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Electrical Design Engineer

Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
1 x Electrical role DAYS M-F CARDIFF Hours: 38.75 p/w Days: Monday to Friday Working hours: 07::30 Mon Thu 07::30 Friday Salary £32k Company pension contributions of up to 10%. Free parking on site. Annual leave entitlement of 24 days (+ bank holidays), increasing up to 30 (+ bank holidays) with length of service. Death in service benefit of 4x annual salary. Electrical/Electronic Engineer will operate within a project team and will have technical responsibility for design, development and evaluation tasks, ensuring that their individual project development objectives are met successfully. This position will provide technical assistance to resolve issues and support the project team as required as well as mentor and support junior members of the hardware design section with technical aspects of their work develop and evaluate components and assemblies from concept to MP for new models making sure they comply with the customer requirements, liaising with other areas of R&D to ensure this is fulfilled. Critically evaluate design proposals and participate in peer review meetings. Develop test procedures to validate designs. Study EMC & Signal Integrity issues, identify and eliminate design problems before sample stages. with other teams to deliver the product(s) into production; liaise with other teams/customers/suppliers to work towards a common goal, providing technical support and communication of activities. evidence that the relevant customer,regional (e.g. EN) and general product safety directives are considered where appropriate. Apply technical knowledge to investigate, identify and implement countermeasures and improvements to resolve issues and coordinate development issues; including evaluation failures and changes in requirements. Support the Project and Team Leader to ensure relevant project based AQ and R&D documents (NCL, schedule table, BOM s, etc.) are completed in line with the required processes. Provide Information for the weekly project update (Issued to PMUK management), providing updates on any new or ongoing issues, including appropriate responses and actions being taken. Provide necessary information for technical and strategic meetings and attend and contribute to, the relevant development meetings, both internal and external. Education level and/or relevant experience(s) Degree level qualification in Electrical/Electronic Engineering plus 3 years relevant industry experience, or at least 5 years relevant industry experience in a similar role. Knowledge and skills (general and technical) Experience of Electrical and EMC testing in a design environment and of fault finding to component level Experience of PCB design tools (Zuken CR5000 preferably) & Circuit simulation tools Experience in Analogue/Digital Design Design for Manufacturing - Experience in designing electronics circuits and taking the design from concept to mass production Dealing with sub-contractor assembly houses Design for EMC/ESD and noisy environments Knowledge of project management processes High level problem solving skills with the ability to efficiently resolve technical issues Self-starting with good initiative and able to demonstrate a methodical approach to tasks, with a view to developing own ideas and solutions. Must be an effective team player with a flexible attitude and good communication skills Hands on experience of using electrical and electronic test equipment and tools Excellent knowledge of electrical and electronic circuit theory Experience of soldering and de-soldering (including surface mount components)
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  • Job Reference: 707250412-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
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  • Location: Cardiff, South Glamorgan
  • Salary: £32,000
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent