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Electronic Engineer

Didcot, Oxfordshire
£50,000 to £60,000
Job Type
4 Nov 2021
Electronic Engineer - Oxfordshire - £50,000 - £60,000 dependant on experience

Role: Electronic Engineer

Reporting to: Directors

Salary range: £50,000 - £60,000 dependant on experience

Benefits: 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, discretionary annual bonus scheme and annual salary reviews

A leading manufacturer of state of the art and revolutionary scientific electronic instruments are looking to appoint an Electronic Engineer.

My client is a leader in their field and produce some of the fastest optical and X-ray equipment that is commercially available. Initially set up by leading scientists, this small but dynamic organisation has produced industry leading technologies for over 30 years to global markets.


* Produce Electronics PCB layout from schematics and frequently work with PCB software packages

* Using Circuit Simulation Software to develop and test circuit designs

* Design and prototyping of one-off special purpose electronic circuits to meet individual client requirements

* Panel Design

* Planning the fitting of electronic assemblies into boxes and/or racks, designing front panels and arranging power supplies with the aid of CAD software

* Designing and specifying small power supplies (tens of watts)

* Preparing build specifications for and liaising with production staff

* Testing and commissioning

* Preparing and maintaining clear documentation

* Liaising with experts in the company and getting their input as needed during the design/production phrase


* Educated to degree level in Electrical & Electronics Engineer or relevant industry experience

* Previous experience of high voltages, analogue design and fast electronics

* RF experience and analogue electronics experience would be advantageous

* Proficient in the use of Circuit Simulation Software as well as designing power supplies and electronic circuits

* Use of workshop tools

* Good soldering skills

* Experience within an R&D environment would be beneficial

* Knowledge of design software i.e. ProE, KiCAD, FreeCAD, ProEngineer, LTSpice

* Ability to learn and adapt to new software packages

* Proficiency in the use of IT which includes MS Office, some programming i.e. Python

This is an exciting opportunity to join an organisation that heavily invests in R&D within the field of scientific equipment manufacturing. To be considered for this fantastic opportunity please send across an updated CV or call Jerry Hayman
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  • Job Reference: 415028418-2
  • Date Posted: 4 November 2021
  • Recruiter: The Recruitment Group
    The Recruitment Group
  • Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent