The electrical engineer reports to the lead electrical engineer.  The primary role will be to work with the electronics and firmware teams to design the mixed signal sensory and microprocessor-based battery management systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with systems engineers and team leads to architect battery management systems for energy storage systems in 100’s of kW to 10’s of MW power level range.
  • Design both digital and analog electronic circuits for various Corvus Battery Management System components including schematic capture, board layout and build files
  • Verification of new circuit board designs, including trouble shooting and rework, build and test prototype systems, develop verification plans, and document results
  • Design the electrical interfaces of the battery packs to external equipment; ensure the designs comply with all relevant electrical codes and standards, EMC
  • Participate in DFMEAs on the battery system designs and perform worst case analysis.
  • Work with mechanical and software design teams to fulfill design functional and packaging requirements
  • Support design validation testing for product regulatory approvals
  • Support design handover to production, supplier approval support (first article inspection)
  • Design for manufacturability and testability.
  • Identify preferred components & vendors, prepare requisitions for supply chain department
  • Support engineers in the field with troubleshooting advise and background analysis
  • Occasional travel to customer sites to discuss technical aspect of products and/or support commissioning or service activities
  • Comply with Corvus procedures for configuration management and product data management (engineering change orders, revision management, etc.)
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree (BASc or MASc) with 10+ years relevant experience or equivalent
  • Experience in digital (microprocessor with peripheral interfaces) and mixed signal hardware design (A/D and high voltage isolation implementation, signal conditioning, noise immunity)
  • Experience with multi-cell battery management design
  • Experience with schematic capture and PCB design using Altium Designer
  • Experience with the hardware design implementation of various communication protocols USB, I2C, RS232/485 Ethernet, Modbus
  • Experience with wireless communication designs (Bluetooth, WiFi, Zigbee) an asset.
  • Hands on experience building and reworking circuit boards, both through hole and surface mount (prototype-quality only)
  • SPICE simulation experience is an asset
  • Some software design experience is an asset
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Strong relationship/interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Marine experience would be an advantage

If you are a creative motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced, high tech product development environment with a knack for providing holistic solutions then please apply!

 

Mark the application: Electrical Engineer

Send to: Careers@corvusenergy.com