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  • Job reference number:15321432
  • Client ID:RI/AM15619
  • Posted on:09-FEB-2018
  • Location:OFFALY
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Senior Hardware Engineer - County Offaly.

Core Duties & Responsibilities:
• Work as part of the hardware development team, developing robust electronic and mechanical designs which meet the specifications and all required industry standards.
• Follow work instructions to implement the planned solution whilst keeping an open mind to alternative solutions.
• Communicate and work closely with members of the software and embedded software teams to design and develop complete solutions.
• Communicate and work closely with the production team to develop, enhance and maximise efficiencies in the manufacturing process.
• Communicate with and assist the production and service teams to investigate, diagnose and resolve reported hardware issues and failures occurring in the production process and out in the field.
• Report on development activities, progress and issues as appropriate to the senior management team via status reports and team meetings.
• Comply with all company quality processes.
• Arrange, conduct, participate in and contribute to routine hardware design reviews as and when required in order to produce quality products which meet and exceed the agreed and specified requirements.
• Review and agree project timescales with the senior management team.
• Work diligently and professionally to deliver the agreed work products to specification on time.
• Provide development and technical leadership.
• Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of current and future technologies relevant to the company’s products and markets – from overall architecture to low-level technical details.
• Work with and provide schematics to the contract PCB designer.
• Maintain the engineering change database
• Maintain the library of existing hardware designs

Qualifications/Requirements for this role:
• Degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent
Minimum 3 – 5 years' automotive electronics design experience
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Willingness and ability to travel abroad for shows/conferences and to liaise with customers and partners
• Serve as a role model through active use of company methods and standards, excellent team working, excellent communication, and supporting other team members.

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