Electronics Design Engineer / Hardware Engineer - Near Durham

  • Job Reference: 00000020-1
  • Date Posted: 18 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Saxon Recruitment Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Durham, County Durham
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: All Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Steve Saxon
  • Email: steve@saxonrecruitment.com

Job Description

Electronics Design Engineer / Hardware Engineer - Near Durham. 

Commutable from Durham, Northallerton, Sunderland, Washington, Gateshead, Hartlepool. 

Electronic Design, Hardware Design, R&D Design Engineer, PCB, SMPS, Analogue Design, Analogue Power, Low Power, Boost converters, CADStar, MatLAB, Simulink, MathCAD, EMC. 

This award winning established global company are looking for an experienced Electronic Design Engineer / Hardware Engineer / R&D Design Engineer with some experience of PCB Layout, PCB Design and some Testing to work in a multi-disciplined R&D team. 

The Hardware Engineer / Electronic Design Engineer should have an Electronics or Physics Degree with some exposure to Analogue Design, Digital Design, or mathematical analysis of models. You will ideally have experience in a product manufacturing environment and be able to analyse new circuit concepts using tools such as MatLAB, Simulink & MathCAD, or other simulation/ modelling tools. 

As an Electronic Design Engineer / Hardware Engineer you will be involved in the design of next generation advanced devices, NPD, designing products for Industrial Control. You will accompany a product through its complete life cycle; concept, simulation, realisation through to mass production. You will design & develop cost effective reliable circuits across a range of the latest electronic products. 

It would be a bonus if candidates have exposure to Electronic Sensor Applications or Switch Mode Power Supply Design ( SMPS ) though not essential. 

The Tasks for the R&D Design Engineer include : 
• From initial outline specification to design, develop and test cost-effective and reliable circuits across a range of electronic products, for the Sensor industry 
• Design of PCB layouts 
• To take the product from initial concept through to market and subsequent support 
• To work within ISO quality procedures conforming to ISO9001:2015 
• Simulation of initial designs, analysis of fault conditions and protection, testing of prototype and first production units, overseeing the creation of production bills of materials, drawings and test instructions. 

To complement your experience in a demanding design environment the company can offer you career opportunities, technical challenge, and a variety of innovative, interesting, leading edge product developments in this expanding area of electronic product design, allied to the IoT. 

Excellent career opportunities in a stable and highly innovative organisation. Working with R&D and Production, you will contribute to developing ground breaking Electronic Sensor Products in a very friendly work environment. The company has a great culture with a commitment to continuous training & development.