Senior Hardware Engineer - Cambridgeshire

Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 7013 Date Posted: Monday 20 May 2024
Senior Hardware 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 a Senior Hardware Engineer to join an ambitious, innovative, technology & product development company who deliver solutions for the UK’s defence and homeland security. The opportunity will present you with the environment to realise your potential and grow with the business. The company are in an exciting period, working on state-of-the-art technology and developing new client relationships.
As a Senior Hardware Software Engineer, you could be at the forefront of this innovation race by helping to protect the UK from the latest technological and cyber threats.
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.
As a Hardware Engineer, you will get to tackle diverse, real-world challenges from the ground up. Typically, this will involve going through the whole product life cycle, you will capture requirements, design, develop, document, test, and deliver through to production across a wide variety of intriguing projects, from proof-of-concept through to working prototypes, provide both intellectual and practical challenges.
Senior Hardware Engineer Essential Skills and Qualifications:
You will have a track record of academic excellence, hold a relevant degree, and have proven technical capabilities including the design and development of technology solutions. You will need knowledge of interfacing to high and low speed peripherals, running simulations and testbenches and performing hardware-level debugging.
Ideally you will also have notable experience in two or more of the following areas:
  • Practical experience of working on systems integration.
  • Experience with circuit design and schematic capture, ideally in Altium
  • Have experience of collaborating with Software Engineers on system architecture, interfaces & hardware procurement
  • Harmonising conflicting system requirements using expert knowledge of component capabilities
We are keen to hear from Hardware Engineers with experience in any sector, however, experience in defence would be useful.
This is an excellent opportunity for you to secure a challenging and rewarding position as a SeniorHardware 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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