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Hardware Engineer

Location: Rochester Salary: + Benefits
Sector: Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Adrienne Kettlewell Job Published: 30 days ago

Hardware Engineer - Electronic Design

Based in Rochester you will be working within the Reseacrch and Development department. We are looking for individuals who have a broad hands-on experience in electronic and electronic component/technologies to design, develop and sustain electronic hardware products.

Hardware Engineer - Electronic Design

The Hardware Engineer will be involved in the following but not limited to:

  • Involved in both analog and digital design at system, product and circuit level
  • Involved in Component-level troubleshooting, problem solving and root cause analysis
  • Involved in hardware qualification testing (to include Electro-Magnetic Compatibility and Environmental testing).
  • Involved in analyzing technical/component data sheet to determine alternative components for legacy products.
  • Involved in sustaining engineering, deciding when samples are required for testing versus just comparing parameters on datasheet OR when a PCB change is required versus a just a component drop-in/replacement.
  • Liaise with other hardware engineers, production, and production engineering where necessary.
  • Ensure that designs meet the stated objectives relating to performance, cost and timescale.
  • Ensure that work is carried out within the framework of the company's Production Engineering and Purchasing procedures.
  • Produce prototypes of designs where appropriate.
  • Maintain and update existing product designs and design documentation as required.
  • Involve in some hardware design and development work

Hardware Engineer need's the following Experience to be successful:

  • Degree in an electronics related discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years' proven experience in hardware design, development and sustaining engineering role
  • Hands on experience in analog and digital design at system, product and circuit level.
  • ALTIUM schematic design including best practices and techniques for high-speed interfaces (NAND, NOR memory) designs.
  • Popular microcontrollers/Embedded systems: Microchip, STM32, 8/16/32 bit, ARM Core
  • Knowledge of various/popular electronic components (such as passive components, relays, connectors and active components transistors, op-amps)
  • Popular technologies SPI, I2C, Ethernet, I2S, DAC, ADC, USB, UART, RS232, RS485 communications.
  • EMC and Signal Integrity best practices and techniques
  • Awareness of CPLD or FPGA designs using VHDL
  • Knowledge of electronic test equipment
  • Schematic and Multi-layer PCB design and development

This is a great opportunity for any Hardware Engineer to work for a brilliant company in Rochester.

Please let me know if this interests you


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