Apply for this job now

Electronics Engineer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
OUR COMPANY Cambrionix s technology allows you to Charge, Connect, Manage and Store mobile devices through innovative USB hubs. Based in Cambridge on the St. John s Innovation Park, we have been successfully operating in this market for over ten years. Currently dealing with some of the largest Blue-Chip companies in the world, we help them achieve seamless data transfer and charging for mass deployments of mobile devices across many industries, including Development and SQA (Testing) Teams, Education, Healthcare and other business verticals and audiences. OVERVIEW We are seeking an experienced and motivated electronics engineer with a proven track record in full-lifecycle electronics product design. This exciting new role will be instrumental in the development of new products aimed at fulfilling the growing needs of our customers with innovative mobile IT solutions. The successful candidate will bring prior experience in taking products from concept to volume production and providing product technical support to the rest of the business. You will support our Cambridge-based team and work alongside colleagues to develop a range of new products that utilise the latest USB technology. You will have lots of opportunities to develop further and stretch your electronics skill set. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE Document electronic system requirements Cost-effective schematic and PCB layout design including: High-speed USB, Thunderbolt, and Ethernet communication circuitry Digital signal circuits SPI, I2C, UART, power supplies and DC-DC circuits. Analogue front-end circuitry design before digitalisation Program embedded microcontrollers (STM, PIC and Atmel processors) Hands-on test and prototype of assemblies and assurance of performance is within design criteria Ensure product reliability, performing consistently in specified operating conditions Create test plans and manage electronics regulatory testing for EMC, FCC, CE etc Generate and maintain Bills of Materials (BOM s) Work with PCB manufacturers to ensure production-ready PCBs Research and evaluate new technologies ABOUT YOU Experience: >6 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience Minimum of 3 years experience designing microprocessor-based system hardware An understanding of electrical safety legislation Experience designing electronics from schematic level to assembly and final BOM requirements Electronics CAD design experience using Altium Embedded microcontroller programming experience (C, Assembly) Familiarity with standard lab test equipment Regulatory compliance experience (e.g. LVD, EMC emissions, immunity etc.) Knowledge in Python programming for testing desirable Must be able to work independently and within teams Ability to juggle competing priorities and deadlines Excellent written and verbal communication skills QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor s degree or higher in electronics, although other candidates would be considered if they have significant hands-on design experience OUR CULTURE We are a small team. We think big and are growing because we are successful at what we do. Through open communication channels, the team have direct access to each other, and we all have an impact on the business. Our whole team helps and supports each other and draws from each other s experience and knowledge. WORKING FOR US In addition to a competitive salary, we have great benefits, including: Space and freedom to learn and continually develop from a very experienced, professional and friendly team; 25 days holiday plus English bank holidays; Bonus structure of up to 20% of salary Autonomy to do your job and deliver results; Small company with excellent growth prospects; Casual dress policy Modern office environment, flexible remote working Christmas shut down. HOW TO APPLY Apply with your CV and a brief cover letter, stating why you are interested in working with us and why you believe the role is right for you
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 706061482-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cambrionix
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent