Electronics Design Engineer


Electronics Design Engineer

Salary Not Specified

Quadient, Loughton, Essex

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 6 days ago, 15 May | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: c97f934e976545b1bcd09f83a306c4b7

Full Job Description

Reporting directly to the Software and Electronics Design Manager, you will be the key point of contact within the Software Design team for colleagues within our UKI (UK & Ireland) region.

The role will be based out of our Loughton, Essex office.

What you will do:

  • Collaborating with engineering team to achieve optimal PCB designs (reliability, cost, machine-wiring, manufacturability and serviceability

  • Detailed electronics design and schematic capture, applying EMC best practices

  • Liaising with PCB designers

  • Using the in-house Product Lifecycle Management software (Windchill) for maintaining designs, BOMs and documentation

  • Providing estimates for project planning, meeting deadlines, reporting progress

  • Hands-on trouble shooting of production issues plus occasionally field issues

  • Assisting technical documentation department

  • Assisting production with component scarcity and obsolescence issues

  • Assisting software and mechanical teams

    A degree in a relevant subject (Electronics or Physics)

  • Proven track-record in real-time embedded microcontroller based design and development with 5+ years of experience

  • Sound all-round and current knowledge of electronic components and understanding of key specifications and parameters

  • Good understanding of microcontroller interfacing techniques (communications, sensor, actuators etc)

  • Solid experience with schematic capture tools Concept HDL Design, OrCAD or similar

  • Familiar with motor drives (dc, ac and steppers)

  • Familiar with serial communications standards (RS232, I2C, SPI, CAN, USB)

  • Experience of designing for EMC compliance, sound knowledge of EMC principles

  • Experience of designing to meet safety approval standards (UL 60950, UL 62368)

  • Self-motivated, self-organized and committed to meeting deadlines

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Familiarity with 'C' or assembler language would be advantageous

    Quadient delivers exceptional experiences with passion. We continually strive to innovate and reimage something new. That inspires and motivates people to exceed expectations. Our business success is underpinned by the trust that our clients invest in our products, and in our commitment to delivering the very best solutions. This trust is earned by great people, doing a great job. We call it: The Power Of You.

  • Our values define how we work as a team: Empowerment, Passion, Inspiration and Community. They make us EPIC. Together., For thousands of customers around the world, Quadient is the driving force behind providing meaningful customer experiences, helping our customers create personalized interactions and make meaningful connections. We simplify the connections between people and what matters. Quadient. Because Connections Matter.

    We're a community of individuals with different points of view who enjoy opportunities to share our skills and ideas. We genuinely value people who will articulate their perspectives while respecting those of others. We value diversity, so here, you will find no limits to your professional growth. We will welcome you into the stimulating process of exchanging ideas for personal and professional growth.