Senior Electronic Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electronic Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-01
Reference: 79397
Contact Name: Ellie Charlwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2018 17:20

Job Description

My client is an exciting, forward-thinking medical device company based in the North East. Due to rapid expansion they are looking for a Senior Electronics Engineer to join their thriving team. This is a great time to join this company and a fantastic opportunity for an experienced candidate looking to work on some highly innovative medical device projects.

Duties and responsibilities will include –
  • Assisting the Engineering Team Lead in overseeing the electronic engineering team
  • Creation and management of electronic system architectures
  • Overseeing and approval of PCB design
  • Control of embedded firmware development
  • Sourcing components and manufacturers and managing those outsourced projects
Experience and knowledge required –
  • Good understanding of electromechanical fabrications
  • Confident in designing RF signal generators and amplifier systems
  • Experienced with Altium PCB layout system
  • Able to design and build drivers for precision motor control, valve control and temperature control
  • Understanding of silicon device manufacturing
  • Knowledge of techniques for design for manufacture, assembly, test and maintenance
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in product engineering
  • Degree qualified or above

Candidates with a background in the medical device industry would be preferred however this is not essential.