PCB Design Engineer

Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Callie Warner

PCB Design Engineer

PCB Design Engineer needed to join a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of advanced electronic materials based in Milton Keynes.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the PCB Design Engineer will include:

* Create and maintain PCB layouts, producing the necessary assembly drawings and Gerber data for our PCB suppliers.
* Generate and maintain technical documentation in accordance with our procedures, including BOMs, specifications, and assembly instructions.
* A degree of mechanical design work in relation to product fixtures and fittings (cases, bobbins, packaging, production/test fixtures etc.).
* Create and maintain component libraries.
* Develop and maintain design Rules for PCB layouts.
* Work with the cross functional team to ensure all mechanical assemblies are compatible with product /process design.
* Check drawings and documents.
* Take on other work as necessary to support the company's activities.
* To produce and amend technical documentation in relation to the design and manufacture of DC-DC converters and AC-DC converters, specialising in PCB layout.

What you need to be the successful PCB Design Engineer:

In order to be the successful PCB Design Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:


* A minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar role with a solid understanding of PCB layouts.
* Knowledge of modern electronic assembly processes, including PCB manufacturing processes.
* A suitable aptitude for documentation control, methodical, meticulous, with an eye for attention to detail.
* IT literate including familiarity with MS office software.
* The ability to multi-task and cope with a degree of pressure in a professional engineering environment.
* An ability to work accurately to defined timescales.

Desireable but not essential:

* HND in Electronic Engineering or a related discipline.
* Familiar with mechanical design of power converters, relating to manufacturability, EMI/EMC and thermal constrains.
* Experience with Pads Layout PCB software.
* Experience with AutoCAD 2D software.
* Experience with SolidWorks 3D CAD software.
* Experience with FEA tool for thermal analysis.
* Knowledge of UL60950 and UL60601 safety standards.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a PCB Design Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

Similar Jobs

Design Manager

Abingdon, Oxfordshire £45000 - £50000 per annum

Senior Design Manager

Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire £65000 - £80000 per annum

Senior Design Manager

Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire £65000 - £80000 per annum

Hardware-Firmware Engineer

Chelmsford, Essex £55000 - £65000 per annum + Ben's

Maintenance Engineer

Farnborough, Hampshire Negotiable