Senior Electronics Engineer

Posted 4 April by Linx Printing Technologies Easy Apply

Linx Printing Technologies have an exciting opportunity for an Senior Electronics Engineer tojoin their growing team based in St Ives, Cambridgeshire.

Job Title: Senior Electronics Engineer (VAVE)

Location: St Ives, UK

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Linx is an internationally-renowned supplier of a range of coding and marking solutions including Continuous Ink Jet, Laser Marking, and Case Coding and Thermal Transfer printers. Since 1987, our industry-leading technologies have helped organisations across the world increase their productivity while significantly reducing total cost of ownership.

Senior Electronics Engineer - The Job:

- Reporting to the Electronics Team Lead, this person would join the Electronics Engineering department, with a focus on the VAVE activities

- This person would be involved with all aspects of Electronic assemblies used within Linx products, with a focus on re-design and engineering to deliver cost savings and enhancements to the products

- Looking for a person with the right attitude, good grounding in Electronics principles and design, wanting to grow and develop in the role, with motivation to re-engineer products

Senior Electronics Engineer – Responsibilities:

- The Electronics Engineer for VAVE in the R&D Eng Department working with a multitude of disciplines (SW, Mechanical, Physics, Chemists)

- Designing and supporting electronic systems used within Linx products, with cost reduction as a focus

- Supporting other Engineers in the department, such as SW and Mechanical Engineers to deliver the entire system

- Supporting internal processes and continuous improvements across the department

- Liaising with suppliers on new ideas and technical issues with new and existing products

- Supporting various departments outside of engineering within Linx to develop and support product changes. For example PPAP process

- Providing improvements to the Quality of Linx products by reducing PPM failures by working with the quality department

- Becoming the main champion for Value Add Engineering activities, to improve cost margins and improve customer requirements

- Creating and delivering high quality reports and documentation

- Ensuring all product changes adhere to the regulatory requirements of the products

- Creating and developing tests to ensure product changes are reliable and fit for purpose

- Working with outside agencies to deliver regulation and compliance (TuV, EMC etc)

- Actively being involved with Kaizens and workshops to deliver ideas and suggestions to make savings to the business on product changes

- Working alongside other Electronics Engineers to share and develop cross functional knowledge

Senior Electronics Engineer – Experience:

- Experience with designing and developing products in the Electronics Industry - a few years -minimum experience

- Experience with designing and constructing PCBs, with thermal, power, EMC and signal integrity in mind

- Familiar with testing and validating electronics assemblies

- Exposure of designing and supporting products for manufacture

- Experience with schematic capture, simulation and layout techniques

- Familiar with regulatory requirements and compliance testing

- Designing products for mass production and working with overseas suppliers

Senior Electronics Engineer – Knowledge & Skills

- Understanding of system design, requirements capture and specification creation

- Good broad Electronics knowledge, including High Speed Digital, Analogue, PSUs, MCU and glue logic

- Ability to write Firmware for 8 bit / 16 bit MCUs, ideally in C or assembler

- A good understanding of fundemetals on how to design for EMC, test methods and principles

- VHDL knowledge and application thereof a distinct advantage

- Good prototyping, modelling, debugging and testing skills

- Good management of electronic data and adherence to process

- Ability to concisely write reports, self-organisation with good attention to detail

- Strong communication skills, including the ability to present

- Appreciation of Manufacturing methods and designing assemblies to cost

- Able to work with and understand of mechanical and software processes

Please note applicants will need to hold a Full UK Driving License.

To submit your CV for this exciting Senior Electronics Engineer opportunity, please click ‘Apply’ now! 

Reference: 34821547

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