Senior Hardware Engineer (Electrical)

Location
Middlesex
Salary
£40000 - £46000 per annum + bonuses
Posted
02 Mar 2017
Closes
20 Mar 2017
Ref
1140049
Contact
Steven Mitchell
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Permanent
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company. You might be looking for an increase in responsibilities, or you might be looking to step sideways into a company that employs over 10,000 people worldwide. Either way, this employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Middlesex.

Job Purpose:
Responsible for complex design and development tasks and hardware engineering of high grade cryptographic equipment.

Scope/dimensions:
- May have line management responsibility.
- The successful candidate will be expected to coach and mentor more junior engineers on an informal basis only.

Key Responsibilities:
- Responsible for complex design and development tasks.
- Expected to be able to liaise with customers and external bodies as needed.
- Identify cost-effective solutions in terms of both development time and materials.
- Actively encourage and propose ideas for improvement.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
- Competent with schematic capture and understands how to constrain layout using rules/classes/groups.
- Understands best practice in probing techniques and pragmatically applies the correct probing
- Can optimise complicated circuits to achieve power reduction.
- Can analyse performance across process, voltage and temperature variations.
- Understands signal integrity problems and can select appropriate terminations.
- Understands power distribution networks and strategies
- Can devise HW architecture to meet requirements
- Uses advanced SPICE techniques to ensure circuits are modelled against variable parameters.
- Determines verification test requirements and devises appropriate test plans.
- Understands best practice design for EMC and TEMPEST and can resolve seemingly conflicting requirements based on electromagnetic theory.
- Can optimise PCB stack-up design.
- Understands electronic assembly failure modes.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk