Hardware Engineer (Power Electronics)

Location Northville, USA

Pacesetting. Passionate. Together. Since 1899, HELLA, one of the top 40 automotive suppliers worldwide, has shaped the industry with innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics. In addition, the company is one of the most important partners of the aftermarket and independent workshops. What motivates us: Shaping the mobility of tomorrow and fostering the central market trends such as autonomous driving, efficiency and electrification, connectivity and digitization as well as individualization. Every day, more than 40,000 employees worldwide are committed to this with passion, know-how and innovative strength.


In the Electronics Business Division, you will be responsible for the hardware design and development of automotive power electronic modules.

Additional tasks include:

  • Design power electronics products including DC/DC convertors and AC/DC rectifiers
  • Review customer specifications and design hardware to meet requirements.
  • Design for Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) requirements.
  • Perform circuit simulations and worst case circuit analysis (WCCA) to support the hardware design.
  • Develop test plans, test electronic modules, and create test reports.
  • Analyze test data and provide design change recommendations.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve hardware related issues.
  • Prepare necessary documentation for schematics, bill of materials, hardware software specification, and DFEMA.
  • Work with system and software engineering teams.
  • Design to a formal Hardware Development Process.
  • Change and configuration management for the hardware project.
  • Follow program timing and deliver results according to plan.



  • Candidate should have strong fundamental electrical design knowledge.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Hardware design and development experience of 7-10 years.
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical or computer engineering.


  • High voltage design experience
  • Experienced with Mathcad
  • Experienced with schematic capture
  • Experienced with DOORS
  • Printed circuit board layout design
  • Basic EMC understanding

Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing reference number 90082454.

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HELLA Electronics Corporation
Mr. Dwayne Harris
15951 Technology Drive
48168 Northville Township, Michigan