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R&D Engineer "Power Electronics Systems and Control" for Medium Voltage Drives (80 - 100%)

R&D Engineer "Power Electronics Systems and Control" for Medium Voltage Drives (80 - 100%)

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

Do you want to revolutionize medium-voltage converters used in ship propulsion and wind power generation to decarbonize the world? We are looking for an R&D Engineer with strong expertise in power electronics systems and control to join our world-leading R&D team working on medium-voltage converter systems. In the multi-cultural environment of the R&D department you have the unique opportunity to collaborate with world class experts in the field, further develop your knowledge and understanding of a wide range of interdisciplinary topics and benefit from excellent career opportunities. It's time to rewrite your future - welcome to ABB!

This is a position with global grade


Your responsibilities

  • Lead engineer of power electronics systems and control focusing on medium-voltage converter platforms used as electrical drives and static frequency converters.
  • Research, development and productization of control, modulation and estimation methods for power conversion systems, among them MP3C.
  • Lead and participate in R&D projects, generate intellectual property, and support the organization with your systems and control expertise
  • Collaborate with ABB's global business units, ABB's Corporate Research Centers and universities

Your background

  • MSc or preferably PhD degree in power electronics with strong expertise in converter system aspects and modeling including medium-voltage multilevel converters, electrical machines, drive systems and static frequency converters
  • Strong expertise in control theory and applied control methods, particularly modern control formulated in the time domain including model predictive control
  • Keen interest in advanced modulation methods for three-phase systems (pulse width modulation, optimized pulse patterns) and mathematical optimization (nonlinear programming)
  • Good command of English, German language skills are beneficial but not a necessity
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Highly motivated, creative and self-organizing team player with the ability to lead projects

More about us

ABB System Drives is a global supplier of high-power, high-performance drives, drive systems and packages for industrial processes and large infrastructure applications. With our industry leading technology and global support, we help our customers, partners and equipment manufacturers with asset reliability, performance improvement and energy efficiency in mission critical applications. Our people and culture are the foundation of our success. We all together make the difference for our customers every day. We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). The recruiting process is being led by Peter Reinhardt, Talent Partner ABB Switzerland Ltd. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www.abb.com. ABB Data Privacy Statement:https://new.abb.com/privacy-notice/candidateWork model: hybrid #LI-hybrid

R&D Engineer "Power Electronics Systems and Control" for Medium Voltage Drives (80 - 100%)

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Veröffentlicht am 14.05.2024

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