Principal Electronics Engineer

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JOB OVERVIEW

Researches, designs and develops electronics and software/firmware for state-of-the-art laser products focusing on designing innovative solutions to build effective products for customers. Owns design decisions within the electronics and software teams. Ensures communication with the wider project throughout the test, documentation and handover phases. Responsible for leading the field of electronics engineering development in the company in a multinational team of Principal Engineers.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Working with other disciplines, responsible for: designing new laser systems from concept through to manufacture, testing and writing of assembly instructions and bills of materials. Works with team of laser engineers and ensures correct controls, procedures and specifications are maintained. Considers customer requirements over the design lifecycle. Works collaboratively with engineering and project teams to achieve solutions. Ensures deliveries are met within project deadlines. Manages relevant parts of engineering projects. Carries out tolerance calculations were required. Ensures design can be manufactured with satisfactory yield and cost in close collaboration with suppliers. Finds and selects suppliers, e.g. for new capabilities. Assembles the first prototypes to ensure specification is met. Capable of programming in C, VHDL etc to support circuit design. Ensures documentation and release of all work via PLM/PDM and other company systems. Ensures products meet all relevant safety and compliance standards through testing and documentation as required. Works to continuously improve product design, production and cost efficiency.

KEY INTERACTIONS

Senior Engineering Manager. Team leader. Engineering Team. Production. Project managers. Purchasing. Marketing and Suppliers

LEADERSHIP EXPECTATIONS

Manages the organizational people objectives. Responsible for implementing and managing organizational goals and objectives. Reports on progress of initiatives. Works with team and monitors performance to plan. Manages relationships professionally. Responsible for working collaboratively across different disciplines. Mentors less experienced engineers. May write or edit policy in specialist area. Can suggest and implement process improvements.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

PhD in Electronics or similar level of relevant experience.

SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED

Works collaboratively to achieve successful solutions. Ability to take ownership for and lead product development in electronics and software. An experienced engineer skilled at communicating with management, other engineering disciplines and team members. Excellent data analysis and problem-solving skills. High level of attention to detail and commitment to quality and reliability. Excellent team player with practical and methodical working practices. Expert in electronic engineering or software engineering. Strong organizational skills to be able to work on multiple concurrent activities. Innovative. Can work independently and mange time effectively.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

Greater than 10 years of experience in developing electronics or firmware for embedded systems over the complete product life cycle. Knowledge of laser systems is desirable. Detailed knowledge of state of the art electronic and software technologies. Experience of working with external partners. Experience with tolerance calculations. Experience documenting design and instructions. Experience of creating cost effective solutions.

TRAVEL EXPECTATIONS

Up to 15% annually, potentially globally.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Business English is required.

Do you want to make an impact?

Help the Einsteins of tomorrow realize their dreams! Our customers use our fiber lasers and photonic crystal fibers for a wide range of applications from display repair over quantum computing and cancer research to space exploration. As pioneers of supercontinuum lasers, we have innovation in our DNA. And we constantly reimagine how our products can be used and improved.

With more than 30 nationalities, we are a diverse group. But we have a lot in common. We are curious, respectful, and we aim to make a difference in the World. We employ some of the best minds in the industry and would love to have you on board. Join us! Together, we can make an impact.

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