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Hardware Engineer

Akton Recruitment are on the lookout for a Hardware Engineer in the Edinburgh area – we are working with a company who is a world leader in subsea wireless automation. They are seeking innovative engineers to join their team to support the design, build and delivery of the latest generation of smart wireless devices and solutions.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
  • Your electronics skills will be used across the full hardware lifecycle: from requirements analysis; through design, and unit test; to integrating hardware with the target system; and lastly to acceptance test and delivery to the customer. 
  • As a senior hardware engineer, you will be responsible for generating and contributing to high quality and robust designs; for fully documenting and recording your work; keeping them under configuration management and providing plans and progress reports. 
  • You will work closely with Systems, Mechanical, Hardware and Software engineers to solve real integration problems on complex systems. 
 
SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS & KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED 
 
  • Three to five years relevant industry experience.
  • Degree qualified in a relevant science-based honours degree in Electronics Engineering. 
  • Proven experience of Schematic Capture using Altium Designer.
  • Proven experience of Layout using Altium Designer.
  • Strong of Analogue Design skills.
  • Experience of Digital Hardware Design. 
  • Experience of Low Power Hardware Design. 
  • Experience of Low Noise Hardware Design. 
  • A methodical approach to the full hardware design lifecycle, working to a structured hardware process, while having experience of de-bugging and testing new designs and supporting verification and integration. 
  • Ability to interface with suppliers of key components and assemblies. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively across different disciplines both verbally and in written form, as well as being able to work on own and as part of a team. 
 
BENEFITS:
 
  • Salary depending on experience
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Company Share Options Scheme
  • 33 days holidays per year (inclusive of public holidays)
 
If you would like to apply for this role please contact Tom Ellis from Akton Recruitment on 0161 233 0034