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Research Associate (Electrical and Battery)
Nanyang Technological University

Date Posted Jun. 5, 2024
Title Research Associate (Electrical and Battery)
University Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore
Department School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautics

The eVTOL Research and Innovation Centre at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, is looking for a strong candidate in the area of Electrical and Battery Engineering.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design and development of both high voltage and low voltage power systems for eVTOL aircraft powerplant system, ensuring compliance with industry standards and safety regulations.

  • Identify and select appropriate high and low voltage components, such as circuit breakers, control panels, and converters, considering efficiency, reliability, and weight constraints.

  • Develop detailed specifications for electrical system, working closely with harness and electrical component suppliers, provide technical guidance and support to ensure compliance with design requirements.

  • Design the electrical schematic drawings for eVTOL powerplant system.

  • Guide the EWIS supplier to design high and low voltage harness drawings.

  • Manage and ensure the product to fulfil industry standards and compliance.

  • Plan and conduct harness ATS testing with elections.

  • Plan and conduct lab test, ground test and flight test of the electrical system.

  • Document the description, electrical load analysis, test plan and environment test report for electrical system.

  • Lead the design of advanced battery systems for electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft.

  • Define technical specifications for eVTOL aircraft.

  • Plan and conduct battery system ground test and flight test to assess battery performance under various flight conditions, including take-off, landing, and emergency scenarios.


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical engineering, aerospace Engineering, or related field.

  • Proven 3-5 experience in designing high voltage power systems for automobile or aircraft.

  • In-depth knowledge of electrical system architecture and components, with a focus on high voltage applications.

  • Familiar with AS50881H, AIR6127 standards.

  • Experience with aviation certification processes is a plus.

  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.

  • Fluent English skill is a must.


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