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Electrical Engineer (MTS III Hardware) Power Supply

REQ: REQ-124508 Engineering

  • Lake Forest, CA, United States
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What You Will Be Doing:

Your responsibilities will include: Developing new power supply solutions to provide on-board power and in-flight entertainment hardware including AC/DC Power supplies and high-voltage DC/DC converters (LLC and flyback). As part of this job, you will be responsible for the design, test, and documentation.

Other focus areas:

  • Power control for USB Type C and PD 2.0.
  • Inverter design.
  • DSP or FPGA-base design, especially for power converter control.
  • Hardware development and planning including layout, analysis, evaluation, prototype build, and test. 

Strong emphasis on:

  • Performing qualitative and quantitative tests to determine properties, characteristics, the performance of materials, circuits, mechanisms, assemblies, and systems.
  • Design and development of electronic circuits and board assemblies.
    Analysis of test data.
  • Select hardware and material assuring compliance with specifications and product requirements.
  • Verify embedded firmware and higher-level software functionality of the product.
  • Ability to apply problem-solving methods to assure compliance with all product requirements. 

What You Will Bring to the Table:

  • Ability to develop requirements from specifications, oral instructions, or preliminary sketches.
  • Ability to analyze and design circuits; implement test methods and procedures.
  • Proven ability to prepare technical reports and documentation.
  • Ability to resolve a wide range of design challenges.

Education and Experience:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent (MS in Electrical Engineering preferred).
  • Minimum of 4 years experience in areas such as higher mathematics, electronics, and circuit design.
  • Hands-on experience with analog simulators.
  • Three or more years of experience with at least two of the following:
    • Design of AC/DC Power supplies.
    • Power Factor Correction
    • High-voltage DC/DC converters (LLC and flyback).
    • Power control for USB Type C and PD 2.0.
    • DSP or FPGA-base design, especially for power converter control.


  • Ability to travel to Japan and other domestic and international locations as required approximately 5% of the time

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy.  All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety-sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Avionics Corporation. 


REQ: REQ-124508 Engineering

  • Lake Forest, CA, United States
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