Principal Hardware Engineer

England, London, West London
12 Feb 2018
12 Mar 2018
1143281 v1
Steven Mitchell
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. This employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in West London


The Principal Hardware Design Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Understanding the hardware requirements and design considerations for signal processing systems
  • Resolving technical problems associated with assigned products
  • Providing design solutions for electrical/electronic equipment, taking into account EMC design.
  • Providing improvement suggestions for the processes and procedures you operate
  • Production of design documentation
  • Identifying and helping manage technical risk in their area within projects and developments.Providing adequate constructive challenge in design reviews to identify and mitigate any key issues.
  • Carrying out engineering activity in accordance with engineering procedures
  • Schematic design and providing guidance for PCB layoutsEnsure compliance to customer and quality requirements
  • Provide support to other engineering functions during development and production.
  • Providing a good level of technical design documentation
  • Providing electrical engineering representation at internal design review
  • Investigation into faults down to component level.
  • Writing of technical reports, specifications and test procedures.


The main duties of the Principal Hardware Design Engineer will be:

  • Ensuring the design requirements are adequately addressed and traced to their source
  • Ensuring that the design can be adequately tested and verified
  • Ensuring the development and manufacturing costs can be minimised.
  • Carrying out engineering activity in accordance with engineering procedures
  • Delivery of work packages to time, cost and quality requirement
  • Ensuring compliance of the design to the technical, business and project requirements and standards
  • Ensuring the design is under suitable configuration control

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.

If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk

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