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Electronic design engineer

Job Title: Electronic design engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 11496
Contact Name: Jefferson Wiredu
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2019 08:33

Job Description

Our client is renowned for the transformation and co-creating the future of energy with customers, providing safe, efficient, reliable, and affordable power to drive economic growth and raise living standards around the world.

Role Summary: -

We are currently recruiting for an Electronic Design Engineer for a global client for a contract position based in West Midlands. The successful candidate should have strong all-round knowledge and understanding of electronic components, circuit design and principles. 

Skills and Experience: 

• Strong all-round knowledge and understanding of electronic components, circuit design and principles. 

• High power Analogue electronic circuit design 

• High-speed digital design and PCB layout skills 

• Strong control electronics/PCB debugging skills 

• Design for excellence (DFX) (e.g. manufacturing, cost, size, weight, efficiency, performance, test, maintenance) 

• Specification & report writing and reviewing 

• Design, routine test, type test and verification specification 

• Ability to interact with other engineering disciplines and good at sharing knowledge 

• Good communication skills, fluent in English. 

• EHS compliance ability 


• Knowledge/understanding of high-power and high-voltage control and protection circuit requirements. 

• Power electronic components (IGBTs, thyristors, passive components) 

• Experience with Altera and Microsemi (Actel) FPGA devices and design tools (Quartus, Libero etc) 

• FPGA Firmware (Verilog) programming, debugging and verification skills 

• High Voltage engineering 

• Proven ability in product design, validation and industrialisation 

• Prior experience in a manufacturing environment 

• Prior experience of supplier chain integration (e.g. technical communication, clause-by-clause review, production line audit) 

Specific Abilities: 

• Strong interpersonal, and communication skills 

• Self-motivating, proactive and results driven approach 

• Strong problem-solving and root cause identification skills 

• Able to work to deadlines with high quality 

• Ability to synthetize complex issues and come up with solutions 

• Proficient in the English language, written and verbal. Other languages are bonus.

Please contact me 0121 667 8638/ 0786 092 1198 for more information should this be suitable, alternatively, if you know someone who may be looking for a job like this, please feel free to pass this on.

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