Senior Electronic Design Engineer

Competitive + Benefits
05 Jun 2018
03 Jul 2018
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Rapiscan Systems is an industry leader in detection technology, providing cargo and vehicle inspection systems and services for ports, borders, military, high-threat facilities, and checkpoints.

We now have an exciting fantastic opportunity for a Senior Electronic Design Engineer to join us.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Electronic Design Engineer:
  • Work closely with the design team in gaining a solid understanding of the current electronic systems, firmware and engineering methodologies for X-ray CT systems
  • Support diagnostics and fault resolution at the factory during product manufacturing/commissioning
  • Enhance and maintain TCL script based tools for machine control, board level functional test & system QA 
  • Build firmware releases and Linux RPMS from version management, develop and support scripted firmware install tools and GUIs
  • Turn around board level electronics & PCB designs as required
  • Enhance and maintain embedded firmware in ‘C’ and Verilog using AVR microcontrollers and Xilinx FPGAs  
  • Practical hands on, test, qualification and diagnostics at system and PCB level
  • Author technical documentation such as equivalency and test reports
  • Uphold the Company’s core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork
  • Demonstrate behavior consistent with the Company’s Code of Ethics and Conduct
  • It is the responsibility of every employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem
  • Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business
Skills & Experience Required:
  • Strong practical experience of industrial engineering for product sustaining and manufacture
  • Able to modify & develop TCL scripts, board level hardware, FPGAs & embedded software
  • Hands on approach to working with circuit boards including soldering, reworking and measurement
  • Adept use of processor J-TAG emulators/debuggers and lab test equipment, oscilloscopes, DVMs, PSUs
  • Specific knowledge of ‘C’ code and Verilog plus scripting languages such as TCL or Python
  • Knowledge of electronics, digital, analogue and electrical circuits with a strong practical bias
  • Knowledge of EDA tools such as Mentor Design Capture, HDL Designer, Modelsim, Synplify, XILINX ISE
  • Familiar with software development tools such as AVR studio & XILINX SDK
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Familiar with source code and version management such as CVS
In return, the Senior Electronic Design Engineer can expect:
  • Highly Competitive Salary
  • Pension Plan
  • Fantastic career progression – Opportunity to work within an industry leading organisation
What’s Next?
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Keywords: Design Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electronics, PCB Design, Engineer, Mechanical, Electronic Design, X-ray, CVS, C, Linux,  Quality, Salfords, Redhill, Surrey

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