Motor Control Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Santa Lucia di Piave, Italy
2020-02-29

ELECTROLUX Susegana Global R&D Food Preservation presents:

Motor control technology is rapidly entering most refrigerators because of energy efficiency requirements and wider voltage acceptance. This is driving many efforts on this technology which is greatly improving. 
The exciting thing about this role, besides the development and maintenance of Inverter electronic platforms for Food Preservation Appliances, is the international work environment. As Motor Control Engineer, you will work closely with colleagues from all over the world, understanding different realities, cultures and people, as well as being part of an open-minded team, where creativity is welcome and innovation is the middle name.

The position belongs to the Global Technology Center for Food Preservation and sits within the electronic development team which is expanding to support increasing design activity. All electronic controls are developed and maintained through the entire lifecycle, while the qualification testing can be performed both in Electrolux facilities as well as in external laboratories. What is more, in addition to the HW development team, the SW development team is co-located in Susegana.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Firmware development oriented to motor control 
•Interaction with GC&T advanced center regarding technology roadmap for motor control solutions and electronics
•Interaction with Performance Laboratories within Food Preservation Global reality, proposing, collecting and agreeing specifications, understanding and prioritizing problems related to motor control
•Inverter and motor test-bench characterization
•Support Normative approvals
•Support testing and evaluation of electronic designs and concepts to meet the specified function/features, quality and cost targets 
•Interface with different Technology areas and stakeholders within Electrolux global organization

YOU
•Good communicator. You enjoy interacting with people and respect culture diversities
•Proactive. You value taking initiative and being one-step ahead.
•Consumer insight mindset. You are passionate about creating best in class consumer experience.
•Networker. You know how to operate in a matrix organization, building strong and valid relationships with all the functions in the organization.
•Willing to travel globally.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
We are not looking for perfection and the only let’s say non-negotiable point is the background on electronics – rather than that, you’re invited to challenge us. Below are skills and competences we'd ideally want you to have or be open to learn: 

•Master’s degree in Electronics Engineering or related is preferred
•Motor control experience (at least 3 years)
•Knowledge in embedded system with microcontroller (i.e. Cortex Micro)
•Power electronics & motor driving techniques competence
•Electric motor architecture knowledge
•Fluent English language is mandatory

The below is considered an advantage:
•Model Based Design
•MATLAB, Simulink
•Ability in circuit design and simulation with PSpice
•Knowledge of laboratory instruments like power meter, oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, etc.
•PCB design experience
•Basic knowledge of IEC and UL Standards
•Low level firmware (drivers and kernel) knowledge  

Kindly provide your CV in English

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'