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Senior R&D Manager

Senior R&D Manager with Power Electronics experience implementing SiC and GaN

Join a prominent, trusted and exciting power supply company, who is always innovating who serves as a key supplier of solutions for consumer, mobile/portable EV and charging, telecom, datacom, and industrial applications. Financially stable and growing this company is one of the top OEM’s in the industry.

Here you will manage a small team of EE’s developing cutting edge technology products (under 300 Watts) using applications that implement Silicon Carbide, Gallium Nitride, and Silicon Devices. 

Someone who is interested in growing with the company and working on custom designs –   Soup to nuts.

We need a Sr R&D Manager who can work independently on new power electronics concepts (advanced development) which can be demonstrated to be mass produced( 100k+ pieces). Professional experience in a commercial power supply design environment is preferred. Responsibilities range from managing a small team of EE’s, designing, developing power control circuits, component selection, bread-boarding, testing, troubleshooting, problem solving, system integration and reporting results.

If interested in exploring further, email me for more details.  Gary(at)

More information:

What we need from you:

  • Background in Power Electronics topologies and applications that implement Silicon Carbide, Gallium Nitride, or Silicon Devices. 
  • You need to have deep knowledge in power electronics design and simulation
  • High level circuit simulation/analysis, testing and debugging.
  • Must have experience custom designing for a high volume commercial atmosphere. 
  • We need someone who is deadline driven, a self-starter and able to deliver completed assignments with minimum supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to investigate, design and develop power electronics hardware in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Must be able to multitask while delivering excellent results in an unstructured environment.
  • Strong command of fundamental concepts such as thermal dynamics, controls, power conversion topologies, noise immunity and EMC.
  • Provide detailed written design theory and design documentation. 
  • Verbal and technical language proficiency in English.
  • Provide detailed cost analysis versus performance gains. 
  • Provide detailed design verification reports, MTBF and ECap reports.
  • Skilled using laboratory test & measurement equipment such as mixed signal oscilloscopes, audio analyzers, power analyzers, etc.
  • Must be self-motivated, show initiative and have a strong desire to succeed.
  • Ability to work independently to elaborate on complex technical and/or engineering tasks.
  • Ability to lead teams.
  • Loyalty and honesty are very important  
  • 10+ years of relative experience
  • BSEE or MSEE is preferred

Location: San Jose metro area.  NOT a remote position.


Great Salary, benefits for you and family, 401k, Employer funded child care,

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid time off

                $160K-190K+  DOE

 email me your resume/CV in confidence today:  VIP(at)