Embedded Electronics Engineer - Advanced

Summary

Salary
£competitive
Team
Motors and Power Systems, Electronics, Research Engineering
Location
sn16 0rp, Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

Dyson offers a unique opportunity for a talented and experienced Advanced Embedded Electronics Engineer in the Technical Research Team, within Dyson’s Research, Design and Development (RDD) department; based in Malmesbury, Wiltshire, U.K.

Accountabilities

• Working with different product teams to gain an in depth product understanding, while using knowledge of the latest technologies to create innovative electronics systems and solutions. • Researching various sensing, user interface and microcontroller technologies. • Reviewing relevant papers, patents and meeting with companies to keep informed of emerging technologies. • Producing detailed hardware designs (both analogue and digital hardware). • Producing software to exercise hardware. • Building demonstration rigs to convey ideas to others. • Undertaking the thermal management design of electronic systems where applicable. • Ensuring designs can comply with relevant EMC/EMI standards and modifying designs when needed to ensure this is the case. • Developing simulations and algorithms for data processing, modelling and analysis.

Skills

Education and experience: • BEng/MEng degree in Electronic Engineering, or other relevant discipline, or a demonstrable level of industrial experience in a relevant industry. Technical knowledge: Applicants should ideally have experience in the following areas: • Digital hardware design: o Excellent general knowledge of microcontrollers, preferably including ARM Cortex M series. o Knowledge of a wide range of serial interfaces (e.g. I2C, SPI, UART, USB, I2S). o Knowledge of memory devices is desirable e.g. NAND, NOR, SRAM, DDR etc. o Experience of application processors. o Experience of FPGA design. • Analogue hardware design: o Experience of analogue amplification and signal conditioning circuitry. o Design of Op-Amp stages such as differential amplifiers, integrators etc. • Software: o Experience of C/C++ programming for embedded systems. o Use of Matlab or Python for data acquisition, analysis and automation of rigs. o Digital signal processing experience. • Design Tools: o Schematic capture using Altium Designer, Mentor Graphics or other main stream tools. o Use of SPICE based simulation tools such as Simetrix and LTspice. o Design calculation tools such as Mathcad and Microsoft Excel. • Design Techniques: o Circuit simulation and design tolerance analysis. o Good quality engineering process understanding and appreciation. o Device selection - Interpretation of datasheets and knowledge of design methods to confidently select the lowest cost devices while achieving reliability targets. • Lab experience o Experience of working in a laboratory environment

Benefits

27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays

Pension scheme

Performance related bonus

Life assurance

Sport centre

Free on-site parking

Subsidised café and restaurants

Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 04 April 2019