Hardware Design Engineer Visa Sponsorship Uk

January 14, 2024
£35 - £45 / year

Job Description





Nexperia intends to be a $10 billion company by 2030. This goal is achievable through next-generation technologies, continuous progress in manufacturing sustainability, cutting-edge facilities, and, most importantly, investing in our people. We are currently seeking a Hardware Design Engineer to join our team.



What will our Hardware Design Engineer do?

You will be part of a small team of highly trained electronic engineers and project managers that will assist the Quality Labs team in delivering innovative test methodologies for product characterisation and validation. You will report to the Equipment Development Manager.



Among the key responsibilities will be


  • Providing complicated hardware solutions for power semiconductor device characterization


  • Working with Project Managers to provide design specifications based on the needs of stakeholders


  • Being in charge of the development of the Hardware, Firmware, and Software activities


  • Developing analogue and digital designs in accordance with specified specifications


  • Communicating the status of project delivery to key stakeholders (project management, marketing, testing, and application)


  • Through their efforts, junior engineers are supported and mentored.



What our Hardware Designer will require




  • Degree in Electronic Engineering and proven hardware design experience


  • Experience in analogue and digital design


  • Experience with high-speed and high-current design


  • Experience with simulation programmes such as LT Spice, SIMULINK, or others


  • Experience with the entire hardware product lifecycle, from concept to final solution


  • Strong specification drafting skills for development operations that are outsourced


  • Experience in CAD PCB design (Schematic and PCB)


  • Excellent communication skills are required to communicate difficult solutions to less experienced coworkers.




  • Understanding of power semiconductor devices such as MOSFETs, GaN, SiC, and IGBTs


  • Experience in microcontroller programming (ARM, ST, TI, PIC) and VHDL coding


  • Capability to project manage operations from plan delivery to execution, testing, and release


  • Technical leadership experience in complicated development teams


  • Experience developing test equipment


  • Capability to programme in LabVIEW


  • Understanding of automotive certification standards and reliability tests (HTRB, H3TRB, IOL, and so forth).



Why should you work for us?

Compensation and benefits include a competitive base salary, an annual incentive plan, a good contributory pension scheme, a recognition rewards scheme, income protection, 12 times salary life insurance, visa sponsorship, and relocation aid when available.

Hybrid working policy, 33 days annual leave including bank holidays, flexible benefits system, extra sick pay, on-site medical facilities, subsidised canteen, employee assistance programme, retail and entertainment discounts, and a variety of sports and social groups.

Professional Development – Funded academic support up to the PhD level, employee goal setting and development plans, enormous growth potential both internally and globally within the firm, ability to contribute and work with cutting-edge technologies.

Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility – A global commitment to becoming carbon neutral by 2035, collaboration with suppliers that support and adhere to the Nexperia Supplier Code of Conduct, and paid time off for all employees to support charitable activities.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Corporate members of Neurodiversity in Business, Disability Confident Employer, dedicated Employee Resource Groups for Women and Neuroinclusion, and a promise to increase the number of women in management positions to 30% by 2030.

We value diversity as a firm not only because it is the right thing to do, but also because varied teams perform better. Our recruitment process is inclusive and open to all, and we treat all applicants equitably while also providing a safe work environment and reasonable changes as needed.


What happens next?

If you are interested in our Hardware Design Engineer position, please apply today.

We encourage your application even if you do not believe you meet all of the requirements but have relevant experience. This job may not be for you, but the next one might be. Please contact us directly if you have any questions about the position or the company.


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