Senior Electronics Engineer - Newcastle

Recruiter
CK Group
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Posted
12 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Alex Tosney is recruiting for a Senior Electronics Engineer to join a highly innovative & multinational company. This life sciences and medical device manufacturer are recruiting on a permanent basis with a competitive salary and benefits package. The successful candidate will be based at the clients' headquarters in Newcastle upon Tyne.

The main purpose for this Senior Electronics Engineer vacancy is the requirement to develop the electronic engineering solutions for research and commercial development of our portable molecular diagnostic platform, through the creation and management of electronic system architectures, overseeing and approval of PCB design, and control of embedded firmware development.

Further responsibilities include:
· To work within a team of scientists and engineers developing portable molecular diagnostic device and molecular diagnostics assays for a range of diseases.
· To interact with, and ensure excellent communication within R&D groups and external engineering partners.
· Creation and management of electronic system architectures, overseeing and approval of PCB design, and control of embedded firmware development
· To assist the Engineering Team Lead in mentoring and guiding the intermediate and Junior Electronic Engineers
· This role will also be required to not only work within the development team based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, but also work as part of a wider research group; with other laboratories and partners globally.

The Senior Electronics Engineer should have the following skills and experience:
· Good understanding of MEMS fabrications
· Experience of designing RF signal generator and amplifier systems
· Experience with Altium PCB CAD layout system.
· Experience with designing and building drivers for precision motor control and valve control
· Experience with designing and building drivers for precision temperature control
· MSc or equivalent in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or similar
· Experience with embedded software and I/O
· Experience of MEMS fabrications
· Experience of interfacing to embedded controllers
· Understanding of electrical field generation and electrode design
· Experience of fluid interface electronics

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference TC41644 in all correspondence

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