Electronics Design Manager

Job Title: Electronics Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Sussex, England
Salary: Flexi time
Start Date: asap
Reference: 73623-ITENG-JNB_1552923160
Contact Name: Janne Bate
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2019 15:32

Job Description

The successful candidate will be hands-on spending approximately 60% of their time on design activities and 40% on management tasks and primarily leading an expanding team (currently 7 electronics / firmware engineers). You will have great communication skills and ably interface with the whole R&D team including software developers, mechanical engineering and product test specialists. In total R&D team consists of 35 professionals.
* Strong team leading/people-management skills and experience
* Well-developed project management capabilities
* Experience in creating new process and best working practices
* Able to drive and shape the New Product Development cycle (NPD)
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Strong debugging and problem-solving skills
* Able to review and write clear product design documents which describe the complete product in detail
* Experience in the design of products for CE and global certification
* Electronic hardware design, cable design, schematic capture, PCB layout, BOM preparation, EMC compliance.
* Design of mixed signal low power, low voltage, low noise sensor circuitry
* Design of embedded digital control circuitry and real-time microcontroller solutions
* Design of stepper and servo motor control circuits
* Experience with industrial networking including Ethernet & EtherCAT
* Strong programming skills in C within small to medium size microprocessor systems (ARM STM32, TI MSP430).
* Experience working with TCP-IP, UDP, CAN, SPI, UART, I2C and USB communication protocols.
* Experience with sensor integration over I2C, SPI, etc
* Experience in VHDL and Intel/Altera FPGA design
* Enthusiasm for continuous learning
* Proficient in the use of Jira and Bitbucket
* Working knowledge of Solidworks Electrical, Solidworks Electrical 3D and Solidworks Mechanical

If you are interested in joining leading designers and manufacturers of quality motion control products please get in touch.