Senior Hardware Engineer

Senior Hardware Engineer

Job Title: Senior Hardware Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Sussex, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894675_1523369841
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 10, 2018 15:17

Job Description

Senior Hardware Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Hardware Engineer to join their team. They are world leaders in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide.
The Role
This role is for a Senior Hardware Engineer who is looking to apply their substantial hardware development experience and established technical aptitude in an exciting and challenging environment. The successful candidate will be working on a range of avionics programmes at all stages of the development lifecycle, applying modern hardware engineering techniques in teams delivering highly capable and reliable solutions.
-Create and modify analogue and digital hardware designs
-Development and verification of hardware and firmware to applicable standards
-Plan and support equipment qualification
-Support the manufacturing department during test and build
-Controlled configuration
-Advancing the department's skills and capabilities
-Achieving design assurance needs to timescale and budget
-Lead the Design To Cost (DTC) and Design For Manufacturability (DFM) activities Knowledge
Skills & Abilities
-Strong experience of the full hardware development lifecycle from concept to production handover ·Hardware Configuration management and build control
-Aircraft interfaces and power supplies
-DOORS requirements capture
-Strongly influence system architecture and partitioning for new designs
-PLD/FPGA Design - VHDL, Modelsim, ISE, Vivado (particularly Xilinx FPGAs)
-Schematic DesignCapture using Mentor Xpedition toolset
-Review and analysis of PCB Designs using the Mentor Xpedition toolset
-Spice simulation - preferably using LTSpice
-Qualification Standards - RTCA/DO-160G, DEF-STAN 00-35, DEF-STAN 59-41
-Proven experience with MIL-STD-1760, RTCA DO-254
-Position - Senior Hardware Engineer - Permanent
-Location - East Sussex
-Salary - £36400-£46000 Depending on experience
Key Words - Hardware, Electronic, FPGA, DOORS, MIL STD, DEF-STAN, Requirements, Design, Lifecycle, Digital, PCB, Engineer
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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