Power Electronics Engineer
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Diamond Foundry

201-500 employees

Produces single-crystal diamond wafers for tech industries
Company Overview
Diamond Foundry stands out as a leader in the tech industry with its groundbreaking production of the world's first single-crystal diamond wafers, a key component in AI, cloud computing, electric vehicles, and 5G/6G wireless technologies. The company's commitment to sustainable practices is evident in its zero-emission manufacturing process, which uniquely converts greenhouse gas into diamond wafers. Recognized by Fast Company, TIME, Business Insider, CNBC, and Inc for its disruptive and inventive approach, Diamond Foundry is not only profitable but also on a trajectory of rapid growth, backed by $515m in funding and executing a multi-billion dollar expansion plan.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$558.7M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

18%

1 year growth

30%

2 year growth

57%
Locations
Oakland, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Altium
SolidWorks
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Design Engineering
Power Systems Engineering
Requirements
  • Master's or bachelor's degree in electronics or a related field, with equivalent experience.
  • 3 + years of practical industry experience in electrical controls and power electronics, ideally with exposure to inverter or AC-DC or DC-DC converter testing. (Outside of academic setting)
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to create and deliver technical presentations effectively.
  • Proficient in the development and guidance of electrical engineering processes.
  • Familiarity with power switches, system basis chips, gate drivers, and analog/digital sensing and controls.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills and experience in board-level testing and analysis.
  • Experience with Altium PCB design software for schematic capture and layout design.
  • Familiarity with SolidWorks for mechanical integration and verification.
  • Proficiency in circuit simulations using tools such as LTspice or Pspice.
  • Ability to perform hands-on lab bench work, including component selection, soldering, assembly, and system integration.
  • Ability to conduct failure analysis and provide effective solutions.
  • Familiarity with necessary testing apparatus and equipment.
  • Experience in project planning within the electrical engineering domain.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to lead and provide direction to a team.
  • Capability to interface effectively with customers, serving as a key technical expert.
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work independently and as part of a team.
Responsibilities
  • Design and test power electronics circuits, including control boards and driver boards, adhering to automotive standards and customer requirements.
  • Utilize Altium PCB design software to create schematic drawings and PCB layouts, ensuring accuracy, reliability, and manufacturability.
  • Conduct board-level testing and troubleshooting, utilizing your expertise in electrical controls and power electronics.
  • Perform hands-on lab bench work, including component selection, soldering, assembly, and system integration.
  • Create and present technical design reviews, contributing to industry forums and discussions.
  • Develop and guide the utilization of electrical engineering processes, incorporating best practices for PCB design and manufacturing.
  • Familiarize yourself with power switches, system basis chips, gate drivers, and analog/digital sensing and controls, applying them appropriately to meet project needs.
  • Perform circuit simulations using tools such as LTspice or Pspice to validate designs and optimize performance.
  • Analyze failures and provide effective solutions, utilizing your troubleshooting skills and knowledge of power electronics.
  • Collaborate with other engineering domains to ensure seamless integration, product capability, and performance.
  • Utilize SolidWorks to support mechanical design integration and verify space and mounting requirements for power electronic components.
  • Translate customer requirements into product specifications and interface with customer representatives to ensure their needs are met.
  • Size and calculate the necessary electrical parts for system implementation based on project requirements.
  • Provide analysis reports for system evaluation, communicating results effectively to stakeholders.
  • Serve as a key technical expert in discussions and communications with customers.
  • Lead and provide direction to a team of individuals, including co-ops and junior engineers, as needed.