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Senior Hardware Engineer

The position of Senior Hardware Engineer is required to play a key role in the design, development, validation, certification and transfer to production of new hardware designs and to maintain and improve existing designs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Hands on hardware design, development, validation and transfer to production of server class systems based on high-speed application processors and supporting multiple high-speed interfaces
  • Contribute to the technical definition of products on the technology roadmap
  • Full lifecycle support of the Kaleao product line
  • Supporting product compliance testing
  • Mentoring of junior engineers

Essential Requirements

  • 7+ years of ARM, Intel or AMD application processor hardware development experience (32/64bit CPUs)
  • Electronics engineering degree or significant relevant experience
  • Experience of high-speed interfaces (e.g. Serial ATA, PCI Express, 10G Ethernet)
  • Experience of power and signal integrity analysis and related tools
  • Detailed design review experience
  • Proven ability to clearly define and execute fault-finding at both the board and system level both during development and for support of product in the field.
  • Schematic Capture and PCB Layout (Ideally based on Cadence tools)
  •  Compliance testing experience (FCC, CE, UL)
  • Design for manufacturing and design for test
  • Hardware board bring up and debugging experience 
  • Inquisitive, self motivated and focused
  • Technical documentation including product specifications, test and assembly procedures

Valued Experience

  • Experience in server class products and/or the embedded market
  • Previous experience with contract manufacturing services
  • Hardware/Mechanical integration
  • Project management experience

Job Type: Full time permanent position 

Location: Cambridge

Salary: Dependent on qualification and experience