Embedded Systems Development Engineer

Walsh Employment
From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Embedded Systems Development Engineer£40-45k plus relocation package availableTelford

A family owned business that has been operating in the Telford area for over 25 years. We have a requirement for an embedded systems development engineer to assist the development of new products and to maintain the company’s existing range of electronic products.
Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team the successful candidate will work on connected digital signage and related infrastructure / system components.
The company produces high reliability systems for sign lighting and for road side control applications.
Essential Skills and Work Experience
-Design experience of embedded systems of at least 5 years-Experience of embedded device operating systems e.g. Windows 10 Core IoT, Linux, RToS etc-Prototyping and PCB design-Experience in writing firmware and software in Python / C / C++ / Assembler or other suitable language-Design experience in analogue system, and digital circuit design
This is a greenfield project and in summary the role involves:--Validating and selecting suitable systems and components oOperating systems Win IoT, Linux or RToSoInitial development systems-Establish a software development environment-Designing-Developing-Prototyping-Testing
Experience in the following would be beneficial:- -transferring design to manufacture-technical support
Person specification: Electronic Design Engineer
Education and qualification
-Educated to degree level or equivalent in Electronic Engineering or equivalent subject.

Desirable skills / Full job specification
1 Digital circuit designs-Micro-controller design-Micro controller circuits for modem control-Firmware for micro controllers-Working with professional electronic CAD tools
2 Printed Circuit Design-Ability to design printed circuit boards:- layouts, component placement and tracking-Digital, analogue and mixed layouts etc. as required
3 Designing and writing firmware for-Device control systems-Interfacing with communication products low power radio, modems, GPRS modems etc-Experience in writing firmware and software in Python / C / C++ / Assembler or other suitable language
4 Peripheral / support system design-Low power radio systems-Communications products-Security protocols-Understanding the factors affecting the selection of communication sub-systems & families, protocols etc.
5 Design Validation-Producing professional test plans for new electronic product validation (Design Assurance Tests)-Validating designs by performing Design Assurance Tests
6 Designing for EMC-Familiar with designing for reduction of EMC -Familiar with best practice for designing for reduction of EMC issues-Knowledge of EMC standards, directives and their practical application-Demonstrable experience of resolving product EMC issues
7 Specifications and written work-producing written specifications for Design Assurance Tests -producing written test plans and test in accordance with plan-producing and maintaining test documentation in line with companies new product introduction process
8 Testing and certification-Driving product through EMC certification-Liaise with EMC testing houses re testing and product compliance-Familiar with process of obtaining UMSUG coding-Electronics product testing - knowledge of JEDEC or other testing standards would be beneficial

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