Senior Electronics Engineer 2022

Location: Datchet, United Kingdom
Type: Full Time

IDC is looking for a Senior Electronics Engineer.

What we do

At IDC, we innovate to create successful products which improve people’s lives. With over 45 years of experience as a design consultancy developing market-leading products in medical, consumer and industrial sectors, we serve a range of clients from multinational brands to cutting edge start-ups.

Our clients benefit from a full range of product development services including user research, concept generation, mechanical engineering, detailed design for manufacture, electronics and software engineering, testing, prototyping and production. Our team of designers, engineers, model makers and project managers collaborate to ensure we design commercial, technically robust and desirable products.

What we could do for you

Variety is certainly one of the things that defines us. With the diversity of projects that we engage with, you will enjoy being constantly exposed to new product sectors, technologies, processes and user groups. You will be given the flexibility and support to develop your skills and knowledge. Along with the varied and exciting work in a vibrant and friendly studio environment, IDC offer a competitive salary, pension, life insurance, permanent health insurance and basic health cover.

Our studio is directly by the station in Datchet which is 50 minutes from London Waterloo by train. We also have parking available. The role is mainly studio-based but with some flexibility to work from home. We also provide flexible hours.


What you would be doing

  • Circuit design and PCB layout in Altium
  • Testing and commissioning of prototypes
  • Technical leadership of electronics project delivery
  • Client liaison to ensure the smooth running of projects and promoting IDC as a trusted client partner
  • Supporting new business colleagues in developing new project opportunities
  • Conducting electronic hardware risk analysis
  • Verification test and report
  • Design reviews
  • Writing specifications, instructions


What we need from you

  • An excellent degree or PhD in electrical, electronic or information engineering
  • 10+ years of experience in a broad range of electronic design with considerable practical design and development experience.
  • Experience in circuit simulation tools such as LTspice, Pspice
  • Expert at bring-up, debug, validation and optimization of systems
  • Design for EMC
  • Knowledge of different processor technologies such as: ARM, SOC
  • Experience in switching power supply design
  • Familiarity with IOT system design
  • Self-motivated and able to tackle new problems
  • Good oral and written communication skills


Preferred Skills

  • Experience with signal conditioning and digital signal processing techniques
  • Writing of embedded code in C, C++, C# or Python
  • Knowledge of FPGA and CPLD
  • Familiarity with RF antenna design
  • Experience in medical devices design


Unfortunately, due to the volume of applicants we are not able to offer feedback to everyone that applies.  Please do not send applications to our contact email address as these will not be reviewed.

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