Full-Time

High Voltage Test Engineer

Updated on 5/17/2024

Veir

Veir

51-200 employees

Develops superconductor transmission lines with evaporative cooling

Hardware
Energy

Senior

Burlington, MA, USA

Requirements
  • At least 5 years of related professional experience
  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with Electrical Design of power equipment and electrical systems
  • Proven experience in high voltage testing methodologies and equipment (e.g., AC/DC hipot testing, partial discharge testing)
  • Familiarity with relevant national and international electrical standards (e.g., IEEE, UL)
  • Strong understanding of electrical safety principles and practices (NFPA 70E)
  • Proficiency in using electrical test equipment (e.g., oscilloscopes, multimeters, power supplies)
  • Knowledge of high voltage components (e.g., transformers, cables, insulators)
Responsibilities
  • Own the high voltage qualification and certification of new-design, first of a kind superconducting transmission lines
  • Interface with and travel to third-party testing facilities to execute high-voltage test plans
  • Develop and execute comprehensive test strategies for component, subsystem, and system-level testing, including high-voltage electrical stress testing
  • Troubleshoot electrical issues in a range of test stands for a variety of purposes
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop test cases and procedures covering a range of operating conditions and use cases
  • Analyze test data to identify trends, anomalies, and areas for improvement in product performance and reliability
  • Prepare detailed test reports summarizing findings, conclusions, and recommendations for design enhancements or corrective actions
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to optimize testing processes, increase efficiency, and enhance the overall quality of transmission line system products

VEIR is developing High Temperature Superconductor (HTS)-based transmission lines with an evaporative cooling architecture that delivers 20 times the cooling power per kilogram of coolant flow compared to conventional approaches, enabling reliable, low loss, cost-effective HTS-based transmission over long distances in narrow rights-of-way, connecting the lowest cost renewable power to where it’s needed.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$40.8M

Headquarters

Woburn, Massachusetts

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

20%

1 year growth

130%

2 year growth

211%