Power Electronics
Staff Reliability Engineer
Posted on 2/15/2024
Qcells

501-1,000 employees

Global provider of solar energy solutions and storage
Company Overview
Qcells North America, a globally recognized energy solutions provider, offers a comprehensive range of services including solar cell and module production, energy storage, and energy retail. With a strong presence across multiple continents, Qcells stands out for its commitment to quality service and long-term partnerships in various markets, including utility, commercial, governmental, and residential. The company's diverse geographical headquarters in Seoul, Thalheim, and San Francisco, each focusing on different aspects of the business, underscores its industry leadership and competitive advantage.
Energy

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

N/A

Headquarters

Irvine, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

29%

2 year growth

37%
Locations
Santa Clara, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Requirements
  • BS, MS, or PhD in EE
  • 10+ years of experience working in power electronics / high voltage laboratory testing environment
  • PCB board-level experience with the ability to read and communicate PCBA schematics
  • Knowledge of the ReliaSoft Synthesis Platform
  • Working knowledge of applied statistics and experience with statistical software
  • Experience with qualification of components and vendors of electronic components and power electronics semiconductors
Responsibilities
  • Design accelerated test plans for design validation, burn-in testing, environmental stress screening (ESS), ongoing reliability testing (ORT), and demonstration of reliability growth
  • Identify root causes and drive resolution for failures originating in testing and in the field
  • Generate process validation test plans to implement at suppliers and drive root cause corrective action with suppliers to resolve production process issues
  • Facilitate and lead design FMEA sessions to assess product risks, determine validation test plans, and drive reliable design choices
  • Oversee the creation of the electrical component library, evaluating the suitability of components and manufacturers across all projects
Desired Qualifications
  • Master’s or PhD degree in Reliability Engineering, or ASQ Certified Reliability Engineer is a plus
  • Reliability experience in the industry of solar, electric vehicle, or battery storage
  • Working knowledge in power electronics and power conversion topologies
  • Startup experience preferred