Senior Power Supply Design Engineer

KForce   •  

Memphis, TN

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 265 days ago

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Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Power Supply Design Engineer in Memphis, Tennessee (TN).


  • Design and develop LED lighting drivers
  • Participate with a team to develop other new products relating to lighting electronics; such as, Emergency LED Drivers, and functions including controls, interface circuitry, dimming circuits, etc.
  • Guide and direct design of PCBs, enclosures, packaging, and/or related equipment
  • Guide and direct design of tests plans (R&D tests, NPI, and factory test plans)
  • Application of power electronics, switch-mode power supply circuit design/development for lighting electronics
  • Perform feasibility studies for new technologies and new product ideas, pre-development, and product development from conception to initial production
  • Conduct business at all times with the highest standards of personal, professional and ethical conduct
  • Design, coordinate, and hold design reviews, providing deliverables such as: complete Bill-of-Materials, block-diagrams, schematics, drawings, PCB design documentation, specifications, test data results, and other necessary documentation and information
  • Work in team environment on NPD projects; may lead / guide and / or coordinate the work of other engineers, PCB and Mechanical designers, or technicians
  • Prepare working prototypes, including samples for the UL CTDP, and production
  • Participate in and support the UL Client Test Data Program, which includes testing, documenting test data, tests records, and tests reports
  • Validating alternate components or processes
  • Ensure product quality and reliability particularly as it applies to Quality Test Plans/Reliability Test Plans, and Failure Mode and Effects analysis
  • Write, document, and provide special manufacturing guidelines and test specifications for new products, materials, or processes
  • Determine the proper materials and participate in test programs for new materials


  • BSEE is required
  • MSEE is a plus
  • 5+ years of appropriate design / development experience of products
  • Skilled at hands-on bench-top design of electronics for lighting or related fields
  • Strong Electrical Engineering and technical skills with Power supply design
  • Ability to work with a team in a matrix organization and interact with and contribute to cross-functional teams, supporting senior personnel
  • Ability to use personal computers, especially using spreadsheets, word processing software, and engineering software of preference
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to manage functional elements of a project and balance innovation and creativity with mindful regard to a project schedule with strong sense of urgency
  • Knowledge of UL standards and compliance standards such as FCC EMI
  • Knowledge of embedded microcontroller products is a plus
  • Knowledge in the discipline of Lighting Electronics; specifically, LED Driver development is a plus, but not required

JobID: 1699089-WQG