Electronics Engineer - Bristol

Jul 20, 2018
Jul 23, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Electronics Engineer


The Role

A world leader in Distributed Acoustic Sensing is looking for a Electronics Engineer to join their team based at their facility in Portishead.

The purpose of the Electronics Engineer is to design electronic hardware, including PCBs, circuit elements and contributing to system-level design, ensuring the internal design and documentation processes are followed, and taking "ownership" of the design process for particular PCBs.

Key Accountabilities

* Ownership of individual PCB projects:

* Documentation of specifications, test requirements and design intent in line with design procedures
* Schematic-level design
* Liaise with mechanical design team to ensure PCB designs are compatible with physical constraints
* Liaise with Test engineer to ensure design for test is considered
* Liaise with external layout contractors to obtain designs which are functionally appropriate, and meet the mechanical requirements

* Verification and development of electronic circuit designs using schematic-level simulation, optimisation of candidate designs and numerical / analytical analysis of critical circuit elements
* Participate in design reviews in accordance with Design Procedure - both for "owned" PCB projects, and to review the work of other engineers.
* Peer review of technical documentation (eg test procedures, review checklists, manufacturing instructions/drawings)

Key Capabilities/Knowledge

* Strong fundamental understanding of digital & analogue electronics
* Knowledge of signal integrity and design for EMC
* Use of schematic capture using electronic CAD packages
* Strong verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills
* Self-motivated and able to track and complete many tasks without close supervision

Experience & Qualifications

* Degree in relevant technical discipline: preferably Electronic Engineering.
* 2+ years' experience of Electronics Design, ideally including high-speed digital devices
* Experience with FPGAs, high speed memory devices and fast ADCs advantageous
* Proven ability to work successfully within design constraints.
* Experience using electronic lab equipment to make measurements on and for test and debugging of electronic circuits

How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity and feel that you meet the requirements, apply online today to be considered for an interview!