Control Engineer

Job Description
As a member of cross-functional project teams, the Engineer ? Controls is responsible for contributing to the design and development of new products. Additional responsibilities include exploring new technologies and processes planned for future products.
Key Tasks/Responsibilities:
Prepare designs, specifications, analysis and recommendations for development of new products.
Responsible for the development of control architectures, algorithms, and requirements for high power energy conversion systems.
Maintain records pertinent to each project in the form of time, sketches, drawings, specifications, etc.
Render technical advice and assistance to other product development personnel as to designs, specifications, information sources and testing procedures.
Oversee the operations involved in the construction and testing of prototype products.
Other duties as required.
Basic Minimum Skills Required:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Engineering. Advanced course work in areas relevant to product development is preferable.
Knowledge of control engineering, power electronics, electric machines, power systems and embedded software development.
Knowledge regarding control of power conversion systems including motor control algorithms (V/Hz, High Performance Vector Control, etc)
Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English along with the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc.,) in its most difficult phases. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
Extensive knowledge of MatLab/Simulink and Computer aided engineering design tools. Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Basic Knowledge of reading and programming C and C++ code.
Preferred Skills:
Able to contribute as a member of an organized project team of engineers.
Master's degree (M.S.) in Engineering.
Experience with control of power conversion systems including power electronics and motor control algorithms.
Knowledge of High Performance AC motor drives
Knowledge of various motor types, including Induction motor, Permanent Magnet motor, and Synchronous Reluctance motor machines.
Knowledge of Model Based Development and embedded code generation using MathWorks tools.
Knowledge of SimPowerSystems and Plecs simulation software.
Knowledgeable and well informed on new developments in research and engineering fields.
Strong analytical and technical skills.
The application process will remain open until the position has been filled.
Company Profile
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Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.
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