High Voltage Power Supply Engineer

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Start Date: Immediate

Company Description

NS Nanotech was founded in 2017 with the intention of commercializing technologies developed by Professor Zetian Mi at the University of Michigan. The company recently secured a subsequent round of funding and is looking to expand its research and development team. The developed products will be used to commercialize ultraviolet (UV) light-emitting devices for disinfection.

Job Description

We are seeking a talented and motivated high voltage power supply engineer to design, develop, and test the power supply circuitry used by NS Nanotech’s light emitting devices. The ideal candidate would possess a strong working knowledge of high voltage power supplies and insight into the design challenges associated with them. This is a hands-on, experimental role, perfect for someone who likes to roll up their sleeves and make things work. As part of a small start-up company, the high voltage power supply engineer’s contributions will directly and significantly impact NS Nanotech’s product line and success as a world leader in UV disinfection.


  • Design and development of high voltage power supplies

  • Hands-on prototyping and testing of circuit designs

  • Evaluation of power supplies on the bench-top and in products

  • Optimization of power supply output characteristics to improve light-emitting device performance

  • Coordination with the technical and management teams, as necessary

  • Proper documentation of experiments

  • Exhibit and mandate safe working and housekeeping practices

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical engineering

  • 2+ years of experience in an industrial setting

  • Experience with high voltage power supply design

  • Experience with power supply characterization and optimization

  • Hands on experience building and testing prototype circuits

  • Familiarity with circuit design and layout software

  • Experience with lab and chemical safety procedures

  • US citizenship or work authorization and completed COVID-19 vaccination

  • Available for immediate full-time work

  • Familiarity with mechanical drawings, circuit diagrams, the use of hand tools, electronics assembly, machine shop operations, etc.

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a small team

  • Ability to work in a lab facility, including being comfortable with wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)

  •  Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in an industrial environment

  • Experience with electromagnetic shielding approaches

  • Experience sourcing prototype and production circuit boards

  • Strong technical communications skills

  • Hands-on experience troubleshooting equipment

  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts

Contact Information

Matthew Stevenson, Director of Technology, careers@nsnanotech.com.

NS Nanotech, Inc., offers competitive compensation packages as well as health/dental plans. We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all federal and state EEO and affirmative action regulations. 

Please submit your resume to careers@nsnanotech.com.