Electronics Engineer - Perm Full Time

Posted 30 April 2021
SalaryNegotiable
LocationSunbury-on-Thames
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering
ReferenceR&D/ELENG
Contact NameDorota Czupryn

Job description

What you will do

A fantastic opportunity has become available for Electronics Engineer in our Fire Detection R&D team.
We are looking for someone who can develop electronic products for safety systems, as part of a Research & Development team in a World-leading multi-national organisation.
You will be working in R&D, designing and testing electronic circuits for use in fire detection systems, specifically devices installed around a building that integrates into a larger system.
EN regulatory standards determine the design of modules in Europe and other standards beyond Europe.
You will work with other engineers in various design teams to implement hardware solutions that ensure compliance, improve quality, and adhere to design procedures across the development lifecycle.

How you will do it

Reporting to the Team Leader duties include:
*Design electronic circuits for safety system components
*Plan and conduct design qualification testing
*Liaise with other departments including Software Engineers, Mechanical Designers, Draftsmen, Technical Authors and SQA
*Liaise with Factory Production Engineering and Test Engineering to introduce products into manufacture and maintain existing products
*Maintain adequate knowledge in relevant technical development
*Provide technical support to Field Support Department
*Liaise with suppliers and service providers, including approvals organisations

Qualifications - External

What we look for

Required:
*Good university degree (or equivalent), ideally in electronic engineering, although other graduates would be considered if they have relevant experience.
*Experience of electronic product development in an R&D environment
*Either: Proven experience of digital/microcontroller hardware development
*And/Or: Proven experience of analogue electronics design using a range of bipolar and MOSFET transistors, Op-Amps, passive components, etc.
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
*Able to work in a team and liaise with other teams

Preferred:
*Experience in the Fire or Security industry
*Designing to meet EMC standards and EMC testing
*Experience of design and type testing for compatibility with International Standards
*Digital and/or Analogue Simulation tools (e.g. SPICE)