Digital Electronics Responsible Engineer

Digital Electronics Responsible Engineer

Job Title: Digital Electronics Responsible Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stevenage
Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
Start Date: 2020-01-14
Reference: J140945
Contact Name: George Allen
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Job Published: January 20, 2020 13:38

Job Description

KDC are now recruiting for one of our biggest clients based in Stevenage. Our client is looking for a highly experienced Technical Design Authority to join their team and take charge in some amazing projects. If you are looking for a new opportunity with a great telecom/ electrical background, then this could be the role for you!

Job Description:
Their new Responsible Engineer will be the technical design authority for all areas of the equipment hardware design. This equipment includes digital processor and cryptographic equipment destined for Telecom and military payloads on various satellite platforms.
This vacancy is open for a Hardware responsible engineer for flight equipment. The role entails hardware aspects of requirements management, detailed design and interface specification, test specification, reports and design analyses.
·Able to interpret circuit board designs accommodating multiple FPGA / ASICs and high-speed ADCs / DACs.
·Support to manufacture and test.
·Liaise with many experts in other departments (e.g. radiation, EMC).
·Customer interface on technical issues.
·Generate, oversee and configure technical documentation.

Daily Task:
•Produce digital electronic board specifications, from product or architecture requirements
•Consider switching speeds, pulses, rise and fall times, feedback and interference, impedance of devices, signal transmission
•Define performance criteria and define how to prove validation and verification of performance with test strategy.
•Produce and review circuit diagrams, iterating design where necessary due to circuit analysis outputs and PCB layout constraints.
•Produce and review detailed design analysis e.g. WCA, PSA, FMECA/FMEA
•Work closely with other engineering teams to support detailed design in CAD/CAM or VHDL implementation on component/ equipment/ mechanical/VHDL level in accordance with engineering design rules.
•Interface with internal support functions e.g. radiation, thermal and mechanical design, EMC, parts procurement

•Lifecycle experience of digital equipments - design / manufacture / test, including customer interfacing.
•Sector experience of aerospace, automotive or military production over five years
•Hardware used - debug and test validation of designs
•Software used - schematic capture, layout and simulation tools