Hardware Engineer

Recruiter
Akton Recruitment
Location
Kent
Salary
£35000 to £40000 Per year
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
05 Dec 2017
Industry
Manufacturing
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Hardware Engineer

Kent

£35k - £40k

Permanent

We are currently looking for an experienced Hardware Engineer who will contribute to the design and development of hardware for a range of electronic equipment that requires embedded control solutions.

Job entails:



* Carry out electronic circuit design using ECAD software; this includes simulation followed by rigorous laboratory testing.
* Supervise and/or carry out PCB layout using appropriate software tools.
* Detailed documentation of designs.
* Compile BOMs for best fit for design requirements re: function, cost and noting implications for and around obsolescence.
* Work with firmware and mechanical engineering disciplines in new project design activities.

Requirements:



* Ability to work independently and also as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
* Exhibit thorough attention to detail.
* Be competent in digital and analogue circuit design.
* Possess good appreciation of design for EMC compliance.
* Possess competent soldering and PCB rework skills.

Essential:



* The successful candidate shall be degree qualified, or HND/HNC, in Electronic Engineering or similar.
* At least 2 years of experience in the design of electronic products

If you are interested and would like to apply, then please send through a copy of your most up-to-date CV, together with a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and reference GST46040, to gsteel@aktonecruitment.com