Manage the product development project portfolio including resource allocation.
Establishes product design and performance objectives with consultation from Marketing and production departments
Develop new inverter based welding products from concept through to product launch.
Collaborate with manufacturing on the up-scale of new products and support them on any manufacturing/technical issues
Develops research methodology and creates written reports
Manage and develop the NewArc R&D team, to include work schedules and development of individual personal objectives, review & monitoring of performance and ensuring all training and development needs are met.
Produce & maintain technical documents – CAD drawings, technical construction files, wiring diagrams etc.
Strive to improve product performance and cost
Interact closely with customers to understand their needs and translate their requirements into new products
Ensure all bills of material are accurate
Provide technical support to sales & marketing department
Required: PhD in control of power electronics or in relevant Electrical Engineering Discipline
Skills / Experience
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in R&D Engineering role
Fluent in Chinese to communicate with our global network of suppliers and customers
Knowledge of welding products and processes
Experience in welding machine design and development
Up to 20kW power electronic converter design experience with 600V/1200V IGBTs
Power electronic converter design and power electronic control system design experience within an industrial environment
Analogue and digital circuit design in Altium Designer or Circuit Studio
Embedded system design experience with Microchip microcontroller, MPLAB X IDE, and knowledge of C and assembler
Experience managing multiple new product development projects to strict dead-lines
Product design skills
Knowledge of mechanics of materials and material properties
Mechanical & Electrical CAD experience
Innovation & Creativity
Strong Influencing skills
Closing date: 15th October 2018
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