Electronic Design Engineer

Job Title: Electronic Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Loughton
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-04-08
Reference: 20537
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2019 09:17

Job Description

Are you an Electronic Designer wishing to work for a Global, well respected & well known Essex based business?

Do you have a background of design using microcontroller based embedded systems?

If so, please read on.

Global supplier of business communication solutions and are looking for an Electronics Design engineer to join their exciting team based in Essex (close to M11/M25).

Some of your responsibilities will include:
·Collaborating with engineering team to achieve optimal PCB designs (reliability, cost, machine-wiring, manufacturability and serviceability)
·Detailed electronics design and schematic capture, applying EMC best practices
·Liaising with PCB designers
·Using the in-house Product Lifecycle Management software (Windchill) for maintaining designs, BOMs and documentation
·Providing estimates for project planning, meeting deadlines, reporting progress
·Hands-on troubleshooting of production issues plus occasionally field issues
·Assisting technical documentation department
·Assisting production with component scarcity and obsolescence issues
·Assisting software and mechanical teams

Experience and skill set
·A degree in a relevant subject (Electronics or Physics)
·Proven track-record in Real Time Embedded Microcontroller-based design and development with 5+ years of experience
·Sound all-round and current knowledge of electronic components and understanding of key specifications and parameters
·Good understanding of Microcontroller interfacing techniques (communications, sensor, actuators etc)
·Solid experience with schematic capture tools Concept HDL Design, OrCAD or similar
·Familiar with motor drives (dc, ac and steppers)
·Familiar with serial communications standards (RS232, I2C, SPI, CAN, USB)
·Experience of designing for EMC compliance, sound knowledge of EMC principles
·Experience of designing to meet safety approval standards (UL 60950, UL 62368)
·Self-motivated, self-organized and committed to meeting deadlines
·Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills
·Familiarity with C' would be advantageous.

If you feel this role could fit in with you, please apply for full details (Should the salary bracket not be in keeping with current expectations, please feel free to still apply as the client is happy to consider applications outside of these immediate parameters)