Hardware Development Engineer

Oscar Harrington Engineering & Technology Recruitment
£30k - 40k per year
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A Hardware Development Engineer with experience module design, writing design specifications and design test specifications is required for a permanent employment opportunity with a leading industrial electronics and energy management company based in Worthing, West Sussex. The role is offering a salary up to £40000 per annum based on years of relevant industry experience. The Company Our client is a global manufacturer of instrumentation, systems and services designed for the efficient operation of industrial processes. The company's 50 year international reputation as a provider of innovative solutions across a broad spectrum of vertical markets is complemented by a range of engineering support services, designed to improve the performance and effectiveness of customers' plant-wide assets. Key Responsibilities An Engineer is expected to take responsibility for individual modules, with input to the product design. They will take responsibility for designing and documenting the module to specification ensuring quality and on-time delivery within budget, as well as supporting existing designs. An Engineer will be competent in a broad range of technical skills, be able to work as part of a team and participate in review meetings. They will be capable of working with minimal supervision. An Engineer will be proficient and compliant with Departmental Tools and Procedures and tools and support other Eurotherm departments, other company business groups and customers as required. The role may require UK & International travel. Skills / Experience Required Essential: Degree in Electrical, Electronic or Control Engineering, or similar related subject. Have a working knowledge of fundamental principles in their discipline. Attend and participate in brainstorms and design review meetings as required by other engineers in the department. Take responsibility for module design. Take responsibility for writing design specifications and design test specifications and for carrying out reviews. Capable of writing reports. Implement designs and perform design tests. Have a good working knowledge of product(s) or aspects of products. Provide support to Projects, the Support desk and maintenance of existing designs. Have an awareness of market, application and customer needs and should offer creative and innovative input regarding new products, services or features and application of new technologies. Participate in site/customer visits for the purposes of providing support or research/understanding customer requirements/training. Be involved with external suppliers in order to progress and resolve issues. Play an active part in implementing improvements in working practices. Assessment and approval of production changes. Provide 'hands-on' support to Production and Test Engineering. Continuous self-improvement and maintenance of skills through training. Perform research in areas defined by others. Desirable: Successfully manage small projects or take an active role in larger sized projects. Contribute to process improvement and to the successful delivery of measurable benefits. Organize and prioritise workload. Contribute to Work breakdown structures with realistic estimates of effort. Report on progress and communicate issues or concerns in a timely manner. Invensys Operations Management offers you a competitive salary including a benefits package and the advantages of a professional environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements. Key Benefits Pension Plan, Private Health Care, Life Insurance, 25 Days Holiday Additional Notes If you are a recent graduate with studies and university projects related to this field, then you are also invited to apply for this opportunity. Please note that your CV must include a summary of relevant university projects to support your application and the rate offered will be lower than that displayed. If you are interested in this position Hardware Development Engineer please APPLY NOW or for further information you can contact Mitch Preston-Phypers on or email . Keywords : Module design, Design test, Hardware, Circuits, PCB, EMC and Electronics. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66817755