Hardware Engineer (Electronics)

Hardware Engineer (Electronics)

Job Title: Hardware Engineer (Electronics)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895123_1550222686
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2019 09:24

Job Description

Hardware Engineer (Electronics)
My client is looking for an experienced Hardware Engineer (Electronics Engineer) to join the team. They provide a variety of electronics products for the military, naval, sonar, combat market. You will be working in the functional electronics team working on a wide variety of designs from high speed digital electronic platforms to wired cabinets.
A Hardware Engineer will be responsible for:
-Resolving technical problems associated with assigned products.
-Providing design solutions for electrical/electronic equipment, taking into account EMC and environmental constraints.
-PCB design using CAD tools (including schematic and layout).
-Selection of component parts and obsolescence management.
-Production of design documentation (include technical and design proving reports/CE compliance and Product Test Specifications).
-Identifying and helping manage technical risk in their area within projects and developments.
-Providing adequate constructive challenge in design reviews to identify and mitigate any key issues.
Qualification & Experience
-Good electronics engineering or physics degree or equivalent
-Analogue/Power/High speed digital design including specification, schematic capture, PCB layout and prototype debugging.
-Knowledge of electronic engineering best practices and common pitfalls.
-Broad knowledge of electronic engineering methodologies, processes and tools.
-Design for EMC compliance and Knowledge of EMC and safety standards such as BS EN 60950 and 62368.
-Knowledge and understanding of design for manufacture (DFM/DFA).
-Demonstrable experience of electronics design in the defence industry or other relevant environment
-Experience in design for EMC & signal integrity including schematic design and PCB layout
-Experience in the definition, design prototyping and commissioning of electrical subsystems including PCBs, Electronics racks / cabinets, cables and other electronic assemblies.
-Schematic capture and PCB layout of complex designs.
-Position - Hardware Engineer (Electronics) - Permanent
-Location - Buckinghamshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Hardware, Design, PCB, Electronic, EMC, CAD, Digital, High Speed, Schematic Capture, Cabinets, 60950, 62368
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

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