Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Vector Recruitment Ltd
£45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are looking for an exceptional Senior Electronics Engineer -a really switched on, versatile, all-rounder with circuit level Digital and Analog Design skills and ideally some Embedded Software to go with it. We need someone who can lead projects and design viable commercial products and solutions for real-world problems. You'll need solid product development experience, lots of innovation and proven project deliverance off specification. You will also need a 1st or 2.1 honours degree in Electronic Engineering from a university with a strong engineering reputation. Some knowledge of developing Medical/Healthcare devices would be of particular interest but if you have transferable skills and a desire to work with Medical Devices (amongst other projects) you will definitely be considered. Technical Skills : All round electronics hardware design skills for real-world devices and products. Digital Design, Analog Design, some embedded 'C' for 8/16 bit microcontrollers, low power battery/PSU systems. System architectures, circuit simulation, design for manufacture, schematic capture & PCB design/layouts, Circuit prototyping, EMC testing, RoHS & WEEE directives. The Company: Our client is one of Europe's leading external R&D product design companies with a world-class design team delivering ground breaking new products across a number of market sectors. In addition to electronics and software design and prototyping, a typical project includes aspects such as Industrial Design/Ergonomics, Mechanical Engineering, Packaging and manufacturing systems. Applications include consumer technology products, domestic white goods, industrial tools and scientific instruments in addition to professional medical and consumer healthcare devices. Needless to say, with such a wide variety of projects boredom will never be an issue and near zero staff turnover speaks volumes about the company Your tasks will be; Developing electronic and electro-mechanical products for diverse range of market sectors. Architecture & detailed analogue and digital electronic circuit design and analysis. Liaison with key component vendors & sub-contract manufacturers both in the UK & overseas Component selection, PCB layout and prototype manufacture. Software design using embedded 'C' and systems integration EMC, CE marking & compliance testing. Patent and IP Protection Team Leadership & Project Leadership Presenting technical details to both technical and non technical audiences & customers JOB TITLE: SENIOR ELECTRONICS DESIGN ENGINEER SALARY : negotiable but typically £50k - £65k Benefits including relocation package LOCATION: CAMBRIDGESHIRE (commutable from Cambridge, Royston, Newmarket, St Neots, Stevenage, Bishops Stortford, Huntingdon etc) START DATE: ASAP This job was originally posted as