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Electrical Engineer

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    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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    Up to £85669 per annum

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    18 months

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Job Description

Job Title - Electronic Engineer
Location - Cambridge

Brook Street is currently working on behalf of our Global IT Client to recruit a Electronic Engineer
This is a contract role based in Cambridge for 18 months.

As a Brook Street contractor you will be entitled to 25 days holiday per annum, 8 days paid Bank Holidays pro rota, discounted gym membership, use of the onsite health facility, access to online learning and training, free parking and an excellent subsidised restaurant.

Salary: £85,669 plus 5% end of contract bonus depending on experience

Job Description
We are looking for an experienced Electronic engineer to develop complete solutions for future cloud infrastructure working alongside world-leading researchers and engineers. The team is multi-disciplinary, comprising optics, software, mechanics and electronics experts with a collaborative and agile atmosphere
A typical day in this role can include:
Design, source, assemble and test electronic systems required to support ongoing research activities. Likely to vary from simple quick designs with few constraints, to high bandwidth data acquisition, stages and robotics. Interactively take and develop requirements from the team to find appropriate solutions in a collaborative environment. The team is agile and priorities and tasks can change rapidly

Candidate Requirements

Skill set/Experience
" Expert Altium PCB schematic and layout
" Analogue, digital, high frequency and optoelectronic design, from paper study to simulation and ECAD
" Bench debugging (e.g. electronic debugging with oscilloscopes or logic analyser)
" PCB assembly and hand soldering of surface mount components
" Mechanical experience (manual and automated workshop tools and equipment such laser cutting, 3D printing and light machining, Solidworks)
" Microcontroller firmware for embedded applications
" Simulation software e.g. Ansys signal integrity analysis
" Motors and robotics
" Higher level software for automation, integration, or demonstration (e.g. Python, C#)

Deadline for CV submission: 4pm on Thursday 23rd January


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