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Principal Hardware Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH121337
  • Location: England, Essex
  • Sector: Electronic Engineering, Defence
  • Salary: benefits
  • Date posted: 22/02/2018
This vacancy has now expired.
Job Title: Principal Hardware Engineer
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Location: Essex

In this leadership role you will be tasked with developing a range of different complex Hardware products throughout the entire product lifecycle. Starting from the initial concept all the way through to production.


*Full lifecycle digital and analogue circuit design
*The product development responsibilities include requirement capture, prototyping/risk reduction experiments
*Schematic capture and PCB Layout (Mentor Graphics)
*Circuit simulation (LTSpice, Hyperlynx)
*Lead the design review process, engaging with other engineering departments as well as manufacturing when necessary
*Devise and implement all design verification tests with all of the supporting documentation required
*Work with niche technologies such as Lasers and RF

Key Skills

*Degree from a relevant field such as Electronics Engineering or Physics
*Good knowledge of analogue and mixed signal circuit design using LTSpice
*Background in digital circuit design, including boards that encompass highly complex FPGAs
*Extensive PCB design experience, ideally with Mentor Graphics
*Knowledge of both System level and sub-system integration and debug


*Electro-Optics experience
*Knowledge of Linear, SMPS and Filter Design
*Knowledge of Matlab and Simulink
*Experience of quality, safety, reliability and testability
*Prior knowledge of RF and Lasers

If you are interested in being considered for the aforementioned Principal Hardware Engineer vacancy then please do submit an application.

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