Senior PCB Layout Engineer

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    Devon, England

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic benefits

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    Jamie Kenward

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    over 2 years ago

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Senior PCB Layout Engineer

+ Devon based role

+ High speed/Dense Multilayer PCBs

+ Mentor Graphics PADs/Solidworks or similar

+ £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + fantastic benefits

+ Relocation allowance available

Our client delivers innovative photonics to accelerate the speed and scale of cloud, networking and advanced manufacturing.

The Role

Design and layout of dense multilayer PCBAs ( Printed Circuit Boards) for integrated optical transceiver modules and test boards.

Work with hardware / mechanical design engineers on schematic capture, component placement and critical signal routing.

  • Host layout design reviews with extended team.

  • Load design files into Agile configuration management system.

  • Interface with internal supply chain engineers and external PCB suppliers and PCBA assembly houses.

  • Ownership of legacy designs and change management as required.

  • Maintain component libraries and work across sites to drive common software tools and processes.

  • Key development tools include Mentor Graphics PADs, CAM350, Polar Si9000 and SolidWorks.


  • Experience in PCBA layout using specified tools ( preferable)

  • Degree (or equivalent) in Electronics Engineering or related subjects.



  • Mentor Graphics PADs, CAM350 and SolidWorks

  • Design of high density, multilayer PCBAs

  • Agile documentation control and change managements systems

  • Design for high volume manufacture


  • Optical components, design and performance

  • Manufacturing processes for optoelectronic devices

  • Polar Si9000 RF impedance modelling software

There will also be opportunity to travel to supplier sites and other locations across the globe.

They offer a competitive salary and provide company benefits such as private medical, pension, health cash plan, plus many more