Electronics Design Engineer (Group)

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Closing Date: 28th July 2017
Reports To: Group Electronics Design Manager
Position Summary:

The Group Electronics Department supports Rotork group division, providing electronic solutions to support current and future product ranges including state of the art electronic design solutions (both analogue and embedded digital systems). The applications are varied and include actuator control, sensor instrumentation, monitoring systems and network communications.

As an Electronics Design Engineer you will design electronic module hardware and software as well as create and test electronics designs to ensure product requirements are met.

Location: Bath, UK
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: Electronics
Contact: Clive Payne
Contact Email: bathrecruitment@rotork.com

Job Description

Main Responsibilities:

  • Production of specifications for new products by liaising with internal customers and identifying requirements
  • Develop project plans for new and existing products with the assistance of a Senior Engineer and/or Engineering manager
  • Use and refinement of new and existing technologies to improve existing products or in the development of new products
  • Design of hardware and software used within Rotork products and supporting equipment to a production level under the guidance of a Senior Engineer and/or the Engineering Manager as appropriate
  • Preparation of records as necessary to demonstrate compliance with specifications and any relevant standards under the guidance of a Senior Engineer and/or the Engineering manager as appropriate
  • Provide reports as to the status of projects identifying any perceived problems
  • Participate in design reviews, audits and testing to ensure that Rotork designs and products comply with specifications and relevant standards
  • Test and evaluation of products designed within the Electronics team
  • Provision of technical support to Sales, Service, Production, Buying, Quality and Design departments as required
  • Ensure the availability of design records and documentation and to assist with the production of Sales and Service literature
  • Liaison with suppliers, customers and other departments throughout Rotork including such visits as may be required both in the UK and overseas
  • Act as a bridge between the Group development facility in India and other parts of the Group

Candidate Specification:

  • Minimum 2:1 Bachelor Hons Degree or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • The desire to learn and develop in a well motivated team
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and cost targets is essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated with good practical skills and a thorough approach to their work
  • The successful candidate will be required to liaise with suppliers, customers and the Rotork design team in India, which may in turn necessitate occasional overseas travel
  • Full UK driving licence

Functional / Technical Competencies:

  • Proven industry experience as an Electronics Design engineer
  • Software design using high-level languages i.e. C, C++ for embedded microcontrollers
  • Digital electronics design including microcontroller applications
  • Analogue electronics design
  • Designs to meet internationally recognised approvals standards
  • Design for manufacture
  • CAD systems in particular DXDesigner/Pads

Requirements:

Please send fully up to date CV and full letter of application, stating how your skills and experience match the job requirements.