Engineering & Electronics

PCB Design Engineer

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Midlands
  • 41830934

PCB Design Engineer required for a 6-month contract role with a leading multinational client based in Stafford.


  • Lead on electronic circuit board (PCB) verification
  • Implement and perform validation tests and design-proving tests
  • Writing requirement, design, routine test and validation specifications for control and protection electronics.
  • Specification of ATE equipment and industrialisation activities
  • Work closely with supply chain and support supplier and manufacturing and site activities.
  • Integration with other departments (engineering, manufacturing, S&P, SQA) for product development and support tendering and project delivery
  • Design and specification of electronic components
  • Analysing system requirements and defining functions to be implemented in Hardware and/or Firmware
  • Creating and maintaining manufacturing datapacks
  • Completing engineering activities to cost and to schedule
  • Participating in and contributing to technical design reviews with engineering experts
  • Compile DFMEA and design document and know how to apply PFMEA
  • Review and approve design documentation when required
  • Work closely with the Firmware implementation and verification team to ensure functional requirements are met.
  • Strict adherence to safety policies and promote EHS within the team


  • Strong all-round knowledge and understanding of electronic components, circuit design and principles.
  • High power Analogue electronic circuit design
  • High-speed digital design and PCB layout skills
  • Strong control electronics/PCB debugging skills
  • Design for excellence (DFX) (e.g. manufacturing, cost, size, weight, efficiency, performance, test, maintenance)
  • Design, routine test, type test and verification specification
  • EHS compliance ability
  • Knowledge/understanding of high-power and high-voltage control and protection circuit requirements.
  • Power electronic components (IGBTs, thyristors, passive components)
  • Experience with Altera and Microsemi (Actel) FPGA devices and design tools (Quartus, Libero etc)
  • FPGA Firmware (Verilog) programming, debugging and verification skills
  • High Voltage engineering
  • Proven ability in product design, validation and industrialisation
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Prior experience of supplier chain integration (e.g. technical communication, clause-by-clause review, production line audit)

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV

Please click the link below to apply, call Alba on +44 2039 669 800 or alternatively send an up to date CV

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK**

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