Head of Research Unit

Power Electronics Modeling & Simulation
High Tech Campus Villach, Europastraße 12, 9524 Villach, Austria

In the network of science and industry, Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) offers research in four pioneering divisions: Sensor Systems, RF Systems, Power Electronics and System Integration. SAL – a great place to research.

Your future responsibilities

  • Strongly improve modeling and simulation methodologies to allow multi-physics and functional simulation from circuit up to system level
  • Develop methodologies to optimize architectures towards power density, efficiency, reliability and cost
  • Building up a new team focusing on innovative solutions for power electronic systems
  • Developing the team to reach scientific excellence and according to the midterm plan and project portfolio
  • Development of research program and project portfolio together with division head and peers
  • Creation of the necessary R&D working environment and lab infrastructure
  • Budget and resource planning and controlling of research unit

Your profile

  • Finalized study of Electrical/Electronic Engineering, PhD
  • At least 5 years experience in developing concepts and architectures of power electronic circuit designs, modeling, simulation, build and validation of those systems
  • Multi-year experience in planning and execution of research and development projects with scientific/innovative targets in the area of power electronics
  • Excellent knowledge of power converter architectures and concepts
  • Setting up and managing of research projects together with different industrial and scientific partners

Important facts

  • Beginning of employment: as soon as possible
  • This position is endowed with a gross annual salary of € 59,822 based on the collective agreement for research („Forschungs-Kollektivvertrag“) and depending on your experience and skills.

 

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