Product Design Engineer - Power Electronics


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  12208


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Benefits

  • Salary range: $75,000 - $120,000
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Hiring Bonus: $1500 after 90 days, $1000 after 12 months
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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Your Key Responsibilities

  • Develop ideas, designs and implementation of new power electronics components (48V, 400V, 800V).
  • Develop component specifications out of system performance targets and create concepts and strategies (component protection, EMC, HV-safety).
  • Coordinate development activities with suppliers with state-of-the-art standards (A-Spice, ISO26262).
  • Ensure the component maturity by reviewing simulations and designs (schematics, layouts, ICDs).
  • Commission and test inverters and axle systems.
  • Analyze test results of the system supplier and derive appropriate courses of action.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering related field and 1 year of applicable experience.
  • Applicable engineering & physics knowledge.
  • Knowledge of the Product Development Process.
  • Automotive knowledge or background preferred.
  • Communication ability (written & verbal).
  • Customer focused.
  • Assertive approach to solving problems.
  • Self-motivated & driven to achieve results.

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your Contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

David Moline 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: Research & Development;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Research & Development 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

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