Contract 13months Electronics Design Engineer

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Design Engineer – Fixed Term

Location: Leeds

£Competitive Salary plus benefits

Duration: Fixed Term Contract - 13
Months

Our
Client is a successful and agile company built around an excellent engineering
team involved in the design, development and manufacture of rugged electronics
devices.

The
company has one northern and one southern branch,employs about 130 people

With
an international market presence, ambitious plans for continued growth and
industry leading technologies, our client is at the forefront of our market
place.

This
is a rare opportunity in the local marketplace for a creative and capable
engineer to help devise and design industry leading products.

Job summary

You
will be working closely with a mixed discipline team of engineers including
electronic hardware engineers, FPGA designers, RF designers, embedded engineers
and mechanical engineers, to produce the companies next generation of complex,
space constrained digital and RF systems.

As
an electronic design engineer you will be involved in digital and analogue
design, embedded processor systems, power supply design, with the potential to
be involved in RF and Antenna design and optimisation.

You
will participate in peer design reviews, have a can-do attitude and be willing
to rise to the challenge of designing, debugging, validating and documenting
complex systems to tight timelines

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

Essential

  • At least 2 years’ experience in an electronic
    hardware design role
  • BSc degree in Electronics Engineering or
    related discipline
  • Strong Analogue or Digital electronic design
    skills
  • Knowledge of power supply design including
    switched mode PSUs
  • Schematic Capture
  • Appreciation of complex PCB layout challenges
    and mechanical constraints
  • Platform integration and debugging across
    engineering disciplines to bring products to market
  • Prototype PCBA ‘bring-up’, debug,
    troubleshooting of circuit or manufacturing issues, verification
  • Strong written and verbal communication
    skills
  • Electronics Design Engineer

Desirable

  • RF or Antenna design skills (ADS and CST
           design packages)
  • Low Power Analogue and Digital design
  • PCB Layout (Altium designer or similar
           package)
  • Familiarity with embedded firmware design
           including use of an RTOS
  • Knowledge of communications and networking
           systems (wired and wireless)
  • Experience designing for manufacturability
           and testability
  • Knowledge of design for EMC
  • Design and documentation of safety related
           systems
  • Knowledge of reliability engineering

Key
competencies

  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
  • Influence
  • Attention to Detail
  • Decision Making
  • Planning
  • Flexibility/ Change Orientation
  • Relationship Building/ Team Approach
  • Self-Motivation & Resilience
  • Innovation