Hardware Engineer

Posted 17 October by Premier Recruiting Services Limited
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There is now a vacancy for a Hardware Engineer to join a leading manufacturing company in Rochester, Kent. Salary package for the Hardware Engineer is up to £38,000 + benefits.

Hardware Engineer - Role Purpose:

To design and develop new hardware for the company’s range of products and to support existing products. Role reports to the R&D Manager.

Hardware Engineer - Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Design and develop hardware for products and associated equipment.
  • Involved in both analogue and digital design at system, product and circuit level
  • Schematic design of high speed interfaces
  • Utilising EMC and Signal Integrity to complete impedance matching, decoupling strategies, PCB layout and debug of designs
  • Liaise with other hardware engineers, production and production engineering where necessary.
  • Ensure that designs meet the stated objectives relating to performance, cost and timescale.
  • Ensure that work is carried out within the framework of the company’s Production Engineering and Purchasing procedures.
  • Produce prototypes of designs where appropriate.
  • Maintain and update existing product designs and design documentation as required.

Hardware Engineer - Person Specification:

  • Degree or equivalent in an electronics related discipline
  • Proven experience in hardware design and development role
  • Hands on analogue and digital design at system, product and circuit level.
  • OrCAD/ALTIUM schematic design including best practices and techniques for high speed interfaces (NAND, NOR memory) designs
  • Experience using firmware-hardware interface development and integration
  • Knowledge of popular microcontrollers/Embedded systems: Atmel, STM32, 8/16/32 bit, ARM Core
  • Skilled in SPI, I2C, Ethernet, I2S, DAC, ADC, USB, UART, RS232, RS485 communications
  • Experience of EMC and Signal Integrity best practices and techniques
  • Awareness of CPLD or FPGA designs using VHDL
  • Ability to work as part of a team, as well as to take the lead on projects

Required skills

  • Electronic Hardware
  • Embedded Systems
  • Hardware Engineering
  • Analogue
  • Hardware Engineers

Reference: 36092540

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