Electronics Engineer - Cambridgeshire

Engineering
Ref: 1041 Date Posted: Thursday 14 Oct 2021
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Electronics Engineer
 
Location:                 Cambridge
 
Salary:                     Negotiable DOE
 
Benefits:                  12% Pension contribution, Private Medical Insurance, Bonus, 25 days holiday, Free lunch!
 
We have an exciting opportunity for an Electronics Engineer to join an ambitious, innovative, technology & product development company who deliver solutions for the UK’s defence and homeland security, where you could be at the forefront of this innovation race by helping to defend and protect the UK from the latest technological and cyber threats. The company are in an exciting period, working on state-of-the-art technology and developing new client relationships.
 
Your work will have a real-world impact. You’ll get to explore pioneering concepts by collaborating with elite multi-disciplinary teams of highly educated and skilled scientists, engineers, and designers. It’s a fantastically challenging, varied, and agile role. You’ll see ideas become a reality through the development of prototypes using a rapid approach to design and implementation. 
 
Your problem-solving skills will be enhanced as you tackle complex electronics engineering challenges that test your excellent understanding of engineering fundamentals and physical principles beyond pure electronics. 
Projects cover areas such as high-speed digital electronic design, RF and/or microwave electronics, antennas, power electronics, analogue electronics, and PCB technologies. You may have expertise in one or more of these areas or be interested in developing further capability. There will also be scope to develop FPGA firmware (VHDL/Verilog), embedded software and algorithms if that takes your interest.
 
Every day, you’ll be operating at the boundary of technological exploration by inventing new solutions and enhancing existing hardware. Typically, this will involve analysis, computational modelling, prototype design, invention, laboratory testing, process development, and manufacturing. 
 
Electronics Engineer Essential Skills and Qualifications:
  • A strong degree in Electronic Engineering, or a related discipline. Post Degree qualifications are desirable 
  • Opportunities are available for experienced applicants and electronic engineering graduates looking to focus on firmware / digital development.
  • Experience across a range of areas including at least one of the following: high-speed digital electronic design, RF and/or microwave electronics, antennas, power electronics, analogue electronics, and PCB technologies.
  • A strong ability to communicate the value of your work confidently with people at all levels, to explain complex concepts in a simple way 
  • A desire to improve the quality of your work, to develop new skills and to take on increasing responsibilities 
 
This is an excellent opportunity for you to secure a challenging and rewarding position as an Electronics Engineer with a company developing world leading technology solutions. You will be offered the chance to develop and progress your career in an end-to-end project delivery environment.
 
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