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Elemental Excelerator
Elemental Excelerator

Lab Technician



Santa Clara, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 30, 2023
Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd., is one of the world's largest and most recognized photovoltaic manufacturers for its high-performance, high-quality solar cells and modules. It is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea (Global Executive HQ) and Talheim, Germany (Technology & Innovation HQ). Through its growing global business network spanning Europe, North America, Asia, South America, Africa, and the Middle East, the company provides excellent services and long-term partnerships to its customers in the utility, commercial, government, and residential markets. Hanwha Q CELLS is a flagship company of Hanwha Group, a FORTUNE Global 500 firm and a Top 7 business enterprise in South Korea.
The Senior Lab Technician is responsible for the daily management of the lab and for collaborating with development teams on related tasks, such as board rework, modifications, part replacements, and mechanical assignments.


  • Manage lab equipment, resources, and electronic components
  • Build test fixtures for power electronics prototypes
  • Contribute to the development of power electronics prototypes
  • Assist with testing of power electronics prototypes
  • Perform rework of electronic boards down to 0402 size
  • Implement wiring harnesses
  • Maintaining a clean and organized lab


  • Able to perform reworks of very small components under microscope or magnification
  • Proficiency with basic lab equipment such as soldering/desoldering
  • Experience with basic test equipment including meters, oscilloscopes, power supplies
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail


  • Experience with power electronics inverters/drives
  • Experience with electric vehicle high-power high voltage electronics
  • Experience with the electric traction industry (bus, locomotive)
  • Experience with EV battery systems
  • Experienced in R&D/prototyping labs focused on power electronics