Electronics Design Engineer

Computer Futures
Sevenoaks District
£35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits package
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A specialist independent manufacturer and supplier of precision optical equipment to the defence and broadcast industries is seeking an Electronics Design Engineer. You will be joining a small design team developing innovative and intelligent products. Your key responsibilities: You will design and develop Printed Circuit Boards, including component selection, schematics entry, footprint and layout. You will work closely with production and subcontractors to ensure that the electronic drawing and document packages are sufficient for production. You will develop new technologies and key electrical / electronic components utilised in current and possible future products. Very proficient manufacture of prototype boards for proof of concept. You will investigate and solve electronic product design and production problems on legacy products with subcontractors and all manufacturing departments. You will recommend and implement any necessary modifications to new designs at all stages of the development process, especially following initial prototype test results. Skills & Experience: A developed understanding of components, materials & processes. A strong applied electronics theoretical background. Keen practical interest in mechanical / electronic matters. Strong I.T. skills including Word, Excel. An interest in the advancement of production techniques in a fast moving challenging environment Benefits: 25 days holiday Pension Life Assurance Cover Working Hours 9am 5pm 1 hour daily for lunch In order to apply please click the apply button below, or call Jordan on ##### ######for a confidential discussion about this role. Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Advertised through Zoek Advertised through Zoek 42933.