Hardware Electronics Engineering

Location: Stafford, Staffordshire Salary: £40 - £45 per hour +
Sector: Engineering Type: contract

Description: Skills and Experience:

* Strong all-round knowledge and understanding of electronic components, circuit design and principles.

* High power Analogue electronic circuit design

* High-speed digital design and PCB layout skills

* Strong control electronics/PCB debugging skills

* Design for excellence (DFX) (e.g. manufacturing, cost, size, weight, efficiency, performance, test, maintenance)

* Specification & report writing and reviewing

* Design, routine test, type test and verification specification

* Ability to interact with other engineering disciplines and good at sharing knowledge * Good communication skills, fluent in English.

* EHS compliance ability Advantageous:

* Knowledge/understanding of high-power and high-voltage control and protection circuit requirements.

* Power electronic components (IGBTs, thyristors, passive components)

* Experience with Altera and Microsemi (Actel) FPGA devices and design tools (Quartus, Libero etc)

*FPGA Firmware (Verilog) programming, debugging and verification skills

* High Voltage engineering

* Proven ability in product design, validation and industrialisation

* Prior experience in a manufacturing environment

* Prior experience of supplier chain integration (e.g. technical communication, clause-by-clause review, production line audit)

Specific Abilities:

* Strong interpersonal, and communication skills

* Self-motivating, proactive and results driven approach

* Strong problem-solving and root cause identification skills

* Able to work to deadlines with high quality

* Ability to synthetize complex issues and come up with solutions

*Proficient in the English language, written and verbal. Other languages are bonus.

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales