Principal Power Electronics Engineer I
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CesiumAstro

51-200 employees

Engineers and manufactures space communication systems.
Company Overview
CesiumAstro stands out as a leading company in the aerospace industry, offering tailored, mission-ready solutions for both commercial and defense applications. Their competitive advantage lies in their full-stack modular product line, which allows for customization based on specific payload requirements. With a diverse global operation that includes hardware and software engineering, manufacturing, mission systems, and wireless communications engineering, the company fosters a culture of technical excellence and industry leadership.
Hardware
Aerospace
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$132.2M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

17%

1 year growth

36%

2 year growth

82%
Locations
El Segundo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Altium
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Requirements
  • A Bachelor of Science (BS) or Master of Science (MS) degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university.
  • 9 years of industry or university research experience in power electronics design, analysis, test, and troubleshooting.
  • Extensive industry experience designing successful power electronics products from concept through schematic, layout, manufacturing, test, and deployment.
  • Experience designing power system architectures.
  • Expertise in power circuit analysis, such as worst-case circuit analysis, failure method effectivity and criticality, and reliability.
  • Expert-level proficiency in electronics design (EDA) tools such as Altium.
  • Expert-level proficiency in PCB layout for power circuits.
  • Experience with SPICE-based circuit simulation.
  • Experience with power integrity simulation tools such as Ansys or ADS.
  • Extensive hands-on experience with lab instruments such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, electronic loads, and signal generators.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Responsibilities
  • Responsible for power electronics circuits and systems through all stages of the development process.
  • Design optimized point-of-load converters for RF and digital modules (typically ranging from 1W to 50W).
  • Design standalone dc-dc converter modules (typically 20W to 500W).
  • Design isolated and non-isolated DC-DC converters.
  • Design maximum power point tracking solar power converters.
  • Design magnetics and perform design analysis.
  • Design system-level power management and distribution.
  • Design point-of-load regulators, switching and linear regulators, filters, and stability analysis and measurement.
  • Present engineering design review materials to customers and executive team.
  • Participate in proposal-writing efforts.
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with space electronics design, development, and qualification.
  • Knowledge of EMI/EMC design and mitigation techniques.