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  • UK, South East, Oxfordshire, Didcot
  • to £440 per day
  • Contract , 12 months
  • Full time
  • Industry: Government, Defence
  • Discipline: Electrical Design , Electrical Engineering

Our central government client are currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join their team on a new contract.

Contract Length: until 11/07/2022

Location: Hybrid role – test work in the lab -Didcot (SE Didcot)


Pay Rate to Candidate: £440 Umb

Responsibilities will be:

- Analogue and digital circuit design

- PCB layout of complex multilayer boards.

- Leading the functional testing of assembled boards.

- VHDL design work.

- The production of manufacturing drawings and parts lists.

- Reporting to senior project staff on progress as appropriate.

- Writing specifications, test plans, test reports and other documentation as required

- Carrying out FMEA, reliability, parts stress and worst case analyses.

- Presenting work at project reviews and progress meetings, which may be within the UK or abroad.

- Representing our department to our customers and partners during visits.

- Play a leading role in project teams, with coordination between different disciplines and demonstrated prior experience in this area having completed at least one major project from start to finish.

- Provide technical support and advice to other engineers in the division.

- Take a lead role in design reviews.

Essential criteria:

• A minimum of a 2:2 in a first degree in electronic engineering or closely related subject or equivalent experience

• Analogue and digital electronic design experience

• Experience of PCB layout

• Knowledge and use of analytical and modelling tools

• Prior use of electronics CAD tools, especially schematic capture and circuit simulation

• Proven practical skills such as verification and testing of circuit boards and components

• Excellent written communication skills

• Excellent verbal communication skills

Desirable criteria:

• Knowledge of electronic system requirements for space applications

• Schematic design experience using Orcad Capture and PCB layout experience using Allegro

• Experience using VHDL

• Experience using higher-level software programming languages or applications (e.g. C/C++, LabVIEW)

• Experience of FMEA, reliability, parts stress and worst case analyses

• Evidence of technical competence through the award of C.Eng or equivalent.

  • Quote ref: 99971/42898

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