Electronics Engineer

Recruiter
Terry Parris Associates
Location
Crawley, West Sussex
Salary
£30000 - £38000/annum
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Confirmation of Vacancy
4018TPP
Job Title: Electronics Design Engineer
Job Summary

An Electronics Engineer with the duties of designing products to meet company quality standards and fulfilling customer requirements.
Generally working within a project team of Electronic and/or Mechanical engineers you will be involved in all areas of the development cycle: -
• Initial conception and evaluating different solutions
• Selecting and testing relevant technologies
• Schematic design
• Simulations
• PCB circuit design and Layouts
• Organizing Prototypes for evaluation (PCB & PCBAs)
• Writing of embedded software
• Design verification and assurance

Candidate Specification:
• You will need to design products to suit company and suppliers manufacturing processes and capabilities. Work with other engineering team members during the design stage to ensure products are commercially viable
• You will need to be able to follow all company procedures and good engineering office working practices. You will need to design products to meet predetermined specifications such as BOM cost targets as well as product performance targets
• Manage your projects and workload to ensure you keep track of progress against predetermined schedules and project milestones.
• Review electronic parts and assemblies to ensure they are fit for purpose and meet design specifications
• You will work closely with other departments (or sub-departments) to ensure all aspects of the project are communicated effectively
• Assist in conducting general design reviews within the engineering department.
• You will have to use good engineering communications skills, as conversing with engineers based at different sites is common place (UK, US, China). This would be via e-mail, conference call, video call, etc
• Also some design and building of in-house testing equipment for the production line. As well as providing swift hands on support of current and old production test equipment if production line issues occur

Primary Responsibilities
• Electronics Engineering product design
• Management of project to timelines
• Produce progress reports for all aspects of the projects
• Design, Build and test of own prototype electronic and electro-mechanical assemblies
• Fault finding to component level on analogue, digital and embedded microprocessors technologies

Qualifications/Skills/Experience

Essential
• Minimum of at least two years of hands on design experience plus degree in Electronic Engineering. Preferably 2i or Higher.
• Proven track record and experience as a Senior Electronics Engineer.
• Excellent schematic design and PCB layout.
• Good knowledge and experience of both the hardware and software (assembly language or C) aspects of 8-16 bit microcontroller based design.
• Experience in the design & development of electro-mechanical assemblies, (analogue & digital).
• Experience in designing electronics from a blank canvas is a real advantage as is experience within an R&D environment.
• Excellent Design office knowledge and good working practices.
• Comprehensive understanding of Product design life cycle.
• Ability to work with other members and departments for the good of the project.
• The ability to manage your workload.
• Competency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and outlook essential.
• Orcad Capture and Layout

Desirable
• Knowledge of stepper motors
• LED control
• LCD integration and AD boards
• USB
• PIC Microcontrollers

Perm £30k-38k Location: Crawley 4018TPP