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Senior Digital Design Engineer

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • £30.00 - £35.00 per hour

Senior Digital Design Engineer

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Senior Digital Design Engineer.

The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to apply a breadth of design expertise and knowledge to generate predominately digital design solutions for both new products and technology insertions into legacy products.

Key Responsibilities

  • Detailed digital circuit design including component selection, evaluation, simulation, schematic capture, and preparing guidance for PCB design teams.
  • Design verification using a combination of simulation, analysis, and test techniques including support to EMC test houses and customer installations.
  • Generate design documentation and technical reports.
  • Interfacing with related disciplines including EMC, systems engineering, mechanical/thermal engineering, Integrated Logistics Support, Safety, Product Data Management, and manufacturing areas.
  • Be capable of generating detailed designs from concept to completion and addressing a range of engineering issues.
  • Use experience gained to support the peer review process across the whole product
  • Adherence to Engineering Lifecycle and contributing to progress, peer, and design reviews.
  • Take an active role in technical team meetings
  • Assist in the development of higher-level system designs as necessary
  • Assist in the development of technical requirement specifications
  • Support system integration activities

Key skills & qualifications

  • A degree in Electronic Engineering or strongly related subject.
  • Experience of generating component level PCB designs for introduction into volume production.
  • Experience of board-level digital design including processor interfacing, memory devices, PLD interfacing etc.
  • Experience of design proving, integration, and defect resolution.
  • Experience of gathering of evidence to support acceptance, fitness for purpose, legislative requirements, and safety.
  • Able to estimate and work within cost and timescales constraint

Desirable Skills

  • Previous experience of operating in a defence or high safety integrity environment.
  • Experience of ADC/DAC devices and techniques
  • Knowledge/experience of DSP techniques
  • Experienced in digital interface techniques such as UARTs, SPI, I2C, Ethernet etc.

What we’re looking for in you

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must understand detailed technical instructions and be able to communicate complex technical information to others.
  • Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.
  • Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Location: Portsmouth

Rate: £35.53 per hour (Inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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