Senior Electronics Engineer

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  • Location:

    Northampton, Northamptonshire

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + Relocation Allowance

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    Jamie Kenward

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Senior Electronics Engineer

+ Northampton based role

+ World leading Electronics company

+ Salary negotiable between £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus and share options

+ Fantastic benefits package & relocation assistance

Senior Electronics Engineer:

Develop and support custom electronics solutions to enable manufacturing and test of electro-optical components. The focus is on the design (hardware and firmware) of data acquisition electronics used by the Software Test team to deploy test systems in operations and R&D.

The role:

  • Design, procure and maintain custom instrumentation for the test of optoelectronic devices used across several manufacturing stages from chip, chip-on-carrier, gold-box and module.

  • Design and document custom electronics hardware (PCBAs) to enable test, alignment, calibration, burn-in and other manufacturing stages in a cleanroom environment.

  • This is a mix of analogue (source-measure circuits) and digital (control) electronics used to drive and measure the performance of electro-optical components.

Your Attributes:

  • PCB design experience both schematic and layout
    • Experience working with any major PCB design software (Mentor, Altium, Cadence)
    • Previous work with 6 layers and above, preferably large complex boards
  • Experience writing firmware for STM32 or other ARM based microcontrollers
    • Embedded systems programming in C
    • Experience writing drivers for SPI and I2C peripherals
  • knowledge of analog circuits
    • Some experience working with opamp circuitry, conditioning, DACs and ADC
    • Some experience using simulation tools (spice simulation)


Relocation package, Private Healthcare, Holiday Purchase, Pension contributions matched + 3%, income protection

Apply now and I will call you to discuss this role in more depth