Principal Electronics Engineer

Polytec Personnel Ltd
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Principal Electronics Engineer to join a highly successful Cambridge based team. You'll be working on a variety of interesting and complex electronic developments for clients and work as a lead engineer alongside a world class team from the same and other disciplines. This position will allow you to be involved in many aspects of the development cycle, from concept generation through to transfer to manufacture. You will also have the opportunity to support and influence business creation in areas in which you are passionate and to be involved in project management. This prestigious Cambridge based company offers unrivalled benefits What You'll Be Doing: Design and development of printed circuit board assemblies Technical leadership on multidisciplinary projects where the electronics take centre stage Interacting with clients to understand requirements Producing architectures for electronic systems Communicating technical details effectively with clients Design for manufacture (DfM) reviews in collaboration with internal/external manufacturers Working closely with business developers to develop technical proposals and with project managers to deliver technical solutions Providing mentoring and technical reviewing for junior engineers What We're Looking For: You'll have an excellent degree in electronic engineering or a closely related discipline Have a detailed understanding of the fundamentals of electronics Have an impressive track record of producing electronic designs Be passionate about electronics Have a desire to continue learning and to take on new challenges Excellent communication skills Specific expertise in any of the following areas would be bonus: RF and communications Switched mode power supplies Low noise analogue design Low power Control system design and implementation Power electronics Transfer to manufacture/new product introduction (NPI) What You'll Get In Return: Excellent salary, based on merit and reviewed annually Company profit share scheme in addition to basic salary Pension scheme & Life assurance plan Private medical insurance & Travel insurance Disability insurance plan Free lunch 25 days annual holiday plus public holidays Relocation assistance if you need it Excellent career development and training opportunities Flexible working hours A thriving social scene This job was originally posted as