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Principal Electronics Design Engineer

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • reflects experience

Principle Electronics Design Engineer

Opportunity for a Principal Electronics Design Engineer with a growing organisation in the Defence (Naval & Air) sector. Working closely with clients you will be instrumental in solution design and development working on a variety of projects.

Seeking a broad background in electronics deign and highly experienced in the design of innovative, high reliability and low power consumption electronic circuits taking into account component obsolescence and manufacture-ability.

Key experience sought:

  • Electronics related degree or significant demonstrable experience
  • Highly proficient in the design and layout (ideally using Altium) of innovative, high-reliability, power-efficient electronic circuits for use in demanding environments
  • In depth understanding of the principles of designing for success in EMC testing
  • Experience of designing PCB assemblies with JTAG interfaces
  • Experience of electronics packaging design
  • Experience of working with various micro controllers and associated micro code
  • Experience of designing for test
  • Experience of designing functional test and establishing and documenting test coverage
  • Experience of analogue circuit design for sensors and interfaces
  • Able to identify and assess power/battery solutions for demanding environments
  • Able to estimate work effort with reasonable accuracy, and finish on time without close supervision
  • Pro-active problem solver and out-of-box thinker

Additional skills of key interest:

  • Experience of electronics cooling simulation software (ideally SolidWorks Electronics Cooling)
  • Knowledge/experience of designing Intrinsically Safe circuits
  • Practical LabView experience
  • Experience of working with C++ and/or C for microcontrollers
  • Practical exposure to software programming
  • Knowledge or proven ability to interpret defence standards
  • Experience in a fast-paced Aerospace or Defence Quality manufacturing environment desirable.

Principle Electronics Design Engineer

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