Electronics Design Engineers x 2 - Digital Electronics

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    £350 - £400 per day

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    Phil Johnson

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    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Start date:

    April 2021

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Electronics Design Engineers x 2 - Digital Electronics

+ 6 months initial project - should be long term

+ £350 to £400 per day dependant on experience

+ SC Cleared Position

+ South West based

+ The successful applicant will join the Cyber Security Hardware Engineering department.

The Role:

You will be responsible for specifying, performing and documenting electronics hardware design for allocated elements of the product design architecture, by:

+ Electronics hardware is designed, developed, integrated and tested

+ Appropriate processes, tools and methodologies are used to design and deliver allocated electronics hardware development work packages meeting cost, time and quality targets, agreed with the engineering team leader.

+ Electronics hardware technical design decisions are made within the context of known practices, established precedents and acquired technical expertise.

+ The cost/benefits of design possibilities are understood, enabling appropriate judgement calls to be made.

+ Electronics hardware development plans can be estimated in detail, and resource requirements can be allocated against plans.

Essential experience:

  • Must have an extensive experience of digital design and implementation for data/voice communications equipment or equivalent using high speed microprocessor, memory, FPGA and CPLD components.

  • Must have proven capability to design high-speed electronic equipment that is CE compliant with EMC, Safety and RoHS criteria.

  • Must have excellent electronics hardware development knowledge.

  • Able to carry-out development tasks of up to six months duration with very limited supervision.

  • Must be familiar with high speed digital design standards and techniques.

Essential Skills:

  • Must have a good understanding of requirements capture and of work package definition and estimation.

  • Must be highly self-motivated, articulate, with good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Must have good team working skills.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of electronics hardware development to meet UK approved TEMPEST design criteria.

  • Experience of schematic capture.

  • Experience of PCB layout.

  • Experience of thermal analysis for electronic circuits.

  • Recent experience of using one or more of the following tools:

+ OrCAD Capture/OrCAD PCB Designer