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Careers

Benefits


AC Propulsion provides competitive compensation including medical & dental insurance benefits, 401(K) and paid time off.

 

Challenge


To accelerate the development of next generation drive and recharge systems, we are seeking creative individuals to work in an exciting and challenging small company environment. Join us!

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Join AC PROPULSION


AC Propulsion, located in San Dimas, California, is a world leading developer and manufacturer of electric vehicle propulsion systems and related technologies. To accelerate the development of next generation drive and charging systems, we are seeking creative individuals to work in an exciting and challenging small company environment.

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Current Openings

 

 - SENIOR VEHICLE MOTOR CONTROLS ENGINEER - Ref Job #215 

 

We are looking for a Senior Vehicle Motor Controls Engineer with broad experience in electric or hybrid vehicles with strong traction motor controls background for AC Induction and PM type motors. 

 

Responsibilities include :

 

- Electric vehicle motor controls algorithm development 

- Work with Systems Engineering on documentation of controls requirements 

- Optimization of motor controls using MATLAB Simulink or similar with hand coding capability

- Assure inverter and traction motor meet performance requirements via controls algorithm development, implementation and testing

- Oversee dynamometer testing and interpretation of data for controls development, validation and improvement

- Documentation of results and recommendations for improvements

- Interface with management, systems engineering, software engineering, mechanical engineering, technicians, vendors and customers

 

 Minimum qualifications:

 

- MS Engineering with 5 years relevant industry experience or BSEE, ME or Computer Engineering with 10 years of relevant experience

- Deep understanding of field oriented control of induction motors and PM motors

- Experience with application of analytical control system theory to automotive applications

- Experience with various PWM schemes including Sinusoidal and Space-Vector Modulation

- Capability of delivering high-quality C code in an embedded microcontroller environment

- Familiar with PowerPC MCU’s and/or TI DSP’s

- Deep understanding of variable switching frequency controls using IGBTs in automotive applications

- System-oriented understanding of thermal management, vehicle-level torque control, efficiency optimization and firmware integration for electric drivetrains

- Excellent communication skills; self-starter

 

 

Preferred qualifications/skills:

 

- Proficient in embedded C language in real-time environments 

- Proficient in development and testing of device drivers for CAN, SPI, SCI, I2C, ADC, etc. Electric/hybrid vehicle control software background a plus 

- Exposure to at least one scripting language; Python a plus 

- Experience with CAN based analysis tools and protocols such as CANalyzer. 

- Experience with computer-aided design tools for simulation, such as MATLAB/Simulink, Excel and PSPICE 

- Understanding of embedded software development tools, including memory model, interrupt structure and compiler/linker optimization

- Experience with software change management and code reviews

- Proficient in troubleshooting intermittent problems involving communicating subsystems; understanding of basic electronics circuitry; able to operate basic electronics instruments for board level testing; High voltage testing experience a plus

- PhD in related topic a plus

- Able to travel up to 10% domestic and international

 

Posted on: August 13, 2018

 

 

- SENIOR POWER ELECTRONICS ENGINEER - Ref Job #216

We are looking for a Senior Power Electronics Engineer with broad experience in power electronics and motor drive control.
Responsibilities include :
- Circuit design, analysis, prototyping and testing of high voltage power electronics (motor drives, dc-dc converters and battery chargers).
- Researching and specifying electrical components, schematic drawing, PCB layout, design for environmental and EMI/EMC certification process and interfacing with other functional teams within the organization.
- Controls/Software development for inverter, charger, and DC to DC converters experience.
- Design inverter, charger, and DC to DC converters topologies.
Minimum qualifications:
- MSEE with 5 years industry experience or BSEE, ME or Physics with 10 years of industry experience.
- Deep knowledge of IGBT and MOSFET power and drive circuits and control system design.
- Experience with design, analysis and test of high voltage switch-mode power supplies, battery chargers and/or motor inverters.
- Experience with magnetics design (transformers and inductors) and power electronics thermal analysis.
- Experience with computer-aided design tools for simulation, schematic and PCB design.
- Understanding of EMI/EMC mechanisms and mitigation.
- Understanding of design for manufacturing principles.
- Understanding of electrical safety and environmental standards and certification process.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Able to travel up to 10% domestic and international.
Preferred qualifications/skills:
- Experience with electric vehicles and/or automotive products is a plus. Embedded processor h/w and s/w design is a plus.
- MatLab-Simulink.
- Altium circuit design.
- Circuit Simulation: spice.

- Programming Languages: C, Assembler, Visual C++.

- Understanding of design for manufacturing principles.

- Understanding of electrical safety and environmental standards and certification process.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Able to travel up to 10% domestic and international. 

 

Posted on: August 13, 2018

 
- MOTOR CONTROLS ENGINEER - Ref Job #211

We are looking for a Motor Controls Engineer with broad experience in motor drive control.
Responsibilities include :
- Controls development, diagnostics, and testing of electric vehicle motor controls.
- Use Matlab Simulink to optimize motor controls with hand coding capability.
- Assure inverter and traction motor meet performance requirements via controls algorithm development, implementation and testing.
- Oversee dynamometer testing and interpretation of data for controls development, validation and improvement. Interface with management, systems engineering, software engineering, mechanical engineering, technicians, vendors and customers.


Minimum qualifications:
- M.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering required.

- Excellent communication skills.

- Able to travel up to 10% domestic and international. 

Send CV: AC Propulsion 441 Borrego Ct, San Dimas, CA 91773.

 

Posted on: August 20, 2018

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