Electronics Engineer

Recruiter
EDEN SCOTT
Location
Stirling
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
18 Oct 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Electronics Engineer: Eden Scott's client based in the central belt is a specialist medical device company revolutionising, in-vitro diagnostics through flexible assay technologies. As the business draws closer to their product launch they are looking for a talented Electronics Engineer to join their design team. The role: Reporting to the R&D Engineering Director, and working as part of the engineering team, the role will be responsible for driving the development of the Point of Care (POC) instrument design from the lab-based prototype stage to manufacturing design transfer. Key roles and Responsibilities: Be aware of project timelines and contribute to the electronics sections of the project plan with relevant tasks and estimated timescales Create detailed design specifications based on input from product requirements specifications and prototype testing and characterisation Create robust characterisation and test methods to set tolerances and limits on key technical blocks of the instrument design Provide innovative and robust design solutions to identified problem / high risk design areas Peer review electronic design solutions Ensure that the key functional technical blocks of the instrument are developed, tested and iterated in a robust and rapid manner Ensure that the electronic components of the instrument design are integrated into a robust final solution including management of sub-contractor partners where required (PCB fab, board build, component sourcing) Work with the chosen contact manufacture and internal colleagues as appropriate to transfer the electronic product design to manufacturing, inclusive of specifying board stage and any intermediate assembly testing required Ability to develop and execute the required verification and validation activities needed to demonstrate the electronics design has met specification Use or develop competent knowledge in the required electrical regulations applicable to the development of medical devices Skill and Experience: Practical experience in analogue, digital and mixed circuit design. Ability to implement designs in a schematic capture package (e.g. Altium) and generate the associated BOM/s Ability to translate requirements into design specifications. Practical experience in board bring up and debug using appropriate tools and techniques Desirable Skills: Experience in the medical device industry and the application of CE marking directives and applicable device standards Optical fluorescent detection systems Electrochemistry interfacing circuitry Knowledge and design of magnetic circuits Competence in HDL programming for CPLD/ FPGA design (Verilog preferable) The candidate: The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level in Electronics or similar technical discipline with several years industry experience behind them, any exposure to a highly regulated industry like, medical devices, automotive, aerospace etc. would be of considerable interest. In return you can expect a competitive salary + benefits and play a key role in the company's future success with many development opportunities available for the right individual. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity, apply now. To discuss this role in more detail, call Keith Tocher on 01315501130 If this role isn't quite what you are looking for, register your CV at and be the first to hear about our latest opportunities by signing up for our job alerts.

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