- Design and Development
- United Kingdom - Malmesbury Office
Dyson solves the problems others choose to ignore, developing disruptive technologies requiring ever more complex electronics to deliver an increasing product portfolio. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge – more categories, more locations and more people.
Global Electronics Hardware in RDD are at the core of electronics development & product delivery, and as the company has grown and diversified an opportunity has opened for a motivated and experienced Lead PCB engineer to join the busy PCB Engineering Group.
About the Role
Reporting to the UK PCB Manager, you will be part of a busy team and design work will encompass everything from early conceptual prototypes to mass production design. It’s a demanding role and the successful candidate will be an experienced and motivated design engineer, with a proven track record creating robust, reliable high-quality designs; accurately, consistently, on time, every time.
PCB Design encompassing the skills & experience requirements listed below
Ensure PCBA designs are engineered as a part of the overall product, identifying best technologies and practices to suit project requirements and deliver high-quality solutions.
Collaborate with project teams to help generate a specification for each design.
Identify PCB engineering problems and take initiative to generate solutions through a methodical and structured approach, providing technical guidance to others as required.
Challenge & develop Dyson engineering practices to continuously improve technologies, design/product quality & delivery
Consistently apply, and drive adoption of BiC (best-in-class) design principles
Provide PCB technical support to reviews and meetings as required
Proactive support to DfX and CAD optimisation teams
Technical leading for specific projects
Promote consistent working practices & process adherence as part of a global team approach
Act as a role model and provide technical leadership & support
Mentoring & coaching others when required
HNC/HND Engineering or equivalent as a minimum
BEng degree in Electronic Engineering, or other relevant discipline, with a demonstrable level of industrial experience in a relevant industry, desirable
PCB technologies include single sided, double sided & multilayer, Flex technologies, and HDI
Circuit technologies include high power density, analogue, digital, RF, High Speed & PSU’s
Design for high volume, applying an embedded DFM approach & principles
Design for Mains potential voltage, ensuring design compliance to safety requirements
Current carrying up to 40A, thermal management and power density
Design for EMC
Constraint management & schematics
Demonstrable high level of CAD experience and proficiency. Ideally, (but not essential): Siemens EDA (Mentor) Xpedition Enterprise tools / Valor
Understanding of Product Life Management (PLM) systems
Working to tight timescales
Understanding of electronics product design in terms of process and quality
Good familiarity with PCB/PCBA manufacturing processes
CAD: Hyperlynx or Flotherm / Knowledge of EDM
Ability to drive PCB design quality within a multi-functional project team
Working knowledge of relevant IPC standards
Good analytical and problem-solving skills
Methodical & organised approach with attention to detail & accuracy
Self-motivated, with a strong focus on results
Ability to work independently or as an effective team member.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Able to cope with time pressures
Performance related bonus
Company paid Life Insurance
Discounts on Dyson machines
Competitive pension scheme
Flexible benefits programme with a growing range of voluntary benefits, including the ability to purchase additional holidays
27 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays
Free bus travel to and from Malmesbury campus from Bristol, Chippenham and Swindon
Free on-site parking
Subsidized café providing endless free coffee and tea, and a free lunch
Private Medical insurance for all employees
Employee Assistance Program for employee and dependents
Digital GP and prescription service
Electrical vehicle lease scheme options
Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.
We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.