Graduate Electronics Engineer

Vector Recruitment Ltd
£26000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
15 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Graduate Electronics Design Engineer, £26k - £34k, Cambridge We are seeking a bright and enthusiastic Graduate Electronics Engineer to work for a world leading Scientific Instrumentation company based in Cambridge. This is a superb opportunity for a recently graduated Electronics Engineer (or maybe Electronics graduate plus a years' experience) to design control systems for a range of highly complex special purpose machinery. You will be working in a recently built cutting edge lab / R&D facility on varied projects designing machines that sell for around £2million EACH The Graduate Electronics Engineer will be given a real chance to grow and strengthen your skills with on-going training with a view to achieving CEng. In addition to circuit level electronics design you will work on all elements of the control systems such as electro-mechanical actuators, PLCs, servo drives etc. Applicants will need at least a 2.1 BEng/MEng and have gained some industry experience though maybe a placement or summer internship during their degree. Responsibilities: Circuit level Electronics design -mainly Digital Design with some embedded software and occasional analogue (sensors and power electronics) to control the scientific instruments. The design, build, test and proving of prototypes Under the guidance of senior engineers contribute to wider engineering development projects. Projects are conducted at both group and local levels so occasional travel to Europe and Far East is possible. Requirements of Graduate Electronics Design Engineer Good A-Levels (or equivalents) and 2.1/1st class BEng or MEng (or above) in Electronics Engineering from a world-class University. Appreciation of wider Engineering principles -eg Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering covering areas such as vacuum systems, pneumatics & gas actuator systems, Understanding of PLC type control & automation systems an advantage. Microsoft office capable (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) Accurate, thorough, consistent, pro-active, assertive. Good communication skills Team player SALARY: £26k - £34k Basic Bens TO APPLY: Send your CV to Adam at Vector Recruitment Ltd This job was originally posted as