Design engineer

Job Ref: 60830
Sector: Aviation
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 14 August 2019
  • Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, UK Stevenage Hertfordshire GBR sg1 2as
  • Competitive
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  • Alex Woodfine
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Power Circuit Design EngineerInterested in working as a Configuration Power Circuit Design Engineer for an Aerospace and Defence Company, this may be the role for you'A vacancy has arisen for a Power Circuit Design Engineer within the Communication Products Group based in Stevenage. The Communication Products Group is responsible for the development of Digital Processors for use in Telecommunication Satellites. The processor functionality ranges from high capacity channelisers, supporting inter-satellite optical data links, to implementing cryptographic algorithms to protect the spacecraft. This demanding role involves developing some of the highest performing digital communication payload equipment available anywhere in the world, and be part of the rapidly expanding UK space sector.The availability of advanced Payload Equipment is the driving force behind the digital telecommunication satellite industry, and the team is a proven world leader in this field. Main Duties & Responsibilities· Technical responsibility for detailed electronic design of analog and power circuits and power interfaces for processor equipment, starting from the customer specification through to delivered flight hardware.· Commissioning of prototype designs at board and unit level, debug, characterisation and design verification.· Generating design concepts and full, detailed circuit design using discrete parts, including experience of component selection, simulation and schematic capture of power circuits. · Designing with consideration of PCB power integrity, board size constraints, thermal dissipations, grounding, fault propagation and electrical safety.· Working closely with the product responsible engineer and PCB layout engineers.· Generation of documentation to support equipment design eg. Worst Case Analysis, Parts Stress Analysis, FMECA.Person Specification· Power electronic design - detailed design and analysis of circuits down to discrete component level· Knowledge of active protection circuits, magnetics, and DC-DC converters, preferably in the range of 100V downwards· Design analyses and experience providing hands-on support to hardware assembly, integration, environmental qualification and production testing.· Experience of schematic design capture and circuit simulation using packages such as - Mentor Graphics Tools (e.g. DxDesigner / CES flow, Expedition, Hyperlynx) Matlab Cadence PSpice

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