Senior Hardware Design Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : 101161
Location: England, Hertfordshire
Sector: Electrical, Electronic & Harness, Automotive
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Date posted: 13/02/2017
Job Title: Senior Hardware Design Engineer
Salary: up to £50,000 + benefits
An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Hardware Design Engineer to join one of leading Tier 1 Automotive companies based in the UK.
My client is looking for an Engineer to develop quality hardware products that conform to both cost and their stringent quality standards.
You will also be required when necessary to travel to customer sites both in the United Kingdom and abroad.
Responsibilities for the position of Senior Hardware Design Engineer
*Full life cycle Hardware Design from product development through to manufacture
*Fill in as the Hardware Lead Engineer when required
*Be able to liaise with outsourcing suppliers
*To prepare, update and establish the departments Quality Management System procedures and complete the necessary instructions as required.
*To perform any other relevant duties as required
Requirements for the position of Senior Hardware Design Engineer
*Degree in Electronics or any other relevant field
*Must have extensive Automotive experience
*A strong background in Design as well as an exposure to a high volume manufacturing environment
*Good knowledge with hardware design tools for schematics capture and simulation (preferably Mentor Graphics Expedition Flow & Hyperlynx)
*Knowledge of EMC compliance
*Knowledge of power electronics devices at PCB level
*Knowledge of thermal management
*Good understanding of electronics manufacturing (design for manufacturing, design for testing)
*Knowledge of any of the following: Power Distribution, Power Conversion, Switching, DC - DC, Heads up displays/ LCD or Microcontrollers
*Knowledge of communication protocols for the automotive market (e.g. CAN, J1850, LIN etc.)
*Basic understanding of electronics software design and mechanical design (beneficial)
If you are interested in the aforementioned Senior Hardware Design Engineer then please do submit an application.
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