Electronics Design Engineer

Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
Competitive hourly rate
Posted
06 Apr 2017
Closes
04 May 2017
Ref
1141458
Contact
Dale Williams
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Electronics Design Engineer required, depending upon the stage of the project, perform a range of electronic design tasks, including negotiation of sub-system requirements, derivation of circuit architectures, circuit design and analysis, schematic entry using Zuken schematic editor, produce design documentation, achieve manufacture of prototypes and initial test of these, defining and performing formal testing including supporting environmental and EMC trials, produce design statement and test reports that contribute to the evidence Requirement for certification of the product.

The contract is initially for 6 months (on-going thereafter). Competitive hourly rate offered by the department.

This work will be achieved to time and budget under the direction of the Electronics Design Authority. Dependent upon the specific project task and technology used, a range of skills will be considered including, digital and microprocessor design, analogue design from low to RF frequencies, power electronics design including some power supply design.
Note that FPGA design is covered in a separate sub-contract role. The role requires candidates to be self-starters, have the ability to influence and interface throughout the organisation and to be able to organize and plan their own work.

Candidates must be willing to undergo a security vetting procedure.