Principal Design Engineer in Greater Pittsburgh Area at Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/11/2021

Job Snapshot


About the Division

Our Uninterruptible Power Supply Division (UPSD) is known for its exceptional quality and service when it come to power. Mitsubishi Electric Power Products achieves the highest levels of UPS reliability with unrivaled expertise in power electronics. To learn more visit

Job Description and Requirements

We are currently seeking to add a Principle Design Engineer our growing UPS team.  


In this highly visable role you will Provide technical consultation and leadership in addition to performing engineering and project management activities in the areas of product design, development, troubleshooting, application, manufacturing, monitoring and service.

Additional Responsibilities Include:


·         Provide engineering leadership and technical consultation to all departments within the Uninterruptible Power Supply Division (UPSD) with an emphasis on supporting the UPSD Engineering, Quality and Service departments.

·         Lead significant engineering projects involving participation and coordination with other groups.

·         Consult on and/or review UPSD development programs and plans.

·         Provide technical support specific to product performance, testing and troubleshooting techniques such as root cause analysis and failure mode evaluation analysis. 

·         Represent the Company to customers, vendors, MELCO and TMEIC personnel.

·         Conduct customer and employee training for UPSD products and technology.

·         Create and provide advanced technical training for MEPPI employees on technology, and core skill sets.




Applicants for this position must have authorization to legally work in the U.S. that does not require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).  Individuals who require such sponsorship now or in the future are not eligible for hire for this opening.

·         Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with a minimum 10 years of experience in a design engineering capacity, or equivalent education and experience.

·         Advanced knowledge in troubleshooting electrical systems, providing solutions and root cause reports.

·         Advanced knowledge of power electronics and inverter based technologies.

·         Advanced interpersonal, communication and presentation skills required to communicate with customers, employees and suppliers.

·         Ability to work in a team environment and on several projects simultaneously.

·         Ability to read, understand and create technical drawings and material.

·         Advanced analytical and problems solving skills.

·         Advanced knowledge of RC Circuit a PLUS!