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Power Electronics Lead Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic


Job Description

Eaton European Innovation Center (EEIC) has an opening for a:
Power Electronics Lead Engineer
Location: Prague, Roztoky, Czech Republic
About the opening:
Eaton is looking for a power electronics lead engineer to develop innovative solutions for our power conversion and protection products. This individual will be responsible for designing, developing and testing power electronics platforms and systems for power conversion and distribution applications in hybrid and electric vehicles.
Your opportunity to work in those areas:
  • Developing innovative technologies and platforms for our electrical and hybrid solutions for on- and off-road vehicles:
    • Traction Inverters (Drives) for passenger electric vehicles and heavy-duty electric vehicles,
    • 48 V Mild hybrid electric powertrain systems,
    • On-board chargers and DC/DC converters.
  • Designing, developing and testing power electronics platforms and systems for power conversion and distribution applications in hybrid and electric vehicles.
  • Close collaboration with global product development teams from initial conception through each of the design and development phases, up to and including certification and product launch with the support of model-based development processes, and utilization of automated testing, verification & validation tools.


We would like you to know/have:
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical Engineering,
  • Related engineering experience in power electronics designs and product development,
  • Hands-on experience with power converter development and testing and with control strategies of electric drives for traction,
  • Experience in innovation, new technology, and product development,
  • Fluent in oral and written English.
 What we offer:
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package,
  • Excellent working environment – yoga & table tennis on site, friendly team and much more,
  • Lovely, quiet location in the green, only 20 min from the Prague center metro station,
  • Inclusion & Diversity – openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully,
  • Learning & Development – we invest in our employees for the long term; not just with salary and benefits but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University (on-site in Prague).

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 051642