Senior Design Engineer

From £45,000 - West Sussex

Posted: 25th, Mar 2021

Reference N°: 41987

Type: Permanent

The minimum salary offered for this position is £45,000 pa however the client may pay up to £60,000 pa to those candidates who can meet all key qualifications and abilities

The Company

An electronic manufacturing company.

The Role

Designing and developing high voltage power conversion products and associated equipment, processes, and methodologies.

Designing to meet costs, timing, and quality requirements.

Enhancing product performance, moving concepts into prototypes for testing, validating and productionisation.

Key Responsibilities

Interpret and agree technical specifications and requirements with customers.

Design and develop high voltage power conversion products and associated equipment to agreed specifications.

Investigate/research new design techniques (higher stability, lower noise, faster polarity reversing).

Accurately document the design to enable full manufacturing packages to be created or amended.

Evaluation of developed designs ensuring requirements are met by test and/or simulation and calculation.

Meet agreed timescales for tasks and projects.

Deliver designs that are cost effective, fit for manufacture and test.

Ensure products are compliant with regulatory requirements, avoiding components, materials or substances presenting a threat to the environment.

Ensure products have an optimised life cycle duration and where practical are repairable, energy efficient without unnecessary environmental impact.

Assume ownership of assigned projects from conception to completion and continued support while in service.

The Candidate

In-depth knowledge of power supply design

Leading edge component knowledge and design/manufacturing techniques

Knowledge of current regulations and procedures and how these affect design

Experience of UC design of analogue control/systems desirable

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with internal and external customers

Understanding of the constraints of PCB layout and mechanical packaging

Ability to work under pressure to demanding timescales

Formal design procedures and methodologies in accordance with 9001/14001 management systems

Schematic capture using CADSTAR desirable

Self- motivated and able to work with a minimum of supervision.

The Package

The minimum salary offered for this position is £45,000- £60,000 pa to a candidate that can meet all key qualifications and abilities.

We operate & advertise as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions

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