Senior PCB Designer
Function: Research & Product Development
- Category: Electrical & Electronics
- Based at: Loughborough, UK
- Line manager: Functional Lead, Electrical & Electronics
- Posted on: Thu 7 March, 2019
- Closing date: 5pm on Fri 5 April, 2019
About the role
Working as part of the Product Development team, you will apply your PCB design skills to the development of commercial products for use in applications ranging from small portable power devices to motive and industrial power systems.
Working closely with the Electronics Design team, you will be responsible for the technical evaluation of project deliverables, interpretation of requirements and specifications.
You will develop PCB designs 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 train and develop colleagues in best practice toolset usage.
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 for this position is up to £40,000 per annum based on skills and experience.
We offer a range of benefits, including:
- Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 3% 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
- 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.
How to apply
To apply please email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org stating the job title in the subject line:
- A full CV and cover letter
- Details of your current notice period
- Current remuneration details
- Confirmation of your eligibility to work in the UK
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.