Senior Electronics Engineer

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  • Location:

    Towcester, Northamptonshire

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, Relocation

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Start date:

    April 2021

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Senior Electronics Engineer

+ Northampton based role

+ World leading Electronics company

+ Salary negotiable between £40,000 to £65,000 + bonus and share options

+ Fantastic benefits package & relocation assistance

Job Description:

* Exciting and rewarding electronics design role to support the manufacture/test of new semiconductor and fibre optics products across the world

* The role is a mix of PCB design (schematic and layout), firmware and some software (typically drivers and GUIs)

* The role is to create a wide range of mix analog-digital electronics and low-level firmware/software to support manufacture and test of new products across the company

* Diverse, creative and full solution development role

Minimum requirements:

* MEng in Electronic Engineering or equivalent preferred but BEng with relevant experience will be considered

* PCB design experience both schematic and layout

- Experience working with any major PCB design software (Mentor, Altium, Cadence, Eagle)

* Experience writing firmware for ARM-based and/or other microcontrollers

- Embedded systems programming in C

- Experience with SPI and I2C peripherals

* Knowledge of analog circuits

- Some experience working with OPAMP circuitry, signal conditioning, DAC and ADC

- Some experience using spice simulation tools

* Some software experience (preferably C#, C++ or

- Typically GUIs and drivers to control hardware

* 3-10 years' experience

- Prefer candidates with less than 5 years and the right background - early career

- But also open to more experienced candidates

* Good work ethic, team player, sociable, energetic, hands on

Valued Skills:

* Experience in Electronics Engineering consultancy - for the varied projects and mixed job role

* Experience with analog test and measurement circuits (source measure circuits)

* Experience designing and/or using instrumentation

* Experience in C# (or other Microsoft .NET languages like VB.Net or C++)

* Experience with FPGAs, VHDL and soft cores - not critical

* Experience with fast links between PC and electronics equipment - not critical


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