Hardware Architect (Iot/Smart City) - 70-80k - Cambridge

Mane Contract Services
£70000 - £80000/annum
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Hardware Architect - 70-80k - Cambridge

I am recruiting on behalf of a leading provider of Street Lightning Remote Control & Monitoring Systems provider for a Hardware Architect to work on a variety of Iot & Smart City projects who are based in Cambridge. My clients systems use UNB radio communications and cellular radio to link street lighting back to central databases & web services in order to allow street lightning to be managed in an energy efficient way. My client is working on a variety of Smart City and Iot (Internet of things) projects so if this type of work excites you then this is the company for you.

Role of a Hardware Architect

- Create, improve, maintain hardware systems requirements and architectures specifications for my my clients devices
- Project manage hardware developments through to key delivery to manufacture, normally through outsourced development, however, we are looking to grow this area of the company which will give you the opportunity to be a team leader should that be in your career goals
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to positively communicate at all levels

We are looking for somebody to have the following experience:

- Project Management experience including working with suppliers
- Worked in a variety of roles in Hardware Development
- Experience of creating rapid product prototypes
- Experience of Digital Electronic PCB Development
- High level knowledge of radio design and mechanical design
- Specifying hardware requirements to a level that Sub Contractors can easily develop
- 2.1 Degree in Electronics would be great but specific industry experience is more valuable to us


- Ability to learn new technologies quickly
- Detailed experience of Radio and Mechanical Design
- Experience of wide area wireless networks and protocols such as cellular or LPWA
- Line Management Experience

This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovating company who are market leaders in their sector. Apply now for immediate review