Design Development Engineer.
Design & Development Engineer
Kingswinford / Dudley - West Midlands
Excellent Salary & Benefits
INTRODUCTION With almost 50 years designing, manufacturing and supplying a wide range of solid state controls for a range of industries; which includes automotive, consumer appliances and industrial applications, my client has gone from strength to strength to become one of the leading companies for controls solutions. Due to sustained growth and the opening of new markets, they are now looking to strengthen their team with a suitably qualified and enthusiastic Design & Development Engineer. THE ROLE As a Design & development Engineer you will: • Be responsible for providing innovative designs and production solutions to meet the needs of a variety of new and existing customers. • Ensure the suitability of the finished design through liaison with other engineers (internal and external)• Drive and develop the design and manufacturing processes to ensure the company remains at the forefront of their market • Design hardware for microprocessor and DSP based embedded systems • Develop software for embedded systems (using C and Assembler)• Design software for PC (using assembler, C and Java)• Development of discreet logic systems (using standard logic and programmable types - EPLDs)• Design of analogue systems (for measurement and control)• Design and development of digital communication systems (Ethernet TCP/IP, Ethernet/IP, DeviceNet, Profibus, Interbus, Modbus/TCPIP etc). • Design of power electronics systems (using Thyristors and IGBTs)• Design of electrical power systems, control gear, protection etc. • Preparing PCN layouts • Design of enclosures, housings and even panel graphics)• Preparation of technical drawings and BOMs • Building and testing prototypes • Involvement in developing manuals and information via the written word
This is an incredibly varied role and includes involvement in all development s...