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Electronic and Software Development Engineer

East Sussex   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


Electronic & Software Development Engineer I want to speak to you about an opportunity to join a company who develops and manufactures a wide range of camera products, including a range of x-ray cameras.

An Electronic Design Engineer is required to work in a small team designing professional digital cameras and imaging systems for scientific and surveillance markets. based in St Leonards, East Sussex .

The role involves:

  • Designing hardware and FPGA firmware to meet functional and performance specifications
  • Produce PCB drawings and designs for use in PCB Manufacturing and production
  • Ensure compatibility between mechanical, electronic and software design is achieved.
  • Write code for embedded firmware (VHDL/schematic, and C)
  • Building and debugging prototypes
  • Adding firmware features to existing FPGA designs
  • Working with colleagues to ensure the final product meets functional, performance, quality and timescale requirements
  • Supporting the manufacturing facility in resolving design-related production problems
  • Supporting the test process and create test electronics when necessary

Specific skills required include:

  • Degree/HNC/HND (or equivalent) in electrical/electronic/engineering discipline or
  • Equivalent significant Industrial experience in the above
  • FPGA firmware design (preferably Altera, VHDL)
  • Coding in C for embedded hard and soft microprocessors
  • Ability to understand device data sheets (typically image sensors and complex ICs) and design hardware and firmware to use them
  • Hardware circuit design, schematic capture and PCB layout (preferably Altium Designer)
  • The ability to fault-find electronic assemblies
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Ability to learn
  • Initiative, resourcefulness, and practicality
  • A hands-on, problem-solving attitude
  • In conjunction with colleagues, the ability to take a product through from initial concept to delivery to customer
  • Supporting the sales team through pre- and aftersales support

The ideal candidate will ideally have a minimum of 3 years experience in a related field, and will value the autonomy and responsibility of working in a small multidisciplinary team to develop new high value professional products being sold around the world.

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2209-501639
  • Posted: 22nd September 2022
  • Expires: 20th October 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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