Senior PCB Designer (12 Month FTC)
Function: Research & Product Development

Key details

  • Category: Electrical & Electronics
  • Based at: Loughborough, UK
  • Line manager: Principal PCB Designer
  • Posted on: Wed 26 May, 2021
  • Closing date: 5pm on Fri 11 June, 2021

About the role

Working as part of the Product Development team, you will apply your PCB layout design skills to the development of commercial products for use in applications ranging from small portable power devices to motive and industrial power systems.

You will develop PCB layouts in line with our DFM guidelines, creating documentation supporting designs for system development and play a key role in the creation and maintenance of all part libraries and project PCB data.

Using your expertise, you will support and develop colleagues in best practice toolset usage.

About you

You will hold a BEng, BSc (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, or possess a relevant non-degree level qualification alongside suitable industrial experience.  Typically, you will have 5 years of relevant industrial experience.  Membership of a relevant professional body, progressing towards chartered status is advantageous.

You will be able to demonstrate experience of delivering work packages applying the V model and/or other design methodologies, alongside experience of the application of DfX principles.

You will have a proven depth of experience and competence in designing multi-layer power, analogue and digital PCBs, with consideration of thermal management and EMC.  You will be a competent user of Altium Designer.

It is key to us that you have commercial awareness in the context of product development.  You will have the ability to work with a flexible and solutions focused approach, in an agile and fast paced environment.  You must also be able to work collaboratively with a cross-functional team alongside both technical and non-technical colleagues.  As such, excellent communication skills are vital.

What we offer

At Intelligent Energy we offer the opportunity to work in a great team, with our world leading technology and cutting-edge products. 

The salary on offer for this position based on skills and experience is up to £37,000 per annum.

We offer a range of benefits, including:

-      Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 4% employee and employer contribution

-      Private healthcare

-      Life cover

-      25 days holiday per year plus public holidays with flexibility to buy or sell holidays each year

-      Exclusive discounts at a wide range of high-street and online retailers

-      Employee Assistance Programme

-      Cycle to work scheme

-      Company paid seasonal flu vaccinations

-      Free on-site parking

-      Free tea and coffee

We offer opportunities for learning, development and ongoing professional development. Our Exceptional Contribution Award and Peer-to-Peer Recognition schemes recognise and reward outstanding contributions of individuals and teams. 

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of race, gender or gender expression, disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, age and any other protected characteristic.

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