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Project Engineer - Power Electronics & Energy Systems

Hyster-Yale, Fairview, OR

Job - Engineering

Close Date: 12/31/2019

Project Engineer – Power Electronics & Energy Systems

Hyster-Yale Group, Inc. (HYG), a world-class manufacturer of industrial lift trucks, has an outstanding opportunity for an exceptional and talented Project Engineer for our Power Electronics & Energy Systems team in Portland, OR. HYG designs, engineers, manufactures, sells and services a comprehensive line of lift trucks and aftermarket parts marketed globally under the Hyster and Yale brand names. We are one of the global leaders in the Material Handling industry and have been building relationships and partnering with our customers, suppliers, dealers and employees for over 80 years. We hire cool people and make tough trucks. Join our team!

Contributing to the design and development of electronics hardware, embedded software, and supporting tools and processes
Contributing to the vehicle electrical architecture for high and low voltage systems
Developing and analyzing system and subsystem requirements
Proposing solutions that may include both hardware and software components
Oversight of supplier provided hardware and software designs
In-depth analysis of electronic and electrical component specifications
Evaluating proposed solutions
Providing technical leadership and guidance
Developing technical specifications
Developing embedded software
Board level chip selection
Leading projects
Significantly contributing to overall team and project success
Owning specific technologies, components, processes, and subsystems

Minimum Requirements:
BS EE or related engineering discipline
7+ years of experience as a power electronics or embedded controls engineer
Understanding of control system theory
Capable of making control and electrical system architecture decisions
Capable of analyzing board level chip options and making informed recommendations - processors, memory, transceivers, drivers
Experience as an embedded C developer
Familiarity with model based development
Awareness of data communication systems such as CAN based networks

MS EE or related engineering discipline
Understanding of electric motor fundamentals
Proficient with analysis and troubleshooting of electronic and electrical circuits
Experience with model based development and code generation
Experience with Matlab and Simulink
Proficient with programming and troubleshooting CAN communication devices and networks
Familiarity with SPI programming
Experience with vehicle/automotive machines
Experience with industrial equipment
Familiarity with automotive and industrial equipment regulations and standards

Essential Qualities:
A contributor to the success of the team and the overall project
Able to work within established processes
Able to work in a highly collaborative team environment

We are an equal opportunity employer with an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and life insurance, 401(k) and profit sharing.

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