Senior Hardware Design Engineer (m/w/d)

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Country: Germany (DE) 
City: Regensburg 
Worksite / Location: Regensburg 


Job Function: Engineering 
Job Discipline: Electronic Engineering 
Job Family: Engineering 
Part-/Full Time: Full Time


Yazaki is a full systems supplier of wire harness, electrical, data products and solutions enabling vehicle electrification, connectivity, and autonomy integration. With approximately 250,000 employees in 45 countries, Yazaki is driving and optimizing vehicle electrification and power distribution architecture and developing advanced electric components for hybrid and full electric vehicles. For more information about Yazaki, visit Senior Hardware Design Engineer (m/w/d). 



To strengthen our Engineering team located in Regensburg we are searching for a 


Senior Hardware Design Engineer (m/w/d)



Your Tasks

  • Concept analysis and main component identification
  • Hardware project planning and control
  • Specification writing
  • Block diagram drafting
  • Schematic capture and layout
  • DFMEA analysis
  • Worst case analysis
  • Reliability analysis
  • FMEDA analysis
  • Thermal analysis
  • HW/SW interface management
  • HW/Mechanical interface management
  • BOM cost analysis and optimisation
  • Prototype parts sourcing
  • Management of prototype assembly
  • Prototype debugging and testing
  • Test report writing
  • Managing Hardware acceptance testing
  • Analysis of validation and customer issues
  • Identify innovative and cost effective HW technologies that could give EIBU a technological and/or economic benefit
  • Attend fairs, seminars and conferences as required to keep up-to-date with latest developments within the automotive electronics arena
  • Write report on technologies



Your Skills

  • University degree in Electronics Engineering
  • Extensive experience of designing power converters (minimum 5 years)
  • Excellent knowledge of power conversion for low voltage (<60 V) and high voltage (>60 V to <800 V)
  • Experience in high power conversion units (>2KW), high currents (>100A) and high voltage (>250V)
  • Experience in the automotive industry (minimum 3 year)
  • Proficient in DC-DC converters
  • Good analogue and digital design skills
  • Fluent in schematics capture, layout and simulation
  • Very good practical knowledge of EMC
  • Good thermal management skills
  • Very good knowledge of electronics components market cost levels (cost conscious design)
  • Good understanding of mechanical packaging for embedded electronics
  • Good understanding of electronics manufacturing (design for manufacturing, design for testing)




At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. 


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