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Senior Electrical Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Los Gatos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Product Design
Communications
Requirements
  • B.S. or M.S. in Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in electrical or electronic system design, validation, and testing. Power Electronics background a big plus
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, including executive presentations
  • Experience with Scopes, DVMs and hi-pot testers, IR cameras and other tools and equipment for troubleshooting
  • Experience working with x-functional teams: mechanical, software, and test
  • Deep understanding in product design testing and characterization
  • Experience testing high power 240-480VAC / 500-1000VDC products desired
  • Current knowledge of industry standards for consumer and industrial products
  • Knowledge of EV charging standards a plus
  • Familiarity with environmental, reliability, compliance (NEC, UL and IEEE standards), and safety requirements for electrical equipment
Responsibilities
  • Act as a cross-functional team member closing the technical gaps in engineering, manufacturing, and field operation
  • Assist in solving ongoing challenges in manufacturing, test, field operations working closely with engineering team
  • Driving quality of the product from mechanical, electrical, product design, hardware, software, and ease of use perspectives
  • Work with manufacturing test team to understand the failure, work with engineering to find root cause, devise a solution and drive the solution to closure
  • Works cross-functionally to resolve early (architectural) and late (lab, test & validation) dependencies of Systems Engineering team
  • Experience in leading a team that understands distributed electrical systems
  • Empower simple to moderately complex test fixtures for REL and Factory
  • Establish internal test standards and methods for all aspects of EV chargers: cables, enclosures, labels and finishes, PCBAs, etc
  • Test and validate the functionality of full product as defined in the PRD/ERD
  • Work with Safety and Regulatory to troubleshoot and fix any issues that arise during compliance testing
ChargePoint

501-1,000 employees

Electric vehicle charging stations
Company Overview
ChargePoint believes that the rapid transition to electric mobility is essential to building a sustainable future for all. After more than a decade, their mission remains the same—to create technology that will enable the movement of all people and goods on electricity.
Benefits
  • Outdoor Activities - The Los Gatos Creek Trail is just steps from our campus. Bring your bike or your running shoes. Plus you can shower up after your workout.
  • Office Parties - Celebration is a part of our culture.
  • Pets - Every day is bring-your-dog-to-work day.
  • Health Benefits - We offer full medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • EV charging at work - Drive an EV? Our parking lots are fully outfitted with charging stations, so you can plug in and charge up while you work.
  • Snacks and Beverages - Our fully stocked kitchens come with a wide variety of healthy (and not-so-healthy) snacks and beverages, plus we have an espresso machine.