Graduate Control Electronics Engineer

Graduate Control Electronics Engineer

Permanent - Circa 25k

Southampton, Hampshire


Our client is a leading designer and manufacturer of fiber lasers for use in cutting, welding and marking applications in a wide range of industries.


Job Purpose:

As part of the Electronics & Software engineering team, this role will design and develop hardware, firmware and software solutions, focusing on the control electronics, for a broad range of laser products. Engineering involvement will include full product lifecycle from design and development, prototyping, verification and validation and transfer to manufacture.


Key Areas of Responsibility:

Specification, design and development of control electronics, firmware and software from concept through to production

The production of test plans and manufacturing documentation.

Working in a multidisciplinary team developing fiber lasers to grow their market share as a laser supplier and to introduce higher performance and lower cost products


Required Experience:


Knowledge of control electronic design techniques (digital and analogue).

Knowledge of firmware for microcontrollers (using C) and design techniques.

Knowledge of FPGA and DSP design techniques.

Good I.T. skills i.e. word, excel, power point, etc.



Familiarity with Fiber Optic or Laser based products

Some industry experience.

Knowledge of EU Safety and EMC directives.

Knowledge of power electronics design techniques and circuits.



Good Degree / Masters in Electronic Engineering


Personal Profile:

Ability to work across multiple tasks methodically and efficiently and meet committed timescales

Happy to work in a dynamic environment and adaptable to changes in priorities

Proactive approach to supporting the needs of a development team

Hands-on with creative approach to problem solving and the ability to translate engineering requests into working solutions

Ability to identify and use reference material to help execute tasks

Strong customer focus.

Ability to travel at short notice within and external to the UK.


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Vacancy Details

Posted: 08/03/2018

Ref No: GF4104

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Southampton, Hampshire, UK

Salary: £25000.00 - 28000.00 per annum

Contact: Gemma Feist

Call us on: +44 (0)1329 828 007