Senior Hardware Engineer

Base Location: Cambridge, U.K.


We are a 30-person start-up, with strong financial backing, delivering next generation microwave radio communication systems.


We are seeking an experienced hardware design engineer to work as part of a small development team. You will be responsible for designing and developing high speed baseband electronics for radio systems from early concept to volume manufacture.

Key Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for:

  • Hardware development from early concepts, through prototype, functional test and regulatory compliance to high volume manufacture.
  • Design of high speed digital boards comprising microprocessors, FPGAs, memory, transceivers, DACs and ADCs using CAD schematic capture and layout tools.
  • Schematic design entry, PCB layout and library maintenance using schematic entry and layout tools.
  • Providing design related support and assistance for software, regulatory compliance, manufacturing and customer support.
  • Support of existing designs, updating designs for new features, parts obsolescence etc.

Skills & Experience required:

Enthusiasm, pragmatism and the desire to work in a small dynamic team are important, also:

  • Experience in design and development of high speed digital and products.
  • Bringing up processor boards with Linux kernels.
  • Test code development using Python and C.
  • IP Network communications.
  • PSU (DC to DC) and high speed analogue design.
  • Design for manufacture and EMC compliance.
  • Working to tight deadlines.

And it would be useful if you knew something about:

  • FPGA development tools using VHDL or Verilog.
  • JTAG test development.
  • ATE development.
  • Design verification and approvals.
  • RF Design knowledge and experience.

Other requirements:

  • Able to work indefinitely in the UK

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