LOCATION OF OFFICE: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
LOCATION OF WORK: Hybrid working. You can work remotely when the project task work suits working remotely.
A successful electronics business in Barnsley, which was voted the ‘most admired company to work for in 2020’ require an Electronics Design Engineer to join their multidisciplined R&D team of twenty engineers.
The company specialises in designing control systems that saves people’s lives. This clear purpose of saving lives and making the world a safer place is felt by all of the companies’ employees, which makes its environment very positive and purposeful.
The company is continuing to see revenue, profit and headcount grow year-on-year, which is testament to the products they produce and the strong customer demand.
With customer queries increasing in the UK and Internationally there is a need to continually invest in new R&D, as there is a need to design new products as well as support and enhance existing products.
For this role you should be an Electronics Design Engineer who has experience working from concept design stage through to EMC test and manufacture.
You should demonstrate excellent Analogue and Digital circuit design skills for embedded microcontroller/ microprocessor-based products. Although this role is predominately electronics focussed, if you can do embedded software there is the opportunity to do this if you wish. There is also the opportunity to do SMPSU power supply design as the company design their own power supplies.
As the products you will be designing are for safety purposes, there is a need to design to safety standards (EN and UL). Any experience designing highly reliable, and safety critical products would be advantageous, but is not essential.
If you are seeking an opportunity to work on varied and exciting work, in a motivational and purposeful environment, whilst also having a great deal of flexibility then this opportunity will be ideally suited.
- Full electronic lifecycle experience (design to EMC)
- Analogue and Digital design
- Microcontroller/ Microprocessor design (8, 16 or 32 bit)
- Communication protocol experience. Ideally RS232 and RS485
- Comfortable working individually and as part of a team
DESIRABLE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
- Altium design
- SMPSU design (the business design their own Power Supplies)
- Embedded C programming
- Renesas microcontroller experience
- Designed products used in Safety Critical/ Hazardous environments