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Electronics Design Engineer

Salary £40k – £45k depending on experience, Pension, BUPA healthcare


Purpose:

Engineer to join our R&D team, taking on hardware design, system design, and other related activities. This position is an excellent opportunity for an experienced design engineer to make a key difference in improving people’s lives. The role will be focussed on designing innovative new products to work alongside the latest versions of our existing product range.


Location:


Head office (Enfield House, Burton Road, Derby)


Reports to: Head of R&D & Chief Engineer


Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct technical research
  • Produce design justification reports
  • Collaborate in/undertake development projects
  • Design, build and test prototype products
  • Design, build and produce test schedules for prototype test rigs
  • Assist in the transfer of prototype designs to manufacture
  • Assist in the production of product support documentation
  • Assess existing products to identify potential areas for future improvements
  • Assist our electronics technicians with fault repairs on our current products
  • Provide second-line support to the Chief Engineer
  • Maintain awareness of emergent technologies and their possible applications
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety rules & legislation
  • Adhere to ISO9001 and company quality procedures
  • Attend training courses, as required
  • Promote the goodwill and ethos of the company
  • Other duties designated by the Head of R&D or Board of Management, as required


Essential:

  • Thorough knowledge analogue & digital electronics, including RF
  • Experience of full product lifecycle, from initial design to customer support
  • Multi-layer PCB design experience
  • Thorough knowledge of EMC issues, their origins, and resolution
  • Good knowledge of microprocessor architecture and communication protocols

Desirable:

  • Experience in developing for / good understanding of embedded devices, including Microchip PIC
  • Experience in developing for / basic understanding of Real Time Operating Systems

Hours of work:

08:30-17:00 Monday – Friday with one hour for lunch

Annual Leave:

23 days annual leave per year plus Public Holidays. 1 additional day of annual leave
per year served with company, up to a maximum of 5

Clothing:

Smart casual. Any safety clothing you are required to wear must also be worn as
applicable.

How to apply

Please send all CV’s to recruitment@alertergroup.com

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