Siemens Energy – R&D Power Electronics Engineer – 2024

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R&D Power Electronics Engineer

Powering the Future: Join our team as a Power Electronics Engineer in R&D


We are seeking a Power Electronics Engineer to join our Research & Development Department in our Electrification, Automation and Digitalization business unit. As a global leader in this industry, our company is dedicated to driving innovation and shaping the future of electrical propulsion and energy systems. If you are passionate about electrical engineering and believe that you have what it takes to excel in this role, we would love to hear from you.

Your Profile 

  • Master´s degree or doctorate in electrical engineering or a related field of study, ideally with a focus on power electronics
  • Several years of experience in the field of power electronic systems
  • Confident knowledge of simulation platforms such as MATLAB/Simulink, PLECS or Simplorer as well as
    programming in C/C++
  • Committed, independent and reliable team player with good communication skills

Do you identify with all the requirements, or maybe just one of them? In any case, we encourage you to apply. We invite you to submit your application, along with your resume and grade transcript.

We encourage newly graduates in 2023 to apply!

Your responsibilities

As a Power Electronics Engineer, you will have responsibility in the design and development of innovative power electronic solutions. This includes selection and qualification of components in the field of power converters as well as planning and participating of laboratory demonstrations, system tests and commissioning. This requires a confident knowledge of simulation platforms such as MATLAB Simulink, PLECS or Simplorer as well as
programming in C/C++ etc.

We are looking for a hands-on person, with a proactive attitude to take responsibility in our R&D projects and cooperation with suppliers as well as partners in funded projects. The position is interacting with international teams with different cultures and technical fields. We expect you to be an excellent communicator and collaborator. The working language is English, but competence in one of the Scandinavian languages is beneficial.

This role offers growth opportunities within the organization, with many learning prospects as well as opportunities to contribute and develop our portfolio of technical products and solutions.

Your opportunities for personal growth

  • We offer good career and development opportunities in Siemens Energy, both domestic and international.
  •  You will have varied tasks and the opportunity to influence your everyday work. Siemens Energy has flexible working hours, which includes extra vacation on all bridge days. We also offer competitive wages and conditions.

However, the most important reason for choosing Siemens Energy is that you are eager to be a part of an inspiring organization that gives you an opportunity to create innovative solutions for our projects and customers, and that you will get the opportunity to influence people’s days, environment and future through technology.


«Let’s make tomorrow different today» is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

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Our Transformation of Industry division is decarbonizing the industrial sector. Increasing electrification and efficiency are key and demand for green H2 and derivative fuels will rise. We enable decarbonization of the industrial sector and the transition to sustainable processes, building on a strong industrial customer base, a global network, diverse technologies, and integrated execution capabilities.

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Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.

We perform a background check as part of our recruitment process.

Contact person:  Matthias Corduan, Head of R&D Group Power Grids,

Location:              Trondheim
Deadline:             16.10.2023