Engineer for the design of electric drives for aircraft applications

Engineer for the design of electric drives for aircraft applications

Deadline: 31/12/2022 

Division: Transport and Energy division - Electric Vehicle group

Reference: 310422


The main objective of the job is to investigate solutions for the scientific and technical challenges regarding electric actuators for the aeronautic sector. Research into:

  • The implications of high voltage (HV) and altitude in the reliability and safety of actual systems and its technical solution.
  • New electric drives architectures and cooling systems towards high power density solutions.
  • Electric motor and power electronics integration.

The research will be conducted in close collaboration with a company from the aeronautic sector.


  • Degree: Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Electronics and Control Engineering. Master degree.
  • Lenguajes: English/Spanish
  • Software: Desirable: Matlab / Ansys Maxwell / Altair Flux / Ansys Fluent / Ansys Motor-CAD
  • Other: Interest in electrical machines. Desirable: electrical machine design knowledge.


  • Join a leading technology research company with a clear mission to serve society. Enjoy the opportunity to grow and develop professionally in a positive working environment built on teamwork and trust.

  • Thesis should be completed in 3 years, but maybe extended to 4.

Documents to be submitted:

  • Cover letter

  • Current CV with photograph.

  • Academic Transcript.



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