Graduate Electronics Design Engineer - 2018

Covent Garden
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a number of vacancies with an exciting start-up company based within Central London. The company are looking to revolutionise the way we use the internet and are looking for a number of exceptional, self-motivated Hardware Design Graduates who thrive on delivering amazing results and relish being thrown in at the deep end. We need self-motivated and highly ambitious electronics engineers who enjoy the prospect of enormous technical challenges, who thrive on delivering amazing results and who relish being thrown in at the deep end. You will have a unique opportunity to work from initial concept through to a globally adopted solution. We're looking for engineers who want to make a difference, to be empowered and to see the results of their efforts. Successful applicants should have a 2.1 or 1st in a relevant engineering, maths or science degree from a top university. Candidates must be versatile and show knowledge/experience in FPGA design implementation, including the following areas: * VHDL programming * FPGA PCB design * DDR memory and Ethernet interfaces * High speed (>500 Mbps) buses * Timing constraint entry * Timing closure Knowledge of the following areas will also be highly beneficial: * Digital PCB design of multilayer (8+) boards * Embedded Linux systems * Linux kernel drivers * Bootloader development * Android platform development * Network switching and L2/L3 security design * 3D CAD * Thermal design considerations (overall system dynamics, heatsinks) * Chassis design The role includes close interaction across the entire engineering team as well as commercial aspects of the business. Where appropriate, you will be expected to assist in technical pre-sales activities and contribute to customer proposals. As a start-up, there will also be plenty of opportunity to get involved in the broader business - user interface design, marketing and recruitment are just a few examples. This is a unique opportunity to join a start-up business that has extremely experienced founders and financial backing from internationally renowned entrepreneurs.