System architect - Portsmouth - £75,000, digital , analogue

ISL Recruitment
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: System Architect
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Location: Fareham + International Travel
Benefits: Bonus, Pension, healthcare + many more

I am working with an international company to help them find a skilled Systems Architect that is seeking a challenging role.

This role will be responsible for designing system architecture definition and development of next generation maXTouch capacitive touch controller ICs. You will be the expert in the system design process: requirements capture, architecture development, system modeling, specification and system validation. Your goal is to be the best in complex system level problem solving and debug.

Job Responsibilities:

*Be the technical lead in translating marketing and system level requirements into hardware and firmware implementation specs.
*The key interface to internal marketing teams and external customers for both technical requirements capture and feature exploration
*Lead system specification process to ensure engineering teams have clear implementation and sign-off targets
*Be responsible for system architecture development, modeling, design and verification
*Drive key technology and architectural choices to appropriately trade-off system cost, feature set, performance and time-to-market
*Conduct system trades analyses to optimize system partitioning
*Define system level validation plans to ensure products meet requirements
*Provide system level support through the product development cycle to ensure time-to-market and product requirements are met
*Oversee the engineering implementation, system integration, reference design and system validation processes
*Mentor and coaches subordinates and colleagues
*Work closely with Project Managers and other core team members to ensure the timely and successful delivery of projects
*Be thought leader in system architecture and design methodologies
*Provide clear and adequate documentation
*Adhere to all company design rules, QA guidelines, and codes of practice
*Support ad hoc activities aimed at achieving business objectives

Job Requirements

*Experience of Mixed Signal, Digital and Analogue system-on-chip products.
*Working knowledge of embedded processors, bus architectures and high speed memories.
*Experience of SOC power modelling and low power system design techniques.
*Experience of SOC area estimation and analysis
*Experience of Matlab (or equivalent) for systems level hardware/software modelling and exploration.
*Extensive experience with low power consumer and embedded systems.
*Working knowledge of mobile consumer devices (handset, tablet, notebooks) and associated platform architecture.
*Ability to leverage global development teams

To apply for this role please call Danielle on or email a CV to danielle @

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.