Electronics Engineer

Location
Redhill
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
12 Jun 2018
Closes
10 Jul 2018
Ref
HS/R207/EE-13544
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

ELECTRONICS ENGINEER / SALFORDS / COMPETITIVE PAY + BENEFITS
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 opportunity for an Electronics Engineer to join us.

Key Responsibilities of the Electronics Engineer:

  • Board level high speed digital circuit design utilising FPGAs and embedded processors
  • Design, code, implement and verify FPGAs (Xilinx & Lattice) using Verilog
  • Design, code and debug low level applications primarily using ‘C’ for FPGA processors (microblaze), microcontrollers (MSP430, AVR, Tiva) and embedded Linux microprocessor systems (Sitara AM5728)
  • Create microblaze FPGA processor subsystems in Vivado & integrate with peripherals such as PCIe
  • Realise algorithms defined by floating point models in fixed point FPGA DSP slices
  • Work with outside design services to deliver PCB layouts, SI analysis and mechanical board design
  • Practical hands on bring up, test and diagnostics of board level hardware
  • Authoring of engineering documentation to established team procedures
  • Travel may be required for technical collaboration
  • 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:

  • Able to tackle board level hardware, FPGAs & low level embedded software
  • History of circuit board designs and bring up, previous use of Mentor schematic design tools a plus
  • Proven track record of FPGA designs ideally with HDL Designer, Modelsim, Synplify Pro & Vivado
  • Experience of bare metal software development with TI code composer studio, Vivado SDK, AVR studio
  • Adept use of processor J-TAG emulators/debuggers and lab test equipment, oscilloscopes, DVMs, PSUs
  • Practical hands on approach to working with circuit boards including soldering, reworking and measurement
  • Broad knowledge of electronics, design techniques and EDA tools for hardware and embedded software
  • Sound understanding of DSP concepts and their realisation within the resources of FPGAs
  • Understanding of EMC, high speed signal integrity and design for manufacture and test
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Scripting with languages such as TCL or Python would be beneficial
  • Familiar with source code and version management such as CVS

In return, the Electronics Engineer can expect:

  • Highly Competitive Salary
  • Pension Plan
  • Fantastic career progression – Opportunity to work within an industry leading organisation

What’s Next?
If you are interested in this Electronics Engineer position, simply submit your CV via the button shown.

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Keywords: Electronics Engineer, Engineering, Electrical, Hardware, FPGAs, Vivado, Design, PLC, Linux, TCL, Python, Salfords, Redhill, Surrey

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