Senior Systems Engineer
Posted on 2/10/2023
Los Gatos, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • Architect, design and integrate various sub-components into high quality charger system at ChargePoint
  • Work effectively with cross-functional teams including mechanical, electrical, firmware and test to resolve early (architectural) and late (lab, test & validation) dependencies of Systems Engineering team
  • Establish requirements and internal test standards for all aspects of the EV chargers: cables, enclosure, labels, PCBAs, etc to various teams
  • Participate in HW design reviews, as well as mentor other members of the team
  • Perform and document system level safety analyses such as DFMEA and FTA
  • Test, characterize, 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
  • Perform troubleshooting and debugging on issues related to the full system. Assist the Sustaining engineer is resolving field issues when needed
  • B.S required in Electrical Engineering (M.S preferred)
  • 6+ years of experience in bringing electrical products to market: design, development, and test
  • Experience working with cross functional teams: mechanical, firmware, test, and manufacturing
  • Understanding of AC-DC and/or DC-DC Converter topologies and control methods. Power Electronics product design experience a plus
  • Experience working with three phase power (240Vac to 480Vac) and DC voltages up to 1000V
  • Current knowledge of industry standards for consumer and industrial products
  • Knowledge of EV charging standards a plus
  • Some travel is expected

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.
  • 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.