Electronics Design Engineer

Job Title: Electronics Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72671-ENGIN-EES_1539620530
Contact Name: Emma Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 15, 2018 17:22

Job Description

Electronics Design Engineer

Role Summary:

A world leader in the design and development of sensors and instrument products which are developed in house, you'll be exposed to the whole development lifecycle, as well as getting the buzz of seeing your products manufactured and sold to customers.

Essential Responsibilities:

As an Engineer you will be expected to resolve problems through the application of acquired expertise guided by precedent. You will work together with people from the business unit under guidance to assist in resolving and giving explanations on technical issues.

* Design and development of precision analogue and digital control and measurement systems to be used in a wide range of industrial applications
* Design Change Initiation and implementation in accordance with business procedures
* Manufacturing technical support and provide solutions for production related problems
* High standard of documentation for evidence of conformity and technical explanation
* Generation and Review of design specifications and requirements capture
* Ability to work across continents with remote engineering and sales teams
* Supporting external customers, internal sales and marketing functions
* Continually develop and advance internal operating procedures


* Degree or equivalent qualification in Electronic Engineering
* Proven ability in low power analogue and mixed signal circuit design and analysis, and ideally knowledge of digital protocols such as CAN, I2C, RS485, MODbus and ethernet
* Experience with PCB design, schematic capture and circuit simulation tools (Altium, PADS)
* Experience of Design for Manufacturing and Design for Test
* Knowledge of EMC design principles
* Strong time management skills
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Software packages (Word, Excel, Power point etc)
* Demonstrate excellent communication skills with customers and team members

Desired Characteristics:
* Electronic instrumentation and/or portable product development experience
* Knowledge of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi protocols
* Embedded systems, Power systems, FPGA and CPLD design experience
* Intrinsically Safe product design experience for hazardous applications

Excellent benefits and development opportunities within this company for the right people.