Sr. Power Electrical Engineer – Los Angeles

This is a true senior level electrical/power EE position. Our client has an urgent need for a Sr. Power Electrical Engineer for the Los Angeles location. Candidates must be US Citizens or Green Card holders. For this position the client is willing to over a relocation package to the right candidate. Ideal candidates will have experience in the following:

  • Lighting Companies
  • LED Experience
  • Film Industry
  • Electrical Engineering background
  • CANDIDATE can lead and also be great mentor for teaching design
  • Very strong candidate and we definitely should hire him
  • Definitely, a big picture CANDIDATE which is great that he can understand complex concepts at a glance.
  • Great breadth of experience including very high frequency switching. Well spoken and personable. High energy. Interested in doing challenging things and getting them into production.

Requirements Include:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Design analysis, modeling, DFM, prototype dev., qual, safety/REL cert
  • Proficiency with schematic editor and PCB layout, simulation tool ex: Spice
  • Design Schematic and BOM; Work with layout team for LED driver layouts
  • 10+ yrs. professional experience with at 5+ years exp. in electrical  engin
  • Must be US Citizen or Green Card Holder

Duties Include:


The Sr. Power Electrical Engineer will:

  • Design analysis, modeling, DFM, prototype development, qualification, safety/REL certifications
  • Design simulation, calculations and analytical models for prediction of design concept outcome
  • Design risk assessments, mitigation plans, development lessons learned and proof of concepts
  • Design Schematic and BOM; Work with layout team for LED driver layouts
  • Conduct design and layout reviews with cross-functional teams
  • Prototype tests & validation results and document multi-dimensional activities – Keep up-to-date on state-of-the-art technologies
  • Competitive bench-marking for each project
  • Troubleshoot design and production issues
  • They will be working with the ME team, Technicians, Product, and Program Managers.
  • They will be heavily relied on to take the lead as an Electrical / Power EE on certain programs.
  • They need to present well, be a good communicator.
  • The right candidate will adhere to robust design methodologies for successful project execution and possess a good understanding of thermals, mechanical and packaging challenges. Candidate must also possess knowledge of high volume manufacturing technologies and production variance.
  • We want someone to come in and roll up their sleeves and troubleshoot, so a hands-on lab worker is a must along with deep knowledge of offline conversion topologies including Flyback, Buck, PFC, resonant converters, LLC and analog/digital controls loops.
  • Candidate must be intimately familiar with power supply safety and environmental certifications, offline controllers, components, magnetic design, power supply layout and state-of-the-art techniques for efficiency optimizations including no load/light load efficiency techniques.
  • The Sr. Electrical Engineer will lead in core architecture investigation with the power architect and determine the best design option for power metric performance optimization including but not limited to efficiency, power density, cost and scalability.


  • Salary range $135,000 – $150,000
  • Performance bonus 10%
  • Dental Ins.
  • Vision Ins.
  • Life Ins.
  • Equity


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