Electronic Design Engineer - Western Ireland

Republic of Ireland
£32088.06 - £38505.67 per annum
21 Jan 2013
18 Feb 2013
Priya Sirpal
Contract Type
Full Time


To work as part of a team designing and developing new products and researching and developing innovative technologies for switchgear and other power control applications


  • Responsible for the design and development of new products from concept to transfer into manufacturing.
  • Liaise with customers to understand their needs and fully capture new product design requirements.
  • Follow a structured new product development process and conduct design reviews at pre-defined stage-gates in the company's NPD process.
  • Design and develop electronic circuitry and electro-mechanical components.
  • Debug prototype designs and ensure that new product designs are robust through the use of design margin evaluation (DME) techniques.
  • Complete design verification testing and ensure that product designs comply with internal company standards and international regulatory standards.
  • Responsible for reliability engineering and dFMEA reviews on new product designs.
  • Participate in DFM reviews for new product designs.


  • Candidates must be qualified to degree level in Electronics Engineering or in a related discipline. A Masters level qualification is desirable.
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in a design and development role in a related field or industry.
  • A strong technical background in one or more of the following is required: -

- analogue circuitry

- power electronics

- electro-mechanical devices

  • Experience in the use of schematic capture, PCB layout tools and in electronic software simulation tools is essential.
  • Methodical approach with excellent problem solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills are essential.
  • Good project management skills.
  • A working knowledge of IPC standards for electronic assemblies and IEC/EN standards for electrical products is desirable.

Please send an upto date CV to Priya Sirpal as soon as possible to be in for a chance to be shortlisted.

To find out more about Huxley Associates please visit www.huxley.com