Matchtech

Electronics Hardware Development Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Maldon
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
28 Apr 2017
Closes
26 May 2017
Ref
376956
Contact
Isabelle Eustace
Discipline
Electronic
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The opportunity is for a Hardware Design Engineer with Analogue and Digital Electronics Design Engineering experience, exposure to FPGA Design or PCB Design is desirable but not essential.

The products are designed using innovative ‘fault-tolerant’ and ‘failsafe’ architectures and must conform to exacting safety standards for Functional Safety (IEC 61508), Hazardous Areas (ATEX/IECEx) and other statutory and regulatory requirements as needed.

The main responsibilities for the role include:
• Taking supplied Hardware requirements and working to complete detailed design for Analogue and Digital applications from conception to inception.
• Schematics capture and Component selection.
• Supporting Design Reviews/FMEA as appropriate
• Supporting and coordinating outsourced elements, such as PCB layout
• Supporting V&V and product testing activities including functional, environmental and EMC tests.

The ideal candidate has experience of some of the following:
• Strong Hardware Design experience within industry. Proven experience in Hardware Design for safety related equipment is desirable
• Experience in the use of Mentor DxDesigner and Orcad schematic capture software.
• Knowledge of Mentor PADS and Expedition PCB layout tools is desirable.
• Knowledge of IEC61508:2010 is highly desirable
• Design for manufacturing experience advantageous
• A good team worker capable of contributing positively to multidisciplinary design teams, but also capable of operating proactively individually if required.
• Experience with DOORs or other requirements traceability tools is desirable

If you would like to know more, please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Matchtech are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.