Senior Hardware Engineer

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January 8, 2022
San Carlos, CA
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Who We Are

Enel is a globally recognized leader in sustainable energy and is consistently named one of Fortune Magazine’s “Companies that are Changing the World.” It is also one of the largest and most trusted energy companies in the world, serving around 70 million customers in more than 30 countries across 5 continents. The Enel Group vision is about Open Power. Open Power means opening energy access to more people; opening the world of energy to new technologies; opening new ways for people to manage energy; opening new uses of energy; and opening more partnerships. These are ambitious goals and we are pursuing them with the passion of more than 65,000 people whose brilliant work is based on our values of Responsibility, Innovation, Trust and Proactivity. At Enel North America, our businesses are leading the energy transition, creating the sustainable energy solutions of the future to help individuals, businesses and communities change energy into lasting value.

The Opportunity:

Enel X is an Enel Group company revolutionizing the electric vehicle (EV) charging market with its grid integrated JuiceBox charging stations and JuiceNet IoT platform. JuiceNet-enabled devices maximize charging speed and efficiency while providing drivers and fleet managers intuitive control and visibility via mobile apps and online dashboards. By shifting when and how much electricity connected stations draw from the grid, Enel X helps utilities and grid operators reduce electricity costs, ease grid congestion, and maximize the use of solar and wind power. Its partnerships with EVSE and EV manufacturers also allow Enel X to grow the EV charging ecosystem, provide an extensive aggregation cloud platform for grid balancing and optimization, and to deliver new value streams through its energy services.

Enel X’s innovative Silicon Valley team creates IoT electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions built upon a disruptive business model: by selling our market-leading JuiceBox smart grid EV charging stations into a rapidly-expanding electric vehicle market, we provide immediate benefit to EV owners and charging station operators while simultaneously delivering valuable, cloud-based load management services to utilities and grid operators. As a result, drivers receive fast, network enabled charging and Enel X receives multi-year “grid services” revenues.

Our mission is to dramatically accelerate EV adoption through advanced technologies and innovative solutions. The company's flagship residential product, a connected level 2 EV charging station and mobile app, has already helped nearly 40,000 drivers go electric. The company is now expanding its offerings to include DC fast charging and other commercial solutions.

What You'll Do at Enel:

  • Collaborate with a Global team (US, Italy and Mexico) to develop world class products for the EV charging market.
  • Employ technical expertise to propose design solutions for our new products.
  • Deliver circuit designs with attention to product reliability, safety and cost.
  • Provide technical guidance in developing new PCB designs; verify existing designs and recommend improvements. 
  • Plan designs that incorporate Design for Manufacturability strategies using best practices.

Who You Are:

  • Strong project manager and communicator 
  • Able to work collaboratively with remote teams
  • Comfortable working in a complex matrix organization
  • Analytical 
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic workplace
  • Positive and solutions-focused mindset
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project

What You've Accomplished:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of experience developing electronic products. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with OrCad and DIptrace
  • Experience with ARENA PLM system strongly desired
  • Prior experience in the EV and/or EV charging industry desired.
  • Experience working with JDM teams

What Enel Offers You:

•A rapidly growing yet well-established business, •Ability to work with employees from many different cultures and backgrounds., •Benefits and rewards that support the life and well-being of you and your family., •One of the world’s most recognizable and respected brands in the energy industry that believes by working together we can create a new energy era in which the world can become more sustainable., •Opportunity to grow and develop your career with the support and mentorship of senior leaders., •Various forms of flexibility to help you integrate your life with your professional commitments.

Notice to Recruiters & Staffing Agencies

Enel North America has an internal talent acquisition department and designated career site for individuals looking to join our team. Enel North America will not accept unsolicited resumes from any external recruiters, staffing firms, search agencies or any fee-based referrals. Any unsolicited resumes sent to directly to Enel North America, in any capacity will be considered property of Enel North America. This policy is applicable to all Enel North America locations and will be the responsibility of third parties and vendors to understand this policy. Enel North America will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

EEO Statement

Enel North America is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information. We will not discriminate, in any employment decision, against any individual or group on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veterans/national guard/military reserve status. This shall be done in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws in every location in which Enel North America has facilities. Accessibility – If you require accessibility assistance applying for open positions please contact [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

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