffing organization, has an immediate and exciting opportunity located in Louisville, KY. This is a contract to hire opportunity.

If interested in applying please email your most up to date resume to Kelsey O'Bryan at Email blocked - click to apply.

Location: Louisville, KY

The Challenge

Develop firmware for Power Electronic systems with a focus on embedded motion controls.

What you will Do

* Collaborate in SW architecture definition for control systems of Power Electronics systems.

* Develop flexible firmware architecture based on highly modular concepts.

* Collaborate in the development of GUI applications for parametric data entry and system test.

* Implement software documentation including SRS, SDD, Validation Plans, etc. 

* Collaborate in or lead software peer reviews.

* Manage feature release schedules; execute software development to project schedule.

*Develop and execute comprehensive software validation testing.

* Write, Debug and Test Code in C/C++

*  Will  work  in  close  coordination  with  global  design  and  manufacturing teams successfully completed the project deliverables.


* MSEE / MSCE or equivalent

* Seven  years previous experience in embedded control software/firmware development.

* Experience developing power conversion control system firmware.

* Demonstrated proficiency in embedded software development employing C/C++ programming language and structured programming.

* Demonstrated proficiency in developing analytical models of closed loop control systems.

* Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain relationships with co-workers.

* Strong project planning and project leadership skills and experience.

*Ability to travel domestically and internationally

What you need to Succeed

Desired Qualifications

* Demonstrated expertise in design of embedded software including closed loop controls.

* Demonstrated expertise employing Matlab to model, optimize control systems.

*Demonstrated experience developing embedded software employing TDD and the Agile process

* Previous experience in developing embedded software employing ARM core microcontrollers.

* Diverse motor control design experience with a variety of motor technologies including: Induction, BLDC, Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors.
• 10  years previous experience developing embedded control software with focus on Motion Systems applications.
•  Familiar with  agency  requirements  for  motor  controls  -  UL,  CSA,  CE.
• Previous experience developing PC based applications employing Visual Basic, .Net Framework, and XML.

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178


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C++ (Programming Language)


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Apex Systems is a division of the 2nd largest IT staffing and services firm in North America. From consulting to staff augmentation, we connect top tech talent with great companies in all industries.


Apex earned Inavero’s Best of Staffing™ Client Diamond and Talent Awards for providing superior service to clients and job seekers, putting the company in the top 2 percent of all U.S. staffing agencies.


We take the time to understand a candidate’s talents and needs to ensure a good match with companies for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire positions. Each recruiter within Apex is focused on a specific skill area within infrastructure, applications, and project management. This focused discipline enables our local recruiters to work directly with our candidate’s and focus their talent on the right position at the right time.


We serve Fortune 500, mid-market, and emerging companies from a wide variety of industries, including communications, energy, financial services, government services, healthcare, technology, and utilities. 


Apex has branches in over 70 locations across the U.S. and Canada and more than 1,000 employees dedicated to supporting the needs of our clients and contract team members. Visit www.apexsystems.com to find a local branch or connect with an Account Manager or Recruiter.

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