Electronic Engineer - Northern Ireland

Manufacturing Engineering & Transport
Ref: 2199 Date Posted: Monday 23 Aug 2021
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Our client is an innovative environmental, engineering, manufacturing and servicing business.  Based in Newy they are currently undergoing unprecedented growth and currently require a committed Electronic Engineer to join their team.

Job Summary/Experience

  • Electronic Engineering or related field or comparable professional experience.
  • Around 5 - 7 years’ experience in a relevant industry working on complex PCB CAD designs
  • Experienced with one or more schematic/layout toolchains such as Altium Concord (Essential), Mentor, CAM350, GCPrevue. Knowledge of import/export for ECAD/MCAD collaboration.
  • A background in Altium Designer and Altium Concord Component Vault, lifecycle management, schematic, and PCB templates, obtained from industry experience.
  • Significant PCB CAD design experience in applications including analogue, digital, power and high-frequency RF layouts.
  • Familiar with the placement and layout of PCBs involving SMT and through-hole components, passives, QFNs, QFPs, BGAs, SOICs, etc, thermal management and technologies such as MCUs, FPGAs, Ethernet Switches, Flash Memories, SRAMs, Ethernet PHYs, CAN and RF features.
  • Understanding of the layout constraints for high current point of load power supplies (switch mode and linear), current return paths, grounding options and thermal management.
  • A good understanding of the design processes and best practices for PCB Layout.
  • A good understanding of the PCB fabrication processes (conventional and sequential lamination), aware of the latest technologies, material selection, stack-ups, buried and blind vias etc.)
  • PCB design for EMC. DFM/DFT for volume manufacture.
  • Experience of using GNSS and GSM based modules for mobile tracking systems.
  • Experience of In System Programming (ISP) for various microcontrollers and digital devices
  • Experience in a range of GSM modules such as from Quectel, Tellit and Wavecom


  • £neg.
  • Private Health Insurance for the successful applicant, his/her Partner and children (up to the age of 25) after qualifying period
  • Death in Service Life Insurance after qualifying period.
  • 30 Days Paid Holidays p.a.
  • NEST Pension scheme
  • Great long-term prospects


For more information, please contact Clare O'Hare on 028 30898345. INFORM3 Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer. By applying to this position, you accept the terms of our privacy policy, please find on our website.