Electronics Design Engineer in Livingston

Electronics Design Engineer in Livingston

Location: Livingston

Salary: £30,000.00 per year

Recruiter: WhatJobs

Date Advertised: 2021-04-26

Based in Livingston, ESS Recruit’s client comprises of a group of European companies engaged in the design, development, manufacture and distribution of analytical systems, life science equipment and laboratory instruments with operations dating back to 1920.  Now part of a global multinational business, they are setting up and looking to expand a research and development operation based from Scotland, supporting group companies and product families across Europe and Asia. 
Ongoing commercial success means they now need to make the key hire of an Electronics Design Engineer.  Reporting into the Senior Electronics Design Engineer, the Electronic Design Engineer will join an expanding and exciting R+D group.  You will contribute to the development and testing of scientific instrumentation and laboratory products. The role will require the ability to fit in well as part of a team, whilst also being capable of working independently.   Key responsibilities will include:  

Assembly and testing of prototype PCBs, wiring harnesses and devices.
Component selection, schematic capture, and PCB layout.
Schematic capture and PCB layout.
Writing technical documentation.   You will be working on a range of technologies within the analytical and life science instrumentation sector, supporting the development of diverse product ranges.  The relevant candidate can demonstrate:  

Degree or higher in an electronics engineering discipline (Candidates without formal qualifications who can demonstrate relevant experience will also be considered).
Experience of working in the electronics engineering industry.
Experienced in component selection, schematic capture, and PCB layout.
Practical skills; soldering, wire crimping, and assembly of prototype electronics.
Experience of working with firmware engineers to develop electronic systems. The scale and variety of opportunities and technology to work on makes this one of the best and most exciting electronic design opportunities in Central Scotland.  A highly competitive salary and package tailored to your experience is on offer for the right candidate.  However, the chance to be part of something truly unique makes this too good to refuse.
Please send your CV to our retained recruitment partner Katie Hydes at ESS Recruit