The Thinking Pod Innovations Ltd.
Ingenuity Centre
University of Nottingham Innovation Park
Triumph Road

Power Electronics Engineer

Due to expansion, we are seeking a highly skilled and self-motivated Power Electronics Engineer to join a busy and growing Innovative Power Electronics company. This is a full-time permanent role based in Nottingham close to the city centre. In return you will receive a competitive salary £40-£45k pa entry salary (doe), ongoing training, enhanced holiday allowance and pension* (after qualifying period).

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Master in Power Electronics/ Electrical/ Electronic Engineering
  • Simulation of power converters and their control
  • Fluent in IT usage (Office Package)
  • Experience in MATLAB/ Simulink
  • Experience in programming MCU and/or DSP using C.
  • Experience in PCB Design & layout
  • Experience in programming FPGA’s
  • Fluent in English

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Meng/MSc qualified in Electrical/ Electronic Engineering or allied discipline.
  • Experience in the control and development of Matrix converters
  • PhD in a related subject- Power Electronics/ Electrical/ Electrical Engineering
  • VHDL, Verilog
  • Altium
  • Solidworks


  • Perform engineering and development tasks necessary for completion of relevant project of product design flow.
  • Report activities and technical issues to the Operations Manager and Directors
  • Prepare technical reports on results and design decisions for relevant customers or funding bodies.
  • Interact with customers and project partners relating to project specifications and ongoing collaboration.
  • Engage with internal processes and audits to ensure quality control (ISO9001 Internal)
  • Be an Ambassador of TTPi at technical meetings, occasionally travel to trade fairs and dissemination events may be required. 

Required Behaviour:

  • Team focused- drive to achieve the team goals and achievements.
  • Creativity & Innovation – A passion for driving continuous improvement.
  • Good time management skills- including the capability to participate in multiple projects.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Learning Teaching and Sharing – constantly learning and sharing knowledge within the team.

Please send your CV and covering letter stating why you are suitable for this role to